Texas 12, Cleveland 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(70-83)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 4 13 2
Texas 1 0 3 4 0 0 1 3 X 12 13 0
WP: A. Eaton (7-4)
LP: P. Byrd (9-9)
(78-76)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Texas
- M. Teixeira singled to right, G. Matthews Jr. scored
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- H. Luna doubled to deep right, J. Inglett scored, H. Luna out at third
Bot 3rd: Texas
- M. Teixeira homered to deep center, M. Young scored
- C. Lee homered to deep left
Bot 4th: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. safe at first on first baseman R. Garko's fielding error, I. Kinsler scored, R. Barajas to third, G. Matthews Jr. to second
- M. Young singled to center, R. Barajas and G. Matthews Jr. scored
- M. Teixeira doubled to deep center, M. Young scored
Top 6th: Cleveland
- J. Inglett singled to right, R. Garko scored, C. Blake to third, K. Kouzmanoff to second
- H. Luna hit sacrifice fly to right, C. Blake scored, K. Kouzmanoff to third
Bot 7th: Texas
- C. Lee homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Texas
- M. Young singled to right, R. Barajas and N. Cruz scored, G. Matthews Jr. to second
- C. Lee hit sacrifice fly to deep right, G. Matthews Jr. scored
Top 9th: Cleveland
- R. Garko hit sacrifice fly to right, F. Gutierrez scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 5 0 1 0 0 3 1 .293
J. Michaels lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .266
    S. Choo ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .271
V. Martinez c 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .317
R. Garko 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .298
C. Blake dh 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .286
K. Kouzmanoff 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .261
J. Inglett 2b 4 1 3 1 0 0 1 .274
H. Luna ss 3 0 1 2 0 0 3 .276
F. Gutierrez rf 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 .279
 Totals 36 4 13 4 2 8 17  
 Batting
2B - H Luna (7, A Eaton).
SF - H Luna , R Garko.
RBI - H Luna 2 (17), J Inglett (19), R Garko (33).
2-out RBI - H Luna.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Michaels 1, C Blake 1, F Gutierrez 1.
GIDP - H Luna.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - R Garko (6, ground ball); K Kouzmanoff (1, ground ball).
DP - 1 (R Garko-H Luna-R Garko).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 3 2 0 1 0 3 .318
M. Young ss 5 2 2 4 0 0 3 .316
    J. Arias pr-ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
M. Teixeira 1b 5 1 3 4 0 1 3 .273
C. Lee lf 4 2 2 3 0 1 2 .329
H. Blalock dh 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .271
M. DeRosa 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .303
I. Kinsler 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .282
R. Barajas c 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .258
N. Cruz rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .210
 Totals 36 12 13 11 2 7 17  
 Batting
2B - M Teixeira (43, P Byrd).
HR - M Teixeira (29, 3rd inning off P Byrd 1 on, 2 Out), C Lee 2 (8, 3rd inning off P Byrd 0 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off J Guthrie 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - C Lee.
RBI - M Teixeira 4 (102), C Lee 3 (31), M Young 4 (99).
2-out RBI - M Teixeira 3, C Lee, M Young 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, C Lee 1, M Teixeira 1.
GIDP - I Kinsler.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - G Matthews Jr (9, 2nd base off P Byrd/V Martinez).
CS - M DeRosa (3, 2nd base by P Byrd/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - N Cruz (H Luna at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (M Young-M Teixeira).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (L, 9-9) 4.0 8 8 4 1 3 2 4.87
E. Mujica 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.95
J. Guthrie 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 6.98
T. Mastny 0.2 3 3 3 1 0 0 5.51
R. Perez 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.91
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Eaton (W, 7-4) 5.1 10 3 3 1 3 0 4.80
R. Bauer 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.47
J. Rheinecker 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 6.06
J. Benoit 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.52
F. Francisco 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.79
N. Masset 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 6.35
HBP - M DeRosa (by P Byrd); R Barajas (by E Mujica); V Martinez (by N Masset).
Pitches-strikes - P Byrd 73-52; E Mujica 30-22; J Guthrie 11-8; T Mastny 22-12; R Perez 9-6; A Eaton 98-65; R Bauer 4-4; J Rheinecker 13-6; J Benoit 4-3; F Francisco 20-13; N Masset 20-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Byrd 4-4; E Mujica 1-2; J Guthrie 2-1; T Mastny 1-1; R Perez 0-0; A Eaton 9-3; R Bauer 0-1; J Rheinecker 1-0; J Benoit 0-1; F Francisco 0-2; N Masset 0-1.
Batters faced - P Byrd 22; E Mujica 8; J Guthrie 4; T Mastny 6; R Perez 1; A Eaton 25; R Bauer 2; J Rheinecker 3; J Benoit 1; F Francisco 4; N Masset 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 26,284.
Weather: 90 degrees, clear.
Wind: 20 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY TEXAS' MARK TEIXEIRA AND CARLOS LEE IN THE THIRD INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Friday, Sep 22, 2006 11:40 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
J. Inglett J. Inglett
3-4
1 RBI
 Texas
M. Teixeira M. Teixeira
3-5, 1 HR
4 RBI