Endy Chavez gets back in the lineup for the first time since Saturday. The Rangers' sparkplug during their 6-1 road trip through Tampa Bay and Cleveland, Chavez is just 1 for 8 in hsi past three games to slip from a robust .429 to a nothing-to-scoff-at .386. The Rangers certainly need a spark on offense after getting outscored 26-6 the past three games.
Rangers lineup vs. RHP Ivan Nova: Ian Kinsler, 2b; Elvis Andrus, ss; Josh Hamilton, lf; Michael Young, dh; Adrian Beltre, 3b; Nelson Cruz, rf; Mitch Moreland, 1b; Yorvit Torrealba, c; Endy Chavez, cf.
Yankees lineup vs. LHP Derek Holland: Nick Swisher, rf; Curtis Granderson, cf; Mark Teixeira, 1b; Alex Rodriguez, dh; Robinson Cano, 2b; Andruw Jones, lf; Eduardo Nunez, ss; Francisco Cervelli, c; Ramiro Pena, 3b.
-- Jeff Wilson