The last bit of roster drama ahead of Opening Day has been settled: Leonys Martin will be the Rangers' starting center fielder Sunday night against Houston. With a right-hander on the mound, the left-handed-hitting Martin got the nod. Fellow lefty hitter David Murphy will bat fifth.
Rangers lineup vs. RHP Bud Norris: Ian Kinsler, 2b; Elvis Andrus, ss; Lance Berkman, dh; Adrian Beltre, 3b; David Murphy, lf; Nelson Cruz, rf; A.J. Pierzynski, c; Mitch Moreland, 1b; Leonys Martin, cf.
Astros lineup vs. LHP Matt Harrison: Jose Altuve, 2b; Brett Wallace, 1b; Chris Carter, lf; Carlos Pena, dh; Justin Maxwell, cf; Jason Castro, c; Matt Dominguez, 3b; Brandon Barnes, 3b; Ronny Cedeno, ss.
-- Jeff Wilson