Rangers win as Ogando blanks Sox 4-0

ARLINGTON—Josh Hamilton and Nelson Cruz each hit a home run in their return to the Texas Rangers lineup and Alexi Ogando threw a five-hitter for his first career shutout in a 4-0 victory against theĀ White Sox on Monday night.The sluggers were back in the Texas lineup together for the first time in almost six weeks.Hamilton, the reigning AL MVP, got his first home run of the season when he pulled a liner over the right-field wall in the first off John Danks (0-7), who also threw a complete game. Hamilton added a double in the eighth.Cruz hit his eighth home run, a two-run drive in the sixth.Ogando (5-0) struck out six and walked three.Danks struck out three and walked two in his third career complete game.

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