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Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth (28) escapes from his teammates after being mobbed for hitting the game-winning single during the 13th inning against the Cincinnati Reds on Friday, April 13, 2012, in Washington. The Nationals won 2-1. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth (28) strikes out in the second inning. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth is looking to rebound from a 2011 season in which he batted just .232. He had 20 home runs, 58 RBI and 19 stolen bases in his first year of a seven-year, $126 million contract. (Associated Press)

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Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth hits a solo home run in the fourth inning of a spring training game against the New York Mets in Port St. Lucie, Fla., Wednesday, March 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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Jayson Werth made his rehab debut with the Potomac Nationals on Saturday and went 1-for-3 with an RBI. (Associated Press)

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Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth struggled in his first season with the club, batting .232 with 20 homeruns and 58 RBI. He also had a .330 on-base percentage. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Washington Nationals' Michael Morse celebrates by throwing a rosin bag at teammate Jayson Werth, left, with Jonny Gomes looking on after defeating the Houston Astros 4-3 in 11 innings on Friday, Sept. 9, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Washington Nationals Ryan Zimmerman is greeted at home by teammates Michael Morse and Jayson Werth after hitting a solo homer against Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake in the sixth inning Tuesday, Aug., 16, 2011. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth follows through on a three-run home run during the first inning against the New York Mets on Saturday. The Nats won 3-0. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

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Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth struggled mightily in his first year after signing a seven- year, $126 million deal last offseason. (Associated Press)

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Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth (left) reacts after striking out to end the game as Dodgers catcher Dioner Navarro celebrates. Chad Billingsley (below) allowed two hits, struck out 10 and walked two in seven innings, leading Los Angeles to a 3-1 win in the rubber match of the three-game series. (Associated Press)

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associated press Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth, left, reacts after striking out for the last out as Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Dioner Navarro, right, celebrates during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 24, 2011, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

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ASSOCIATED PRESS Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth sits dejectedly after being unable to catch a ball from Humberto Quintero, who subsequently scored the winning run.

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ASSOCIATED PRESS Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth sits dejectedly after being unable to catch a ball from Humberto Quintero, who subsequently scored the winning run.

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Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth is batting .218 with 11 home runs and 33 RBI this season. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth (28) pauses during an at-bat during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Wednesday, July 6, 2011, in Washington. Werth flew out to right field. Werth, the Nationals major off season free agent acquisition, went 0 for 4 for the second night in a row, dropping his season batting average to .218. The Nationals won 5-4. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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ASSOCIATED PRESS Right fielder Jayson Werth scores on a wild pitch in the 10th inning of Monday's game. Werth stole third to set the stage for the Nationals' 5-4 Independence Day victory over the Chicago Cubs.

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Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth has benefited from moving into the leadoff spot in the lineup. He has hit home runs in each of the past two games. (Associated Press)

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Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth tips his cap to the crowd in the first inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday, May 3, 2011, in Philadelphia. Werth was playing his first game in Philadelphia since signing with the Nationals. The Phillies won 4-1. (AP Photo/H. Rumph Jr)

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Jayson Werth has been a key reason for the different feel to the start of the Washington Nationals' 2011 season. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)