(Mitchell Layton/Getty Images) (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

As expected, Ross Detwiler returns to the rotation for the first time since May 15 when the Nationals face the Colorado Rockies this afternoon. Here’s the lineup for today’s 3:10 p.m. game at Coors Field:


1. Denard Span, CF

2. Jeff Kobernus, LF

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Jayson Werth, RF

5. Adam LaRoche, 1B

6. Ian Desmond, SS

7. Anthony Rendon, 2B

8. Kurt Suzuki, C

9. Ross Detwiler, LHP



1. Dexter Fowler, CF

2. Jordan Pacheco, 1B

3. Carlos Gonzalez, LF

4. Troy Tulowitzki, SS

5. Michael Cuddyer, RF

6. Wilin Rosario, C

7. Nolan Arenado, 3B

8. D.J. LeMahieu, 2B

9. Jeff Francis, SP