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Rangers Vs. Astros Game 2 Lineup: Justin Grimm Making First Major League Start

The Texas Rangers will be starting right-handed pitcher Justin Grimm who is making his first-ever major league on Saturday night against the Houston Astros. The Astros will counter by starting Lucas Harrell who struggles on the road and has a 6.13 ERA away from home.

The Rangers made only two lineup changes for Saturday's game, first they have Mike Napoli catching instead of Yorvit Torrealba, and the other is having Craig Gentry getting the start in centerfield.

The Astros lineup has the same players as Friday night, but they just rearranged their batting lineup.

Astros lineup:

1. Jordan Schafer CF
2. Jose Altuve 2B
3. Jed Lowrie SS
4. Brett Wallace 1B
5. Chris Johnson 3B
6. Brian Bogusevic RF
7. J.D. Martinez DH
8. Justin Maxwell LF
9. Chris Snyder C

Rangers lineup:

1. Ian Kinsler 2B
2. Elvis Andrus SS
3. Michael Young DH
4. Adrian Beltre 3B
5. Nelson Cruz RF
6. David Murphy LF
7. Mike Napoli C
8. Mitch Moreland 1B
9. Craig Gentry CF

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