D.C., Maryland and Virginia candidates make the final turn and head down the home stretch toward Election Day.
Guest Host: Matthew Felling
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- Will Carroll Writer, Baseball Prospectus; and co-author of "The Juice: The Real Story of Baseball's Drug Problem" (Ivan R. Dee, publisher)
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