Lineups: Mike Olt, Craig Gentry get starts

August, 17, 2012
8/17/12
2:57
PM CT
With lefty J.A. Happ on the mound for the Blue Jays, right-handed hitters Mike Olt and Craig Gentry are in the starting lineup for the Rangers on Friday in Toronto.

Right fielder Nelson Cruz is out of the starting lineup for the second consecutive game. He didn't start Thursday against the Yankees but wound up with two at-bats after pinch hitting for Olt in the seventh inning.

Olt is playing third a day after starting in right against the Yankees, while Adrian Beltre is the DH. Michael Young is playing first, and Mitch Moreland sits against the lefty.

RANGERS

2B Ian Kinsler
SS Elvis Andrus
LF Josh Hamilton
DH Adrian Beltre
1B Michael Young
RF David Murphy
C Geovany Soto
CF Craig Gentry
3B Mike Olt

RHP Yu Darvish

BLUE JAYS


LF Rajai Davis
2B Kelly Johnson
DH Edwin Encarnacion
1B David Cooper
SS Yunel Escobar
RF Moises Sierra
3B Omar Vizquel
C Jeff Mathis
CF Anthony Gose

LHP J.A. Happ

SPONSORED HEADLINES

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

TEAM LEADERS

BA LEADER
Adrian Beltre
BA HR RBI R
.323 17 69 68
OTHER LEADERS
HRA. Beltre 17
RBIA. Beltre 69
RA. Beltre 68
OPSA. Beltre .874
WY. Darvish 10
ERAY. Darvish 3.06
SOY. Darvish 182