Lineup: Josh Hamilton out vs. Blue Jays
Craig Gentry starts in center field for Hamilton.
It's the first game of a 10-game road trip for the Rangers, who send Yu Darvish to the mound against Kyle Drabek. The game will be on ESPN and can be heard in the DFW area on KSKY 660 AM.
2B Ian Kinsler
SS Elvis Andrus
3B Michael Young
DH Adrian Beltre
LF David Murphy (L)
RF Nelson Cruz
C Mike Napoli
1B Mitch Moreland (L)
CF Craig Gentry
SS Yunel Escobar
2B Kelly Johnson (L)
RF Jose Bautista
1B Adam Lind (L)
DH Edwin Encarnacion
LF Eric Thames (L)
3B Brett Lawrie
CF Colby Rasmus (L)
C J.P. Arencibia
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