Batting leadoff, Ian Kinsler was 1-3 with 2 BBs, 1 HR (his 13th), 1 RBI, and 1 run scored against the A's.
Batting cleanup, Kevin Youkilis was 1-4 with 1 RBI and 1 run scored against the Orioles. Alex Rodriguez has withdrawn from the All-Star Game because of his knee. As a result, Youk has been named as his replacement. This will be Youk's 3rd All-Star appearance.
Batting 5th, Danny Valencia was 0-3 with 1 BB and 1 RBI against the White Sox.
Craig Breslow pitched 1/3 of an inning against the Rangers.