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Houston Astros' Brett Wallace walks off the field after flying out with two men on base to give the Washington Nationals a 3-2 win in the 12th inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)
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Houston Astros' Brett Wallace walks off the field after flying out with two men on base to give the Washington Nationals a 3-2 win in the 12th inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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