12:14 AM EDT, Sat October 25, 2014

Position Breakdown: Relief pitching

Our daily series on breaking down the Texas Rangers position by position continues with a look at relief pitching. Relievers: Alex Claudio, Jon Edwards, Neftali Feliz, Michael Kirkman, Phil Klein, Corey Knebel, Roman Mendez, Alexi Ogando, Spencer Patton, Robbie Ross Jr., Matt West. Most productive: Netfali Feliz. Least productive: Robbie Ross. Stat of note: 26 relief losses matches the team's total for the past six seasons. Outlook: There’s some uncertainty regarding this group.

Rapid Reaction: Rangers 5, Astros 1

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers rookie right hander Lisalverto Bonilla made some franchise history Wednesday night. Bonilla became the first Rangers pitcher to win his first three career starts in the 5-1 victory over the Houston Astros at Globe Life Park. That's right, famed Rangers pitchers such as Paul Mirabella, Charlie Hudson, Kevin Brown and even Alexi Ogando haven't done it. Bonilla shut out the Astros over six solid innings, giving up only four hits and picking up a career-high seven strikeouts as he threw 94 pitches.

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