Today’s Nationals-Brewers lineups

(EPA/TANNEN MAURY)

The Nationals are using their standard lineup against Brewers right-handed starter Yovani Gallardo (5-4, 3.34 ERA). The Nationals have won 13 of the past 20 games, including three straight, and have scored four runs a game during that span while hitting just .239 as a team.

Jordan Zimmermann is making his third career start in Milwaukee, about three hours from his hometown of Auburndale. Zimmermann is 4-0 with a 2.19 in four career starts against the Brewers.

 

Nationals

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. Jordan Zimmermann, SP

 

Brewers

1. Scooter Gennett, 2B

2. Ryan Braun, RF

3. Jonathan Lucroy, C

4. Carlos Gomez, CF

5. Aramis Ramirez, 3B

6. Khris Davis, LF

7. Mark Reynolds, 1B

8. Jean Segura, SS

9. Yovani Gallardo, SP

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