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The Nationals will be without Danny Espinosa, whose grandmother passed away, and hopes to return for Friday’s game in Atlanta. And, as expected, Michael Morse is out of the lineup with an aching left wrist.

Preview and score.

Nationals

1. Jayson Werth, RF

2. Bryce Harper, CF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Ian Desmond, SS

6. Roger Bernadina, LF

7. Kurt Suzuki, C

8. Steve Lombardozzi, 2B

9. John Lannan, SP

Mets

1. Ruben Tejada, SS

2. Daniel Murphy, 2B

3. David Wright, 3B

4. Scott Hairston, RF

5. Lucas Duda, 1B

6. Kelly Shoppach, C

7. Jason Bay, LF

8. Andres Torres, CF

9. Matt Harvey, SP