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Gray scheduled to start as Colorado hosts Texas

August 16, 2020 GMT

Texas Rangers (10-9, second in the AL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (12-8, second in the AL West)

Denver; Sunday, 3:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Rangers: Kolby Allard (0-0, 1.00 ERA, .78 WHIP, 9 strikeouts) Rockies: Jon Gray (0-2, 6.41 ERA, 1.37 WHIP, 9 strikeouts)

LINE: Rockies favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 12 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Colorado Rockies play the Texas Rangers on Sunday.

The Rockies went 43-38 in home games in 2019. Colorado averaged 9.3 hits per game last year while batting .265 as a team.

The Rangers finished 33-48 in road games in 2019. Texas averaged 8.5 hits with 3.4 extra base hits per game last year.

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The teams meet for the fifth time this year. Texas leads the season series 3-2.

INJURIES: Rockies: Scott Oberg: (blood clots), Peter Lambert: (elbow), Chi Chi Gonzalez: (bicep), Wade Davis: (right shoulder), Chris Owings: (hamstring).

Rangers: Edinson Volquez: (oblique), Joe Palumbo: (ulcer), Jose Leclerc: (right shoulder), Corey Kluber: (right shoulder), Nick Goody: (back spasms), Brock Burke: (shoulder), Danny Santana: (forearm), Robinson Chirinos: (ankle).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.