The Washington Times - June 15, 2012, 03:31PM

The New York Yankees are out on the field for early batting practice as one of the more anticipated series in Nationals history gets set to begin. 

The Nationals, as you might remember, are in the midst of taking hammer and nail to the American League East, coming off a 6-0 road trip to Boston and Toronto.


Here are the lineups for tonight’s series opener with Phil Hughes opposing Gio Gonzalez:


Steve Lombardozzi LF
Bryce Harper CF
Ryan Zimmerman 3B
Adam LaRoche 1B
Michael Morse RF
Ian Desmond SS
Danny Espinosa 2B
Jesus Flores C
Gio Gonzalez P