Wilson (10-4, 3.16 ERA): This is Wilson's third road start in his last four outings. He has a 2.33 ERA on the road, the lowest for any Rangers pitcher with at least 10 starts over the past 25 seasons and ahead of Nolan Ryan's 2.52 ERA in 1989. ...Wilson is 6-1 with a 2.94 ERA in his last 12 starts. ...He gave up six runs (five earned) on seven hits in just four innings in his last start, taking a no-decision against Minnesota last week. Wilson had a 7-3 lead entering the fifth, but he issued three straight walks and a single before being lifted. ...He's 1-2 with a 2.91 ERA and three saves in 12 career games vs. Toronto (and 0-1, 2.77 ERA in two starts). ...Wilson's last appearance against Toronto was April 8, 2010, when he tossed seven shutout innings in the opening series of the season.
Morrow (7-5, 4.71 ERA): It was a difficult last outing for Morrow, who gave up seven runs (six earned) on nine hits in just 3 1/3 innings against Baltimore last week. ...That ended a span of five wins in seven outings for Morrow (other two were no-decisions). Morrow had five quality starts in that stretch. ...He has faced Texas once this season, back in late April, and gave up two runs on six hits in six innings of work and got a no-decision in a Toronto win.
Hitters: Ian Kinsler (6-for-16, 3 2Bs), Elvis Andrus (3-for-7) and Michael Young (4-for-12, 4 RBIs) have hit Morrow well. ...Josh Hamilton is 1-for-6 off him. ...Wilson has held Jose Molina and Mark Teahen to 0-for-13 combined. ...Adam Lind is 4-for-7 with a double and triple against Wilson.