Worth noting

Worth noting
• Elvis Andrus dropped his 15th sacrifice hit on Sunday. It's the third straight season he has 15 sacrifice bunts. Only two other Rangers had multiple seasons of at last 15 sacrifice hits. Jim Sundberg and Bert Campaneris both did it twice.

• Ryan Dempster has seven wins since Aug. 1, the most in the American League.

• David Murphy went into Monday's game leading the American League with a .355 batting average in home games.