Originally posted on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 5/29/12
ARLINGTON, Texas By dialing down his fastball Matt Harrison has found a way to dial up his success rate. Harrison, who made a point of focusing on location and not power before his start Monday against Seattle, was able to work that plan to perfection as the Rangers doubled up the Mariners 4-2 at Rangers Ballpark. Texas has now won four-consecutive games and matched the 1998 team for the best 49-game record in club history at 31-18. Harrison has six of those victories and has returned to being the same dominant pitcher he was in early April in his last two outings. Since a wild first inning last week in Seattle, he's pitched 14 innings without walking a batter and has allowed just one earned run. Tuesday night he threw just 98 pitches in six innings and struck out five. While the pitch count was low, his strike rate was high as Harrison pounded the strike zone to the tune of 65 strikes. That success came from taking a little something off a fastball that can touch the upper 90...
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