Game 1: Jeremy Guthrie vs. Tommy Hunter
3-10, 4.64 ERA
Guthrie turned in his worst outing of the season against Boston on Saturday, allowing six earned runs over four innings. He has taken the loss in six of his past seven starts, pitching to a 6.17 ERA over that span.
5-0, 1.98 ERA
Hunter pitched seven-plus innings while allowing only one run in a 3-1 win Saturday over the White Sox, despite allowing nine singles. He's won a club record five consecutive games at home to start the season and is 11-4 with a 3.51 ERA in 17 career starts there.
Game 2: Brian Matusz vs. Scott Feldman
3-9, 4.56 ERA
Getting his first win since April 18, Matusz was simply brilliant against the hot-hitting Red Sox, going seven innings and giving up no runs on two hits. Matusz has a career 1-1 record and a 10.61 ERA vs. Texas after giving up seven runs in 2 1/3 innings on May 20.
5-8, 5.51 ERA
In his last start against the White Sox, Feldman took the loss after giving up five runs on eight hits in six innings. In four career starts against the Orioles, he's 4-0 with a 3.77 ERA and 13 strikeouts.
Game 3: TBA vs. Matt Harrison
1-1, 4.47 ERA
Harrison is slated to pitch as the fifth starter. Texas has started Dustin Nippert and Omar Beltre in the spot due to injuries, but neither performed to the team's expectations. In his last Triple-A start, Harrison allowed four runs in 4 1/3 innings.
Game 4: Jake Arrieta vs. C.J. Wilson
2-2, 4.96 ERA
Arrieta turned in one of the best outings of his young career on Tuesday, holding the Tigers to just one run over 6 1/3 innings. The 24-year-old struck out four and walked two in the no-decision.
7-4, 3.24 ERA
Wilson picked up the win in his last start against the Indians, allowing one run on two hits with four strikeouts in six innings. He's recorded a quality start in five out of his last six starts. In 10 starts at Rangers Ballpark, Wilson is 6-1 with a 3.38 ERA in 64 innings.