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Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond leaps over sliding Philadelphia Phillies base runner Juan Pierre at second base as he watches the completion of a double play on Shane Victorio's infield grounder during the fifth inning of a Major League Baseball game at Nationals Park in Washington on Sunday, May 6, 2012. The Phillies defeated the Nationals 9-3. (AP Photo/Richard Lipski)
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Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond leaps over sliding Philadelphia Phillies base runner Juan Pierre at second base as he watches the completion of a double play on Shane Victorio's infield grounder during the fifth inning of a Major League Baseball game at Nationals Park in Washington on Sunday, May 6, 2012. The Phillies defeated the Nationals 9-3. (AP Photo/Richard Lipski)

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