61-49

The Rangers overcame a poor start from Alexi Ogando to win in Oakland 8-3. A week ago, this ball club was all but left for dead, and suddenly, are right back into the thick of the AL West race. You just can't predict baseball.

Tonight's most interesting moments came courtesy of A.J. Pierzynski, who has been thriving off of the weakly hit ball -- referred to by many as a duck snort -- and keeping rallies going in that fashion. That led to one of the funnier moments of the season this evening on Twitter, as I was treated to the following:

Yeah, baseball is just a bit of fun right now. The Rangers are now 2.5 games back in the AL West.