Tonight’s Nationals-Giants lineups

Ian Desmond. (EPA/TANNEN MAURY)

Ian Desmond. (EPA/TANNEN MAURY)

The Nationals go for their 11th straight victory against the Giants and right-handed starter Tim Hudson, who has tormented them for years. Hudson is 17-5 with a 2.37 ERA over 30 career starts against Washington. The Nationals will counter with their best starter this season, Doug Fister. After a day off, Ian Desmond is back at shortstop and in the starting lineup.

 

Nationals

1. Denard Span, CF

2. Anthony Rendon, 3B

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Ian Desmond, SS

6. Bryce Harper, LF

7. Wilson Ramos, C

8. Asrubal Cabrera, 2B

9. Doug Fister, SP

 

Giants

1. Angel Pagan, CF

2. Hunter Pence, RF

3. Buster Posey, C

4. Pablo Sandoval, 3B

5. Michael Morse, LF

6. Joe Panik, 2B

7. Travis Ishikawa, 1B

8. Brandon Crawford, SS

9. Tim Hudson, SP

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