ARLINGTON, Texas -- Rookie Taylor Teagarden had his first career grand slam and a career-high five RBIs, Michael Young hit a tiebreaking single and the Texas Rangers beat the Detroit Tigers 11-8 on Monday night.
Detroit carried an 8-7 lead into the eighth, but Texas took the
lead against Kyle Farnsworth (2-3) on Teagarden's RBI double and
Young's go-ahead single.
Marlon Byrd's two-run triple later in the eighth extended Texas'
advantage to 11-8, sending Detroit to its fifth straight defeat.
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