Davis out of Orioles lineup for series finale

The Orioles will close out their series today in Houston while trying to avoid a sweep and a five-game losing streak.

Tim-Beckham-swing-gray-sidebar.jpgChris Davis, who’s 1-for-20, is out of the lineup. Tim Beckham is leading off and Danny Valencia is playing first base against Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel.

Adam Jones is the designated hitter and Craig Gentry is in center field.

Jones’ 250 home runs rank fifth in club history. Brooks Robinson is fourth with 268.

For the Orioles
Tim Beckham 3B
Manny Machado SS
Jonathan Schoop 2B
Adam Jones DH
Trey Mancini LF
Danny Valencia 1B
Anthony Santander RF
Caleb Joseph C
Craig Gentry CF

Dylan Bundy RHP

Here are the matchups for the series in the Bronx:

Thursday: Andrew Cashner vs. Masahiro Tanaka
Friday: Kevin Gausman vs. CC Sabathia
Saturday: Chris Tillman vs. Sonny Gray
Sunday: Mike Wright Jr. vs. Jordan Montgomery

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