Today’s Nationals-Mets lineups

(John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

(John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

The Nationals play their second of three night game this week. Despite a scorching start to the Grapefruit League, Bryce┬áHarper isn’t in the lineup and gets a day off. Kurt Suzuki, Jayson Werth and Adam LaRoche make their second appearance in as many days.

Nationals

1. Denard Span, CF

2. Kurt Suzuki, C

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Ian Desmond, SS

6. Danny Espinosa, 2B

7. Tyler Moore, LF

8. Anthony Rendon, 3B

9. Chad Tracy, DH

– SP Stephen Strasburg

Pitching order:

Stephen Strasburg

Zach Duke

Yunesky Maya

Bill Bray

Ryan Mattheus

Patrick McCoy

Brandon Mann

Mets

1. Jordany Valdespin, 2B

2. Collin Cowgill, CF

3. Mike Baxter, RF

4. Andrew Brown, DH

5. Kirk Nieuwenhuis, LF

6. Travis d’Arnaud, C

7. Brandon Hicks, 1B

8. Omar Quintanilla, SS

9. Brian Bixler, 3B

– SP Rafael Montero (RHP)

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