Steve Lombardozzi returns to the leadoff spot, and playing left field, against Yankees right-handed starter Ivan Nova (8-2, 4.64 ERA). Catcher Jhonatan Solano makes his fourth start of the season and shortstop Ian Desmond, who has been dealing with a nagging injury in his side, will start.

Nationals

1. Steve Lombardozzi, LF

2. Bryce Harper, CF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Michael Morse, RF

6. Ian Desmond, SS

7. Danny Espinosa, 2B

8. Jhonatan Solano, C

9. Edwin Jackson, SP

Yankees

1. Derek Jeter, SS

2. Curtis Granderson, CF

3. Alex Rodriguez, 3B

4. Robinson Cano, 2B

5. Mark Teixeira, 1B

6. Raul Ibanez, LF

7. Andruw Jones, RF

8. Chris Stewart, C

9. Ivan Nova, SP