Andres Blanco is back at second base for a third straight game. Manager Ron Washington loves his defense, and Blanco is now hot at the plate. White Sox left-hander Mark Buehrle will face only one left-handed hitter, Josh Hamilton.
White Sox lineup vs. Rangers lefty C.J. Wilson: Juan Pierre, lf; Gordon Beckham, 2b; Andruw Jones, rf; Paul Konerko, 1b; Alex Rios, cf; Carlos Quentin, dh; Alexei Ramirez, ss; Donny Lucy, c; Jayson Nix, 3b.
Rangers lineup vs. White Sox lefty Mark Buehrle: Elvis Andrus, ss; Michael Young, 3b; Josh Hamilton, lf; Vladimir Guerrero, rf; Ryan Garko, dh; Justin Smoak, 1b; Matt Treanor, c; Andres Blanco, 2b; Craig Gentry, cf.
-- Jeff Wilson