TEXAS received each contests on this brief 2 recreation collection in opposition to the Phillies, third time for Rangers to win all video games in a single attract 2022 (additionally 2 G, 5/3-4 at PHI and three G, 16/5-18 vs. LAA )…completed with an ideal 4-0 report vs. This PHI season, solely the third time within the historical past of the Washington/Texas franchise for the membership to win 4-0 or higher in opposition to a single opponent in a season and the primary time doing so was in opposition to an NL opponent…the membership was 12-0 vs. MIN in 1999 and 6-0 vs. DET in 2019…Rangers have received 9 consecutive video games in opposition to the Phillies since 2014 for the crew’s longest profitable streak in opposition to NL opponents since Interleague play started in 1997…the crew received 6 consecutive Interleague matches after a 0-3 begin to 2022… received back-to-back residence video games for the primary time in June.
JON GRAY grabbed the win after permitting simply 2 runs in 5.2 innings, got here out with 2 runners on and a pair of out on the sixth earlier than Matt Moore stepped in and attacked Didi Gregorius to lock in each runners and hold Texas’ lead…had been 2-0, 1.45 ( 3 ER /18.2 IP) with 4 BB/21 SO in final 3 begins to decrease season ERA from 5.28 to season-low 4.18…solely runs allowed to come back on 2 HR runs by Kyle Schwarber in third inning, solely HR 2 his allowed with runners on base in 2022.
COREY SEAGER doubled and singled out in his first 2 strokes and has hit precisely half (12 of 24) his plate appearances over the past 6 video games (7 H, 5 BB)…has hit through H/BB in 12 consecutive video games, longest lively streak between Rangers and 2nd longest working report in 2022 (13 G, 5/9-21)…final 9 G: .355/.459/.742/1.201 (11-31), 3 HR, 3 2B, 5 RBI, 6 BB, 5 SO.
KOLE CALHOUN had 2 RBI immediately and went 4 rounds on this 2-G collection, tied for his most RBI in any 2-G vary this season (additionally 4 RBI from 14-15/5 vs. BOSS)…had 4 RBI in earlier 15 G earlier than this collection.
PHILADELPHIA have dropped 3 occasions in a row after 15-2 to open June…have misplaced 9 straight video games to Rangers since profitable on Opening Day 2014 (at Globe Life Park in Arlington)…in Interleague play this season , the Phillies are 0-4 in opposition to Texas and 7-2 vs. all different AL golf equipment…most losses to a single opponent this season: 3-9 vs. NYM, 3-4 vs. MIA, 0-4 vs. TEX… has scored 3 runs-or-less in 4 consecutive video games.
ZACK WHEELER marked by his fourth defeat of the season, first since 4/23 vs. MIL, as immediately’s loss broke the vary the place he recorded 6-0, 1.40 (9 ER/57.2 IP) from his earlier 9 begins of 4/28-6/16…had allowed solely 3 R-ER above 3 begins/19.0 IP to begin in June, however allowed 4 R-2 ER in 4.1 IP immediately…Today’s 4.1 IP marks 2nd shortest begin in 2022 (3.0 IP on 4/17 in MIA).
KYLE SCHWARBER hit 2-R HR in third inning to account for two Phillies runs immediately…extending on-base report to 26 video games in a row, longest by a Phillies batsman since Cesar Hernandez (28 G, 4/22-5 /25 /18)…Schwarber in June (20 G): .280/.407/.667/1.074 (21-75), 8 HR, 16 RBI, 22 R.
BRYCE HARPER had one, walked and stole base immediately, extending his streak to 7 video games in a row…has hit it safely in 14 of 16 video games in June, hit safely at 15 of 16: .400/.493/ .727/1,220 (22-55), 5 HR, 16 RBI, 14 R, 11 BB/8 SO…immediately was his first profession recreation at Arlington, and solely his sixth profession recreation general in opposition to Rangers (3 in 2017 in WS, 2 in 2022 at PHI).
VARIETY: Ezequiel Duran’s 93.3 mph throw to first base to cease Alec Bohm within the fifth inning was the 4th hardest infield throw by any Premiership this season in line with Statcast (hardest: Oneil Cruz PIT, 96.7 mph)…Jonah Heim (1B, 2 BB ) was on base 3 occasions after approaching immediately with 2 BBs from 19 G…Odubel Herrera beforehand recorded his third OF help in 2022 (Calhoun on third base in fifth) , 2nd a lot of the Phillies (4-Castellanos).