Monday’s Rangers-A’s lineups: Robinson Chirinos again paired with Yu Darvish

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Catcher Robinson Chirinos gets his second straight start with Yu Darvish on the mound. Seattle scored twice in seven innings Wednesday against the Darvish-Chirinos battery, and Darvish acknowledged afterward that there were some communication issues the first few innings before they got on the same pitch about pitch selection early in counts.

Chirinos has outperformed J.P. Arencibia so far this season in all aspects of the game. The Rangers have a 2.33 ERA with Chirinos, and a 5.86 when Arencibia is behind the plate. Offensively, Chirinos is hitting .235, which isn’t great but is far better than the .067 average Arencibia is carrying.

Ra ngers lineup vs. RHP Dan Straily: Shin-Soo Choo, lf; Elvis Andrus, ss; Alex Rios, rf; Prince Fielder, 1b; Kevin Kouzmanoff, 3b; Mitch Moreland, dh; Donnie Murphy, 2b; Leonys Martin, cf; Robinson Chirinos, c.

A’s lineup vs. RHP Yu Darvish: Coco Crisp, cf; John Jaso, c; Jed Lowrie, ss; Josh Donaldson, 3b; Brandon Moss, lf; Alberto Callaspo, dh; Josh Reddick, rf; Daric Barton, 1b; Eric Sogard, 2b.

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Toronto2Top 9th | Box
Baltimore5@theBallpark | TV: SNET, MASN 2
Washington «4Final | Box
Atlanta2
Miami6Bottom 9th | Box
NY Mets5@theBallpark | TV: FSN-FL, SNY
NY Yankees0Top 9th | Box
Tampa Bay0@theBallpark | TV: YES, Sun Sports
Cincinnati0Top 8th | Box
Chicago Cubs0@theBallpark | TV: FSN-OH, CSN-CHI+
Cleveland1Bottom 7th | Box
Houston2@theBallpark | TV: STO, CSN-HOU
Chicago WSox3Bottom 7th | Box
Kansas City0@theBallpark | TV: CSN-CHI, FSN-KC
Detroit6Bottom 7th | Box
Minnesota4@theBallpark | TV: FSN-DET, FSN-N
Los Angeles2Top 5th | Box
Colorado2@theBallpark | TV: SportsNet LA, ROOT-RM
San Francisco0Top 3rd | Box
Arizona0@theBallpark | TV: CSN-BA, FSN-AZ
Seattle0Bottom 1st | Box
LA Angels0@theBallpark | TV: ROOT-NW, FSN-W
Philadelphia0Bottom 1st | Box
San Diego0@theBallpark | TV: CSN-PHI, FSN-SD
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