• When Colby Lewis started on Wednesday night, it marked the 36th straight game started by a right-hander for the Rangers. That's the longest such streak for the Rangers since 2007. The Rangers haven't had a left-hander start since Joe Saunders on June 30.
• Infielder Jurickson Profar, who has been sidelined since Spring Training with a torn muscle in his right shoulder, has been cleared to start a throwing program.
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