Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche (25) tosses the ball to pitcher Chien-Ming Wang (40) for an out in the fifth inning, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, in Washington, DC. Washington Nationals lose to the Los Angeles Dodgers 6 to 7 in the second game of the doubleheader at National Park (Craig Bisacre/The Washington Times)

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Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche (25) tosses the ball to pitcher Chien-Ming Wang (40) for an out in the fifth inning, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, in Washington, DC. Washington Nationals lose to the Los Angeles Dodgers 6 to 7 in the second game of the doubleheader at National Park (Craig Bisacre/The Washington Times)