Tony Kemp sitting for Athletics in Thursday matchup
Oakland Athletics infielder/outfielder Tony Kemp is not in the lineup for Thursday afternoon's series finale against left-hander Kolby Allard and the Texas Rangers.
Jed Lowrie will replace Kemp on second base and bat sixth. Mark Canha is taking over at the top of the order.
numberFire’s models project Lowrie for 10.6 FanDuel points and he has a $2,900 salary on Thursday. Canha ($3,700) is projected for 11.4 FanDuel points. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Athletics have an implied total of 4.3 runs. Allard is registering a 26.5 strikeout percentage with a 6.2 walk percentage this season.
- Houston's Jose Siri in center field on Thursday September 16th, 2021
- Houston's Alex Bregman batting second on Thursday September 16th, 2021
- Carlos Correa hitting sixth for Astros on Thursday night September 16th, 2021
- Aledmys Diaz sent to Houston's bench on Thursday September 16th, 2021
- Jonah Heim joining Rangers' bench against Astros September 16th, 2021
- Adolis Garcia grabbing seat for Rangers Thursday night September 16th, 2021
- Jed Lowrie idle Thursday afternoon for Athletics September 16th, 2021
- Yan Gomes grabbing seat for Oakland Thursday afternoon September 16th, 2021
- Athletics' Seth Brown sitting Thursday afternoon September 16th, 2021
- Sean Murphy sitting Wednesday for Athletics September 15th, 2021
- Oakland's Yan Gomes resting on Tuesday September 14th, 2021
- Sean Murphy catching for Athletics on Tuesday September 14th, 2021