Houston Astros starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez pitches in the second inning against Washington Nationals catcher Jesus Flores on July 12, 2008 at Nationals Park in Washington. The Astros defeated the Nationals 6-4. (UPI Photo/Mark Goldman)
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