Texas 8, Cleveland 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 3 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 8 11 1
Cleveland 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 5 8 1
WP: K. Rogers (12-2) S: F. Cordero (25)
LP: C.C. Sabathia (5-4)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Texas
-M. Teixeira singled to center, E. Young scored, M. Young to second
-K. Mench doubled to deep center, M. Young scored, M. Teixeira to third
-H. Blalock grounded out to second, M. Teixeira scored, K. Mench to third
Bot 1st: Cleveland
-C. Blake singled to center, O. Vizquel scored, V. Martinez to third
-T. Hafner singled to center, V. Martinez scored, C. Blake to second
Top 3rd: Texas
-A. Soriano homered to deep left, M. Young scored
-G. Matthews Jr. singled to left, M. Teixeira scored, H. Blalock to second
Top 4th: Texas
-M. Teixeira singled to right, A. Soriano scored
-H. Blalock singled to left center, M. Teixeira scored, K. Mench to second
Bot 5th: Cleveland
-V. Martinez singled to right, O. Vizquel scored
Bot 6th: Cleveland
-L. Merloni doubled to deep center, T. Hafner scored
-C. Crisp singled to center, L. Merloni scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Young lf 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .316
M. Young ss 5 2 2 0 0 2 0 .332
A. Soriano 2b 5 2 1 2 0 1 2 .292
M. Teixeira 1b 3 3 2 2 2 1 0 .275
K. Mench dh 5 0 2 1 0 1 2 .275
H. Blalock 3b 3 0 1 2 0 1 0 .314
G. Matthews Jr. rf 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .286
R. Barajas c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .268
J. Conti cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .196
 Totals 38 8 11 8 2 11 12  
 Batting
2B - K Mench (13, C Sabathia).
HR - A Soriano (15, 3rd inning off C Sabathia 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Teixeira 2 (43), K Mench (33), H Blalock 2 (63), A Soriano 2 (52), G Matthews Jr (16).
2-out RBI - M Teixeira, H Blalock.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Matthews Jr 2, J Conti 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - J Conti (1, 2nd base by C Sabathia/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
E - A Soriano (14, ground ball).
DP - 1 (M Teixeira).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Belliard 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .311
O. Vizquel ss 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 .291
M. Lawton lf 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .312
V. Martinez c 4 1 1 1 1 1 2 .299
C. Blake 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .275
T. Hafner dh 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 .306
L. Merloni 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 3 .293
J. Gerut rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .269
C. Crisp cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .268
 Totals 35 5 8 5 4 3 15  
 Batting
2B - O Vizquel (14, K Rogers); L Merloni 2 (8, B Shouse, K Rogers).
RBI - C Blake (45), T Hafner (50), V Martinez (61), L Merloni (18), C Crisp (29).
2-out RBI - C Blake, T Hafner, V Martinez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 2, V Martinez 1, L Merloni 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - T Hafner (3, 2nd base off K Rogers/R Barajas).
 
 Fielding
E - C Crisp (3, line drive).
DP - 1 (V Martinez-R Belliard).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Rogers (W, 12-2) 5.1 7 5 5 2 2 0 3.65
C. Almanzar 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.71
B. Shouse 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.80
F. Cordero (S, 25) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.75
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia (L, 5-4) 3.0 8 6 6 1 4 1 3.23
J. Jimenez 4.0 3 2 0 1 4 0 8.42
B. Howry 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
HBP - H Blalock (by C Sabathia); T Hafner (by K Rogers).
Pitches-strikes - K Rogers 100-59; C Almanzar 17-10; B Shouse 11-7; F Cordero 15-7; C Sabathia 65-44; J Jimenez 73-45; B Howry 25-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Rogers 6-8; C Almanzar 0-3; B Shouse 3-0; F Cordero 1-2; C Sabathia 2-2; J Jimenez 7-1; B Howry 2-1.
Batters faced - K Rogers 27; C Almanzar 5; B Shouse 4; F Cordero 4; C Sabathia 18; J Jimenez 17; B Howry 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--Dana Demuth. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 25,363.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
TEXAS' HERBERT PERRY WAS SCRATCHED FROM TONIGHT'S LINEUP DUE TO A SORE RIGHT CALF.

Updated on Monday, Jul 5, 2004 9:59 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
A. Soriano A. Soriano
1-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
L. Merloni L. Merloni
2-4
1 RBI