Sandy Leon will give Jesus Flores a rest in a day game after a night game. On a gorgeous, cool day in Flushing, Stephen Strasburg will face the Mets. Good news for Washington: Jordany Valdespin will not be able to come off the bench and hit a pinch-hit homer. He’s in the lineup.


1. Steve Lombardozzi, 2B

2. Bryce Harper, RF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Michael Morse, LF

6. Danny Espinosa, SS

7. Roger Bernadina, CF

8. Sandy Leon, C

9. Stephen Strasburg, SP


1. Ruben Tejada, ss

2. Jordany Valdespin, lf

3. David Wright, 3b

4. Ike Davis, 1b

5. Daniel Murphy, 2b

6. Kirk Nieuwenhuis, rf

7. Josh Thole, c

8. Andres Torres, cf

9. Jeremy Hefner, rhp