Doug Fister. (Photo by John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

Update, 12:10 p.m.: Jayson Werth, who was scheduled to make his spring debut this spring on Sunday, was scratched from the lineup

Doug Fister, acquired from Detroit in a trade this winter, will make his first start in a Nationals uniform on Sunday afternoon against the Miami Marlins. Coaches and Manager Matt Williams have raved about Fister’s spring. Also making their spring debuts are Jerry Blevins (first in a Nationals uniform, too) and Jayson Werth (the last regular position player to play).

The game will air live on MASN at 1:05 p.m. and on the radio on 1580AM.

Updated Nationals lineup:

1. Jeff Kobernus, 2B

2. Ian Desmond, SS

3. Ryan Zimmerman, DH

4. Wilson Ramos, C

5. Adam LaRoche, 1B

6. Anthony Rendon, 3B

7. Scott Hairston, LF

8. Eury Perez, CF

9. Nate McLouth, RF

— Doug Fister, SP


Nationals lineup:

1. Jeff Kobernus, 2B

2. Ian Desmond, SS

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Ryan Zimmerman, DH

5. Adam LaRoche, 1B

6. Wilson Ramos, C

7. Anthony Rendon, 3B

8. Scott Hairston, LF

9. Nate McLouth, CF

— Doug Fister, SP

Pitching order: Doug Fister,Chris Young, Sammy Solis, Craig Stammen, Jerry Blevins, Gabriel Alfaro, Aaron Barrett, Tyler Robertson.


Marlins lineup:

1. Matt Angle, LF

2. Donovan Solano, SS

3. Jarrod Saltalamacchia, C

4. Marcell Ozuna, CF

5. Jeff Baker, 3B

6. Derek Dietrich, 2B

7. Reed Johnson, RF

8. Greg Dobbs, DH

9. Ed Lucas, 1B

— Brad Hand, SP