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The Nationals and Mets will decide their series today. Kurt Suzuki is playing for the third straight day. He caught a day game after a night game yesterday and went 3 for 4 with a double yesterday. The Nationals are playing their 81st game today, and Ian Desmond is playing in his 80th – Adam LaRoche is second on the Nationals with 77.


1. Denard Span, CF

2. Anthony Rendon, 2B

3. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Jasyon Werth, RF

6. Ian Desmond, SS

7. Roger Bernadina, LF

8. Kurt Suzuki, C

9. Gio Gonzalez, SP


1. Eric Young, LF

2. Daniel Murphy, 2B

3. David Wright, 3B

4. Marlon Byrd, RF

5. Josh Satin, 1B

6. John Buck, C

7. Juan Lagares, CF

8. Omar Quintanilla, SS

9. Zack Wheeler, SP