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Ian Kinsler hit a leadoff home run and Mitch Moreland launched a 463-foot shot, sending Ryan Dempster and the Texas Rangers past the Minnesota Twins 9-3 Saturday for their fourth straight win.
Josh Hamilton hit his 32nd homer and drove in three runs while Yu Darvish struck out eight batters, and the Rangers beat the Tigers 8-3 on Sunday afternoon to take the series.
Rookie Mike Olt’s pinch-hit RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning scored Nelson Cruz with the winning run in the Texas Rangers’ 2-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night.
Josh Hamilton drove in two runs, Scott Feldman won his sixth straight decision and the Texas Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Saturday night.
Scott Feldman tied a career high by pitching eight shutout innings in helping the Rangers snap a two-game skid with a 2-0 victory over the White Sox on Sunday.
The Texas Rangers pushed back Roy Oswalt’s next start a day until Monday, and right-hander Colby Lewis underwent surgery Friday to repair a torn flexor tendon in his right elbow.
Yu Darvish says he’s probably “not worthy” of being an All-Star in his first season in the major leagues, despite his 10-4 record with the Texas Rangers.
All by himself, Ian Kinsler showed why the Texas Rangers can be so dangerous. Kinsler got four hits, scored three runs and stole two bases Thursday night, sending the AL West leaders past the Oakland Athletics 7-6 for their 11th win in 13 games.
The Texas Rangers have surpassed 1.5 million in attendance with their franchise-record 22nd sellout of the season.
Tyler Colvin and Chris Nelson had consecutive two-out, two-run singles in an early outburst for Colorado, and the Rockies held on for a 11-7 victory Saturday that ended the Texas Rangers’ seven-game winning streak.
Rangers center fielder Craig Gentry left Saturday’s game against Colorado after aggravating his sore right ankle.
Ian Kinsler had a three-run triple and Adrian Beltre hit a two-run homer in a seven-run sixth inning, lifting the Rangers to a 9-3 victory over the Astros on Saturday.