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- Pregnancies decline overall, up among older women
- Pentagon plans to destroy Syrian chemical arms on ship at sea
- Paris Metro issues ‘politeness manual’ to improve passengers’ behavior
- Justin Bieber, crew detained at Australian airport in drug search
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Nats’ Harper sprains ankle; Riggleman says he’s ‘fine’
“The little bit of information I got was that he’s fine,” said Nationals manager Jim Riggleman. “Just turned his ankle and he’s fine.”
Harper passed along the same reassurance, tweeting late Monday: “Everybody thank you for all the kind words and thoughts about me getting better! I feel good and I expect to be out there asap! :)”
The Nationals‘ No. 1 pick in the 2010 draft, Harper spent most of the spring’s first four weeks in major league camp, but was optioned to Single-A Hagerstown on March 12 and has been in minor league camp since then.
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