Xavier Nady starts in left field and will hit sixth. Jesus Flores will play catcher and hit eighth, giving Wilson Ramos the day off. Shortstop Ian Desmond is back in the leadoff slot after taking last night off.

Nationals

Ian Desmond SS

Danny Espinosa 2B

Ryan Zimmerman 3B

Adam LaRoche 1B

Jayson Werth RF

Xavier Nady LF

Rick Ankiel CF

Jesus Flores C

Ross Detwiler LHP

Marlins

Jose Reyes SS

Emilio Bonifacio CF

Hanley Ramirez 3B

Giancarlo Stanton RF

Gaby Sanchez 1B

Austin Kearns LF

John Buck C

Donnie Murphy 2B

Carlos Zambrano RHP