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Denard Span of the Washington Nationals slides safely into second base for a double as Darwin Barney  waits for the ball during the first inning at Nationals Park (Credit: Rob Carr, Getty Images)

Cubs Use Unearned Run To Rally Past Nationals 2-1

Alfonso Soriano scored the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning on a throwing error by catcher Kurt Suzuki, and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 Sunday.