Monday, May 30, 2011
Phillies at Nationals: May 30th through June 1st
Monday 1:05, Tuesday 7:05, Wednesday 1:05
Phillies 33-20, 1st Place in N.L. East, 2 games ahead of the Marlins
Nationals 22-30, 5th Place in N.L. East, 10 1/2 games behind the Phillies
So Far in 2011: The Phils are 5-1 so far this year against the Nationals, having recently swept them at home at the beginning of May.
Know the Nationals: Manager - Jim Riggleman
Starters - Wilson Ramos (c), Michael Morse (1b), Danny Espinosa (2b), Jerry Hairston (3b), Ian Desmond (ss), Laynce Nix (lf), Rick Ankiel (cf), Jayson Werth (lf)
Rotation - Livan Hernandez (rhp), Jason Marquis (rhp), John Lannan (lhp), Jordan Zimmermann (rhp), Yunesky Maya (rhp)
Bench - Ivan Rodriguez (c), Brian Bixler (inf), Alex Cora (inf), Matt Stairs (inf), Roger Bernadina (cf)
Closer - Drew Storen (rhp)
Bullpen - Sean Burnett (lhp), Tyler Clippard (rhp), Todd Coffey (rhp), Cole Kimball (rhp), Henry Rodriguez (rhp), Doug Slaten (lhp)
Disabled List - Chad Gaudin (rhp), Tom Gorzelanny (lhp), Elvin Ramirez (rhp), Stephen Strasburg (rhp), Chien-Ming Wang (rhp), Adam LaRoche (1b), Ryan Zimmerman (3b)
At the Ballpark: Both teams will wear the special Stars and Stripes-style hats for this afternoon's Memorial Day game.
Phillies Probables: Roy Halladay (6-3, 2.35), Cliff Lee (4-4, 3.50), Roy Oswalt (3-2, 2.60)
Nationals Probables: Livan Hernandez (3-6, 3.71), Jason Marquis (5-2, 4.26), John Lannan (2-5, 4.40)
Happy Memorial Day!