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Adrian Beltre

Blue Jays' error helps Rangers avoid sweep, win 4-1

ARLINGTON, Texas A blown save by a reliable closer and an error by an ultra-reliable third baseman cost the Texas Rangers in the opener of a three-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays. Eleven walks by Rangers pitchers in the second game made life easier for the Blue Jays. Maybe Toronto owed the Rangers a mistake Thursday in the finale. As was the case Tuesday with closer Shawn Tolleson and Gold Glove winner Adrian Beltre, the Blue Jays' gaffe came from an unlikely source. Jose Bautista missed a ground single to right field in the seventh, and three runs scored to lift the Rangers to a 4-1 victory. "We've seen some go against us," manager Jeff Banister said....