Jayson Werth, dealing with a sore left foot and a sore right hand, is out of today’s lineup. He also missed a game last week with a mild groin strain. The Nationals will play Michael Morse, Rick Ankiel and Laynce Nix across the outfield, with Chris Marrero at first base.

Nationals

1. Ian Desmond, SS

2. Rick Ankiel, CF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Michael Morse, 1B

5. Laynce Nix, RF

6. Danny Espinosa, 2B

7. Chris Marrero, 1B

8. Wilson Ramos, C

9. Livan Hernandez

Braves

1. Michael Bourn, CF

2. Martin Prado, LF

3. Brian McCann, C

4. Dan Uggla, 2B

5. Chipper Jones, 3B

6. Freddie Freeman, 1B

7. Alex Gonzalez, SS

8. Jason Heyward, RF

9. Jair Jurrjens, SP