Game 23 lineups: Nats vs. Marlins

A quick turnaround from a night game to a day game is never easy, but when it comes on the heels of a walk-off win, it does at least brighten everyone’s mood a little bit. So the Nationals have to be feeling pretty good about themselves after Friday night’s 2-1, 10-inning victory over the Marlins, capped by Kyle Schwarber’s 454-foot blast to right-center.

In order to keep the good vibes going, they’ll need Patrick Corbin to give themselves a chance to win today. Once this season, the left-hander has done that. Three times, he hasn’t. This isn’t necessarily a make-or-break start for Corbin, but the time has certainly come for him to step up and pitch the way he has before.

Thumbnail image for harrison-trots-home-white-gold.jpgDavey Martinez is going with a similar lineup today against Marlins right-hander Paul Campbell, the first of what will probably be several relievers to appear in this game, as he used Friday. That’s especially true at the top of the order, with Trea Turner, Josh Harrison and Yadiel Hernandez again the 1-2-3. Schwarber did get moved up to the cleanup spot, with Starlin Castro back down to the sixth spot. And Andrew Stevenson gets the nod in center field over Victor Robles.

Where: Nationals Park
Gametime: 1:05 p.m. EDT
Radio: 106.7 FM,
Weather: Sunny, 62 degrees, wind 13 mph left field to right field

SS Trea Turner
2B Josh Harrison
RF Yadiel Hernandez
LF Kyle Schwarber
1B Josh Bell
3B Starlin Castro
CF Andrew Stevenson
C Yan Gomes
LHP Patrick Corbin

SS Miguel Rojas
1B Jesús Aguilar
RF Garrett Cooper
LF Adam Duvall
CF Lewis Brinson
3B Jon Berti
C Chad Wallach
2B Isan Díaz
RHP Paul Campbell

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