Batting leadoff, Ian Kinsler was 1-4 with 1 BB, 1 HR (his 1st), 1 RBI, and 1 run scored against the Rays. The Rangers won 4-3 and closed out the series at 3-1. Texas will advance to the ALCS for the 2nd consecutive season and will face the winner of the Tigers-Yankees series. Game 5 of that series will be played on Thursday.
Batting 3rd, Ryan Braun was 0-3 with 1 BB against the Diamondbacks. The Brewers are up 2-1 in the series. Game 4 will be played on Wednesday.
Pinch hitting, Sam Fuld was 0-1 against the Rangers.