Derek Holland allowed four runs on seven hits in 4 2/3 innings. (Ed Zurga/AP)
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
Michael Young homered in the first and singled Ian Kinsler to third in the third, allowing Kinsler to score on a wild pitch. Nelson Cruz added an RBI in the fourth as the Rangers built an early lead, but Derek Holland couldn't hold the advantage and the bats cooled down the stretch.
BATTING 2B: Cruz, N (16, Soria). HR: Young, M (13, 1st inning off Hochevar, 0 on, 1 out). TB:
Young, M 6; Blalock; Byrd; Cruz, N 2. RBI: Young, M (39), Cruz, N (55). Runners left in scoring position,
2 out: Hamilton; Teagarden 2. Team RISP: 1-for-5. Team LOB: 5.
Cruz, N (16, 2nd base off Hochevar/Olivo).
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