Rangers down Mariners

Rangers down Mariners

The Texas Rangers knocked off their AL West rivals, the Seattle Mariners, 6-3 at Safeco Field Saturday.

Texas won as a +194 road underdog while the final score played OVER the 7-run total.

Josh Hamilton finished 2-for-5 with a solo home run while shortstop Elvis Andrus went 4-for-4 with two RBI. Starter Matt Harrison lasted six innings, allowing three runs on seven hits.

Mariners third baseman Jose Lopez finished 2-for-4 with two RBI. Milton Bradley also added an RBI in the loss. Starting pitcher Felix Hernandez struggled over 4 1-3 innings, allowing five runs on eight hits.