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Gamethread 5/11: Phillies at Nationals

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The team goes to Washington

Philadelphia Phillies v Washington Nationals Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images

The Phillies play another NL East opponent tonight, matching up against the Washington Nationals for the first time this season. They come in limping off a dreadful finish to the Braves series, but also not far off a five game winning streak. Their night and day season continues against a team that has struggled to begin their season as well.

The Nationals haven’t been impressive at all this year, but have gotten some nice pitching performances of late. The offense still isn’t clicking all the way, so the Phillies will hope to keep them in check.

You came here for lineups, so here they are. For the Phillies:

Some more movement in the lineup as Didi Gregorius drops to seventh and Alec Bohm gets the night off.

For the Nationals:

Its pretty simple: don’t let Juan Soto beat you.

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