Austin went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run (his ninth) in Saturday's win over Detroit.

With Logan Morrison out for the season with a hip injury, Austin has a chance to earn regular playing time at designated hitter and first base. He may primarily get at-bats against left-handed pitchers -- as he did in this contest against Francisco Liriano, whom he touched up with his homer -- but he has a chance to earn everyday playing time if he gets hot.

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