Rangers catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia tags out Brad Ausmus in the third. (LM Otero/AP)
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
Derek Holland allowed four runs in five innings and suffered his third straight defeat as a starter, falling to 0-3 in four starts this season. He didn't get much help from the offense as the Rangers recorded six hits. Andruw Jones' homer was their only extra-base hit.
BATTING HR: Jones, An (7, 4th inning off Billingsley, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Jones, An 5; Blalock;
Saltalamacchia; Cruz, N; Young, M. RBI: Cruz, N (43), Jones, An (17). Runners left in scoring position,
2 out: Murphy, Dv; Cruz, N. GIDP: Murphy, Dv. Team RISP: 1-for-4. Team LOB: 2.
Saltalamacchia (2, 2nd base by Troncoso/Ausmus).
FIELDING E: Blalock (2, fielding). Outfield
assists: Cruz, N (Kemp at 3rd base). DP: (Kinsler-Andrus-Blalock).