Reds at Nationals discussion thread: Game 22


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Manager Davey Johnson again tweaked the lineup and inserted Steve Lombardozzi and moved Jayson Werth to the heart of the order. Gio Gonzalez (1-1, 5.85 ERA) makes the start, looking to steady himself after an inconsistent start to the season. His command has been shaky, he has thrown too many pitches and has been working to iron out his dropping arm slot. The Nationals (10-11) have lost four straight, and nine of the past 12. The Reds (13-9) send right-hander Bronson Arroyo (2-1, 3.54 ERA) to the mound. The lineups are here. As always, talk about the game here.

James Wagner joined the Post in August 2010 and, prior to covering the Nationals, covered high school sports across the region.
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