Nats lineup in series finale against Padres (updated)

The Nationals have already locked up their sixth straight series win to start the 2012 season, but they’ll look for their first sweep of three games or more when they take the field against the Padres tonight.

Washington will face Padres right-hander Edinson Volquez, who has started the season with an 0-2 record and a 4.30 ERA.

Chad Tracy will play third base tonight, as Ryan Zimmerman is still not in the lineup as he recovers from a shoulder injury.

Here’s manager Davey Johnson’s lineup for tonight:

SS Ian Desmond
2B Danny Espinosa
3B Chad Tracy
1B Adam LaRoche
RF Jayson Werth
CF Rick Ankiel
LF Xavier Nady
C Wilson Ramos
P Edwin Jackson

And here’s the Padres lineup:

RF Will Venable
LF Chris Denorfia
3B Chase Headley
C Nick Hundley
1B Yonder Alonso
2B Orlando Hudson
CF Cameron Maybin
SS Jason Bartlett
P Edinson Volquez

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