The Houston Astros took one to the chin from the in-state, interleague rival Texas Rangers Friday, but Saturday marks a chance for the Stros to even the score.
Lucas Harrell will take the mound for Houston, looking to improve his 2-3 record on the season. Harrell comes into Saturday's matchup with a 4.40 ERA and 1.42 WHIP. He only has 22 strikeouts compared to 18 walks this season.
For the Rangers, Derek Holland will make his first start since May 10, with manager Ron Washington looking to rest up his starters throughout the long schedule. Holland has a 3-2 record to go along with a .227 BAA, 1.20 WHIP and 3.78 ERA. He's struck out 40 in 47 2/3 innings.
Here is the game schedule and broadcast information for the Rangers-Astros game.
Date/Time: Saturday, May 19, 6:15 p.m. CT
Location: Minute Maid Park - Houston, Texas
For more on the Astros, head over to The Crawfish Boxes and for more on the Rangers check out Lone Star Ball.