Lineups: Martin leads off, Kinsler bats third

Ron Washington is overhauling his lineup once again, this time putting Leonys Martin in the leadoff spot and moving Ian Kinsler into the three hole for tonight's series opener against the Los Angeles Angels. Nelson Cruz drops to the sixth spot in the batting order, and Mitch Moreland is hitting ninth. Here are the lineups:


CF Leonys Martin

SS Elvis Andrus

2B Ian Kinsler

3B Adrian Beltre

DH A.J. Pierzynski

RF Nelson Cruz

LF David Murphy

C Geovany Soto

1B Mitch Moreland


SS Erick Aybar

RF Kole Calhoun

CF Mike Trout

LF Josh Hamilton

1B Mark Trumbo

2B Howie Kendrick

3B Alberto Callaspo

C Hank Conger

DH J.B. Shuck