Nelson Cruz is congratulated at the dugout after his go-ahead homer in the seventh. (AP)
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
C.J. Wilson gave up three runs on three hits and a walk in the eighth, spoiling Kevin Millwood's solid start and erasing a lead the Rangers took in the seventh on Nelson Cruz's two-run homer. Texas loaded the bases in the ninth, but Elvis Andrus, Julio Borbon and Michael Young were unable to come through.
BATTING 2B: Rodriguez, I (19, Baker, S), Byrd (39, Rauch). HR: Cruz, N (28, 7th inning off Baker,
S, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Borbon; Young, M; Byrd 2; Kinsler; Cruz, N 5; Rodriguez, I 2; Andrus. RBI: Andrus
(27), Cruz, N 2 (62). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hamilton; Byrd; Kinsler; Young, M 2. Team
RISP: 1-for-9. Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING SB: Borbon (11, 2nd base off Baker, S/Redmond,
FIELDING E: Cruz, N (4, fielding). Outfield assists: Byrd (Span at 2nd base). DP:
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