OAKLAND, Calif. -- A.J. Murray made the most of his chance in the Texas starting rotation, allowing two earned runs in 5 1-3 innings a day after being called up from the minors to help the Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 6-3.
David Murphy hit a three-run homer and Chris Shelton added a
solo shot for the Rangers, who've won four straight and six of
Murray allowed three runs and six hits for the win.