Game 145 lineups: Nats vs. Marlins

The Nationals did the unthinkable and actually beat the Marlins on Friday night. Now they’ll see if they can somehow do it two days in a row and really reverse their season-long struggles against their sub-.500 division foes.

As was the case Friday, the Nats are facing a Miami left-hander. They’ll need to be better against Trevor Rogers than they were against Jesús Luzardo, who didn’t give up a run until Joey Meneses’ inside-the-park homer in the bottom of the seventh. Rogers has not had a good season (4-11, 5.35 ERA) but he’s been quite good against the Nationals (3-0, 2.25 ERA).

On the bright side, Erick Fedde has always been good against the Marlins (4-1, 1.86 ERA in nine career starts) and he held them to two runs on three hits over six innings in his last outing against them on July 3.

Nationals Park
Gametime: 4:05 p.m. EDT
Radio: 106.7 FM,
Weather: Partly cloudy, 82 degrees, wind 8 mph out to left field

RF Lane Thomas
LF Alex Call
1B Joey Meneses
DH Luke Voit
3B Ildemaro Vargas
2B Luis García
C Riley Adams
CF Victor Robles
SS CJ Abrams

RHP Erick Fedde

2B Charles Leblanc
SS Joey Wendle
RF Brian Anderson
DH Nick Fortes
CF JJ Bleday
C Jacob Stallings
3B Jordan Groshans
LF Jerar Encarnación
1B Lewin Díaz

LHP Trevor Rogers

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