The Rangers get their chance at sweet revenge against Kansas City today after the Royals won the Cactus League opener Sunday 6-1. Of note in the Rangers' lineup is Josh Hamilton playing center field.
Rangers lineup: Ian Kinsler, 2b; Elvis Andrus, ss; Josh Hamilton, cf; Adrian Beltre, 3b; Michael Young, 1b; Nelson Cruz, rf; Yorvit Torrealba, c; Mitch Moreland, dh; David Murphy, lf.
Rangers probable pitchers: LHP Derek Holland, RHP Alexi Ogando, LHP Mitch Stetter, LHP Neal Cotts, LHP Ben Snyder, RHP Tanner Scheppers, LHP Kelvin De La Cruz.
Royals lineup: Alex Gordon, lf; Johnny Giavotella, 2b; Eric Hosmer, 1b; Billy Butler, dh; Jeff Francoeur, rf; Lorenzo Cain, cf; Salvador Perez, c; Yuniesky Betancourt, 3b; Alcides Escobar, ss.
Royals probable pitchers: LHP Bruce Chen, LHP Mike Montgomery, RHP Louis Coleman, LHP Tim Collins, RHP Blake Wood, LHP Chris Dwyer, RHP Jeremy Jeffress.
-- Jeff Wilson