Orioles 5, Rangers 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 4 7 1
Baltimore 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 2 X 5 11 1
WP: S. Ponson (7-3) S: J. Julio (14)
LP: F. Cordero (2-5)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Baltimore
-J. Conine singled to center, B. Fordyce scored, B. Roberts to third
Top 4th: Texas
-M. Teixeira doubled to deep right, A. Rodriguez scored, R. Sierra to third
-M. Young grounded out to shortstop, R. Sierra scored, M. Teixeira to third
Bot 4th: Baltimore
-D. Cruz singled to left, T. Batista scored, L. Matos to second
Bot 6th: Baltimore
-M. Mora homered to left
Top 7th: Texas
-A. Rodriguez homered to left, C. Everett scored
Bot 8th: Baltimore
-B.J. Surhoff reached on an infield single, D. Cruz scored, M. Mora to second, M. Mora to third
-J. Conine singled to left, M. Mora scored, B.J. Surhoff to second
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Everett rf 5 1 2 0 0 1 0 .308
H. Blalock 3b 4 0 0 0 1 2 2 .352
A. Rodriguez ss 3 2 1 2 1 1 2 .294
R. Palmeiro dh 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .265
R. Sierra lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .262
   R. Christenson cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .186
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .237
M. Young 2b 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 .327
T. Greene c 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .196
D. Sadler cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .118
 Totals 35 4 7 4 3 7 12  
 Batting
2B - R Sierra (9, S Ponson); C Everett (10, S Ponson); M Teixeira (8, S Ponson); D Sadler (1, S Ponson).
HR - A Rodriguez (16, 7th inning off S Ponson 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Teixeira (26), M Young (24), A Rodriguez 2 (38).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, T Greene 1, R Sierra 2, M Young 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - H Blalock (9, throw).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .298
M. Mora lf 3 2 1 1 2 0 4 .350
B.J. Surhoff dh 5 0 2 1 0 1 2 .281
   J. Morban dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
J. Conine 1b 5 0 3 2 0 0 2 .291
J. Gibbons rf 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .269
T. Batista 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .264
L. Matos cf 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 .500
D. Cruz ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .240
B. Fordyce c 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .243
 Totals 33 5 11 5 6 4 23  
 Batting
2B - J Conine (16, C Lewis).
HR - M Mora (8, 6th inning off C Lewis 0 on, 2 Out).
S - B Fordyce 2.
RBI - J Conine 2 (41), D Cruz (22), M Mora (26), B Surhoff (16).
2-out RBI - J Conine 2, M Mora, B Surhoff.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Cruz 2, M Mora 2, L Matos 1, J Gibbons 2.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - D Cruz (2, ground ball).
PB - B Fordyce.
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lewis 6.0 8 3 3 5 3 1 7.39
A. Fultz 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.05
F. Cordero (L, 2-5) 1.1 3 2 2 1 1 0 3.16
B. Shouse 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.52
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Ponson (W, 7-3) 8.0 7 4 4 3 6 1 4.14
J. Julio (S, 14) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.97
Pitches-strikes - C Lewis 108-64; A Fultz 5-3; F Cordero 36-24; B Shouse 3-2; S Ponson 116-73; J Julio 9-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Lewis 5-10; A Fultz 0-1; F Cordero 2-1; B Shouse 1-0; S Ponson 7-11; J Julio 0-2.
Batters faced - C Lewis 31; A Fultz 1; F Cordero 8; B Shouse 1; S Ponson 35; J Julio 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Paul Emmel.
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 38,536.
Weather: 67 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 25 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY BALTIMORE'S MELVIN MORA IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING TO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES.
THE HOME RUN BY BALTIMORE'S MELVIN MORA IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING TO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES.

Updated on Sunday, Jun 1, 2003 10:00 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Baltimore
J. Conine J. Conine
3-5
2 RBI