Semien 4 RBIs, Seager HR power Rangers past Twins 9-7

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Marcus Semien hit a tiebreaking RBI triple in the eighth inning and the Texas Rangers beat the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins 9-7.

Semien had earlier been part of back-to-back homers with Corey Seager for the first time since the Rangers committed a half-billion dollars in free agency to the middle infielders last December.

Homers by Semien and Seager came after Kole Calhoun’s

Their homers came after a three-run homer by Kole Calhoun, another off season addition for the Rangers.

Semien Seager Rangers past Twins

Rookie first baseman José Miranda and Gary Sánchez homered for the Twins, whose three-game losing streak matches their longest of the season.