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Photo by: Paul Connors

In this April 7, 2010, photo, Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Adam LaRoche catches a throw during a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Phoenix. A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that the Washington Nationals and free-agent first baseman LaRoche have agreed to a two-year contract, pending a physical. (AP Photo/Paul Connors)

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