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Holliday is playing; A’s draft another Crosby

Slow morning in the A’s clubhouse. … Matt Holliday is back in left field today after getting drilled in the left knee by a pitch last night. Jason Giambi returns to the lineup at DH, with Daric Barton playing first. …

The A’s wrapped up the third and final day of the draft this morning. Among their picks: 42nd round selection Blake Crosby, first baseman from Sacramento State and younger brother of Bobby Crosby. Here’s his stats this season w/the Hornets …

And here are today’s lineups:

A’s
Cabrera SS
Kennedy 2B
Cust RF
Holliday LF
Giambi DH
Powell C
Barton 1B
Davis CF
Hannahan 3B

Cahill P

Twins
Tolbert 2B
Harris SS
Mauer C
Morneau DH
Kubel RF
Crede 3B
Cuddyer CF
Buscher 1B
Young LF

Blackburn P

Joe Stiglich