ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- David Price beat Texas for the first time in 10 career starts and the Tampa Bay Rays won 5-2 Sunday night, becoming the first team to take a series from the Rangers this season.
Ben Zobrist had three hits and an RBI and Price earned his fourth victory in five starts. Tampa Bay touched up Texas starter Derek Holland (2-2) for five extra-base hits in a nine-hit outburst.
Price (4-1) struck out six and walked one in 6 1-3 innings. He gave up two runs and six hits.
Fernando Rodney loaded the bases with two outs in the ninth, then jammed Ian Kinsler on a soft liner back to the mound for his seventh save.
The Rangers played most of the game without slugger Josh Hamilton, the American League leader in home runs and RBIs He left in the third inning with back stiffness and is day to day.
Hamilton was injured while recording his 25th RBI on a single to center field in the first inning that scored Elvis Andrus.
The outfielder winced as he ran back to the dugout a...