Baltimore is throwing left-hander Zach Britton, the Weatherford High product, Tuesday night at the Rangers, who have countered with a couple extra right-handed bats in the lower half of the lineup. Designated hitter Elvis Andrus will bat sixth and first baseman Robinson Chirinos is hitting eighth to break up the Rangers' usual glut of left-handed hitters. Jurickson Profar is batting second and starting at shortstop.
Rangers lineup vs. LHP Zach Britton: Ian Kinsler, 2b; Jurickson Profar, ss; Nelson Cruz, rf; Adrian Beltre, 3b; A.J. Pierzynski, c; Elvis Andrus, dh; David Murphy, lf; Robinson Chirinos, 1b; Leonys Martin, cf.
Orioles lineup vs. LHP Martin Perez: Nick Markakis, rf; Manny Machado, 3b; Adam Jones, cf; Chris Davis, 1b; J.J. Hardy, ss; Matt Wieters, c; Nate McLouth, lf; Brian Roberts, 2b; Nolan Reimold, dh.
-- Jeff Wilson