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Nationals' Bryce Harper to bat third for NL

The Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper (34) hits a

The Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper (34) hits a two-run homer with an Independence Day-themed bat during the first inning of a game against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park, Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Washington. Credit: AP / Alex Brandon

Nationals star Bryce Harper will bat third and play rightfield for the National League in Tuesday night's All-Star Game in Cincinnati.

The NL's batting order was revealed Monday afternoon.

Harper has 26 home runs and 61 RBIs and is hitting .339.

Andrew McCutchen of the Pirates will lead off and play centerfield, followed by Reds third baseman Todd Frazier. Paul Goldschmidt of the Diamondbacks will follow Harper in the batting order and play first base.

Giants catcher Buster Posey, designated hitter Anthony Rizzo of the Cubs, Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta, Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson (who will play leftfield) and Rockies second baseman D.J. LeMahieu complete the order.

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