All-Star Lineups: Gonzalez Batting Third, Ortiz Seventh
BOSTON (CBS) – The MLB All-Star lineups are out, with Red Sox Adrian Gonzalez and David Ortiz finding their spots amongst the stars of the American League.
Gonzalez will bat third and play first base, with Ortiz hitting seventh as the team’s designated hitter. Both will participate in Monday night’s Home Run Derby as well.
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Center fielder Jacoby Ellbury, third baseman Kevin Youkilis and pitcher Josh Beckett made the squad as reserves. Beckett was cleared to play on Sunday after throwing a side session. He left his start on Friday after hyper-extending his knee but got the okay from team doctors.
The Angels Jered Weaver (11-4, 1.86 ERA) gets the start against the Phillies Roy Halladay (11-3, 2.45 ERA).
Here is the full lineup for the American and National leagues:
Curtis Granderson, CF, NY Yankees
Asdrubal Cabrera, SS, Cleveland Indians
Adrian Gonzalez, 1B, Boston Red Sox
Jose Bautista, RF, Toronto Blue Jays
Josh Hamilton, LF, Texas Rangers
Adrian Beltre, 3B, Texas Rangers
David Ortiz, DH, Boston Red Sox
Robinson Cano, 2B, NY Yankees
Alex Avila, C, Detroit Tigers
Rickie Weeks, 2B, Milwaukee Brewers
Carlos Beltran, DH, NY Mets
Matt Kemp, CF, LA Dodgers
Prince Fielder, 1B, Milwaukee Brewers
Brian McCann, C, Atlanta Braves
Lance Berkman, RF, St. Louis Cardinals
Matt Holliday, LF, St. Louis Cardinals
Troy Tulowitzki, SS, Colorado Rockies
Scott Rolen, 3B, Cincinnati Reds