Brandon McCarthy's fifth win leads the Rangers' staff. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
Six players had at least two hits apiece and eight drove in at least a run for the Rangers, who have been in first place in the AL West for 25 straight days, the first time they have done that since 1999. Brandon McCarthy recovered from a rocky first inning to allow three hits over six innings.
BATTING 2B: Suzuki, K (15, McCarthy). TB: Giambi 2; Suzuki, K 2; Sweeney; Petit, G. RBI:
Suzuki, K (17). 2-out RBI: Suzuki, K. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sweeney 2. GIDP:
Holliday; Cunningham. Team RISP: 1-for-4. Team LOB: 6.
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