ARLINGTON, Texas -- Josh Hamilton drove in two more runs, Luis Mendoza rebounded from a rough outing to strike out eight over six innings and the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago White Sox 7-2 Friday night.
Hamilton, who will start for the American League in Tuesday's
All-Star game, went 3-for-5 and leads the majors with 93 RBIs. He
has driven in 11 over his last seven games.
Pitching on three days' rest, Mendoza (2-3) allowed just three
hits and one walk to win for the first time in six starts. He
allowed eight runs in 1 1-3 innings in Texas' 9-6 loss to the Los
Angeles Angels on Monday.
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