Today’s Nationals-Cardinals lineups

Jose Lobaton. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Jose Lobaton. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

A day after being shutout, the Nationals will use their standard lineup against Cardinals right-handed starter Shelby Miller. Jose Lobaton is catching Stephen Strasburg.

Miller has faced the Nationals three times. In 18 career innings, he is 2-0 and has allowed three runs, one earned. With a small sample size, no current National has homered against Miller and Lobaton and Danny Espinosa are the only Nats with multiple hits.

A reminder: tonight’s game is not on MASN but on FOX at 7:15 p.m. EST.



1. Denard Span, CF

2. Anthony Rendon, 3B

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Ryan Zimmerman, LF

6. Ian Desmond, SS

7. Danny Espinosa, 2B

8. Jose Lobaton, C

9. Stephen Strasburg, SP



1. Matt Carpenter, 3B

2. Mark Ellis, 2B

3. Matt Holliday, LF

4. Allen Craig, RF

5. Yadier Molina, C

6. Matt Adams, 1B

7. Jhonny Peralta ,SS

8. Peter Bourjos, CF

9. Shelby Miller, SP

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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