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The Washington Nationals and Philadelphia Phillies play the rubber match of their three-game set in Nationals Park at 1:35 PM this afternoon with Gio Gonzalez on the mound against Aaron Harang. TV: MASN; WUSA9; RADIO: 106.7 the FAN.

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Philadelphia Phillies
@ Washington Nationals

Sunday, May 24, 2015 1:35 PM EDT
Nationals Park

Gio Gonzalez vs Aaron Harang

WEATHER: Sunny, 81°

• D.C. Starting Lineup:

1. This is D-SPAN - CF

2. Ian "+Arm, +Range" Desmond - SS

3. Yunel Escobar - 3B

4. Run-Until-He's-Tagged, Tape-Measure-Testing, Laser-Throwing, Eyeblack-Oozing, Baseball Cyborg" (aka Bryce Harper) - RF

5. THE KIDS CALL HIM ZIM!! - 1B (Word.)

6. Clint Robinson - LF

7. Jose "Ice Cream Man" Lobaton - C

8. #NRSOD

9. Gio Gonzalez (aka The Best-Dressed Pitcher in Town) - LHP

• LINKS:

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MLB Draft 2015: Can Nationals find a gem at no.58?
Nats vs Phillies: Series Preview - Oppo research

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• For a Philadelphia Phillies fan's perspective, check out the SB Nation's Phillies site: The Good Phight.

Today's Lineups:

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES WASHINGTON NATIONALS
Ben Revere - LF Denard Span - CF
Freddy Galvis - SS Ian Desmond - SS
Darin Ruf - 1B Yunel Escobar - 3B
Maikel Franco - 3B Bryce Harper - RF
Jeff Francoeur - RF Ryan Zimmerman - 1B
Cesar Hernandez - 2B Clint Robinson - LF
Odubel Herrera - CF Jose Lobaton - C
Cameron Rupp - C Danny Espinosa - 2B
Aaron Harang - RHP Gio Gonzalez - LHP

Gonzalez vs the Phillies:

Phillies PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Carlos Ruiz 28 25 6 3 4 1 2 .240 .286 .360 .646 1 1
Ben Revere 23 22 9 1 2 1 3 .409 .435 .500 .935 1
Darin Ruf 23 18 6 1 2 6 4 3 .333 .435 .722 1.157 1
Chase Utley 21 20 3 3 1 2 .150 .190 .150 .340 1
Freddy Galvis 18 17 6 2 1 2 1 2 .353 .389 .647 1.036 1
Jeff Francoeur 17 17 6 2 1 2 3 .353 .353 .647 1.000
Grady Sizemore 17 16 7 2 1 3 1 3 .438 .471 .688 1.158
Ryan Howard 12 11 1 6 .000 .083 .000 .083
Andres Blanco 10 7 2 1 1 .286 .375 .429 .804 2 1 1
Cole Hamels 7 6 1 3 .167 .167 .167 .333 1
Cesar Hernandez 7 7 2 2 .286 .286 .286 .571
Aaron Harang 3 3 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
Cameron Rupp 3 2 1 .000 .333 .000 .333
Maikel Franco 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jerome Williams 2 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
Total 193 175 48 11 2 4 22 11 34 .274 .321 .429 .750 3 2 2 4

Harang vs the Nationals:

Nationals PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Dan Uggla 37 29 9 4 2 7 8 5 .310 .459 .655 1.115
Ian Desmond 22 22 5 1 2 6 .227 .227 .364 .591
Ryan Zimmerman 22 20 6 2 1 3 2 5 .300 .364 .550 .914
Bryce Harper 21 20 9 1 1 1 1 1 4 .450 .476 .750 1.226
Denard Span 14 13 4 1 1 4 .308 .357 .462 .819
Danny Espinosa 13 12 5 1 3 .417 .462 .417 .878
Jose Lobaton 8 8 1 2 4 .125 .125 .125 .250
Wilson Ramos 8 8 2 1 1 3 .250 .250 .625 .875
Tanner Roark 8 8 1 1 .125 .125 .125 .250
Yunel Escobar 7 7 1 1 .143 .143 .143 .286
Michael Taylor 4 4 1 3 .250 .250 .250 .500
Jordan Zimmermann 4 3 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1
Clint Robinson 3 3 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
Gio Gonzalez 2 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1
Stephen Strasburg 2 2 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Total 175 160 45 7 2 6 16 13 42 .281 .335 .463 .798 2

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