Grapefruit League record (which is meaningless anyway): 0-2
We've got two games today, with the squads pretty evenly split between going to Lakeland for a matchup at Joker Marchant Stadium (best name ever) and Tampa to face off with the Evil Empire at Darth Vader Stadium. Who's scheduled to pitch? I'm glad you asked:
Tigres game, per Steve Campbell - J.A. Happ, Wilton Lopez, Sergio Escalona, Ross Wolf, David Carpenter, Jorge De Leon, Fernando Abad.
Lineups, per Campbell:
|1) T.J. Steele, CF||1) Austin Jackson, CF|
|2) Angel Sanchez, 2B||2) Casper Wells, LF|
|3) Hunter Pence, RF||3) Magglio Ordonez, RF|
|4) Brian Dopirak, 1B||4) Miguel Cabrera, 1B|
|5) Chris Johnson, 3B||5) Victor Martinez, DH|
|6) Koby Clemens, DH||6) Jhonny Peralta, SS|
|7) Jason Castro, C||7) Brandon Inge, 3B|
|8) Drew Locke, LF||8) Danny Worth, 2B|
|9) Tommy Manzella, SS||9) Alex Avila, C|
|Starter: Phil Coke|
Haven't seen the lineups for the Yanquis game, but when I do, I'll try to update here. In case you haven't heard, the game against New York will be aired live on MLB Network for those of you in the Houston viewing area.