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Atlanta Braves' Martin Prado, left, is run down on his way to the plate by Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman (11) during the eighth inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader, Saturday, July 21, 2012, in Washington. The Braves won 4-0. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Photo by: Carolyn Kaster
Atlanta Braves' Martin Prado, left, is run down on his way to the plate by Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman (11) during the eighth inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader, Saturday, July 21, 2012, in Washington. The Braves won 4-0. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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