Washington Nationals at Pittsburgh Pirates: Lineups

After a narrow 5-4 victory over Pittsburgh yesterday afternoon, the Nationals look for the series victory behind Gio Gonzalez. In a duel of southpaws, the Pirates will counter with left handed starter Wandy Rodriguez. Tyler Moore will be in the lineup again today replacing the injured Jayson Werth. Pittsburgh’s regular catcher Russell Martin will start at third base. Martin, number 55, will hit fifth and play position 5.

Lineups:
Nationals
1. Denard Span, CF
2. Ian Desmond, SS
3. Bryce Harper, LF
4. Ryan Zimmerman, 3B
5. Adam LaRoche, 1B
6. Tyler Moore, RF
7. Danny Espinosa, 2B
8. Wilson Ramos, C
9. Gio Gonzalez, LHP

Pirates
1. Starling Marte, LF
2. Jordy Mercer, 2B
3. Andrew McCutchen, CF
4. Gaby Sanchez, 1B
5. Russell Martin, 3B
6. Michael McKenry, C
7. Brandon Inge, RF
8. John McDonald, SS
9. Wandy Rodriguez, LHP

Pitching Matchup:
Gio Gonzalez (2-2, 5.34) vs. Wandy Rodriguez (2-1, 3.91)

First Pitch 1:35

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