Game 18 lineups: Nats at Mets

NEW YORK - The Nationals are on Sunday Night Baseball, looking to complete a series sweep of the Mets and head out to Colorado on a seven-game winning streak.

Max Scherzer gets the ball for this finale at Citi Field, looking forward to facing New York on the big national TV stage. Scherzer has been phenomenal against the Mets in his career, going 5-3 with a 1.83 ERA in 11 games (10 starts).

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Zack Wheeler makes his first start against the Nationals since 2014, before he endured his litany of arm injuries. He’ll be going up against a complete, healthy Nats lineup. Jayson Werth returns after missing three games with a minor groin injury. Adam Eaton remains in the leadoff spot, with Trea Turner second. And Ryan Zimmerman is again batting cleanup, breaking up Bryce Harper and Daniel Murphy...

WASHINGTON NATIONALS at NEW YORK METS
Where: Citi Field
Gametime: 8 p.m. EDT
TV: ESPN
Radio: 106.7 FM, 980 AM, XM 89/869, MLB.com
Weather: Partly cloudy, 55 degrees, wind 11 mph right field to right field

NATIONALS (12-5)
CF Adam Eaton
SS Trea Turner
RF Bryce Harper
1B Ryan Zimmerman
2B Daniel Murphy
3B Anthony Rendon
LF Jayson Werth
C Matt Wieters
RHP Max Scherzer

METS (8-10)
LF Michael Conforto
SS Adrubal Cabrera
1B Jay Bruce
2B Neil Walker
RF Curtis Granderson
3B Jose Reyes
C Kevin Plawecki
CF Juan Lagares
RHP Zack Wheeler

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