Francisco Cervelli C PIT 2 hours ago
Cervelli is not in Sunday's lineup versus Washington.
Cervelli will give way to Eric Fryer behind the dish Sunday afternoon. Over the last six games, Cervelli has posted a .318/.400/.545 line while hitting a home run and two doubles.
Adam Frazier 2B/LF/RF PIT 2 hours ago
Frazier is out of Sunday's lineup against the Nationals.
Frazier has started seven consecutive games, but will have Sunday off as the Pirates face A.J. Cole and the Nationals. Pedro Florimon will start at second base and hit seventh in place of Frazier.
Jordy Mercer SS PIT 2 hours ago
Mercer (forearm) is in Sunday's lineup against the Nationals.
Mercer sat out Saturday due to forearm tightness, but will return to action for Sunday's contest. He's struggled to produce at the plate lately, as he's hit just .205/.225/.333 over the last 14 games.
DTDStarling Marte LF/CF PIT 2 hours ago
Marte (back) is not in the lineup for Sunday's matchup against Washington.
Marte has yet to return to the lineup after aggravating his back injury Thursday. With Marte recovering, Sean Rodriguez will make a rare appearance in left field and hit fifth against A.J. Cole and the Nationals.
DTDGregory Polanco LF/RF PIT 2 hours ago
Polanco (face) is out of Sunday's lineup against the Nationals.
Polanco will sit out for the second day in a row as he continues dealing with a facial contusion. With Polanco out of the lineup, Josh Bell will start in right field and bat second.
Ryan Zimmerman 1B WSH 2 hours ago
Zimmerman is out of the lineup Sunday against the Pirates, William Ladson of MLB.com reports.
Zimmerman has notched a .286/.348/.524 line over the last seven games, but had a rough time at the plate Saturday as he went 0-for-4 with a strikeout. In his absence, Clint Robinson will start at first base and hit fifth.
Mitch Haniger LF/CF ARI 2 hours ago
Haniger is out of the lineup Sunday against the Orioles.
Socrates Brito will head to center field and hit ninth during Haniger's absence. Over the last 14 games, Haniger has put up a .268/.340/.488 line and hit three home runs.
Scooter Gennett 2B/DH MIL 2 hours ago
Gennett is not in the lineup Sunday against the Reds.
Gennett has started four straight games for Milwaukee and gone 3-for-15 in that time. Jonathan Villar will move over to second base while Gennett gets Sunday afternoon off.
Tucker Barnhart C CIN 2 hours ago
Barnhart is out of Sunday's lineup against the Brewers, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.
Over the last 14 games, Barnhart has hit a dismal .182/.237/.252, bringing his batting average down to .251 for the year. He'll sit out Sunday while Ramon Cabrera starts behind the plate.
Trea Turner 2B/CF/DH WSH 2 hours ago
Turner is out of Sunday's lineup against the Pirates, Dan Kolko of the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network reports.
After clinching the NL East on Saturday, Turner will have Sunday off. He has an impressive .336 batting average for the season, but has gone just 7-for-31 (.226) over the last seven games. With Turner out, Ben Revere will start in center field and hit leadoff.