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WATCH LIVE: 2017 Congressional Baseball Game For Charity underway

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The annual Congressional Baseball Game, which dates to 1909 and is a summertime tradition on Capitol Hill, will be played Thursday night despite Wednesday's shooting at the GOP squad's practice in Alexandria, Virginia.

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It's an annual tradition in which aging former Little Leaguers don their spikes and dust off their gloves in a game played for bragging rights and to benefit several charities. It's also a somewhat rare example of bipartisanship in an increasingly polarized Washington.

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