Texas 8, Cleveland 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(13-12)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 1 8 10 0
Cleveland 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 4 9 0
WP: V. Padilla (3-1)
LP: J. Davis (1-1)
(13-12)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- T. Hafner singled to center, G. Sizemore scored
Bot 3rd: Cleveland
- J. Peralta singled to center, C. Blake scored
Bot 4th: Cleveland
- C. Blake grounded into fielder's choice, V. Martinez scored, R. Belliard out at third, R. Vazquez to second
Top 5th: Texas
- M. DeRosa grounded out to shortstop, H. Blalock scored, B. Wilkerson to second
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- B. Broussard singled to right, V. Martinez scored
Top 7th: Texas
- B. Wilkerson singled to right, H. Blalock scored, K. Mench to second
- M. Young singled to center, K. Mench and G. Laird scored, G. Matthews Jr. to second
- M. Teixeira ground rule double to right, G. Matthews Jr. scored, M. Young to third
- P. Nevin doubled to deep right center, M. Young and M. Teixeira scored
Top 9th: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. homered to deep right
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 2 1 1 1 2 1 .269
M. Young ss 5 1 1 2 0 1 0 .352
M. Teixeira 1b 4 1 1 1 1 2 0 .293
P. Nevin dh 5 0 1 2 0 2 1 .278
H. Blalock 3b 3 2 2 0 1 0 1 .344
K. Mench rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .342
B. Wilkerson lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .225
M. DeRosa 2b 3 0 1 1 1 1 2 .200
G. Laird c 4 1 0 0 0 1 4 .286
 Totals 36 8 10 8 4 10 11  
 Batting
2B - H Blalock (4, J Westbrook); M Teixeira (9, J Davis); P Nevin (6, J Davis).
HR - G Matthews Jr (2, 9th inning off F Cabrera 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M DeRosa (2), B Wilkerson (9), M Young 2 (15), M Teixeira (13), P Nevin 2 (23), G Matthews Jr (10).
2-out RBI - M Young 2, M Teixeira, P Nevin 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, G Matthews Jr 1, G Laird 1.
GIDP - K Mench.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - G Laird (1, 2nd base off J Westbrook/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Teixeira, M Teixeira-M Young).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 1 2 0 0 2 3 .312
T. Hollandsworth lf 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .318
J. Peralta ss 5 0 1 1 0 3 2 .229
T. Hafner dh 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .333
V. Martinez c 4 2 3 0 0 0 1 .398
B. Broussard 1b 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .415
    E. Perez 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .314
R. Belliard 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .253
R. Vazquez 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .190
    A. Boone ph-3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .247
C. Blake rf 3 1 0 1 1 1 1 .333
 Totals 34 4 9 4 3 8 19  
 Batting
2B - V Martinez 3 (10, V Padilla 2, C Wilson).
3B - G Sizemore (2, V Padilla).
RBI - T Hafner (16), J Peralta (16), C Blake (18), B Broussard (20).
2-out RBI - T Hafner, J Peralta.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Boone 2, J Peralta 1, G Sizemore 1.
GIDP - T Hollandsworth.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Blake (1, 2nd base off V Padilla/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Peralta-B Broussard).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Padilla (W, 3-1) 6.0 6 4 4 2 5 0 4.04
C.J. Wilson (H, 1) 1.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 8.10
A. Alfonseca (H, 7) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.65
J. Benoit 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.55
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Westbrook 6.0 6 4 4 2 7 0 5.60
J. Davis (L, 1-1; BS, 1) 0.2 3 3 3 1 1 0 4.72
S. Sauerbeck 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50
D. Graves 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.06
F. Cabrera 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 15.88
HBP - B Broussard (by V Padilla); G Sizemore (by C Wilson).
Pitches-strikes - V Padilla 97-59; C Wilson 24-11; A Alfonseca 14-6; J Benoit 17-10; J Westbrook 94-58; J Davis 19-11; S Sauerbeck 4-3; D Graves 21-13; F Cabrera 16-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - V Padilla 7-5; C Wilson 2-1; A Alfonseca 1-0; J Benoit 0-2; J Westbrook 9-2; J Davis 1-0; S Sauerbeck 0-1; D Graves 2-1; F Cabrera 0-1.
Batters faced - V Padilla 26; C Wilson 6; A Alfonseca 3; J Benoit 4; J Westbrook 25; J Davis 6; S Sauerbeck 1; D Graves 4; F Cabrera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Crawford. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Brian Onora. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Time: 3:17.
Attendance: 22,989.
Weather: 70 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
TEXAS RIGHT FIELDER KEVIN MENCH EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIFTH INNING.
CLEVELAND FIRST BASEMAN BEN BROUSSARD LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING WITH A RIGHT KNEE CONTUSION.

Updated on Monday, May 1, 2006 3:33 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
P. Nevin P. Nevin
1-5
2 RBI
 Cleveland
V. Martinez V. Martinez
3-4
0 RBI