Most Shared

Weather Alert

JULY 4th WEEKEND FORECAST

Saturday will feature more clouds than sunshine with a chance for showers, especially during the morning hours. High temperatures wll be in the upper 70s. Skies are expected to clear for fireworks Saturday night. Sunday looks nice with tons of sunshine and highs in the low 80s.

WEATHER ALERT

Weather Alert Radar

Sports Unlimited

Sports Unlimited

 
text size

Rangers Avoid Sweep With 8-6 Win Over Orioles

Updated: Friday, June 6 2014, 10:51 AM EDT

Rougned Odor had a leadoff single in the seventh and scored the tiebreaking run with the help of two errors by Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy as the Texas Rangers avoided a three-game sweep with an 8-6 win Thursday night.

The Rangers blew an early 5-0 lead, but their three-run seventh started when No. 9 batter Odor had an infield single off reliever Brian Matusz (2-2) and moved up on throwing error by Hardy.

Odor came home when Hardy misplayed a grounder hit by Elvis Andrus to make it 6-5. Alex Rios and Chris Jimenez then added consecutive RBI singles off Preston Guilmet, the fifth Baltimore pitcher.

Hardy, an All-Star for the second time last season, also had a throwing error in the fourth for the first three-error game in his career.

AP-WF-06-06-14 0329GMT

Rangers Avoid Sweep With 8-6 Win Over Orioles


Advertise with us!

Related Stories

See It Loading...
See It Loading...
 
Advertise with us!
eblast