Lineups: Berkman starting at DH

September, 2, 2013
9/02/13
12:48
PM CT
OAKLAND, Calif. -- One day after being reinstated from the disabled list, Lance Berkman will start at designated hitter Monday when the Rangers open a three-game series against the Oakland A's. This will be his first appearance since July 6 against Houston when he started at DH. Shortstop Elvis Andrus (back spasms) is out of the lineup for the second straight game.

RANGERS
CF Leonys Martin
SS Jurickson Profar
2B Ian Kinsler
3B Adrian Beltre
C A.J. Pierzynski
RF Alex Rios
1B Mitch Moreland
DH Lance Berkman
LF David Murphy
P Derek Holland

ATHLETICS
CF Coco Crisp
3B Josh Donaldson
SS Jed Lowrie
LF Yoenis Cespedes
1B Nate Freiman
2B Alberto Callaspo
RB Chris Young
C Kurt Suzuki
DH Michael Choice
P Dan Straily

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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Martin Perez
WINS ERA SO IP
3 1.86 20 29
OTHER LEADERS
BAL. Martin .315
HRR. Chirinos 2
RBIL. Martin 9
RE. Andrus 11
OPSS. Choo .827
ERAY. Darvish 0.82
SOY. Darvish 23