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Ian Desmond hammered his 10th homer of the season Friday, a three-run shot for his only hit in four at-bats of the Nationals 9-2 win over the Rangers.

Desmond hit his third home run over his last seven games and fifth of the month. The three RBI raised his total to 32 on the season to go with 24 runs scored and four stolen bases (two over his last seven games).ANALYST: Michael Pichan