Yu Darvish is looking to finish off August with his fourth win of the month tonight. He win his first three starts, but has taken a no-decision in his past two.
He'll have the usual suspects behind him as manager Ron Washington goes with his standard lineup for the series opener against the Twins.
Texas -- 1. Leonys Martin, cf; 2. Elvis Andrus, ss; 3. Ian Kinsler, 2b; 4. Adrian Beltre, 3b; 5. A.J. Pierzynski, c; 6. Alex Rios, rf; 7. Mitch Moreland, 1b; 8. Jurickson Profar, dh; 9. David Murphy, lf.
Minnesota -- 1. Brian Dozier, 2b; 2. Chris Herrmann, c; 3. Justin Morneau, 1b; 4. Josh Willingham, lf; 5. Ryan Doumit, dh; 6. Trevor Plouffe, 3b; 7. Clete Thomas, cf; 8. Darin Mastroianni, rf; 9. Pedro Florimon, ss.