Jarrod Saltalamacchia's double-play grounder put the Rangers on the board. (AP)
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
C.J. Wilson entered the game with one out in the ninth and the A's having been held scoreless on two hits, but the closer allowed a walk-off triple with two outs. Dustin Nippert allowed one hit in five innings, and Neftali Feliz threw two scoreless frames in a dominant debut.
a-Struck out for Sweeney, R in the 9th. b-Tripled for Patterson, E in the 9th. 1-Ran for Everidge
in the 9th.
BATTING 3B: Davis, R (3, Wilson, C). TB: Ellis, M; Suzuki, K; Davis, R 3; Cust; Everidge; Pennington. RBI: Ellis, M (25), Davis, R 2 (22). 2-out RBI: Ellis, M; Davis, R 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sweeney, R; Suzuki, K. Team RISP: 2-for-5. Team LOB:
FIELDING DP: (Pennington-Ellis, M-Everidge). Pickoffs: Anderson, B (Hamilton at 1st base).