Nothing out of the ordinary with the Nationals’ lineup today. Brian Bixler gets his second straight start against Reds left-hander Dontrelle Willis, and Jonny Gomes will start in the stadium he called home for the first half of this season.


1. Ian Desmond, SS

2. Brian Bixler, CF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Michael Morse, 1B

5. Jayson Werth, RF

6. Danny Espinosa, 2B

7. Jonny Gomes, LF

8. Wilson Ramos, C

9. Chien-Ming Wang, SP


1. Brandon Phillips, 2B

2. Fred Lewis, LF

3. Joey Votto, 1B

4. Jay Bruce, RF

5. Ramon Hernandez, C

6. Drew Stubbs, CF

7. Todd Frazier, 3B

8. Paul Janish, SS

9. Dontrelle Willis, SP