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Make it four in a row

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All but three of the streaks of four straight home runs in MLB his­tory have taken place since 2006. Here are the seven be­fore the Na­tion­als’ pair:

Di­a­mond­backs: Aug. 11, 2010

Adam LaRoche, Miguel Mon­tero, Mark Reynolds and Stephen Drew in fourth in­ning vs. Brew­ers

White Sox: Aug. 14, 2008

Jim Thome, Paul Kon­erko, Alexei Ramirez and Juan Uribe in sixth in­ning vs. Roy­als

Red Sox: April 22, 2007

Manny Ramirez, J.D. Drew, Mike Lowell and Ja­son Varitek in third in­ning vs. Yan­kees

Dodgers: Sept. 18, 2006

Jeff Kent, J.D. Drew, Rus­sell Martin and Mar­lon An­der­son in ninth in­ning vs. Padres

Twins: May 2, 1964

Tony Oliva, Bob Allison, Jim­mie Hall and Har­mon Kille­brew in

11th in­ning vs. Ath­let­ics

In­di­ans: July 31, 1963

Woodie Held, Pe­dro Ramos, Tito Fran­cona and Larry Brown in sixth in­ning of Game 2 of dou­ble­header vs. An­gels

Braves: June 8, 1961

Eddie Mathews, Hank Aaron, Joe Ad­cock and Frank Thomas in sev­enth in­ning vs. Reds

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