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2018 Congressional Baseball Game: Steve Scalise returns, holds the day in midst of Democratic blowout

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The Democrats won 21-5, but all that mattered was the first play of the game: a 4-3 putout initiated by Steve Scalise. One pitch in, the result of the 57th Congressional Baseball game became irrelevant. The first pitch that Mark Walker fired for the Republicanssome amalgamation of a fastball and a curveballmet the bat of Democratic leadoff hitter Raul Ruiz, who softly grounded it straight to second baseman Steve Scalise .
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Steve Scalise Records First Out as He Returns to Field on Anniversary of Shooting

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Mr. Scalise, a Louisiana representative who was shot when a gunman opened fire on the Republican team's practice last year, briefly appeared at second base during the congressional baseball game.
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Scalise makes play on anniversary of baseball practice shooting

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Scalise threw out Rep. Raul Ruiz off the first pitch of the game.
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