The Yankees have left Tampa but are making a pit stop in the nation's capitol where they will play the Washington Nationals in an exhibition game on Monday at 5:05 p.m.
The Yankees' lineup on Monday will likely resemble their Opening Day lineup this Thursday. Luke Voit is batting cleanup but will be the DH as DJ LeMahieu will play first base and bat ninth. ... Troy Tulowitzki, who hit just .219 with three home runs and seven RBI this spring, will bat eighth while Brett Gardner remains the mainstay atop the Yankees' lineup and gets the start in center field.
|Brett Gardner, CF||Adam Eaton, RF|
|Aaron Judge, RF||Trea Turner, SS|
|Giancarlo Stanton, LF||Juan Soto, LF|
|Luke Voit, DH||Anthony Rendon, 3B|
|Miguel Andujar, 3B||Ryan Zimmerman, 1B|
|Gary Sanchez, C||Matt Adams, DH|
|Gleyber Torres, 2B||Kurt Suzuki, C|
|Troy Tulowitzki, SS||Brian Dozier, 2B|
|DJ LeMahiue, 1B||Victor Robles, CF|
Who is starting for the Nationals?
RHP Anibal Sanchez.
Who is starting for the Yankees?
RHP Stephen Tarpley, who made the 25-man roster in the bullpen after not allowing a run and striking out eight in 11.1 innings pitched this spring.
The Yankees next game will be Opening Day when Masahiro Tanaka takes the mound against the Orioles at Yankee Stadium on Thursday at 1:05 p.m.