A's lineup: Cespedes back in left, batting fifth

A's lineup: Cespedes back in left, batting fifth
July 24, 2013, 9:30 am
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Yoenis Cespedes is in the A's starting lineup for the first time since winning the Home Run Derby. (AP)

Managers Bob Melvin and Bo Porter have announced their lineups for the series finale between the A's and Astros in Houston.

Oakland A's

1. Coco Crisp (S) CF
2. John Jaso (L) C
3. Josh Donaldson (R) 3B
4. Jed Lowrie (S) SS
5. Yoenis Cespedes (R) LF
6. Brandon Moss (L) 1B
7. Josh Reddick (L) RF
8. Seth Smith (L) DH
9. Eric Sogard (L) 2B
RHP A.J. Griffin (8-7, 3.82 ERA)

Houston Astros

1. Jonathan Villar (S) SS
2. Jose Altuve (R) 2B
3. Jason Castro (L) DH
4. Chris Carter (R) LF
5. Carlos Corporan (S) C
6. Brett Wallace (L) 1B
7. Justin Maxwell (R) CF
8. Matt Dominguez (R) 3B
9. Marc Krauss (L) RF
RHP Bud Norris (6-9, 3.91 ERA)