Washington Nationals vs St. Louis Cardinals

Washington Nationals vs St. Louis Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Ryan Franklin rubs the baseball as he watches Washington Nationals Laynce Nix round the bases after hitting a solo home run in the eigth inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on April 20, 2011. Franklin was recently moved from the closer position to a relief pitcher. Washington won the game 8-6. UPI/Bill Greenblatt