Nationals-Marlins lineups

Bryce Harper is back in the lineup after missing yesterday’s game with the flu. Denard Span is still out with the flu but could be used late in the game in a pinch, Manager Davey Johnson said. Danny Espinosa (sore right wrist)  looks 50-50 for a Friday return, Johnson said.

Nationals

1. Jayson Werth, RF

2. Steve Lombardozzi, 2B

3. Bryce Harper, LF

4. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

5. Adam LaRoche, 1B

6. Ian Desmond, SS

7. Roger Bernadina, CF

8. Kurt Suzuki, C

9. Ross Detwiler, SP

Marlins

1. Juan Pierre, LF

2. Donovan Solano, 2B

3. Placido Polanco, 3B

4. Justin Ruggiano, CF

5. Greg Dobbs, 1B

6. Austin Kearns, RF

7. Miguel Olivo, C

8. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS

9. Ricky Nolasco, SP

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