CF Marlon Byrd (.206) went 1-for-2 with a double. LFMatt Murton (.333) was 1-for-4 with a double. 2B/CFDavid Newhan (.236) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout. 1BMark Teixeira (.231) had a sacrifice fly and an RBI singlein his two plate appearances. LHP Ryan Turner made his first appearance in a Major Leagueuniform and worked the ninth inning of Texas’ 8-5 victory overKansas City. His line: 1 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO.
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