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Athletics Vs. Royals: Start Time, TV Schedule, Probable Pitchers And More

The Oakland Athletics had their game with the Kansas City Royals called early due to rain on Tuesday night. Now, with the series split at 1-1, the A's will go for their first series victory of the season on Wednesday afternoon. They will hand the ball to opening day starter Brandon McCarthy and will likely have a few backups in the lineup due to the early start following a late night on Tuesday.

Probable Pitchers: McCarthy will take on lefty Bruce Chen. He pitched six scoreless innings with four strikeouts against the Angels in his first start of the year. In his career, Chen has a record of 2-3 with an ERA of 4.61 against the Athletics.

Start Time: First pitch is set for 12:35 from Oakland Coliseum.

TV Coverage: Comcast Sports Net California will air the game live.

Weather: Rain showers are expected throughout the entire day. Temperatures will be in the high 50s.

Team Sites: Athletics Nation; Royals Review