Colby Lewis wins
Snaps his losing streak
TORONTO (AP) - Colby Lewis won for the first time since
mid-July, Mitch Moreland drove in three runs and the Texas Rangers
beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Thursday night.
The Rangers, who lead the AL West, won their second straight
after losing nine of 12.
Moreland finished 1 for 2 with a sacrifice fly and an
intentional walk while Vladimir Guerrero went 3 for 4 and scored
Toronto's Jose Bautista hit his major league-leading 44th home
run, a solo shot off Darren O'Day in the eighth. Lyle Overbay hit a
solo homer off Lewis in the seventh, his 18th.
The Blue Jays lead the majors with 218 homers this season,
including an ML-high 122 at home. Toronto has homered in 11
consecutive games, hitting 23 in that span.
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