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Mike Napoli at DH for Game 3

Updated: October 11, 2011, 8:42 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

DETROIT -- As expected, the Texas Rangers altered their lineup for Game 3 of the AL Championship Series, shifting Michael Young to first base, Mike Napoli to designated hitter, Yorvit Torrealba to catcher and Endy Chavez to left field.

"All Mike's been doing since we started these playoffs is DH," manager Ron Washington said of Young. "I needed to get him engaged. It might jumpstart his bat a little more instead of always thinking about hitting. It gets him a little more involved."

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