Today’s Nationals-Cardinals lineups

(John McDonnel/The Washington Post)

The Nationals send their usual lineup against Cardinals right-hander Adam Wainwright. With a win, the Nationals could notch their 80th of the season, their total from last season. 

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1. Jayson Werth, RF

2. Bryce Harper, CF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Michael Morse, LF

6. Ian Desmond, SS

7. Danny Espinosa, 2B

8. Kurt Suzuki, C

9. Gio Gonzalez, SP



1. CF Jon Jay, CF

2. Carlos Beltran, RF

3. Matt Holliday, LF

4.1B Allen Craig, 1B

5. Yadier Molina, C

6. David Freese, 3B

7. Skip Schumaker, 2B

8 .Pete Kozma, SS

9. Adam Wainwright, SP

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