Rangers 7-0, Mariners 2-5
Uh-oh, another faceplant by Derek Holland.
If the Red Sox (who swept a doubleheader) and Angels (who never ever never lose) maintain their .600 paces they'll each go 12-8 down the stretch.
catch tie Boston, Texas would need to finish 16-4 and to catch Anaheim the Rangers would have to go 18-2.
Daunting, to say the least. Not impossible. Not totally implausible. Just friggin' difficult.
Was Sunday the day where baseball ends and football begins?
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