5 crucial matchups in Rays-Rangers 

September, 30, 2013
We weren't supposed to have a game on Monday night, but thanks to some exciting baseball over the course of the final weekend, we're going to be treated to a one-game tiebreaker between the Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers to decide the second American League wild card. The winner will head to Cleveland to play the Indians on Wednesday night.

The Rangers and Rays are no strangers when it comes to playoff baseball, as they met in the wild-card round in both 2010 and 2011, with the Rangers winning both times. The Rangers have home-field advantage on Monday, but the Rays have the starting pitcher edge. Here are the five most important matchups that will determine the winner.

1. David Price vs. Martin Perez