Oakland ace Trevor Cahill has had the Rangers number for his career. He's 6-2 lifetime against Texas with a 2.56 ERA. Last year he was 3-1 with a 2.64 ERA. Those numbers would be even better if he weren't roughed up in his last start against Texas, which came the day after the Rangers clinched the AL West.
Here's a look at his numbers vs. the Rangers.
Elvis Andrus 4 for 20 with two strikeouts
Adrian Beltre 4 for 15 with two doubles
Andres Blanco 2 for 5
Julio Borbon 3 for 19
Nelson Cruz 1 for 13
Chris Davis 2 for 13 with five strikeouts
Ian Kinsler 1 for 11
Mitch Moreland 1 for 6 with a home run
David Murphy 7 for 23 with a double and home run
Mike Napoli 0 for 10
Taylor Teagarden 2 for 6
Michael Young 5 for 17 with two doubles and a homer
- Anthony Andro