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Washington Nationals vs Tampa Bay Rays: GameThread 59 of 162

Washington and Tampa Bay start a two-game set in Nationals Park with Max Scherzer on the mound for the home team against Rays' righty Nathan Eovaldi. GAME TIME: 7:05 PM EDT;FOLLOW: MASN 2; 106.7 the FAN in D.C.

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Tampa Bay Rays
at Washington Nationals

June 5, 2018 7:05 PM EDT
Nationals Park

Max Scherzer vs Nathan Eovaldi

WEATHER: Partly Cloudy, 88°

• D.C. Starting Lineup:

1. Trea Turner - SS

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


4. Mt. Adams - 1B

5. Juan Soto - LF

6. MAT - CF

7. #DifOBP - 2B

8. Pedro Severino - C

9. "Mad Max" Scherzer - RHP


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Tonight's Lineups:

Daniel Robertson - SS Trea Turner - SS
C.J. Cron - 1B Bryce Harper - RF
Joey Wendle - 2B Anthony Rendon - 3B
Wilson Ramos - C Matt Adams - 1B
Matt Duffy - 3B Juan Soto - LF
Carlos Gomez - RF Michael Taylor - CF
Mallex Smith - CF Wilmer Difo - 2B
Johnny Field - LF Pedro Severino - C
Nathan Eovaldi - RHP Max Scherzer - RHP

Scherzer vs the Rays:

Eovaldi vs the Nationals:

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