Danny Haren tries to pitch the A's to a series win today against Chris Young, whose Rangers are hoping to salvage a split of a series in which their hitters were 3 for their first 52.
You have to feel a little bad for Chris Young. Here's a guy who is having a solid rookie year (8-5, 4.01), and yet:
- Thanks to Cy, he will never the best pitcher named C. Young
- Thanks to Curt, he is not even the best pitcher named C. Young on the field today
- Thanks to Michael, he is not even the best Young in his own lineup
Today's starting lineups: