Texas 6, Oakland 2
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 12 0
Oakland 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 0
WP: J. Dominguez (4-5)
LP: K. Saarloos (10-8)
(85-70)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Oakland
- D. Johnson homered to deep right, J. Payton scored
Top 3rd: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. singled to center, R. Barajas scored, J. Botts to second
Top 4th: Texas
- R. Barajas homered to deep left, A. Gonzalez and M. DeRosa scored
- M. Young doubled to left, G. Matthews Jr. scored
Top 9th: Texas
- A. Soriano doubled to deep center, M. Young scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .258
M. Young ss 3 1 2 1 2 0 1 .333
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .297
H. Blalock 3b 5 0 0 0 0 2 7 .266
A. Soriano 2b 5 0 1 1 0 1 0 .269
A. Gonzalez dh 4 1 1 0 1 1 0 .226
M. DeRosa rf 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .254
R. Barajas c 4 2 2 3 0 1 0 .260
J. Botts lf 4 0 3 0 0 1 0 .353
    K. Mench lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
 Totals 38 6 12 6 5 9 17  
 Batting
2B - M Young (39, K Saarloos); A Soriano (41, J Witasick).
HR - R Barajas (21, 4th inning off K Saarloos 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - G Matthews Jr (50), R Barajas 3 (60), M Young (89), A Soriano (101).
2-out RBI - M Young, A Soriano.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 2, M Derosa 1, M Teixeira 1.
GIDP - H Blalock.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - G Matthews Jr (9, 2nd base off K Saarloos/J Kendall), A Soriano (27, 3rd base off J Witasick/J Kendall).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .322
J. Kendall c 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 .272
M. Kotsay cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 7 .280
E. Chavez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .270
B. Crosby ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .281
S. Hatteberg dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .260
J. Payton lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .279
D. Johnson 1b 3 1 2 2 1 0 0 .284
N. Swisher rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .230
 Totals 37 2 10 2 1 6 22  
 Batting
2B - D Johnson (20, J Dominguez); B Crosby (25, J Dominguez); J Payton (16, F Cordero).
HR - D Johnson (15, 2nd inning off J Dominguez 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Johnson 2 (54).
2-out RBI - D Johnson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Payton 1, S Hatteberg 1, M Kotsay 4.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Crosby-M Ellis-D Johnson).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Dominguez (W, 4-5) 7.1 8 2 2 0 3 1 3.75
J. Benoit (H, 5) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.74
F. Cordero 1.0 2 0 0 1 2 0 3.53
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Saarloos (L, 10-8) 3.2 8 5 5 3 3 1 4.10
R. Flores 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.17
K. Calero 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3.29
R. Harden 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.61
J. Witasick 1.0 2 1 1 1 2 0 3.38
WP - K Calero.
IBB - M Teixeira (by K Saarloos), A Gonzalez (by J Witasick).
HBP - M Ellis (by J Dominguez).
Pitches-strikes - J Dominguez 97-71; J Benoit 5-4; F Cordero 22-15; K Saarloos 91-50; R Flores 17-10; K Calero 34-22; R Harden 15-8; J Witasick 24-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Dominguez 5-14; J Benoit 0-1; F Cordero 1-0; K Saarloos 5-3; R Flores 0-2; K Calero 2-2; R Harden 1-2; J Witasick 1-0.
Batters faced - J Dominguez 31; J Benoit 2; F Cordero 6; K Saarloos 21; R Flores 4; K Calero 8; R Harden 4; J Witasick 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Mark Carlson. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Mike Reilly.
Time: 2:55.
Attendance: 27,709.
Weather: 74 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
TEXAS' MICHAEL YOUNG DOUBLED IN THE FOURTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 22 GAMES.

Updated on Monday, Sep 26, 2005 5:41 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
R. Barajas R. Barajas
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Oakland
D. Johnson D. Johnson
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI