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Jesus Flores has participated fully in camp and is ready to play in games.
Around the same time, Jesus Flores will take his spot behind the plate, drawing far fewer eyes. Make no mistake, though: Flores' first appearance in a big-league game in nearly two years is in its own way just as significant a development as Harper's ballyhooed debut.
Sidelined since May 2009 with a major shoulder injury, Flores is finally healthy again and ready to resume a career that looked like it was about to take off before he got hurt.
"I'm excited about it," the 26-year-old catcher said. "I want to show everybody that Jesus Flores is back. It's not a shoulder issue anymore. For me, it's done. It's over with."
Read my full story on Flores on CSNwashington.com.