Mar 8, 2014; Jupiter, FL, USA; St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta (27) tags out Washington Nationals second baseman Will Rhymes (10) on a stolen base attempt at Roger Dean Stadium. The game ended in a 4-4 tie after 10 innings. Mandatory Credit: Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports

Preview: Nationals vs. Cardinals

Less than a day after tying the Cardinals in split squad action, the Nationals return to Space Coast Stadium to take on St. Louis for the second time in as many days.

Stephen Strasburg gets the start for the Nationals as he tries to build off of a strong Grapefruit League debut in which he threw two scoreless innings while allowing one hit and striking out one. The Cardinals will counter with right-hander Joe Kelly.

First pitch is scheduled for 1: 05 p.m. and the game will air live on MASN and MLB Network.

Here are the lineups for today’s game:


Rendon 3B

Desmond SS

Werth RF

Ramos C

Espinosa 2B

Peterson 1B

Hairston DH

McLouth LF

Perez CF


Bourjos CF

Wong 2B

Craig DH

Moore 1B

Robinson RF

Descalso 3B

Butler LF

Cruz C

Kozma SS

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