Following a three game sweep from the New York Yankees, the Washington Nationals will look to bounce back with another interleague series against an AL East opponent. However, they must do so against Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price, in his first career start against Bryce Harper and company. Price is 8-4 with a 3.02 ERA and will face Chien Ming-Wang who is 2-2 with a 4.67 ERA.
Prior to getting swept by the Yankees, the Nationals had won six consecutive and surged into a commanding lead in first place of the NL East. Following thee consecutive losses, the Nats still have a four game lead on the Mets.
Game Date: Tuesday, June 19
First Pitch Time: 7:05 p.m. ET
Location: Nationals Park, Washington, DC
TV Coverage: MASN2, Sun Sports