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Rangers 6, Athletics 1

Rangers 6, Athletics 1

OAKLAND, Calif. — Roy Oswalt baffled Oakland's batters to beat the Athletics for the first time, and Josh Hamilton and Adrian Beltre each hit solo home runs for the Rangers. Texas snapped Oakland's four-game winning streak and avenged a June loss to Bartolo Colon in the Coliseum. Oswalt retired 15 of the final 17 hitters he faced in his fifth start of the year and the crafty right-hander's first against the A's.

Rangers 6, Athletics 1 07/18/12 [Last modified: Wednesday, July 18, 2012 1:33am]
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