Rangers sweep Orioles
ARLINGTON — Alexi Ogando allowed four hits over seven innings in his last start before the All-Star break as the Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with an 13-5 victory on Wednesday night.
Ogando (9-3) broke a tie with Colby Lewis and C.J. Wilson to take over the team lead in wins, turning in his second consecutive effective outing after losing three straight starts.
Baltimore starter Jeremy Guthrie (3-11) gave up four runs in the first and allowed six runs and eight hits in five innings as he took over the AL lead in losses.
Mike Napoli had a three-run homer while the Rangers broke the game open with a four-run seventh. Michael Young and Nelson Cruz also had three RBIs for Texas.