Lineup: Martin Perez starts, Alex Rios in RF

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- It was a wet morning in Arizona, but today's game between the Texas Rangers and Oakland A's is still scheduled to start at 1 p.m. local time (2 p.m. CT on ESPN 103.3 FM) in Phoenix.

The Rangers lineup includes Alex Rios in right field for the first time this spring. His toe feels better and he was the DH on Friday. Martin Perez gets the start for the Rangers on the mound. The lineups:


DH Jurickson Profar (S)

CF Engel Beltre (L)

RF Alex Rios

1B Mitch Moreland (L)

3B Kevin Kouzmanoff

LF Michael Choice

C Robinson Chirinos

2B Rougned Odor (L)

SS Luis Sardinas (S)


LHP Martin Perez

LHP Michael Kirkman

RHP Wilmer Font

LHP Neal Cotts

RHP Jason Frasor

LHP Aaron Poreda

RHP Lisalverto Bonilla


CF Coco Crisp

SS Nick Punto

RF Josh Reddick

DH Yoenis Cespedes

3B Alberto Callaspo

C Derek Norris

1B Nate Freiman

LF Michael Taylor

2B Eric Sogard


RHP Sonny Gray

LHP Drew Pomeranz

RHP Luke Gregerson

LHP Fernando Abad

RHP Deryk Hooker