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Washington and Colorado start a three-game set in Coors Field tonight with Max Scherzer on the mound for the Nationals vs Rockies' lefty Jorge De La Rosa at 8:40 PM EDT in the series opener. FOLLOW: MASN; 106.7 the FAN in D.C.

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Washington Nationals
@ Colorado Rockies

Monday, August 15, 2016 8:40 PM EDT
Coors Field

Jorge De La Rosa vs Max Scherzer

WEATHER: Cloudy, 74°

• D.C. Starting Lineup:

1. Trea Turner - 2B

2. The WereWerth - LF

3. Daniel "Hits" Murphy - 1B

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

5. #RENDONISREADY - 3B

6. Wilson "Duke of Lizards" Ramos - C

7. #LSD - SS

8. The Igniter - CF

9. "Mad Max" Scherzer - RHP

• LINKS:

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Dusty Baker on Bryce Harper's return to the lineup
Dusty Baker on Nationals' 3B Anthony Rendon at the plate

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For a Colorado Rockies fan's perspective, check out the SB Nation's Rockies site: Purple Row.

Today's Lineups:

WASHINGTON NATIONALS COLORADO ROCKIES
Trea Turner - 2B Charlie Blackmon - CF
Jayson Werth - LF DJ LeMahieu - 2B
Daniel Murphy - 1B Carlos Gonzalez - RF
Bryce Harper - RF Nolan Arenado - 3B
Anthony Rendon - 3B David Dahl - LF
Wilson Ramos - C Daniel Descalso - SS
Danny Espinosa - SS Nick Hundley - C
Ben Revere - CF Ben Paulsen - 1B
Max Scherzer - RHP Jorge De La Rosa - LHP

De La Rosa vs the Nationals:

Nationals PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Jayson Werth 20 17 5 1 1 4 2 3 .294 .350 .529 .879 1
Danny Espinosa 9 9 3 2 1 .333 .333 .556 .889
Bryce Harper 9 8 2 1 1 4 .250 .333 .250 .583
Anthony Rendon 9 9 1 1 .111 .111 .222 .333
Chris Heisey 8 7 3 1 1 2 .429 .500 .571 1.071
Daniel Murphy 6 4 1 2 .250 .500 .250 .750
Wilson Ramos 6 5 1 1 .000 .167 .000 .167
Stephen Strasburg 5 5 3 .000 .000 .000 .000
Max Scherzer 4 3 1 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 1
Ben Revere 3 3 .000 .000 .000 .000
Yusmeiro Petit 2 2 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Total 81 72 16 5 1 5 7 17 .222 .288 .333 .621 1 1

Scherzer vs the Rockies:

Rockies PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Carlos Gonzalez 12 10 3 3 3 2 3 .300 .417 1.200 1.617 1
Gerardo Parra 11 11 1 2 .091 .091 .091 .182
Nick Hundley 8 8 1 1 1 4 .125 .125 .250 .375
Charlie Blackmon 7 7 2 1 .286 .286 .286 .571
Nolan Arenado 6 6 1 3 .167 .167 .167 .333
Daniel Descalso 6 4 1 1 1 2 2 .250 .500 1.000 1.500 1
Ben Paulsen 6 6 1 1 3 .167 .167 .333 .500
Jorge De La Rosa 4 4 1 2 .250 .250 .250 .500
Ryan Raburn 2 2 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Total 62 58 11 2 4 5 4 21 .190 .242 .431 .673 2

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