The Texas Rangers now sit 6.5 games behind the Oakland Athletics after they were swept over the weekend in a three game series.  Texas' offense continues to struggle as they were only able to score once in the final two games of the home stand.  With their recent woes they also have lost their lead on the Tampa Bay Rays in the American League wildcard race.  Both teams are now tied at 81-67 as they Rangers have lost 12 of their last 15 contests. That brings us to our FAN poll of the day.

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