The Washington Nationals will be looking to rebound this evening after being shut out 4-0 in the first game of their double-header this afternoon at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.
The starters for each time have been announced for the nightcap, so first, the Nationals lineup courtesy of the Twitter feed of Amanda Comak, Nationals beat writer for the Washington Times:
#nats lineup for G2: Lombardozzi LF, Bernadina CF, Zimmerman 3B, Morse RF, LaRoche 1B, Desmond SS, Espinosa 2B, Leon C, Lannan P— Amanda Comak (@acomak) July 21, 2012
Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was scratched from the lineup after injuring his left ankle in the afternoon game during his at-bat in the first inning. He's been officially diagnosed as having a contusion.
And now the starters for the Atlanta Braves, courtesy of the teams official Twitter feed:
Tonight's Game 2 lineup at WSH (7:05, PTV/680AM/BRN): Bourn 8 Prado 7 Heyward 9 Jones 5 Freeman 3 Uggla 4 Ross 2 Janish 6 Delgado 1— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) July 21, 2012
First pitch for the second game of the double-header will be at 7:05 p.m. ET.
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