The Royals will send left-hander Everett Teaford to the mound Wednesday night, and Rangers manager Ron Washington will send the right-handed-hitting Mike Olt to first base. Also of note, Ian Kinsler is the designated hitter and Michael Young is at second base.
Rangers lineup vs. LHP Everett Teaford: Ian Kinsler, dh; Elvis Andrus, ss; Josh Hamilton, cf; Adrian Beltre, 3b; Nelson Cruz, rf; Michael Young, 2b; David Murphy, lf; Geovany Soto, c; Mike Olt, 1b.
Royals lineup vs. RHP Ryan Dempster: David Lough, cf; Alcides Escobar, ss; Alex Gordon, lf; Billy Butler, dh; Salvador Perez, c; Mike Moustakas, 3b; Jeff Francoeur, rf; Eric Hosmer, 1b; Johnny Giavotella, 2b.
-- Jeff Wilson