Brandon McCarthy allowed one run on three hits in five innings. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
By Todd Wills / Special to MLB.com
The start was delayed by a storm, and the tarp was pulled four times, but nothing else could stop the Texas bats. Hank Blalock started the onslaught with a three-run homer in the third inning, and the Rangers posted a half-dozen in the fourth thanks in large part to five doubles.
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