Vimael Machin sitting for Oakland Friday

Oakland Athletics infielder Vimael Machin is not in the lineup Friday in the team's game against the Houston Astros.

What It Means:

Machin is being replaced at third base by Matt Chapman against Astros starter Lance McCullers.

In 21 plate appearances this season, Machin has a .105 batting average and a .296 OPS.