clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Washington Nationals at Chicago Cubs: GameThread 45 of 162

New, 372 comments

The Washington Nationals, coming off a 4-1 homestand, start a three-game set in Wrigley Field with Tanner Roark on the mound vs Tsuyoshi Wada at 2:20 PM EDT. TV: MASN2, WUSA9; RADIO: 106.7 the FAN in D.C.

Matthew Stockman/Getty Images


Next Game

Washington Nationals
@ Chicago Cubs

Monday, May 25, 2015 2:20 PM EDT
Wrigley Field

Tsuyoshi Wada vs Tanner Roark

WEATHER: Windy, 77°

• 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. Wilson "Duke of Lizards" Ramos - C

7. #NRSOD - 2B

8. Michael "It's Michael Taylor Time" Taylor - LF

9. Tanner Roark - RHP

• LINKS:

Revisiting the Nationals trade for Denard Span
Nationals 4-1 over Phillies; Harper 2 for 3 in win over Philly
Nats vs Cubs: Series Preview - Oppo research

Complete Coverage >


• For a Chicago Cubs fan's perspective, check out the SB Nation's Cubs site: Bleed Cubbie Blue.

Today's Lineups:

WASHINGTON NATIONALS CHICAGO CUBS
Denard Span - CF Dexter Fowler - CF
Ian Desmond - SS Kris Bryant - 3B
Yunel Escobar - 3B Anthony Rizzo - 1B
Bryce Harper - RF Starlin Castro - SS
Ryan Zimmerman - 1B Jorge Soler - RF
Wilson Ramos - C Chris Coghlan - LF
Danny Espinosa - 2B David Ross - C
Michael Taylor - LF Tsuyoshi Wada - LHP
Tanner Roark - RHP Addison Russell - 2B

Wada vs the Nationals:

National PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Yunel Escobar 2 2 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Total 2 2 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000

Roark vs the Cubs:

Cubs PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Chris Coghlan 10 10 5 1 1 .500 .500 .600 1.100
Starlin Castro 7 7 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
Anthony Rizzo 7 7 1 1 2 .143 .143 .143 .286 1
Jason Hammel 6 6 2 1 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
Mike Baxter 3 3 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
Dexter Fowler 3 3 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1
Miguel Montero 3 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 1
Junior Lake 1 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Total 40 40 10 1 2 7 .250 .250 .275 .525 3

Mr. Wilbon? Way To Go Nats!!!

• Mr. Kornheiser? "Don't Hate on the Nats, Baby!"

• Who's Watching The Nationals?