ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Nelson Cruz hit his fifth career grand slam, one of four home runs by the Texas Rangers in an 11-3 victory Sunday to complete a three-game series sweep over the Seattle Mariners.
The slam by Cruz capped a five-run fifth that chased Aaron Harang (0-2).
Leonys Martin, Mitch Moreland and Adrian Beltre also homered for the Rangers, whose 11 runs were a season high. Martin had a triple leading off the fifth before scoring on Ian Kinsler's bloop single to right.
Justin Grimm (1-0), in his fourth major league start, struck out nine and walked one over six innings.
Harang allowed eight runs over 4 2-3 innings, and now has a career ERA of 13.22 in four starts at Rangers Ballpark, where he hadn't pitched since 2003.
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