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13-7 - Rangers Can't Into Hits With RISP, Fall to Angels

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That ending was less satisfying than the one we experienced last night

If you could believe it, Mitch Moreland is connecting for a hit in this photo
If you could believe it, Mitch Moreland is connecting for a hit in this photo
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Well, fudge.

Alexi Ogando pitched well enough -- with the only blemish I'm willing to attribute solely to him being the Howie Kendrick two-run blast in the 4th -- that Ron Washington didn't have to go to the mound and give him a spanking, at least.

The offense was able to overcome the 4-0 deficit to tie the game but then couldn't capitalize on some opportunities to bust the game open. Extra inning games on the road are never a favorable situation.

Player of the Game: Nelson Cruz, for hitting a three-run dong to silence some embarrassment-tier heckling