Washington Nationals welcome, honor Wounded Warriors, service members

By Staff Sgt. Teddy WadeOctober 11, 2012

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and former Army Staff Sgt. Brian Keaton Sr. clap for the Nationals during their game against the Cardinals at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
1 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and former Army Staff Sgt. Brian Keaton Sr. clap for the Nationals during their game against the Cardinals at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and wife Linda pose for a photograph with Wounded Warriors at the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012.  Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
2 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and wife Linda pose for a photograph with Wounded Warriors at the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
A joint service honor guard participate in the opening ceremony for the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
3 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A joint service honor guard participate in the opening ceremony for the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno shows a baseball to Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the first Nationals manager in 2005 and '06, during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012.  Robinson was honored with throwing the first pitch prior to the game. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
4 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno shows a baseball to Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the first Nationals manager in 2005 and '06, during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Robinson was honored with throwing the first pitch prior to the game. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Nationals' manager Davey Johnson shakes the hands of his players prior to the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
5 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Nationals' manager Davey Johnson shakes the hands of his players prior to the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno hands the first baseball to pitcher Edwin Jackson prior to the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
6 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno hands the first baseball to pitcher Edwin Jackson prior to the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Thousands of Nationals fans cheer for their team during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
7 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Thousands of Nationals fans cheer for their team during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Former Army Staff Sgt. Brian Keaton Sr. is honored with an standing ovation during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Keaton is a combat veteran with multiple deployments to Iraq. He suffers from frequent seizures, and that keeps him from traveling much. He is a patient at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., and baseball, his life-long love, has aided his recovery.
8 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Former Army Staff Sgt. Brian Keaton Sr. is honored with an standing ovation during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Keaton is a combat veteran with multiple deployments to Iraq. He suffers from frequent seizures, and that keeps him from traveling much. He is a patient at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., and baseball, his life-long love, has aided his recovery. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Nationals' manager Davey Johnson hugs former Army Staff Sgt. Brian Keaton Sr., during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Keaton is a combat veteran with multiple deployments to Iraq. He suffers from frequent seizures, and that keeps him from traveling much. He is a patient at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., and baseball, his life-long love, has aided his recovery.
9 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Nationals' manager Davey Johnson hugs former Army Staff Sgt. Brian Keaton Sr., during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Keaton is a combat veteran with multiple deployments to Iraq. He suffers from frequent seizures, and that keeps him from traveling much. He is a patient at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., and baseball, his life-long love, has aided his recovery. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Air Force Master Sgt. Ryan Carson sings the National Anthem during the opening ceremony for the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
10 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Air Force Master Sgt. Ryan Carson sings the National Anthem during the opening ceremony for the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the first Nationals manager in 2005 and '06, throws the first pitch prior to the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012.
11 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the first Nationals manager in 2005 and '06, throws the first pitch prior to the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno meets former Army Staff Sgt. Brian Keaton Sr. during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Keaton is a combat veteran with multiple deployments to Iraq. He suffers from frequent seizures, and that keeps him from traveling much. He is a patient at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., and baseball, his life-long love, has aided his recovery.
12 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno meets former Army Staff Sgt. Brian Keaton Sr. during the Nationals vs Cardinals game at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. Keaton is a combat veteran with multiple deployments to Iraq. He suffers from frequent seizures, and that keeps him from traveling much. He is a patient at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., and baseball, his life-long love, has aided his recovery. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Nationals players line up in the field at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans.
13 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Nationals players line up in the field at Nationals Stadium in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10, 2012. This is the first major league postseason game in Washington since the 1933 World Series with the Washington Senators. Wounded Warriors and active duty military service members were honored during the game with a standing ovation by fans. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade) VIEW ORIGINAL