Spring Training Game 23 Preview/Thread: Nationals at Tigers

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Happy St. Patrick's Day, everyone! Just 15 days until the regular season starts in Minnesota.

Washington Nationals at Detroit Tigers

Time/Place: 1:00 p.m., Joker Marchant Stadium

SB Nation Blog: Federal Baseball

Media: Tigers Radio Network

Pitching Matchup: LHP Ross Detwiler (10-8, 3.40 ERA) vs. LHP Drew Smyly (4-3, 3.99 ERA in 2012)

Tigers also scheduled to pitch: LHP Phil Coke, RHP Joaquin Benoit, LHP Darin Downs, RHP Al Alburquerque

Nationals also scheduled to pitch: RHP Ross Ohlendorf, RHP Ryan Mattheus, RHP Tyler Clippard, LHP Fernando Abad

Tigers lineup: Jackson 8, Hunter 9, Cabrera 5, Fielder 3, Martinez dh, Dirks 7, Infante 4, Avila 2, Worth 6

Nationals lineup: Espinosa 4, Lombardozzi 5, Harper 8, Moore 9, Desmond 6, Suzuki 2, Tracy DH, Marrero 3, Owings 7

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