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NLDS Game 2 lineups: Dodgers vs. Nationals

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The Dodgers are sticking with the same lineup in Sunday's Game 2 of the National League Division Series that gave them a 1-0 series lead over the Nationals in Friday's 4-3 win in Game 1.

Chase Utley will lead things off against the Nationals' Tanner Roark and play second base, while shortstop Corey Seager, who homered on the first postseason pitch he saw, will bat second. He's followed by third baseman Justin Turner and Adrian Gonzalez batting cleanup and playing first base.

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The Dodgers are sticking with the same lineup in Sunday's Game 2 of the National League Division Series that gave them a 1-0 series lead over the Nationals in Friday's 4-3 win in Game 1.

Chase Utley will lead things off against the Nationals' Tanner Roark and play second base, while shortstop Corey Seager, who homered on the first postseason pitch he saw, will bat second. He's followed by third baseman Justin Turner and Adrian Gonzalez batting cleanup and playing first base.

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Josh Reddick gets the start in right field and is batting fifth, while Joc Pederson is in center field and batting sixth. Yasmani Grandal will be behind the plate and in the No. 7 spot and rookie Andrew Toles, who went 1-for-2 on Friday, is back in left field and hitting eighth.

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The Nationals will have Jose Lobaton behind the plate and in the eighth spot due to the Dodgers sending left-hander Rich Hill to the mound. Other than that, the team is going with the same lineup as Game 1.

Trea Turner will be in center field and hit leadoff, followed by Bryce Harper in right field and Jayson Werth in left field. Daniel Murphy will be at second and hitting cleanup, while Anthony Rendon is at third and batting in the No. 5 spot. He's followed by Ryan Zimmerman at first base and Danny Espinosa at shortstop.

Here are the lineups for Game 2 of the National League Division Series between the Dodgers and Nationals today at Nationals Park at 1 p.m. ET on FS1.

Utley, 2B
Seager, SS
Turner, 3B
Gonzalez, 1B
Reddick, RF
Pederson, CF
Grandal, C
Toles, LF
Hill, SP

Turner, CF
Harper, RF
Werth, LF
Murphy, 2B
Rendon, 3B
Zimmerman, 1B
Espinosa, SS
Lobaton, C
Roark, SP

Quinn Roberts is a reporter for MLB.com.

Washington Nationals, Los Angeles Dodgers