October 5, 2012
Nate McLouth scored in the first and drove in two runs after that for manager Buck Showalter's surprising Orioles, who made their first postseason appearance in 15 years.
Baltimore advances to play the New York Yankees in the best-of-five division series. Game 1 is Sunday at Camden Yards.
The Rangers, who lost the AL West crown by dropping nine of their last 13 regular-season games, are done after a game when they had Yu Darvish on the mound.
Texas loaded the bases with two outs in the ninth before David Murphy flied out.