Eovaldi set for 1st career World Series start with Rangers. Gallen gets Game 1 for Diamondbacks

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi throws during the first inning of Game 6 of the baseball AL Championship Series against the Houston Astros Sunday, Oct. 22, 2023, in Houston. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nathan Eovaldi will start Game 1 of the World Series for the Texas Rangers on Friday night against Zac Gallen and the Arizona Diamondbacks.