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TONIGHT’S BEST BET ON TV

Philadelphia and Washington close out a three-game series at RFK. 7 p.m., MASN

HE SAID WHAT?

“It just means I’ve been around a long time, that’s all.” — Atlanta manager Bobby Cox on his record 132nd career ejection

AREA POWER RANKINGS

1. TODD WADE

Who knew Redskins fans would be pining for the return of Derrick Dockery? Wade’s debut at left guard last week wasn’t great. But he remains the team’s only option … for now.

2. RYAN ZIMMERMAN

There’s no question the Nationals third baseman can field as well as anybody in baseball. But his 18 errors are already three more than all of last year.

3. RALPH FRIEDGEN

Your boss at Maryland is talking with Navy about playing a football game. Make it happen, Ralph. The Terps and Mids (only 30 miles apart) should play every September.

4. JASON GARRETT

Our ninth candidate to replace Joe Gibbs should he retire at season’s end. The new Dallas offensive coordinator might impress The Danny after the Cowboys win the NFC East this year.

5. ALANA BEARD

The Mystics’ star scored 28 points the other night against Connecticut. Remember when the team was like 0-for-the-season? Now it’s 15-17 and could make the playoffs.

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