Saturday, May 2nd Game Preview
Chicago White Sox (12-10) vs. Texas Rangers (10-12)
Jose Contreras (0-3, 6.75 ERA) vs. Brandon McCarthy (2-0, 5.32 ERA)
7:05 p.m. CST in Arlington, Texas (Rangers Ballpark in Arlington)
TV: FSNSW | Radio: KRLD 1080 AM, XM 178
Pre-Game Notes: Veteran right-hander Kris Benson (right elbow tendinitis) will be on a 75-pitch limit during his minor league rehab start at Double-A Frisco on Sunday ... Catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia (eye irritation) returned to the Rangers' lineup on Saturday evening, and manager Ron Washington asserts that the team will recall an outfielder from Triple-A Oklahoma City to replace emergency catcher max Ramirez in the next few days ... According to ESPN.com's Jorge Arangure, Jr., left-handed-hitting Dominican outfield prospect Guillermo Pimentel "is all but certain to sign" with Texas for a bonus believed to be in the vicinty of $1.5 million to $2 million; 16-year-old Dominican right-hander Jurickson Profar has also been connected with the Rangers; Major League Baseball's international signing period begins on July 2nd.