Reds-Nationals lineups for Wednesday

Good afternoon from Nationals Park, where the Nationals will have a different look to their lineup as they try to secure a series victory against the Reds. Ian Desmond is back in the leadoff spot for the first time since April 14, as manager Davey Johnson drops Rick Ankiel to second in the batting order.

Here are the lineups for both teams:


Reds:

Phillips - 2B
Sappelt - LF
Votto - 1B
Bruce - RF
Cairo - 3B
Stubbs - CF
Hernandez - C
Janish - SS
Cueto - P

Nationals:

Desmond - SS
Ankiel - CF
Zimmerman - 3B
Morse - 1B
Werth - RF
Espinosa - 2B
Gomes - LF
Ramos - C
Detwiler - P