The rubber game against the Braves

Braves (12-15):

1.    Omar Infante – SS

2.    Martin Prado – 2B

3.    Chipper Jones – 3B

4.    Troy Glaus – 1B

5.    Matt Diaz – LF

6.    David Ross – C

7.    Melky Cabrera – RF

8.    Nate McLouth – CF

9.    Tim Hudson – SP (2-1. 2.87 ERA)

*Atlanta snapped an eight-game road skid with a 7-6 win last night.

*Rookie superstar Jason Heyward will not be starting tonight’s contest. He left last night’s game in the top of the second inning with a sore right groin and is listed as day-to-day


Nationals (14-13):

1.      Nyjer Morgan – CF

2.      Adam Kennedy – 2B

3.      Ryan Zimmerman – 3B

4.      Adam Dunn – 1B

5.      Josh Willingham – LF

6.      Ivan Rodriguez – C

7.      Ian Desmond – SS

8.      Roger Bernadina – RF

9.   Scott Olsen- SP (2-1. 4.35)

*Scott Olsen has not allowed a run in his last 13 innings on the mound. The streak spans over two games; both resulted in wins.

*Last night’s 10 inning loss dropped Washington to 0-3 in extra-inning games this season.

*Washington is 5-0 this season when hitting multiple home runs.


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