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Washington and Atlanta kick off the Nationals’ 2021 campaign with Max Scherzer on the mound for the home team against Braves’ lefty Drew Smyly. GAME TIME: 4:05 PM ET; FOLLOW: MASN 2; MLBN (out of market); 106.7 the FAN.

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Washington Nationals
vs Atlanta Braves

April 6, 2021 4:05 PM ET
Nationals Park

Max Scherzer vs Drew Smyly

WEATHER: Sunny, 64°

• D.C. Starting Lineup:

1. Victor Robles - CF

2. Trea Turner - SS

3. Juan Soto - RF

4. #TKCHZ - 1B

5. Starlin Castro - 3B

6. Hernán Pérez - 2B

7. Andrew Stevenson - LF

8. Jonathan Lucroy - C

9. "Mad Max" Scherzer - RHP

• LINKS:

FBB Staff Predictions for the 2021 MLB Season
Juan Soto ready to take walks, won't go out of strike zone in 2021
Carter Kieboom won't give in to frustration


For an Atlanta Braves fan's perspective, check out the SB Nation's Braves site: Talking Chop

LINEUPS:

SCHERZER VS THE BRAVES:

SMYLY VS THE NATIONALS:

Mr. Wilbon? Way To Go Nats!!!

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