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The Washington Nationals and Toronto Blue Jays split yesterday's split doubleheader and they play the rubber match tonight in the nation's capital with Taylor Jordan starting for the Nats against the Jays' Mark Buehrle. Game Time: 7:05; TV: MASN; RADIO: 106.7.

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Toronto Blue Jays
@ Washington Nationals

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 7:05 PM EDT
Nationals Park

Taylor Jordan vs Mark Buehrle

WEATHER: Cloudy, 64°

• 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. Tyler "Moore, Moore" Moore - LF

8. #NRSOD - 2B

9. Taylor "Ground Ball Machine" Jordan - RHP

• LINKS:

Contact still an issue for Nats' Michael Taylor
Harper, Scherzer win NL Player of the Month nods
Nats' Bats getting it done so far

Complete Coverage >


• For a Toronto Blue Jays fan's perspective, check out the SB Nation's Jays site: Bluebird Banter.

Today's Lineups:

TORONTO BLUE JAYS WASHINGTON NATIONALS
Jose Reyes - SS Denard Span - CF
Josh Donaldson - 3B Ian Desmond - SS
Jose Bautista - RF Yunel Escobar - 3B
Chris Colabello - LF Bryce Harper - RF
Dioner Navarro - C Ryan Zimmerman - 1B
Justin Smoak - 1B Wilson Ramos - C
Kevin Pillar - CF Tyler Moore - LF
Ryan Goins - 2B Danny Espinosa - 2B
Mark Buehrle - LHP Taylor Jordan - RHP

Jordan vs the Blue Jays:

Blue Jay PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Russell Martin 4 4 3 1 .750 .750 .750 1.500
Total 4 4 3 1 .750 .750 .750 1.500

Buehrle vs the Nationals:

Nationals PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Denard Span 36 33 12 1 2 5 3 1 .364 .417 .576 .992 1
Yunel Escobar 32 28 9 2 1 4 3 .321 .406 .393 .799 1
Dan Uggla 17 14 3 1 3 3 5 .214 .353 .286 .639
Danny Espinosa 10 10 2 1 3 .200 .200 .200 .400
Bryce Harper 9 8 1 1 1 1 1 .125 .222 .500 .722
Ryan Zimmerman 9 7 3 1 1 2 1 .429 .556 .571 1.127
Ian Desmond 6 6 2 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1
Tyler Moore 3 2 1 1 .500 .667 .500 1.167
Gio Gonzalez 2 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1
Jordan Zimmermann 2 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500
Total 126 110 33 5 3 12 15 15 .300 .384 .427 .811 1 3

Mr. Wilbon? Way To Go Nats!!!

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

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