Texas 5, Oakland 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(72-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 10 0
Oakland 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 4 7 0
WP: A. Eaton (5-4) S: A. Otsuka (1)
LP: K. Saarloos (7-7)
(79-59)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Texas
- C. Lee singled to left, M. Young scored, M. Teixeira to second
- M. DeRosa homered to deep left, C. Lee and M. Teixeira scored
Bot 5th: Oakland
- N. Swisher homered to deep right
Top 6th: Texas
- M. Young scored, M. Teixeira to third, C. Lee to second on wild pitch
Bot 6th: Oakland
- F. Thomas homered to deep center, M. Scutaro and J. Kendall scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .301
M. Young ss 5 2 4 0 0 0 0 .310
M. Teixeira 1b 2 1 1 0 3 1 0 .278
C. Lee lf 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 .314
    J. Hairston Jr. lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
H. Blalock dh 5 0 0 0 0 1 9 .279
M. DeRosa 3b 5 1 1 3 0 1 0 .314
I. Kinsler 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .291
G. Laird c 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 .337
N. Cruz rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .200
 Totals 34 5 10 4 8 4 18  
 Batting
2B - G Laird (19, K Saarloos); M Teixeira (40, B Halsey).
3B - M Young (2, K Saarloos); G Laird (1, K Saarloos).
HR - M Derosa (13, 3rd inning off K Saarloos 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Lee (20), M DeRosa 3 (68).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, G Matthews Jr 1, N Cruz 1.
GIDP - H Blalock, N Cruz.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M DeRosa-I Kinsler-M Teixeira).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 .295
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 0 0 1 3 2 .238
M. Bradley rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .263
F. Thomas dh 4 1 1 3 0 0 0 .268
E. Chavez 3b 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .240
J. Payton cf-lf 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .300
N. Swisher lf-1b 3 1 1 1 1 2 3 .248
D. Johnson 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245
    B. Kielty ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .273
    M. Kotsay ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .272
M. Scutaro ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .246
 Totals 33 4 7 4 4 8 14  
 Batting
2B - M Scutaro (18, A Eaton).
HR - N Swisher (29, 5th inning off A Eaton 0 on, 2 Out), F Thomas (31, 6th inning off A Eaton 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - N Swisher (79), F Thomas 3 (88).
2-out RBI - N Swisher, F Thomas 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Kielty 2, M Kotsay 1.
GIDP - J Kendall.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E Chavez (3, 3rd base off C Wilson/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - N Swisher (M Teixeira at Home).
DP - 3 (M Scutaro-D Johnson, N Swisher-J Kendall, M Scutaro-M Ellis-N Swisher).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Eaton (W, 5-4) 5.2 5 4 4 1 5 2 4.93
C.J. Wilson (H, 1) 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.86
R. Bauer (H, 1) 1.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.62
R. Mahay (H, 1) 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.96
W. Littleton (H, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.02
A. Otsuka (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.06
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Saarloos (L, 7-7) 3.0 7 4 4 3 1 1 4.68
B. Halsey 3.0 3 1 1 3 2 0 4.53
C. Gaudin 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.50
J. Kennedy 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.16
WP - B Halsey.
IBB - C Lee (by B Halsey).
HBP - J Kendall (by A Eaton).
Pitches-strikes - A Eaton 96-61; C Wilson 5-1; R Bauer 23-14; R Mahay 6-2; W Littleton 15-13; A Otsuka 17-12; K Saarloos 60-34; B Halsey 51-26; C Gaudin 15-4; J Kennedy 22-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Eaton 4-8; C Wilson 0-0; R Bauer 3-2; R Mahay 0-0; W Littleton 1-0; A Otsuka 1-0; K Saarloos 6-2; B Halsey 2-4; C Gaudin 2-1; J Kennedy 3-2.
Batters faced - A Eaton 24; C Wilson 1; R Bauer 6; R Mahay 1; W Littleton 3; A Otsuka 3; K Saarloos 18; B Halsey 14; C Gaudin 4; J Kennedy 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Mcclelland. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Marty Foster.
Time: 2:52.
Attendance: 27,225.
Weather: 68 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 6, 2006 1:02 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
M. Young M. Young
4-5
0 RBI
 Oakland
F. Thomas F. Thomas
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI