Tonight’s Nationals-Rangers lineups

PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 24:  Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with Danny Espinosa #8 after hitting a solo home run in the fourth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park May 24, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

 (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

After a day off, the Nationals will try to regroup from losing six out of seven games against the Rangers, who enter 6-2 on their current road trip.  Danny Espinosa is back in the lineup, batting eighth and playing second base.


1. Denard Span, CF

2. Anthony Rendon, 3B

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Wilson Ramos, C

6. Ian Desmond, SS

7. Nate McLouth, LF

8. Danny Espinosa, 2B

9. Stephen Strasburg, SP



-Colby Lewis, SP

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