Game 62 lineups: Nats vs. Giants

The Nationals welcome the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals to Nats Park today. They hope that inspiration, and the quality pitching of veteran Gio Gonzalez, can get them back into the series against the Giants.

San Francisco won the first game 9-5.

Gonzalez (6-2, 2.27 ERA) has 198 career starts with the Nats. He is 85-56 with a 3.42 ERA in his career for D.C. The Giants counter with right-hander Dereck Rodriguez 1-0, 1.93).

Eaton-Swings-Blue-Sidebar.jpgThe Nationals have finally activated Adam Eaton. The starting outfielder has been out since April 9 with a left ankle injury. Eaton has had no issues in batting practice workouts.

Bryce Harper starts in center field for the first time this season.


Where: Nationals Park
Gametime: 12:05 p.m. EDT
Radio: 106.7 FM, 1500 AM,
Weather: Scattered thunderstorms, 79 degrees, 40 percent chance of rain.


RF Adam Eaton
SS Trea Turner
CF Bryce Harper
3B Anthony Rendon
1B Matt Adams
LF Juan Soto
2B Wilmer Difo
C Spencer Kieboom
LHP Gio Gonzalez


SS Alen Hanson
1B Buster Posey
RF Andrew McCutchen
3B Evan Longoria
C Nick Hundley
LF Mac Williamson
CF Austin Jackson
2B Joe Panik
RHP Dereck Rodriguez

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