The Washington Times - June 5, 2012, 05:47PM

The Nationals will open a pivotal NL East series with the New York Mets tonight at Nationals Park. That’s not a sentence that was written last year, that’s for sure.

At any rate, here are the lineups for tonight:



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


Kirk Nieuwenhuis LF
Andres Torres CF
David Wright 3B
Lucas Duda RF
Daniel Murphy 2B
Ike Davis 1B
Josh Thole C
Omar Quintanilla SS
Chris Young P