Scott Feldman was unthreatened by the Tribe, allowing five hits over seven frames. (AP)
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
Marlon Byrd and Ivan Rodriguez each went deep as the Rangers scored five in the first, and Scott Feldman did the rest to claim his 16th win -- a team-record 12th on the road. Texas earned the sweep and kept pressure on the Red Sox, who entered the day two games up in the AL Wild Card.
BATTING 2B: German, E (1, Perez, R). HR: Byrd (17, 1st inning off Hernandez, R, 2 on, 1 out), Rodriguez, I (10, 1st inning off Hernandez, R, 1 on, 2 out). TB: Davis, C; Kinsler; Andrus 3; Borbon; Rodriguez, I 5; Byrd 5; Murphy, Dv 2; German, E 6. RBI: Byrd 4 (76), Rodriguez, I 3 (45), Andrus (32), Murphy, Dv (44), German, E (3). 2-out RBI: Rodriguez, I 2; German, E. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Borbon 4. Team RISP: 7-for-14. Team LOB: 9.