Texas Rangers revealed the lineup to face Ryu Hyun-jin.
Texas unveiled the starting lineup for the away game against the Toronto Blue Jays to be held at the Rogers Center in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the 13th (Korean time).
They are Marcus Simien (second baseman), Corey Seager (shortstop), Robbie Grossman 메이저사이트(right fielder), Mitch Garber (designated hitter), Jonah Haim (catcher), Nathaniel Rowe (first baseman), Ezequiel Duran (left fielder), Leody Taveras (center fielder), and Jonathan Ornellas. (Third baseman)’s lineup was announced. The starting pitcher is Max Scherzer.
Compared to the batting lineup of the previous day, left-handed hitters Josh Smith and Evan Carter were removed, and right-handed hitters Duran and Orellas were newly added.
A total of seven batters, including three switch hitters, face Ryu Hyun-jin at right-handed.
Duran has a batting average of 0.277, an on-base percentage of 0.325, and a slugging percentage of 0.446 in 114 games this season. He is a utility who can play multiple positions.
He recorded a batting average of 0.281, an on-base percentage of 0.344, and a slugging percentage of 0.526 against left-handers, showing better performance than his performance against right-handers (0.275 / 0.318 / 0.413).
Ornelas is a rookie who has only had one at-bat in three games in the big league so far. Today is my first start.
This season, he played in 108 games in Triple A, recording a batting average of 0.250, an on-base percentage of 0.364, a slugging percentage of 0.359, 8 home runs, and 50 RBIs.
The batting order was also slightly adjusted. Grossman, a switch hitter, moved up to the batting order at number 3, and Rowe, a left-handed hitter, moved down to number 6.
Texas, which ranks second in the American League West with 79 wins and 64 losses, has a record of 25 wins and 15 losses against left-handed starting pitchers this season.