Five different players drove in runs and right-hander James Shields tossed an effective seven innings as the Rays snapped a four-game losing streak with a win in the series finale against the Rangers in Arlington.
Michael Young did his part, blasting a pair of homers and driving in four runs, but the Rangers dug themselves an insurmountable five-run hole after the third inning as they were unable to cap a sweep of the Rays.
BATTING HR: Young 2 (2, 1st inning off Shields, 0 on, 2 out; 6th inning off Shields, 2 on, 0 out), Kinsler (4, 6th inning off Shields, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Lofton 2; Young 8; Kinsler 4. RBI: Young 4 (8), Kinsler (7). 2-out RBI: Young. Team LOB: 2.
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