Rick Ankiel remains in center field today after making a pair of outstanding plays the past two days. Jayson Werth is in right, in part because he has been feeling soreness and stiffness in his left leg and calf.

Nationals

Ian Desmond, ss

Rick Ankiel, cf

Ryan Zimmerman, 3b

Michael Morse, lf

Jayson Werth, rf

Danny Espinosa, 2b

Chris Marrero, 1b

Wilson Ramos, c

Tom Milone, p

Mets

Ruben Tejada, ss

Justin Turner, 2b

David Wright, 3b

Jason Bay, lf

Angel Pagan, cf

Nick Evans, rf

Valentino Pascucci, 1b

Ronny Paulino, c

Chris Schwinden, p