"As of right now, it's just for today," Ausmus said. "Torii's done very well in the two-hole, so I'm certainly not committing to moving him anywhere else."
Ausmus is reluctant to separate Davis from Ian Kinsler, who batted second Friday night.
"I like the idea of having two shots at getting a couple guys on with speed," he said.
Matt Slovin is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.