Wednesday, April 22nd Game Preview
Texas Rangers (6-7) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (10-5)
Matt Harrison (0-2, 8.44 ERA) vs. David Purcey (0-1, 6.46 ERA)
6:07 p.m. CST in Toronto, Ontario (Rogers Centre)
TV: FSNSW | Radio: KRLD 105.3 FM, XM 178
Pre-Game Notes: Center fielder Josh Hamilton (bruised ribs) is expected to return to the starting lineup on Thursday evening ... TexasLeaguers.com's Trip Somers has looked at the pitching mechanics of minor league right-handers Michael Main and Kyle Ocampo ... Forbes has published major league team valuations for the 2009 season, revealing that the Rangers' value has plunged two percent since last year (to $405 million) ... Right-hander Brandon McCarthy has published his inaugural blog post for D Magazine's Inside Corner, in which he examines the intricacies of the pitcher-batter confrontation ... Online balloting for the 2009 All-Star Game began earlier today, and Rangers fans can receive free and/or discounted tickets to select August/September home games.