Urrutia batting eighth as the DH tonight (with Rangers lineup, start delayed)

Cuban defector Henry Urrutia, who had his contract selected from Triple-A Norfolk on Friday, will make his major league debut tonight as the Orioles' designated hitter.

Urrutia is batting eighth against Rangers right-hander Ross Wolf, the former Orioles farmhand.

J.J. Hardy will bat ahead of Urrutia, and Brian Roberts will bat behind him.

For the Orioles
Nate McLouth LF
Manny Machado 3B
Nick Markakis RF
Adam Jones CF
Chris Davis 1B
Matt Wieters C
J.J. Hardy SS
Henry Urrutia DH
Brian Roberts 2B

Miguel Gonzalez RHP

For the Rangers
Ian Kinsler 2B
Jurickson Profar DH
Nelson Cruz RF
Adrian Beltre 3B
A.J. Pierzynski C
Mitch Moreland 1B
Elvis Andrus SS
David Murphy LF
Leonys Martin CF

Ross Wolf RHP

Update: Tonight's game won't start until 8:40 p.m. because of rain and a ceremony to induct former catcher Ivan Rodriguez into the Rangers' Hall of Fame.

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