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Highland Park standout Clayton Kershaw pitched his first no-hitter Wednesday night, striking out a career-high 15 in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ 8-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies.
Matt Harrison combined with four relievers on a five-hitter, and the Rangers won 5-0 on Thursday after being overwhelmed by the Rockies in the previous three games.
Rangers starter Colby Lewis got the first two batters out in each of the first three innings against Colorado. But the Rockies followed each time with hits, earning a third win over Texas.
Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre has become only the fifth player in major league history to hit 100 home runs for three different teams.
After roughing up Texas at home, the Colorado Rockies look to continue their surge on the road against Colby Lewis and the Rangers.
Nolan Arenado ran his hitting streak to 26 games and Carlos Gonzalez had five of Colorado’s season-high 21 hits as the Rockies routed the Rangers 12-1 on Tuesday night.
Jordan Lyles pitched effectively into the ninth inning, Troy Tulowitzki homered twice, and the Rockies crushed the Rangers by a score of 8-2 on Monday night in Denver.
The Rockies expect big things from Nolan Arenado. But can he put it all together at the plate?
Tommy Hanson gave up two runs on three consecutive extra-base hits in the first inning before settling down, but Texas lost to a Rockies split-squad 8-2 on Wednesday.
A 23rd-round pick by Houston in the 1996 amateur draft, Oswalt pitched his first nine-plus seasons for the Astros and then played for Philadelphia, Texas and the Rockies.