Orioles lineup vs. Athletics

In 12 games since joining the Orioles, infielder Tim Beckham is batting .531 (26-for-49) with seven doubles, two triples, three home runs and nine RBIs. He continues to lead off as the Orioles conclude their series in Oakland.

Tim-Beckham-at-bat-white-sidebar.jpgAccording to STATS, Beckham is among three players to begin their Orioles career with a hitting streak of 12 games or more, joining David Newhan (15 in 2004) and Javy Lopez (13 in 2004).

According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Beckham is the first Orioles leadoff hitter with three extra-base hits in a game since Nick Markakis in 2012.

Chris Davis remains in the seventh slot in the order. Seth Smith is batting eighth and Caleb Joseph is catching and batting ninth.

The Orioles lead the majors with 162 runs scored since the All-Star break.

For the Orioles
Tim Beckham SS
Manny Machado 3B
Jonathan Schoop 2B
Adam Jones CF
Trey Mancini LF
Mark Trumbo DH
Chris Davis 1B
Seth Smith RF
Caleb Joseph C

Jeremy Hellickson RHP

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