Nationals’ lineup vs. Chicago for Saturday features Zimmerman as DH

Here’s the Nationals’ lineup for today’s 4 p.m. game against the White Sox in Chicago:

RF - Werth
SS - Desmond
DH - ZImmerman
1B - Morse
2B - Espinosa
3B - Hairston
C - Rodriguez
LF - Bixler
CF- Bernadina

LHP - Tom Gorzelanny

This is the fourth time in his career that Ryan Zimmerman has served as a designated hitter. He did so once each in 2007, 2009 and 2010. As a DH, he is 1-for-13 (.077) with a walk and three strikeouts.

Just a reminder: Today’s game will air on FOX, which is showing the contest to a regional audience. The Nationals will return to MASN/MASN HD tomorrow at 2 p.m., with “Nats Xtra” preceding the game at 1:30 p.m. on the same channels.