Lance Berkman remains sidelined with a sore right knee, but he said Sunday morning that he doesn't expect it to require a disabled list stint.
Berkman said he hasn't done any baseball activities since slipping down the airplane stairs late Thursday night.
Nelson Cruz is serving as the designated hitter with Leonys Martin starting in right and Engel Beltre in center. Geovany Soto gets the start at catcher after A.J. Pierzynski caught the extra-inning game Saturday.
Texas -- 1. Ian Kinsler, 2b; 2. Elvis Andrus, ss; 3. Nelson Cruz, dh; 4. Adrian Beltre, 3b; 5. Mitch Moreland, 1b; 6. David Murphy, lf; 7. Geovany Soto, c; 8. Engel Beltre, cf; 9. Leonys Martin, rf.
RHP Yu Darvish (7-3, 2.95 ERA)
Cincinnati -- 1. Shin-Soo Choo, cf; 2. Zack Cozart, ss; 3. Joey Votto, 1b; 4. Brandon Phillips, 2b; 5. Jay Bruce, rf; 6. Xavier Paul, dh; 7. Todd Frazier, 3b; 8. Devin Mesoraco, c; 9. Derrick Robinson, lf.
RHP Mat Latos (7-1, 3.05 ERA)