Chris Davis is congratulated after his two-run homer in the second. (Jim Mone/AP)
By Thor Nystrom / MLB.com
Rookie lefty Matt Harrison, making his third big league start, allowed eight runs on nine hits in five-plus innings to suffer his first career loss. Chris Davis supplied the Rangers' only offense by blasting a two-run homer in the second inning.
BATTING HR: Davis, C (7, 2nd inning off Hernandez, 1 on, 2 out). TB: Hamilton 2; Blalock; Byrd; Davis, C 4. RBI: Davis, C 2 (15). 2-out RBI: Davis, C 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez, M. Team LOB: 4.
FIELDING Outfield assists: Murphy (Monroe at 2nd base).
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