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Royals Vs. Orioles Game 3 Lineup: Kansas City's Luis Mendoza Making First Start Against Baltimore

The Kansas City Royals are sending out Luis Mendoza to try to rebound after Friday night's loss to the Baltimore Orioles. Mendoza is only 5-8 on the year and is making his first start against the Orioles this season, and he is going up against Chris Tillman who is an impressive 5-1 with a 2.38 ERA this year.

The fielding lineup for the Royals have only one change from Friday night's game with Lorenzo Cain batting fifth and will be in his normal spot in centerfield. The Orioles keep their lineup the same and only changed their batting order with being adjusted against Mendoza.

The Royals lineup:
1. Alex Gordon LF
2. Alcides Escobar SS
3. Mike Moustakas 3B
4. Billy Butler DH
5. Lorenzo Cain CF
6. Salvador Perez C
7. Jeff Francoeur RF
8. Eric Hosmer 1B
9. Chris Getz 2B
Luis Mendoza P

Orioles lineup:
1. Nick Markakis RF
2. J.J. Hardy SS
3. Nate McLouth LF
4. Adam Jones CF
5. Matt Wieters C
6. Wilson Betemit 1B
7. Chris Davis DH
8. Manny Machado 3B
9. Omar Quintanilla 2B
Chris Tillman P

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