Rendon is expected to play at least five days on a rehab assignment.
Street opened the inning with two quick outs. However, he then walked the next two batters. Luckily, both runners were stranded as Elvis Andrus grounded out to end the game.
Street had one strikeout. He has not allowed a run in six innings this season.
All three batters Melancon retired were pinch hitters.
A late rally by the
Richards (1-1) opened the game with two scoreless innings before Mitch Moreland had an RBI groundout in the third inning. Prince Fielder followed with a two-out RBI single to put Texas ahead 2-0.
Richards would settle down after the Fielder RBI hit to retire the next eight batters before Fielder had another single in the sixth inning. Richards getting on track allowed Los Angeles to take a 3-2 lead in the seventh, which ended up being the final score and giving the right-hander the win.
Richards is slated to make his next start Thursday at Oakland.
The left-hander allowed just one run on five hits and three walks in five innings. He struck out five and left with a 2-1 lead. However, his win came off the board as Los Angeles went ahead 3-2 in the seventh inning.
The only run Rodriguez allowed came on Chris Iannetta's sac fly in the fourth inning. He threw 52 of 89 pitches for strikes.
Rodriguez will make his next start Wednesday against the Mariners.
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