Adrian Beltre told manager Ron Washington that his left shoulder was feeling fine, so he's at third base tonight for the Rangers as they play Baltimore in the American League wild-card game. With Beltre at third and a left-hander pitching for the Orioles, Michael Young is at first base, Mike Napoli is the DH and Craig Gentry is in center field as Washington sends eight right-handed hitters to face Joe Saunders.
Orioles lineup vs. RHP Yu Darvish: Nate McLouth, lf; J.J. Hardy, ss; Chris Davis, rf; Adam Jones, cf; Matt Wieters, c; Jim Thome, dh; Mark Reynolds, 1b; Ryan Flaherty, 2b; Manny Machado, 3b.
Rangers lineup vs. LHP Joe Saunders: Ian Kinsler, 2b; Elvis Andrus, ss; Josh Hamilton, lf; Adrian Beltre, 3b; Nelson Cruz, rf; Michael Young, 1b; Mike Napoli, dh; Geovany Soto, c; Craig Gentry, cf.
-- Jeff Wilson