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Rangers win wild-card game, go on to win NL wild-cards

Rangers won their fifth straight game, beating the Braves and Cardinals 4-2 in a wild-Card series at Yankee Stadium.

The Rangers’ win clinched the NL West, giving them the best record in baseball.

New York’s Kyle Schwarber hit two home runs and Aaron Hicks doubled and homered in a three-run third inning for the Rangers, who are now two games behind the Braves in the division.

The Braves beat the Cardinals 6-4 on Wednesday night, with Carlos Gonzalez, who started the game, making his MLB debut.