Ogando goes 6 shutout innings, Texas beats Seattle

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Alexi Ogando pitched six scoreless innings in his first major league start and Josh Hamilton hit an RBI double as the Texas Rangers remained undefeated with a 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.

The defending American League champion Rangers are the first team to five wins. The only other undefeated teams are Baltimore (4-0) and Cincinnati (4-0).

Ogando (1-0), a standout reliever last season, struck out four and allowed only two hits in a matchup of first-time major league starters.

Michael Pineda (0-1) kept Texas from hitting a home run, but gave up four extra-base hits over six innings in his major league debut.

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