The Rangers have totaled just 10 runs since Adrian Beltre left the lineup and have scored just once in three of their last four contests.
Michael Saunders hit a solo home run in the second inning, former Texas prospect Blake Beavan threw seven shutout innings against his former club, and the Seattle Mariners kept the Rangers from extending their lead in the AL West.
Justin Smoak hit two three-run homers against his former team, and the Mariners used a pair of early eight-run innings to rout the Rangers, winning 21-8 on Wednesday night.
Neftali Feliz pitched seven crisp innings in his first major league start and the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 1-0 on Tuesday night.
Matt Harrison continued Texas’ nearly perfect pitching, allowing just one run in 7 2/3 innings, Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and the Rangers won their 11th straight with a 3-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.