Thursday lineup vs. Nats

Here's Thursday's lineup as the Mets look to avoid a four-game sweep against the Nationals. Chris Schwinden makes his second major league start. Jose Reyes gets the matinee off. Nick Evans makes his third major league start in right field. And Valentino Pascucci starts for the first time since Oct. 3, 2004 with the Montreal Expos.

Ruben Tejada, ss

Justin Turner, 2b

David Wright, 3b

Jason Bay, lf

Angel Pagan, cf

Nick Evans, rf

Valentino Pascucci, 1b

Ronny Paulino, c

Chris Schwinden, rhp