Texas 6, Boston 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 6 17 2
Boston 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 5 7 1
WP: B. Shouse (2-0) S: F. Cordero (27)
LP: K. Foulke (2-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Texas
-M. Teixeira homered to deep left center
-K. Mench homered to deep left, E. Young scored
Bot 4th: Boston
-D. Ortiz doubled to deep right, M. Bellhorn scored
-T. Nixon grounded out to first, D. Ortiz scored
Top 5th: Texas
-A. Soriano homered to deep left
Top 7th: Texas
-M. Teixeira hit sacrifice fly to left center, A. Soriano scored
Bot 7th: Boston
-D. Mirabelli homered to deep left, B. Mueller scored
-J. Damon homered to deep right
Top 8th: Texas
-A. Soriano hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Conti scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young ss 6 0 2 0 0 1 4 .332
H. Blalock 3b 5 0 0 0 0 2 6 .303
A. Soriano 2b 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 .289
B. Fullmer dh 5 0 2 0 0 2 5 .244
M. Teixeira 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .275
E. Young lf 5 1 5 0 0 0 0 .329
K. Mench rf 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .276
    G. Matthews Jr. rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .280
L. Nix cf 4 0 2 0 1 1 2 .291
R. Barajas c 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .270
    J. Conti pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .182
    D. Ardoin c 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .125
 Totals 41 6 17 6 2 8 29  
 Batting
2B - B Fullmer (19, T Wakefield); E Young (9, C Leskanic); M Young (18, K Foulke); G Matthews Jr (7, K Foulke).
HR - M Teixeira (18, 2nd inning off T Wakefield 0 on, 0 Out), K Mench (13, 2nd inning off T Wakefield 1 on, 0 Out), A Soriano (17, 5th inning off T Wakefield 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - A Soriano , M Teixeira.
RBI - M Teixeira 2 (48), K Mench 2 (37), A Soriano 2 (55).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Fullmer 4, M Young 2, L Nix 1.
GIDP - K Mench.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - A Soriano (9, 2nd base off T Wakefield/D Mirabelli).
 
 Fielding
E - H Blalock (8, ground ball); D Ardoin (1, throw).
DP - 1 (M Young-A Soriano-M Teixeira).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 .321
M. Bellhorn 2b 4 1 1 0 1 2 2 .268
D. Ortiz dh 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .304
N. Garciaparra ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .327
T. Nixon rf 4 0 0 1 0 2 1 .231
K. Millar lf 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .280
D. McCarty 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .229
B. Mueller 3b 2 1 1 0 2 1 0 .285
    P. Reese pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
D. Mirabelli c 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 .306
    M. Ramirez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .344
 Totals 33 5 7 5 4 7 10  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz (33, R Drese).
HR - D Mirabelli (7, 7th inning off F Francisco 1 on, 2 Out), J Damon (10, 7th inning off F Francisco 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Ortiz (78), T Nixon (9), D Mirabelli 2 (17), J Damon (46).
2-out RBI - D Mirabelli 2, J Damon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D McCarty 1, M Bellhorn 2.
GIDP - N Garciaparra.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon 2 (11, 2nd base off R Drese/R Barajas, 2nd base off F Cordero/D Ardoin), N Garciaparra (2, 2nd base off F Cordero/D Ardoin).
Picked Off - P Reese (1st base, F Cordero).
 
 Fielding
E - D McCarty (2, catch).
DP - 1 (B Mueller-M Bellhorn-D McCarty).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Drese 6.0 4 2 2 1 3 0 3.78
F. Francisco 0.2 2 3 3 2 1 2 4.63
B. Shouse (W, 2-0) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.65
F. Cordero (S, 27) 2.0 1 0 0 1 3 0 2.08
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Wakefield 6.0 12 5 5 1 5 3 4.17
C. Leskanic 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.68
K. Foulke (L, 2-2) 2.0 4 1 1 1 2 0 1.53
IBB - L Nix (by K Foulke).
HBP - A Soriano (by T Wakefield); K Millar (by R Drese).
Pitches-strikes - R Drese 86-55; F Francisco 24-10; B Shouse 7-4; F Cordero 45-28; T Wakefield 109-76; C Leskanic 8-7; K Foulke 32-22.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Drese 10-5; F Francisco 0-1; B Shouse 0-1; F Cordero 0-2; T Wakefield 7-5; C Leskanic 1-1; K Foulke 0-4.
Batters faced - R Drese 23; F Francisco 6; B Shouse 1; F Cordero 8; T Wakefield 31; C Leskanic 4; K Foulke 11.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Nauert. 1B--Randy Marsh. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Sam Holbrook.
Time: 3:04.
Attendance: 34,778.
Weather: 69 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
JOHNNY DAMON HOMERED IN THE SEVENTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES.
THE HOME RUNS BY BOSTON'S DOUG MIRABELLI AND JOHNNY DAMON IN THE SEVENTH INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 11, 2004 7:21 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
E. Young E. Young
5-5
0 RBI
 Boston
D. Mirabelli D. Mirabelli
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI