Other interesting stories in The Washington Post:

Drake LaRoche at Nats training camp. (John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

Drinking sparkling cider with Bryce Harper, shagging fly balls hit by Ryan Zimmerman, getting haircuts from country star Jason Aldean: Is Drake LaRoche the luckiest 11-year-old boy in America? Meet Adam LaRoche’s son who spends a chunk of his year as the Nationals’ unofficial 26th man, reports Adam Kilgore.

In other news: The enduring friendship between Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell started when they sat all night on the floor of D.C.’s old Childe Harold, talking about music. Finally, they’ve recorded an album together, reports Allison Stewart. . . . A Baltimore Raven joins other “stars” in the new “Dancing With the Stars” cast.

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