Washington Nationals left fielder Jonny Gomes is applauded by fans after making a running catch on a flyball by Cincinnati Reds' Joey Votto to end the fifth inning on Thursday. Gomes also had a two-run single in the Nationals' 3-1 win. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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Washington Nationals left fielder Jonny Gomes is applauded by fans after making a running catch on a flyball by Cincinnati Reds' Joey Votto to end the fifth inning on Thursday. Gomes also had a two-run single in the Nationals' 3-1 win. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)