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The Washington Nationals start a three-game set in Great American Ball Park tonight with Stephen Strasburg on the mound against Cincinnati Reds' right-hander Anthony DeSclafani at 7:05 PM EDT. TV: MASN2, WUSA9; RADIO: 106.7 the FAN.

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Washington Nationals
@ Cincinnati Reds

Friday, May 29, 2015 8:05 PM EDT
Great American Ball Park

Anthony DeSclafani vs Stephen Strasburg

WEATHER: Cloudy, 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. Wilson "Duke of Lizards" Ramos - C

7. #NRSOD - 2B

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

9. Stephen "[Blanking]" Strasburg - RHP

• LINKS:

End the platoon: Nationals options in LF now that Jayson Werth is out
Williams, Maddon and Lester on Scherzer
Nats vs Reds: Series Preview - Oppo research

Complete Coverage >


• For a Cincinnati Reds fan's perspective, check out the SB Nation's Reds site: Red Reporter.

Today's Lineups:

WASHINGTON NATIONALS CINCINNATI REDS
Denard Span - CF Zack Cozart - SS
Ian Desmond - SS Joey Votto - 1B
Yunel Escobar - 3B Todd Frazier - 3B
Bryce Harper - RF Jay Bruce - RF
Ryan Zimmerman - 1B Brayan Pena - C
Wilson Ramos - C Marlon Byrd - LF
Danny Espinosa - 2B Skip Schumaker - 2B
Michael Taylor - LF Anthony DeSclafani - RHP
Stephen Strasburg - RHP Billy Hamilton - CF

DeSclafani vs the Nationals:

Nationals PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Wilson Ramos 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
Gio Gonzalez 1 1
Bryce Harper 1 1 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
Tyler Moore 1 1 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
Denard Span 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Michael Taylor 1 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Total 7 6 2 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1

Strasburg vs the Reds:

Reds PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Marlon Byrd 20 19 6 1 1 6 1 7 .316 .350 .526 .876 1
Brandon Phillips 10 10 3 1 1 2 .300 .300 .500 .800
Joey Votto 7 6 1 1 3 .167 .286 .167 .452
Jay Bruce 6 6 3 1 2 .500 .500 .667 1.167
Zack Cozart 6 5 1 .000 .167 .000 .167 1
Todd Frazier 6 4 1 1 1 .250 .500 .250 .750 1
Billy Hamilton 4 3 2 1 .667 .750 .667 1.417
Skip Schumaker 4 4 2 1 1 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Mike Leake 3 2 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1
Brayan Pena 3 3 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
Johnny Cueto 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
Total 71 64 19 3 1 1 11 4 14 .297 .357 .422 .779 1 2 1

Mr. Wilbon? Way To Go Nats!!!

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