It’s been almost two weeks since the Texas Rangers won a game. On Friday. they welcome the struggling Twins, who have lost 8-straight road games.
Leonys Martin doubled twice and scored three times, including the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Texas Rangers beat Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Thursday to win their second straight four-game series on the road.
Joe Saunders pitched five scoreless innings and Luis Sardinas drove in the only run of the game to lift the Rangers to a 1-0 victory over the Twins on Wednesday night.
Joakim Soria bobbled a ball with two outs and the bases loaded in the ninth inning, allowing the winning run to score in Minnesota’s 4-3 victory over the Rangers on Tuesday night.
Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish has been scratched from his scheduled start Tuesday against the Minnesota Twins due to neck stiffness.
After a rough first two innings, Nick Tepesch settled down and cruised through another quality outing to help the Rangers stay hot — beating the Twins 7-2 on Monday afternoon.
Texas looks to continue its surge and move back above .500 for the first time in two weeks in Monday’s series opener at Minnesota.
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While Texas is chasing Tampa Bay and Cleveland in the Wild Card standings, it’s Toronto and Minnesota that can drastically affect the final standings.
Kevin Correia pitched seven strong innings and the Minnesota Twins clinched their first series victory at Texas in four years, beating the AL West-leading Rangers 4-2 on Sunday.
Martin hit a game-winning bases-loaded single with two outs in the ninth inning to give Texas Rangers a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins.