Monday’s Nationals-Mets lineups

VIERA, Fla. - Good morning from Space Coast Stadium, where the Nationals will start the home portion of their spring schedule today against the Mets. There is some rain in the forecast, but we’ll keep you posted on whether it affects the game.

Jayson Werth makes his Nationals debut today with a twist - he’s batting in Ryan Zimmerman’s usual No. 3 spot, while Zimmerman hits cleanup. Here are the lineups for both teams:


Jose Reyes - SS
Willie Harris - LF
David Wright - 3B
Ike Davis - 1B
Brad Emaus - 2B
Lucas Duda - DH
Jose Thole - C
Fernando Martinez - RF
Jason Pridie - CF
Jonathon Niese - P


Nyjer Morgan - CF
Ian Desmond - SS
Jayson Werth - RF
Ryan Zimmerman - 3B
Michael Morse - LF
Adam LaRoche - DH
Ivan Rodriguez - C
Danny Espinosa - 2B
Chris Marrero - 1B
Livan Hernandez - P