Texas Rangers Notch First World Series Win
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ARLINGTON (AP) – Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer in the second inning, Josh Hamilton added a solo shot in the fifth and the Texas Rangers beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 on Saturday night to close to 2-1 in the World Series.
With former President George W. Bush watching from a front-row seat, winner Colby Lewis allowed two runs and five hits in 7 2-3 innings. Neftali Feliz pitched the ninth for the save, completing a five-hitter.
Down 4-0, San Francisco came back on solo home runs by Cody Ross in the seventh and Andres Torres in the eighth.
Loser Jonathan Sanchez gave up four runs, six hits and three walks in 4 2-3 innings.
Madison Bumgarner starts for the Giants against Tommy Hunter in Game 4 on Sunday night.
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