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Dems, GOP united on field at Congressional baseball game one day after shooting

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Democrats and Republicans came together Thursday night at the Congressional baseball game one day after a gunman attacked members of the GOP at a team practice earlier this week.

GOP House Whip Steve Scalise remains in critical condition and is undergoing repeated surgery at a facility where he is recovering from a gunshot.

The annual GOP-Democrats baseball game raises money for charity. This year, both parties raised more than $1 million for the Congressional Sports for Charity.

President Donald Trump delivered a message before the game: "This game is always an important moment for both parties to come together to support charity, build friendships and celebrate our national past time," he said.

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Rev. Patrick J. Conroy, Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives, prays as both teams kneel, before the Congressional baseball game, Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Washington. The annual GOP-Democrats baseball game raises money for charity. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Republicans and Democrats took a knee to pray for Scalise before the game.

David Bailey, 1 of 2 officers injured in the Virginia attack, threw out the first pitch.

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Republican manager Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, holds the trophy that was given to him to place in the office Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., by Democratic manager Rep. Mike Doyle, D-Pa., after the Congressional baseball game, Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Washington. The annual GOP-Democrats baseball game raises money for charity. The democrats won 11-2. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

The Democrats defeated Republicans 11-2, but then gave the winning trophy back to the Republicans to put in Rep. Steve Scalise's office.

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