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Jayson Werth returns from missing over a month with a strained hamstring and is hitting second in the lineup that desperately needs hitters on base. Steve Lombardozzi is starting at second, as Danny Espinosa lands on the disabled list.

Nationals

1. Denard Span, CF

2. Jayson Werth, RF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Ian Desmond, SS

6. Roger Bernadina, LF

7. Steve Lombardozzi, 2B

8. Kurt Suzuki, C

9. Jordan Zimmermann, SP

 

Mets

1. Omar Quintanilla, SS

2. Daniel Murphy, 2B

3. David Wright, 3B

4. Lucas Duda, LF

5. John Buck, C

6. Ike Davis, 1B

7. Jordany Valdespin, RF

8. Rick Ankiel, CF

9. Jeremy Hefner, SP