MLB: Texas 4, Kansas City 2

Aug. 4, 2012 at 9:21 PM

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Scott Feldman won his sixth consecutive decision with 7 2/3 strong innings Saturday in the Texas Rangers' 4-2 win over Kansas City.

Feldman (6-6) limited the Royals to two runs on six hits, walking one and striking out four as the Rangers took their fourth straight victory.

Alexi Ogando picked up his second save in two games while filling in for resting closer Joe Nathan.

Josh Hamilton's two-run single in the third put Texas ahead to stay while Mike Olt added a pair of RBI as the American League West-leading Rangers clinched their three-game series.

Kansas City's Will Smith (2-4) absorbed the loss, surrendering four runs on eight hits over 5 2/3 frames.

Alex Gordon and Chris Getz notched RBI for Kansas City.

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