Walsh’s grand slam propels Angels over Rangers

Jared Walsh hit a grand slam to highlight a seven-run fourth inning and the Los Angeles Angels took three of four from the Texas Rangers with an 8-5 win on Monday afternoon in Anaheim, Calif.Walsh, a rookie first baseman, is hitting .375 in September with eight home runs and 23 RBIs.Angels starter Dylan Bundy (6-3) went five innings, allowing three runs and five hits. He struck out three and walked two.Isiah Kiner-Falefa and Derek Dietrich homered and Nick Solak had three hits and scored twice for the Rangers (19-35).Texas starter Kyle Gibson (2-6) allowed eight runs (seven earned) and five hits in four innings. He struck out four and walked four.The Angels (24-31) loaded the bases with no outs in the second and fourth innings. They only scored once in the second, but exploded for seven in the fourth for an 8-3 lead.Hoby Milner relieved Bundy to start the sixth and gave up a leadoff double to Solak and a two-run homer by Dietrich to cut the lead to 8-5, but Matt Andriese and Mike Mayers kept Texas off the bases the final 3 1/3 innings.Kiner-Falefa hit a solo homer in the first inning, the third straight game the Rangers (19-35) homered in their first at-bat.Anderson Tejeda doubled in Solak in the second to make it 2-0.