Make it three in a row in the loss column for the Red Sox (4-8), losing 6-3 to (10-2) Wednesday as the Rangers sweep the two-game series.
* Josh Beckett falls to 1-2, giving up 3 runs in 7 innings while striking out 7 and walking one.
* Kevin Youkilis gave Boston a 2-0 lead in the 2nd with his first HR of the season, a two-run shot off Derek Holland (2-0).
* The Red Sox managed just five hits off Holland.
* Mike Napoli hit his 4th HR in the 4th off Beckett.
* Next up: Friday vs. Yankees in the 100th Anniversary of Fenway Park.