Washington Nationals Bryce Harper is greeted at the dugout by Rick Eckstein (4) after his solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning. The Nationals defeated the Mets 5-2. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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Washington Nationals Bryce Harper is greeted at the dugout by Rick Eckstein (4) after his solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning. The Nationals defeated the Mets 5-2. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)