Ausmus unveils first Tigers lineup

LAKELAND, Fla. - Brad Ausmus has unveiled his lineup for the Tigers first Spring Training game.

The game on Tuesday will see Ian Kinsler batting leadoff and Austin Jackson will hit fifth. Alex Avila is battling back spasms, so James McCann will catch.

The full lineup will look like this:

1. 2B Ian Kinsler

2. RF Torii Hunter

3. 1B Miguel Cabrera

4. DH Victor Martinez

5. CF Austin Jackson

6. LF Andy Dirks

7. C James McCann

8. 3B Nick Castellanos

9. SS Jose Iglesias

Drew VerHagen will start on the mound, with Robbie Ray to follow.

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