A-Rod still hitting third

Joe Girardi apparently refused to cave in to public pressure to drop Alex Rodriguez in his lineup for tonight's pivotal Game 3 against the Baltimore Orioles, holding him in the third slot against RHP Miguel Gonzalez. Here is tonight's lineup:

Derek Jeter SS

Ichiro Suzuki LF

Alex Rodriguez DH

Robinson Cano 2B

Nick Swisher RF

Mark Teixeira 1B

Curtis Granderson CF

Russell Martin C

Eric Chavez 3B

Hiroki Kuroda RHP