Today’s Nationals-Reds lineups

Davey Johnson mixed up the Nationals’ lineup again today, moving Jayson Werth back to right field, keeping Michael Morse in left and, as expected, giving Ryan Zimmerman a day off. On the mound, Jordan Zimmermann will hit his 160-inning limit and make his final start this season. Here are the full lineups, with an explanation of all the moves coming up in a bit.


1. Ian Desmond, SS

2. Jayson Werth, RF

3. Rick Ankiel, CF

4. Michael Morse, LF

5. Danny Espinosa, 2B

6. Laynce Nix, 1B

7. Jessu Flores, C

8. Alex Cora, 3b

9. Jordan Zimmermann, SP


1. Brandon Phillips, 2B

2. Fred Lewis, LF

3. Joey Votto, 1B

4. Jay Bruce, RF

5. Todd Frazier, 3B

6. Drew Stubbs, CF

7. Ryan Hanigan, C

8. Paul Janish, SS

9. Johnny Cueto, SP

Adam Kilgore covers national sports for the Washington Post. Previously he served as the Post's Washington Nationals beat writer from 2010 to 2014.


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