Cole Hamels was dominant, finishing the night at 8 IP/2 H/1 ER/4 BB/10 K and picking up his second straight win as a Ranger. 

With Houston (71-58) and Anaheim (65-63) both losing, the Rangers are back to 4 games back in the division, and 1.5 games up on the Angels for the WC2. Currently Texas has a half game lead on Minnesota for the spot. 

Tonight, Martin Perez matches up against Ubaldo Jimenez as the Rangers look for their 17th August win.