Ian Kinsler gets a day off today, his first since May 2 at Oakland. He is riding a six-game hitting streak after getting a hit in each game of the just completed homestand. Manager Ron Washington said that the day off had been planned and was give despited the recent hot stretch. Kinsler, though, is hitting .143 on the road.
Rangers lineup vs. RHP Wade Davis: Elvis Andrus, ss; David Murphy, rf; Josh Hamilton, lf; Michael Young, 2b; Adrian Beltre, 3b; Nelson Cruz, dh; Mitch Moreland, 1b; Mike Napoli, c; Endy Chavez, cf.
Rays lineup vs. LHP Derek Holland: Evan Longoria, 3b; Johnny Damon, dh; Sean Rodriguez, ss; B.J. Upton, cf; Ben Zobrist, 2b; Felizpe Lopez, 1b; Matt Joyce, rf; Kelly Shoppach, c; Justin Ruggiano, lf.
-- Jeff Wilson