Guerrero, Rangers nip Royals

Guerrero, Rangers nip Royals

Vladimir Guerrero went 3-for-5 with two homers and five runs batted in to lift the Texas Rangers over the Kansas City Royals 8-7 on Tuesday night.

Texas won as -150 road favorites, while the game played OVER the 9.5-run total posted by sportsbooks.

Josh Hamilton and Nelson Cruz homered for the Rangers, as Darren O'Day picked up the win in relief of Rich Harden for Texas.

Jason Kendall and Willie Bloomquist both went 2-for-3 with two RBIs for Kansas City, while Brad Thompson was handed the loss in relief of Gil Meche for the Royals.