Arlington, TX (Sports Network) - Nelson Cruz's three-run home run capped the
Rangers' five-run rally in the sixth and paved the way to a 8-3 win over the
Justin Grimm (1-0) picked up the win in his Major League debut, allowing three
runs in six innings on six hits. He struck out seven Astros and did not issue
Adrian Beltre picked up two hits and knocked in a pair of runs as Texas has
now taken the first two games of its three-game series against Houston.
Lucas Harrell (6-5) kept Texas off the board for the first five frames, but
could not make it through six, going 5 1/3 innings and allowing five runs on
seven hits to absorb the loss.
Jordan Schafer picked up three hits and drove in a run for Houston, which has
lost four of its last five games.
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