Wednesday's Mets-Nats lineups

NEW YORK -- Here are the lineups for Wednesday night's Mets-Nationals game at Citi Field, Bartolo Colon's Mets debut:


Juan Lagares, cf

Wilmer Flores, 2b

David Wright, 3b

Curtis Granderson, rf

Chris Young, lf

Josh Satin, 1b

Travis d'Arnaud, c

Ruben Tejada, ss

Colon, rhp


Denard Span, cf

Anthony Rendon, 2b

Jayson Werth, rf

Adam LaRoche, 1b

Ryan Zimmerman, 3b

Bryce Harper, lf

Ian Desmond, ss

Jose Lobaton, c

Gio Gonzalez, lhp

Terry Collins said he put Lagares in the leadoff spot because Eric Young Jr. is 0-for-8 in his career against Gonzalez. Daniel Murphy will miss a second game while on paternity leave, but he is expected back for Thursday's series finale.