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After Anthony Rendon sat three games with a sore, swollen right hand, the Nationals expected him to return to action tonight. And he is, back at third base and hitting second.

1. Denard Span, CF

2. Anthony  Rendon, 3B

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Adam LaRoche 1B

5. Ryan Zimmerman, LF

6. Wilson Ramos, C

7. Ian Desmond, SS

8. Danny Espinosa, 2B

9. Doug Fister, SP

Giants

‘TBA

-Madison Bumgarner, SP