Ryan Braun was 3-4 with 1 HBP, 1 HR (his 26th), 2 RBIs, and 2 runs scored against the Astros. Also swiped his 10th bag of the season. He has 4 HRs in his last 4 games. Braun and Kevin Youkilis have each been hit by pitches 10 times this year.
Batting in the 6th hole once again, Ian Kinsler was 2-3 with 1 BB, 1 HR (his 25th), 2 RBIs, and 1 run scored against the Red Sox. It looks like the Rangers are going to give Julio Borbon a shot at batting leadoff for them.
Gabe Kapler was 1-3 against the Blue Jays.
Josh Whitesell was 1-3 with 1 run scored against the Dodgers.