The Nationals will use their same lineup from last night – “my old raggedy bunch,” Davey Johnson said – in today’s day game. Stephen Strasburg will face his hometown San Diego Padres for the first time.


1. Ian Desmond, SS

2. Roger Bernadina, LF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Bryce Harper, RF

6. Danny Espinosa, 2B

7. Rick Ankiel, CF

8. Jesus Flores, C

9. Stephen Strasburg, SP


1. Will Venable, RF

2. Cameron Maybin, CF

3. Chase Headley, 3B

4. Yonder Alonso, 1B

5. Orlando Hudson, 2B

6. James Darnell, LF

7. John Baker, C

8. Andy Parrino, SS

9. Anthony Bass, SP