Fourth of July lineup
Happy Independence Day!
Today also marks the 70th anniversary of Lou Gehrig’s “Luckiest Man” speech, and all MLB teams wil be honoring Gehrig’s legacy by wearing “4 ALS” patches and running clips of the speech throughout their broadcasts.
Today’s lineup includes some changes that Lou Piniella alluded to after yesterday’s game — namely the dropping of Alfonso Soriano to sixth in the order.
Braden Looper (6-4, 4.90 ERA) pitches for the Brewers.