Texas 5, Seattle 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(56-60)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 9 0
Texas 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 X 5 12 1
WP: E. Volquez (1-1) S: A. Otsuka (23)
LP: J. Moyer (6-11)
(60-58)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Texas
- M. Young singled to right, G. Matthews Jr. scored
Bot 2nd: Texas
- N. Cruz hit sacrifice fly to left, I. Kinsler scored
Bot 5th: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. homered to deep left center
- M. DeRosa singled to left, M. Teixeira scored
Bot 6th: Texas
- G. Laird homered to deep center
Top 8th: Seattle
- K. Johjima singled to second, J. Lopez scored, R. Sexson to second, R. Sexson to third, K. Johjima to second on I. Kinsler's throwing error
- Y. Betancourt singled to center, R. Sexson and K. Johjima scored
- W. Bloomquist doubled to deep right, Y. Betancourt scored
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki dh 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 .323
J. Lopez 2b 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .279
A. Beltre 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .264
R. Ibanez lf 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .271
R. Sexson 1b 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .229
K. Johjima c 4 1 3 1 0 0 1 .297
Y. Betancourt ss 3 1 2 2 1 0 1 .303
W. Bloomquist rf-cf 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 .252
A. Jones cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 6 .212
    G. Dobbs ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .273
 Totals 36 4 9 4 5 6 13  
 Batting
2B - R Sexson (21, E Volquez); W Bloomquist (4, R Bauer); A Beltre (31, A Otsuka).
RBI - K Johjima (52), Y Betancourt 2 (38), W Bloomquist (10).
2-out RBI - K Johjima, Y Betancourt 2, W Bloomquist.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Sexson 1, G Dobbs 1, A Jones 4.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (Y Betancourt-J Lopez-R Sexson).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 .321
M. Young ss 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 .306
C. Lee lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .333
M. Teixeira 1b 3 1 3 0 1 0 0 .290
M. DeRosa 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 5 .332
H. Blalock dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .288
I. Kinsler 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .299
G. Laird c 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 .340
N. Cruz rf 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .143
 Totals 33 5 12 5 2 2 15  
 Batting
2B - G Matthews Jr (37, J Moyer); I Kinsler (17, J Moyer).
HR - G Matthews Jr (14, 5th inning off J Moyer 0 on, 0 Out), G Laird (6, 6th inning off J Moyer 0 on, 1 Out).
S - G Laird.
SF - N Cruz.
RBI - M Young (77), N Cruz (3), G Matthews Jr (61), M DeRosa (61), G Laird (21).
2-out RBI - M DeRosa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, I Kinsler 2.
GIDP - C Lee.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - M Teixeira (2, 2nd base off J Moyer/K Johjima).
 
 Fielding
E - I Kinsler (13, throw).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Moyer (L, 6-11) 6.0 10 5 5 1 1 2 4.40
J. Mateo 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.82
M. Lowe 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Volquez (W, 1-1) 7.0 4 0 0 3 3 0 3.00
J. Benoit 0.2 3 4 4 1 2 0 5.49
R. Bauer (H, 5) 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.23
A. Otsuka (S, 23) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.20
HBP - H Blalock (by J Mateo).
Pitches-strikes - J Moyer 107-66; J Mateo 19-11; M Lowe 12-7; E Volquez 104-63; J Benoit 24-14; R Bauer 9-6; A Otsuka 22-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Moyer 9-8; J Mateo 1-2; M Lowe 1-1; E Volquez 8-10; J Benoit 0-0; R Bauer 0-0; A Otsuka 2-1.
Batters faced - J Moyer 28; J Mateo 6; M Lowe 4; E Volquez 28; J Benoit 6; R Bauer 2; A Otsuka 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--John Hirschbeck. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Time: 3:10. (Plus rain delay totaling 20 minutes in the 3rd).
Attendance: 35,784.
Weather: 93 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 9 mph, out to right.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 12, 2006 11:21 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
Y. Betancourt Y. Betancourt
2-3
2 RBI
 Texas
G. Matthews Jr. G. Matthews Jr.
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI