Democrats and Republicans took the field for the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park, a day after a gunman opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for the ballgame.
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Patrick Conroy, Chaplain of the House of Representatives, leads Democrats and Republicans in prayer before they face off in the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park in Washington.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Minority Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speak before the game.
Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) carries the trophy after the victorious Democrats presented it to the Republicans. The Democrats won the game, 11-2, but loaned the trophy to the Republicans until Scalise is better. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Special Agent David Bailey of the U.S. Capitol Police, wounded in Wednesday\'s attack, is seen with former Yankees manager Joe Torre, as he throws out the first pitch. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
Rep. Tom Rooney (R-FL) lies on the field after a ball hit him in the face. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Ivanka Trump, Assistant to President Donald Trump, gestures to the crowd next to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin prior to the game. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
A Republican supporter holds up a sign supporting House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA).
Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) trips over first base as Rep. Tom Rooney (R-FL) chases the ball.
Members of the crowd stand for the National Anthem. Nearly 25,000 tickets were sold for the game and it was on track to raise more than $1 million, roughly double what it did last year, organizers said. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
Rep. Roger Williams (R-TX), who was injured in Wednesday\'s attack on the Republican team, coaches. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
Katie Lewis carries Ellie Brooker, 14 months old. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) greets Director of the Office of Management Mick Mulvaney. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
A supporter of Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX) cheers. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Democrats and Republicans greet each other after the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Rep. Mark Walker (R-NC) grounds out to end the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
A Republican supporter holds up an American flag before the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry greets Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX), manager of the Republican team, prior to the game. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
Members of the Republican team pray before the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Kevin Brady (R-TX), Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, takes the field. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Former LA Dodgers first baseman Steve Garvey (L) speaks with Rep. Mike Bishop (R-MI). REUTERS/Joshua Roberts