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Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth (28) is met by Jose Lobaton (59) at the plate after they scored on a three-run home run by Werth during the sixth inning of the MLB National League baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth (28) is met by Jose Lobaton (59) at the plate after they scored on a three-run home run by Werth during the sixth inning of the MLB National League baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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