Concerned more about resting some of his regulars than the National League's top seed, Manager Davey Johnson is playing only two regulars: Bryce Harper and Adam LaRoche.
Kurt Suzuki starts his 10th straight game and the Nationals have a chance to clinch the NL East.
he Nationals will use their regular, rubber-stamp lineup, even including Kurt Suzuki for the ninth straight day.
The Nationals send out their regular lineup against right-hander Kyle Lohse with the chance to clinch the NL East.
As expected, the Nationals send their usual lineup to face the Cardinals with their magic number down to three.
Lineups for tonight's game in Philly, as the Nationals try to draw even in the series.
The Nationals use their usual lineup tonight to start a series against the Phillies during which Washington could clinch the NL East.
Michael Morse is nursing a hurt hand and will rest Monday against the Brewers.
The Nationals are going with their standard lineup behind Chien-Ming Wang, making his first start since June 19.
The Nationals will use their full regular lineup today, with Kurt Suzuki back after resting last night to catch Gio Gonzalez.