Ian Kinsler is greeted by Marlon Byrd after his leadoff homer. (AP)
By Todd Wills / Special to MLB.com
Rangers starter Scott Feldman retired 17 of the first 18 batters he faced before the White Sox broke through and knocked the young right-hander out of the game. Young lefty Derek Holland suffered his first loss as a balk led to the deciding run. Ian Kinsler led off the game with his eighth homer.
BATTING 2B: Jones, An (6, Buehrle), Young, M (9, Linebrink). 3B: Andrus (2, Buehrle). HR: Kinsler (8, 1st inning off Buehrle, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Davis, C; Kinsler 4; Andrus 3; Jones, An 2; Young, M 4; Teagarden. RBI: Kinsler 2 (22), Jones, An (7). 2-out RBI: Jones, An. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blalock 2. SF: Kinsler. GIDP: Cruz, N. Team RISP: 0-for-3. Team LOB: 6.
FIELDING DP: (Wilson, C-Andrus-Teagarden-Young, M).