Lineups: Berkman starting at DH

OAKLAND, Calif. -- One day after being reinstated from the disabled list, Lance Berkman will start at designated hitter Monday when the Rangers open a three-game series against the Oakland A's. This will be his first appearance since July 6 against Houston when he started at DH. Shortstop Elvis Andrus (back spasms) is out of the lineup for the second straight game.


CF Leonys Martin

SS Jurickson Profar

2B Ian Kinsler

3B Adrian Beltre

C A.J. Pierzynski

RF Alex Rios

1B Mitch Moreland

DH Lance Berkman

LF David Murphy

P Derek Holland


CF Coco Crisp

3B Josh Donaldson

SS Jed Lowrie

LF Yoenis Cespedes

1B Nate Freiman

2B Alberto Callaspo

RB Chris Young

C Kurt Suzuki

DH Michael Choice

P Dan Straily