Astros at Rays: Monday's lineups

Astros at Rays: Monday's lineups
July 1, 2013, 4:45 pm
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Monday starts a four-game series between the Astros and Tampa Bay Rays at Minute Maid Park. In their last series, the Astros lost all three games at home to the Angels. The Rays have won two straight games and went 4-2 on their just-completed homestand.

In a slight switch, Matt Dominguez moves up to the sixth-hole in the Astros lineup. Jimmy Paredes will start in right field and Jake Elmore will start at shortstop and bat leadoff for the fourth straight game.



Here are Monday’s lineups:

Astros (30-52)

  1. Jake Elmore SS
  2. Jose Altuve 2B
  3. Jason Castro C
  4. Chris Carter 1B
  5. J.D. Martinez LF
  6. Matt Dominguez 3B
  7. Ronny Cedeno DH
  8. Jimmy Paredes RF
  9. Brandon Barnes CF

LHP Dallas Keuchel 4-4, 4.34 ERA)


Tampa Bay (43-39)

  1. Desmond Jennings CF
  2. Sean Rodriguez LF
  3. Wil Myers DH
  4. Ben Zobrist 2B
  5. Yunel Escobar SS
  6. James Loney 1B
  7. Ryan Roberts 3B
  8. Jose Lobaton C
  9. Sam Fuld RF

LHP Matt Moore (10-3, 3.95 ERA)



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