September 7th, 2013

Saturday’s lineups: Tigers at Royals

Another day out for Jose Iglesias in what reportedly remains a day-to-day situation with his shin splints. Meanwhile, Nick Castellanos will make his first Major League start batting seventh in the Tigers lineup.

TIGERS (career numbers off Danny Duffy)

  1. Austin Jackson, CF (2-for-12, HR, walk, 4 K’s)
  2. Torii Hunter, RF (0-for-2, walk)
  3. Miguel Cabrera, 3B (4-for-12, 3 walks, 3 K’s)
  4. Prince Fielder, 1B (0-for-6, K)
  5. Victor Martinez, DH (2-for-9, walk, K)
  6. Omar Infante, 2B (0-for-2)
  7. Nick Castellanos, LF
  8. Brayan Pena, C
  9. Ramon Santiago, SS (1-for-2)

P: Justin Verlander

ROYALS (career numbers off Verlander)

  1. Alex Gordon, LF (12-for-59, 2 HR, 7 walks, 22 K’s)
  2. Emilio Bonifacio, 2B (1-for-2, walk, K)
  3. Eric Hosmer, 1B (7-for-33, HR, 4 walks, 7 K’s)
  4. Billy Butler, DH (27-for-62, 2 HR, 8 walks, 8 K’s)
  5. Mike Moustakas, 3B (6-for-27, HR, walk, 5 K’s)
  6. Salvador Perez, C (5-for-15, 2 K’s)
  7. David Lough, RF (1-for-6, K)
  8. Jarrod Dyson, CF (3-for-13, 2 walks, 4 K’s)
  9. Alcides Escobar, SS (6-for-34, walk, 4 K’s)

P: Danny Duffy