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LaRoche continues to make case for All-Star bid

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CHICAGO -- Adam LaRoche continues to be the Nationals' strongest position-player candidate to make the All-Star Game.

LaRoche led the team in hitting (.306) and on-base percentage (.421) and is third in home runs (9) entering Thursday. He's posted a .292/.421/.458 line since May 25, when he came off the DL after missing two weeks with a strained right quad.

Fans can cast their votes for starters at MLB.com -- online or on a mobile device -- using the 2014 All-Star Game MLB.com Ballot Sponsored by Experian until Thursday, July 3, at 11:59 p.m. ET. The 2014 All-Star Game will be played at Target Field on Tuesday, July 15 on FOX.

Joe Popely is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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