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Washington Nationals pitcher Dan Haren tosses the ball to first after fielding a grounder by Houston Astros' Jose Altuve during the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2013, in Viera, Fla. Altuve was out at first on the play. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Photo by: David J. Phillip
Washington Nationals pitcher Dan Haren tosses the ball to first after fielding a grounder by Houston Astros' Jose Altuve during the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2013, in Viera, Fla. Altuve was out at first on the play. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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