Kevin Frandsen. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) Kevin Frandsen. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Anthony Rendon gets the day off after starting 42 straight games. Manager Matt Williams had been saying he hoped to get players some days of this week. Rendon is hitting .182 (12 for 66) with one home run and five RBI this month. Kevin Frandsen starts at third base instead.

 

Nationals

1. Denard Span, CF

2. Kevin Frandsen, 3B

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Wilson Ramos, C

5. Ian Desmond, SS

6. Tyler Moore, 1B

7. Danny Espinosa, 2B

8. Nate McLouth, LF

9. Tanner Roark, SP

 

Reds

1. Billy Hamilton, CF

2. Zack Cozart, SS

3. Brandon Phillips, 2B

4. Devin Mesoraco, C

5. Todd Frazier, 3B

6. Brayan Pena, 1B

7. Chris Heisey, LF

8. Roger Bernadina, RF

9. Alfredo Simon, SP