From the Associated Press

* at Texas 9, New York 5: Marlon Byrd hit a two-out grand slam in the ninth inning, and the Rangers’ losing streak at home ended at 10 games.

* at Kansas City 4, Boston 3: Gil Meche (10-9) won his fourth consecutive start.

* at Seattle 11, Minnesota 6: Raul Ibanez had a grand slam and six runs batted in, all in a 10-run seventh inning.

* at Toronto 6, Oakland 1: Roy Halladay (13-8) had retired eight batters in a row when Bobby Crosby ended his shutout bid with a homer in the eighth inning.


* Cleveland 5, at Tampa Bay 2: Cliff Lee (15-2) tied the major league lead for victories.

* at Angels 6, Baltimore 5: A walk-off walk to Chone Figgins clinched the win.