Tommy Hunter came up short in his bid for victory No. 9 on the year. (Mike Fuentes/AP)
By T.R. Sullivan / MLB.com
Tommy Hunter positioned the Rangers to halt their skid with five frames of two-run ball against the Angels, but the offense remained stifled as the losing streak hit five and Texas fell 7 1/2 games behind the Halos in the American League West.
a-Singled for Rodriguez, I in the 8th. b-Lined out for German, E in the 8th.
BATTING TB: Davis, C 2; Kinsler; German, E; Borbon; Rodriguez, I; Byrd; Murphy, Dv. Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Kinsler; Jones, An 2. GIDP: Rodriguez, I, Andrus. Team
RISP: 0-for-5. Team LOB: 8.
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