Vin Mazzaro will make his first start of the 2012 season for the Royals, while facing Rangers right-hander Colby Lewis in the pitching duel.
Shortstop Alcides Escobar has been a spark for the Royals offensively by going 8 for 16 with three doubles and five RBIs in his last five games. Escobar had a single and drove in two Monday, giving him a .345 average in his last eight meetings with Texas.
Here is a look at the game schedule and broadcast information:
Date: Tuesday, May 15, 7:05 p.m. CT
TV: Fox Sports Kansas City
Online streaming: MLB.TV