Winnefeld Joins Troops for Military Appreciation Day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Navy Adm. James A. Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks with members of the U.S. Naval Academy football team during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. Winnefeld threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Washington Nationals-Cincinnati Reds game. The Nationals beat the Reds 6-3.  DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Navy Adm. James A. Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, poses with members from the U.S. Naval Academy football team during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Washington Nationals racing president George Washington visits attendees during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Washington Nationals team associates prepare the field during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Wounded warriors and military members wave their hats during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Navy Adm. James A. Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, his wife, Mary, political commentator Bill O'Reilly, and Willie Robertson, chief executive officer of the Duck Dynasty reality show, pose with wounded warriors during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Members from the U.S. Army Band, known as "Pershing's Own," sing the national anthem while the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment color guard presents the colors during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Screech, the Washington Nationals’ mascot, renders honors during the playing of the national anthem on military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Navy Adm. James A. Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks with a service member during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Navy Adm. James A. Winnefeld Jr., right, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper before throwing out the opening pitch during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega
  • Navy Adm. James A. Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, throws out the opening pitch during military appreciation day at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2013. DOD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sun L. Vega