Jason Giambi flies out to left field in the fourth inning. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
By Daniel Paulling / MLB.com
After drawing three walks, the A's were poised for a big first inning. But Kurt Suzuki's RBI double was all they got in the frame -- and the game. The A's were held to just four singles the rest of the way as Brett Anderson was overpowered by the Rangers, who knocked him out after four innings.
BATTING 2B: Suzuki, K (15, McCarthy). TB: Sweeney, R; Giambi 2; Suzuki, K
2; Petit, G. RBI: Suzuki, K (17). 2-out RBI: Suzuki, K. Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Sweeney, R 2. GIDP: Holliday, Cunningham, A. Team
RISP: 1-for-4. Team LOB: 6.
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