Fuentes homers, Rockies beat reeling Rangers 6-3

Joshua Fuentes homered to again a robust outing from Antonio Senzatela because the Colorado Rockies beat Texas 6-3, the Rangers’ 14th straight highway loss

DENVER — Joshua Fuentes homered to again a robust outing from Antonio Senzatela because the Colorado Rockies beat Texas 6-3 on Wednesday night time, the Rangers’ 14th straight highway loss.

Fuentes additionally doubled, singled and scored three runs to rally the Rockies to their third consecutive win. Raimel Tapia had two doubles and an RBI single.

Texas has misplaced eight in a row general, all on its present highway journey that ends Thursday at Coors Area.

Senzatela (2-5) allowed three runs — one earned — in 7 2/3 innings.

The Rangers held a uncommon lead on the highway after Isiah Kiner-Falefa’s RBI single within the third made it 1-0. Colorado tied it within the fourth when Fuentes scored from third on a groundout.

The Rockies took the lead within the fifth when Tapia led off with a double, moved to 3rd on a sacrifice and scored on Ryan McMahon’s sacrifice fly.

Brock Holt’s two-out, two-run double within the sixth put Texas forward 3-2, however a bloop double by Tapia off reliever Demarcus Evans (0-1) drove in two within the backside of the inning to present Colorado the lead once more.

Fuentes hit his fifth homer main off the eighth, and Tapia added an RBI single. Daniel Bard acquired three outs for his sixth save.


Rangers: RHP Kyle Gibson (proper groin pressure) had a profitable bullpen session Tuesday and is on monitor to start out Friday at house towards the Tampa Bay Rays. It was Gibson’s first bullpen since going within the injured record Might 25 (retroactive to Might 22).

Rockies: SS Trevor Story (proper elbow) fielded grounders once more and took some batting apply. Supervisor Bud Black stated it appears to be like probably that Story shall be out there when Colorado opens a collection at Miami on Tuesday.


Texas supervisor Chris Woodward was searching for any approach to break his workforce out of its funk.

“I really feel like we have to sacrifice one thing. I don’t need to offend anyone in doing that. So I need to be sensible with that,” he stated earlier than the sport. “However perhaps a gummy worm, I don’t know, or one thing. Reduce one thing’s head off to alter the fortunes.”


Texas RHP Mike Foltynewicz (1-5, 4.31 ERA) faces Austin Gomber (3-5, 4.55) on Thursday within the finale of the three-game collection.


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