Worth noting

Worth noting

• The Rangers scored a run in the first inning of two of their first three games against the Yankees. They won both games, improving to 16-2 when they plate a run in the opening frame.

• Adrian Beltre entered Thursday having gone a career-long 74 consecutive plate appearances without a strikeout, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. It's the longest active streak in the Majors.

• Garza became just the fourth pitcher in Rangers history to work at least 7 1/3 innings without allowing an earned run in his debut with the club.

Master Tesfatsion is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.