Rangers 9, Twins 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 4 11 2
Texas 3 0 0 1 3 2 0 0 X 9 11 2
WP: J. Thomson (6-9)
LP: R. Reed (4-9)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Texas
-J. Gonzalez homered to left, A. Rodriguez and M. Young scored
Top 3rd: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz singled to left, C. Guzman scored
Bot 4th: Texas
-J. Gonzalez homered to left
Top 5th: Minnesota
-T. Hunter grounded out to second, D. Mientkiewicz scored, C. Koskie to second
Bot 5th: Texas
-M. Young homered to right, E. Diaz and L. Nix scored
Bot 6th: Texas
-M. Teixeira homered to center
-E. Diaz hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Ludwick scored
Top 8th: Minnesota
-L. Rivas grounded out to third, M. LeCroy scored, B. Kielty to third, D. Mohr out at second
-D. Hocking singled to center, B. Kielty scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Guzman ss 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256
   D. Hocking ss 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 .265
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 .296
C. Koskie 3b 5 0 3 0 0 1 0 .300
T. Hunter cf 4 0 0 1 1 1 2 .252
A.J. Pierzynski c 5 0 2 0 0 0 6 .294
M. LeCroy dh 5 1 2 0 0 2 2 .303
B. Kielty rf 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .254
D. Mohr lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .278
L. Rivas 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .267
 Totals 39 4 11 3 3 6 20  
 Batting
2B - A Pierzynski 2 (15, J Thomson, F Cordero).
RBI - D Mientkiewicz (35), T Hunter (55), D Hocking (8).
2-out RBI - D Mientkiewicz, D Hocking.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Kielty 1, M LeCroy 1, A Pierzynski 4.
GIDP - L Rivas.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - R Reed (1, throw); J Baldwin (1, throw).
DP - 1 (C Koskie-L Rivas-D Mientkiewicz).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 4 2 3 3 0 0 0 .323
H. Blalock 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .329
A. Rodriguez ss 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .290
R. Palmeiro dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .243
J. Gonzalez rf 4 2 2 4 0 0 2 .289
M. Teixeira 1b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .250
R. Ludwick lf 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 .188
L. Nix cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .250
E. Diaz c 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .265
 Totals 34 9 11 9 1 3 9  
 Batting
2B - M Young (15, J Baldwin).
HR - J Gonzalez 2 (23, 1st inning off R Reed 2 on, 2 Out, 4th inning off R Reed 0 on, 1 Out), M Young (9, 5th inning off R Reed 2 on, 0 Out), M Teixeira (13, 6th inning off J Baldwin 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - E Diaz.
RBI - J Gonzalez 4 (65), M Young 3 (42), M Teixeira (42), E Diaz (21).
2-out RBI - J Gonzalez 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1.
GIDP - J Gonzalez.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - H Blalock (14, throw); A Rodriguez (4, ground ball).
DP - 1 (H Blalock-M Young-M Teixeira).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Reed (L, 4-9) 4.1 8 7 7 1 3 3 5.03
J. Baldwin 2.2 2 2 1 0 0 1 3.38
J. Mays 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.50
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Thomson (W, 6-9) 7.0 8 2 1 2 4 0 5.43
R. Garcia 0.2 2 2 0 1 0 0 4.80
B. Shouse 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.18
F. Cordero 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.40
Pitches-strikes - R Reed 70-51; J Baldwin 39-27; J Mays 11-8; J Thomson 103-69; Ro Garcia 17-10; B Shouse 2-2; F Cordero 19-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Reed 4-6; J Baldwin 5-3; J Mays 1-2; J Thomson 10-7; Ro Garcia 2-0; B Shouse 1-0; F Cordero 0-1.
Batters faced - R Reed 22; J Baldwin 10; J Mays 4; J Thomson 32; Ro Garcia 5; B Shouse 1; F Cordero 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Young. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 17,507.
Weather: 92 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 8 mph, in from left.

Updated on Thursday, Jul 10, 2003 10:57 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
C. Koskie C. Koskie
3-5
0 RBI
 Texas
J. Gonzalez J. Gonzalez
2-4, 2 HR
4 RBI