The Marlins open their final homestand against the last-place Nationals. The Marlins have gone 10-2 this season against Washington.
The Carolina Mudcats will be gunning for the Southern League championshp tonight in Game 4 of a best-of-five series against Mississippi. The Mudcats, who own a 2-1 lead in the series, are sending out left-hander Graham Taylor.
Nationals: 2B Anderson Hernandez, SS Cristian Guzman, 3B Ryan Zimmerman, CF Lastings Milledge, RF Elijah Dukes, 1B Aaron Boone, LF Willie Harris, C Wil Nieves, P Shairon Martis.
Marlins: SS Hanley Ramirez, C John Baker, 3B Jorge Cantu, 1B Mike Jacobs, 2B Dan Uggla, LF Josh Willingham, CF Cody Ross, RF Jeremy Hermida, P Scott Olsen.