A's lineup: Rough-luck Young leading off

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A's lineup: Rough-luck Young leading off
August 15, 2013, 10:45 am
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Chris Young narrowly missed walk-off home runs in each of the A's last two losses to the Astros. (USA TODAY IMAGES)

The lineups are set for the third and final game between the A's and Astros. The A's trail the Rangers

Oakland A's (67-52)

1. Chris Young (R) CF
2. Jed Lowrie (S) DH
3. Josh Donaldson (R) 3B
4. Yoenis Cespedes (R) LF
5. Nate Freiman (R) 1B
6. Alberto Callaspo (S) 2B
7. Josh Reddick (L) RF
8. Derek Norris (R) C
9. Eric Sogard (L) SS
RHP -- Sonny Gray (0-1, 1.80 ERA)

Houston Astros (39-80)
    
1. Robbie Grossman (S) LF
2. Brett Wallace (L) 1B
3. Jose Altuve (R) 2B
4. Carlos Corporan (S) C
5. Chris Carter (R) DH
6. Marc Krauss (L) RF
7. Matt Dominguez (R) 3B
8. Brandon Barnes (R) CF
9. Jonathan Villar (S) SS
LHP -- Erik Bedard (3-8, 4.28 ERA)


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