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Friday, February 22, 2013
Lineups: Leonys Martin in CF, Jeff Baker DH

By Richard Durrett

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Adrian Beltre and Lance Berkman are nursing minor injuries and won't play in today's first Cactus League game against the Royals.

Leonys Martin will start in center field today and manager Ron Washington said Craig Gentry will likely get the start in center Saturday. Jeff Baker is the DH with Berkman out. Here are the lineups for both teams:

RANGERS
2B Ian Kinsler
SS Elvis Andrus
LF David Murphy (L)
RF Nelson Cruz
C A.J. Pierzynski (L)
DH Jeff Baker
1B Mitch Moreland (L)
3B Mike Olt
CF Leonys Martin (L)

Pitchers
LHP Derek Holland (about 50 pitches)
RHP Alexi Ogando
LHP Robbie Ross
RHP Cory Burns
RHP Tanner Scheppers

ROYALS
LF Alex Gordon
SS Alcides Escobar
1B Eric Hosmer
DH Billy Butler
C Salvador Perez
3B Mike Moustakas
RF Jeff Francoeur
2B Johnny Giavotella
CF Jarrod Dyson

Pitchers
LHP Will Smith
RHP Yordano Ventura
LHP Justin Marks
RHP Nate Adcock
RHP Sugar Ray Marimon
RHP Michael Mariot
RHP Blaine Boyer