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Congressional Baseball Game

Democrats and Republicans took the field for the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park, a day after a gunman opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for the ballgame.

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Congressional Baseball Game

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  1. Congressional Baseball Game

  2. Patrick Conroy, Chaplain of the House of Representatives, leads Democrats and Republicans in prayer before they face off in the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park in Washington.

  3. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Minority Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speak before the game.

  4. Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) carries the trophy after the victorious Democrats presented it to the Republicans. The Democrats won the game, 11-2, but loaned the trophy to the Republicans until Scalise is better. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  5. Special Agent David Bailey of the U.S. Capitol Police, wounded in Wednesday's attack, is seen with former Yankees manager Joe Torre, as he throws out the first pitch. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

  6. Rep. Tom Rooney (R-FL) lies on the field after a ball hit him in the face. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  7. Ivanka Trump, Assistant to President Donald Trump, gestures to the crowd next to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin prior to the game. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

  8. A Republican supporter holds up a sign supporting House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA).

  9. Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) trips over first base as Rep. Tom Rooney (R-FL) chases the ball.

  10. Members of the crowd stand for the National Anthem. Nearly 25,000 tickets were sold for the game and it was on track to raise more than $1 million, roughly double what it did last year, organizers said. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

  11. Rep. Nanette Barragan (D-CA) hits the ball for a single.

  12. Rep. Roger Williams (R-TX), who was injured in Wednesday's attack on the Republican team, coaches. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

  13. Katie Lewis carries Ellie Brooker, 14 months old. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  14. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) greets Director of the Office of Management Mick Mulvaney. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  15. Rep. Tony Cardenas (D-CA) makes a catch. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

  16. Rep. Patrick Meehan (R-PA) pitches. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

  17. A supporter of Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX) cheers. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  18. Rep. Ryan Costello (R-PA) throws to first. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

  19. Democrats and Republicans greet each other after the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  20. Rep. Mark Walker (R-NC) grounds out to end the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  21. A Republican supporter holds up an American flag before the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  22. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry greets Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX), manager of the Republican team, prior to the game. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

  23. Members of the Republican team pray before the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  24. Kevin Brady (R-TX), Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, takes the field. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  25. A Republican supporter waits for the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  26. A Democratic supporter waits in line. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  27. Former LA Dodgers first baseman Steve Garvey (L) speaks with Rep. Mike Bishop (R-MI). REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  28. Republican supporters wait for the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  29. Police officers check boxes before the game. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

  30. Rep. Ryan Costello (R-PA) practices. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

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