Lineups: Mariners have Nelson Cruz in field in opener vs Cardinals

Jun 24, 2016, 4:29 PM

With Norichika Aoki on his way to Tacoma, the Mariners have Nelson Cruz in the field, Adam Lind at DH and Dae-Ho Lee starting at first base against a right-handed pitcher in the series opener against St. Louis to begin a nine-game homestand.

The Mariners will throw new acquisition Wade LeBlanc against the Cardinals’ Carlos Martinez in the 7:10 game on 710 ESPN Seattle. The pregame show starts at 6.


Leonys Martin, CF
Seth Smith, LF
Robinson Cano, 2B
Nelson Cruz, RF
Kyle Seager, 3B
Dae-Ho Lee, 1B
Adam Lind, DH
Chris Iannetta, C
Ketel Marte, SS

Wade LeBlanc, LHP


Matt Carpenter, 2B
Aledmys Diaz, SS
Matt Holliday, DH
Stephen Piscotty, RF
Jhonny Peralta, 3B
Matt Adams, 1B
Yadier Molina, C
Brandon Moss, LF
Tommy Pham, CF

Carlos Martinez, RHP

Date Starting Pitcher
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