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Washington and Chicago play the second game of their four-game set in D.C. at 7:05 PM EDT with Max Scherzer on the mound for the Nationals against the Cubs' Jake Arrieta. FOLLOW: MASN; MLBN (out of market); 106.7 the FAN in D.C.

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Chicago Cubs
at Washington Nationals

June 27, 2017 7:05 PM EDT
Nationals Park

Max Scherzer vs Jake Arrieta

WEATHER: Partly Cloudy, 77°

• D.C. Starting Lineup:

1. #Treacycle - SS

2. Goody - LF

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

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

5. Daniel "Hits" Murphy - 2B


7. Matt ["Nickname Pending"] Wieters - C

8. MAT - CF

9. "Mad Max" Scherzer - RHP


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Today's Lineups:

Anthony Rizzo - 1B Trea Turner - SS
Tommy La Stella - 2B Brian Goodwin - LF
Ian Happ - CF Bryce Harper - RF
Kris Bryant - RF Ryan Zimmerman - 1B
Miguel Montero - C Daniel Murphy - 2B
Jon Jay - LF Anthony Rendon - 3B
Javier Baez - SS Matt Wieters - C
Jake Arrieta - RHP Michael Taylor - CF
Jeimer Candelario - 3B Max Scherzer - RHP

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