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MLB: World Series-Washington Nationals at Houston Astros Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports

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Zack Greinke vs Anibal Sanchez.

Lineups per MLB.com

What are the starting lineups?

Astros: With no designated-hitter spot available for the three games in D.C., Hinch did not start usual DH Yordan Alvarez in the outfield. He’ll look to use Alvarez in a key pinch-hitting spot instead.

1) George Springer, CF

2) José Altuve, 2B

3) Michael Brantley, LF

4) Alex Bregman, 3B

5) Yuli Gurriel, 1B

6) Carlos Correa, SS

7) Josh Reddick, RF

8) Robinson Chirinos, C

9) Zack Greinke, P

Nationals: This Nats’ offense erupted for 12 runs on 14 hits and three homers to carry themselves to victory in Game 2. In losing the designated hitter, the Nats kept Asdrúbal Cabrera at second base, with Howie Kendrick available off the bench.

1) Trea Turner, SS

2) Adam Eaton, RF

3) Anthony Rendon, 3B

4) Juan Soto, LF

5) Asdrúbal Cabrera, 2B

6) Ryan Zimmerman, 1B

7) Kurt Suzuki, C

8) Victor Robles, CF

9) Aníbal Sánchez, P