Worth noting

Alex Rios is expected to be in the Rangers lineup in the next couple of days after being sidelined with a sore big toe on his left foot.

• Former outfielder Rusty Greer and infielder Mark McLemore are in camp as special instructors. Former pitcher Jose Guzman and first baseman Pete O'Brien are due Monday.

• The Rangers starters for the next three days are Alexi Ogando on Friday against the Royals, Martin Perez against the Athletics on Saturday and Robbie Ross against the White Sox on Sunday.

T.R. Sullivan is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Postcards from Elysian Fields, and follow him on Twitter @Sullivan_Ranger. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.