Nationals Lose Slugfest to Orioles

Washington Nationals center fielder Trea Turner slides back to first base as Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis awaits a pickoff attempt during the Orioles' 10-8 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, Aug. 24 at Nationals Park in southeast D.C. /Photo by John E. De Freitas
Washington Nationals center fielder Trea Turner slides back to first base as Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis awaits a pickoff attempt during the Orioles' 10-8 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, Aug. 24 at Nationals Park in southeast D.C. /Photo by John E. De Freitas
World champion swimmer and Maryland native Katie Ledecky, who won four gold medals at this summer's Rio Olympics, throws the first pitch before Washington Nationals-Baltimore Orioles game at Nationals Park in southeast D.C. on Wednesday, Aug. 24 as Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper holds her medals. /Photo by John E. De Freitas Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado acknowledges the crowd after hitting a home run in the first inning of the Orioles' 10-8 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, Aug. 24 at Nationals Park in southeast D.C. /Photo by John E. De Freitas Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis slides into second base after doubling in the first inning of the Orioles' 10-8 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, Aug. 24 at Nationals Park in southeast D.C. /Photo by John E. De Freitas Washington Nationals center fielder Trea Turner slides back to first base as Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis awaits a pickoff attempt during the Orioles' 10-8 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, Aug. 24 at Nationals Park in southeast D.C. /Photo by John E. De Freitas Washington Nationals left fielder Jayson Werth is forced out at second base in a double-play attempt during the Baltimore Orioles' 10-8 win over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, Aug. 24 at Nationals Park in southeast D.C. /Photo by John E. De Freitas