Joey Votto led off the 14th inning with his second home run of the game, lifting the Cincinnati Reds over the Washington Nationals 5-4 Sunday.
Votto hit a full-count pitch from Collin Balester (1-3) into the left-field bleachers to push the Reds over .500 for the first time since July 3.
His second career game-ending homer sent the Nationals to a sixth straight loss, tying their season high.
Johnny Cueto and five Reds relievers combined for 19 strikeouts,tying the team record. Cueto fanned 11 in seven innings.
Bill Bray (4-2) allowed one hit in the 14th to get the win.
Washington manager Davey Johnson and bench coach Pat Corrales and Reds manager Dusty Baker all were ejected.