Nationals' Daniel Murphy: Held out of Game 1

Murphy is not in the lineup for Game 1 of Sunday's doubleheader against the Giants, Mark Zuckerman of MASNsports.com reports.

The Nationals will give their veteran second baseman a few additional hours of rest Sunday morning as the team embarks on a doubleheader against the Giants. Adrian Sanchez will man second base in his absence, batting second.

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