David Murphy returns to the No. 2 hole in the lineup with a right-hander facing the Rangers. The righty is former Cy Young winner Felix Hernandez, who has had trouble with Murphy. He is 20 for 66 (.303) in his career with two homers and 11 RBIs aginast Hernandez. Leadoff man Elvis Andrus is 17 for 54 (.314).
Rangers lineup vs. RHP Felix Hernandez: Elvis Andrus, ss; David Murphy, lf; Lance Berkman, dh; Adrian Beltre, 3b; Nelson Cruz, rf; Mitch Moreland, 1b; A.J. Pierzynski, c; Jurickson Profar, 2b; Leonys Martin, cf.
Mariners lineup vs. LHP Derek Holland: Jason Bay, lf; Kyle Seager, 3b; Michael Morse, rf; Kendrys Morales, dh; Justin Smoak, 1b; Michael Saunders, cf; Kelly Shoppach, c; Carlos Triunfel, 2b; Brendan Ryan, ss.
-- Jeff Wilson