Hamilton has hit nine home runs in the Rangers last seven games and is now batting .402 with 18 home runs and 44 RBI.
Against Monday's starter, Bruce Chen, Hamilton has just one prior plate appearance and he failed to reach base.
The Royals bats will take aim at Scott Feldman, who is making just his second start of the season. Alex Gordon has the most career success against Feldman, notching four hits in six previous at-bats.
Game Date/Time: Monday, May 14, 7:05 p.m. CT
Location: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Arlington, Texas
Pitching Matchup: Bruce Chen (1-4, 4.83 ERA) vs. Scott Feldman (0-0, 4.35 ERA)
TV: Fox Sports Kansas City
Radio: KCSP 610
Online Streaming: MLB.tv