Guzman is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Mariners. Guzman takes a seat on the bench after starting the last two games, and he's slashing .254/.290/.475 over 59 at-bats in September. Ryan Rua will start at first base and bat sixth for the Rangers.
Guzman is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Angels. Guzman will take a seat against lefty Andrew Heaney after starting the past four games, going 5-for-14 (.357) with a double and a homer in those contests. Jurickson Profar will slide over to cover first base in his absence, freeing up a spot for Isiah Kiner-Falefa to start at third base.
Guzman is not in Friday's starting lineup against the Mariners. Guzman will get a breather with Connor Sadzeck set to take the mound for Seattle. Jurickson Profar is penciled into the starting nine at first base and Shin-Soo Choo will slot in as the designated hitter with Guzman on the bench.
Guzman is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Rays. As per usual, Guzman will take a seat on the bench with a left-hander in Blake Snell toeing the rubber for the Rays. Jurickson Profar will cover first base in his stead, opening up a spot for Isiah Kiner-Falefa to start at the hot corner.
Guzman is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Padres. Guzman, who is 3-for-20 over his last eight games, will head to the bench for the second straight game with the Padres sending left-hander Eric Lauer to the mound. Jurickson Profar will start at first base and Adrian Beltre will start at third base, since the Rangers are without a designated hitter in a National League park.