The American League's two best teams take aim at each other on Monday night as the Baltimore Orioles host the Texas Rangers. The Orioles have won five straight games and have the best record in the major leagues at 19-9.
The Rangers will face left-handed Brian Matusz on Monday. After a slow start to the season, Matusz has given up just one earned run in his lats two starts. However, he holds a career 6.64 ERA against Texas in four trips to the hill against them. Nelson Cruz is 4-for-7 in his career against Matusz with a home run and three RBI.
Game Date/Time: Monday, May 7, 6:05 p.m. CT
Location: Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Baltimore, Maryland
Pitching Matchup: Matt Harrison (3-2, 5.40 ERA) vs. Brian Matusz (1-3, 4.67 ERA)
TV: Fox Sports Southwest
Radio: 103.3 FM
Online Streaming: MLB.tv