Lineup: Adrian Beltre still at DH

October, 2, 2012
10/02/12
7:15
PM CT
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Texas Rangers are going with the same lineup order that beat Travis Blackley last week. They hope for a repeat performance tonight. Adrian Beltre remains at DH as a precaution to give him one more day off in the field with the left shoulder strain. Michael Young will play third base. The lineups:

RANGERS
2B Ian Kinsler
SS Elvis Andrus
LF Josh Hamilton (L)
DH Adrian Beltre
RF Nelson Cruz
3B Michael Young
1B Mike Napoli
C Geovany Soto
CF Craig Gentry

ATHLETICS
CF Coco Crisp (S)
SS Stephen Drew (L)
LF Yoenis Cespedes
DH Jonny Gomes
RF Josh Reddick (L)
3B Josh Donaldson
1B Brandon Moss (L)
C Derek Norris
2B Adam Rosales
Richard Durrett joined ESPNDallas.com in September 2009. He writes about colleges, the Dallas Stars and the Texas Rangers. Richard spent nine years at The Dallas Morning News covering the Rangers, Stars, colleges, motorsports and high schools.

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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Martin Perez
WINS ERA SO IP
2 2.70 12 20
OTHER LEADERS
BAE. Andrus .305
HRE. Andrus 1
RBIA. Rios 7
RE. Andrus 8
OPSS. Choo .776
ERAY. Darvish 0.82
SOY. Darvish 23