Odds and ends from Monday’s Rangers-Tigers game, courtesy of ESPN Stats & Analysis:
Entering the game:
The Rangers were 12th in the AL in slugging percentage in extra innings at .316 (only the White Sox and Mariners were worse).
The Rangers had only one extra-inning home run (the only AL teams with less: the Indians, White Sox and Mariners).
The Rangers have seen more extra-inning pitches than any other American League team.
Third extra-inning HR, but he had never homered after the 10th inning
Latest he has ever appeared in a game (and naturally, the latest he's earned a save)
Longest relief outing of his career
First appearance in extra innings
First win in relief