Plenty of spring in his step

FIRST PHOTO: Washington Nationals catcher Kurt Suzuki, a Baldwin High School alumnus, can’t hold on to the ball while making a tag on the Miami Marlins’ Placido Polanco in the sixth inning of a spring-training baseball game on Wednesday at Jupiter, Fla. The Nationals won 7-5.

SECOND PHOTO: Suzuki takes a cut during the fourth inning.

THIRD PHOTO: Suzuki gets a good look at a pitch in the sixth inning.