• Since the Mariners are only in Texas for two days, after a 6-2 loss Tuesday, the Rangers can't win the series. Texas is 0-4-1 in the last five series.
• Chris Gimenez is the 39th player the Rangers have used this season with his start Wednesday. That is tied with the Yankees for most in the league.
• The Rangers and Mariners have tied the season series, 4-4. Seattle has won three of the last four, including two in a row.
Grace Raynor is an associate reporter for MLB.com p> T.R. Sullivan is a reporter for MLB.com Read his blog, Postcards from Elysian Fields and follow him on Twitter @Sullivan_Ranger. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.