The Nationals are going with a pretty standard, although it’s interesting that Wilson Ramos, after catching last night’s game, is also catching this afternoon. Alex Cora at third base, with Laynce Nix and Roger Bernadina in the outfield against right-handed Ian Kennedy.


1. Roger Bernadina, CF

2. Ian Desmond, SS

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Laynce Nix, LF

5. Michael Morse, 1B

6. Danny Espinosa, 2B

7. Wilson Ramos, C

8. Alex Cora, 3B

9. Jason Marquis, SP


1. Willie Bloomquist, LF

2. Kelly Johnson, 2B

3. Justin Upton, RF

4. Stephen Drew, SS

5. Chris Young, CF

6. Miguel Montero, C

7. Juan Miranda, 1B

8. Melvin Mora, 3B

9. Ian Kennedy, SP