Flores goes deep, but Montero struggles in loss

The Rangers’ post-All-Star struggles may have hurt their standing amongst contenders, but Texas proved Wednesday that it still has plenty of life. Behind Martin Perez’s resurgent start and Joey Gallo’s continued otherworldliness, the Rangers pounded out a 5-1 win over the Mets to secure a 3-3 road trip through Minnesota and New York.

In so doing, the Rangers moved within four games of an American League Wild Card spot.

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