The regular season is so close you can smell the grass clippings of the outfield grass.
Spring training is at its end, with players returning to their rightful homes to make the final adjustments to ready themselves for the long season ahead. As such, the A’s and Giants have each returned to the Bay Area to play a final exhibition series before the real fun begins. In tonight’s affair, the A’s will be playing in AT&T Park in the exhibition version of the Bay Bridge series.
The starting lineup for the A’s is: 1- R. Davis, CF 2- M. Joyce, RF 3- R. Healy, 3B 4- S. Vogt, C 5- J. Lowrie, 2B 6- M. Semien, SS 7- Y. Alonso, 1B 8- M. Canha, DH 9- J. Decker, LF SP- S. Manea
The starting lineup for the Giants is: 1- D. Span, CF 2- B. Belt, 1B 3- H. Pence, RF 4- B. Posey, C 5- B. Crawford, SS 6- C. Marrero, LF 7- E. Nunez, 3B 8- J. Panik, 2B 9- J. Cueto, SP
First pitch is at 7:15.