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The Washington Nationals and starting pitcher Chien-Ming Wang appear to be on the verge of a new contract. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Chien-Ming Wang will pitch in the first game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Chien-Ming Wang (40) from Taiwan throws a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park in Washington, Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington's Jesus Flores is forced at second by Atlanta's Dan Uggla during the fifth inning.

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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Chien-Ming Wang (40) from Taiwan throws a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park in Washington, Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Chien-Ming Wang talks with catcher Wilson Ramos during the first inning against the Mets. Wang gave up all four of his earned runs in the first inning as the Nats fell to the Mets, 8-5. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Chien-Ming Wang made his first start in more than two years, after undergoing surgery on his shoulder to repair a torn capsule, against the New York Mets on July 29, 2011. The Nats and Wang agreed to a new one-year contract Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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Chien-Ming Wang won 19 games each season in 2006 and 2007, relying on a sinker that was considered among the best in baseball. (Jenny Kane/ The (Harrisburg, Pa.) Patriot-News)

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Chien-Ming Wang, (left), shown with Class AA Harrisburg pitching coach Randy Tomlin, on Friday will make his first major league start since having shoulder surgery in 2009. He's made six minor league starts (below) during the past month to prepare for the occasion. (Jenny Kane/The (Harrisburg, Pa.) Patriot-News)

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Chien-Ming Wang will start Friday for the Washington Nationals against the New York Mets. (Associated Press)

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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Chien-Ming Wang of Taiwan goes through a bunt drill during a spring training workout on Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, in Viera, Fla. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)