Cleveland 9, Texas 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(8-13)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 4 10 0
Cleveland 3 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 X 9 9 1
WP: P. Byrd (2-1)
LP: K. Loe (1-1)
(12-7)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- V. Martinez grounded into fielder's choice, G. Sizemore scored, T. Hafner out at second
- T. Nixon homered to deep right center, V. Martinez scored
Top 2nd: Texas
- B. Wilkerson grounded out to first, H. Blalock scored
Bot 2nd: Cleveland
- K. Shoppach doubled to left, S. Choo scored
- K. Shoppach scored on passed ball
Top 4th: Texas
- I. Kinsler doubled to left, H. Blalock scored
Top 6th: Texas
- S. Sosa homered to deep center
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore singled to shortstop, T. Nixon scored, S. Choo to third, J. Barfield to second
- C. Blake walked, S. Choo scored, J. Barfield to third, G. Sizemore to second
- T. Hafner walked, J. Barfield scored, G. Sizemore to third, C. Blake to second
Bot 7th: Cleveland
- J. Peralta homered to deep center
Top 8th: Texas
- S. Sosa homered to deep left
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 .286
    J. Hairston Jr. cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .292
F. Catalanotto lf 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .154
M. Young ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .191
    M. Kata ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .263
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .213
S. Sosa dh 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 .239
H. Blalock 3b 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 .257
I. Kinsler 2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .333
B. Wilkerson rf 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 .205
G. Laird c 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .140
 Totals 36 4 10 4 2 5 18  
 Batting
2B - H Blalock 2 (5, P Byrd 2); I Kinsler (4, P Byrd).
3B - K Lofton (1, P Byrd).
HR - S Sosa 2 (6, 6th inning off P Byrd 0 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off T Mastny 0 on, 1 Out).
S - I Kinsler.
RBI - B Wilkerson (7), I Kinsler (20), S Sosa 2 (18).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Kata 1, S Sosa 1, G Laird 1, M Teixeira 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - K Lofton (9, 2nd base off P Byrd/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
PB - G Laird 2.
DP - 1 (H Blalock-M Kata-M Teixeira).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 .257
C. Blake 3b 2 0 0 1 3 1 1 .200
T. Hafner dh 3 0 0 1 2 1 2 .357
V. Martinez 1b 4 1 0 1 0 0 4 .300
T. Nixon rf 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 .292
J. Peralta ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .215
S. Choo lf 4 2 2 0 0 2 0 .385
K. Shoppach c 2 1 1 1 2 1 2 .269
J. Barfield 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .125
 Totals 32 9 9 8 7 6 14  
 Batting
2B - K Shoppach (3, K Loe).
HR - T Nixon (1, 1st inning off K Loe 1 on, 2 Out), J Peralta (3, 7th inning off R Mahay 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - V Martinez (14), T Nixon 2 (4), K Shoppach (3), G Sizemore (8), C Blake (5), T Hafner (16), J Peralta (11).
2-out RBI - T Nixon 2, G Sizemore, C Blake, T Hafner.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 2.
GIDP - T Hafner.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - G Sizemore (6, 2nd base off K Loe/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
E - J Barfield (4, throw).
Outfield assists - S Choo (K Lofton at Home).
DP - 1 (S Choo-K Shoppach).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Loe (L, 1-1) 5.1 6 7 6 3 4 1 5.21
S. Feldman 0.1 2 1 1 1 1 0 4.35
R. Mahay 1.1 1 1 1 2 1 1 3.24
A. Otsuka 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (W, 2-1) 6.0 8 3 3 1 3 1 3.50
T. Mastny 2.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.89
J. Davis 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.29
IBB - T Hafner (by K Loe).
Pitches-strikes - K Loe 95-57; S Feldman 16-8; R Mahay 37-20; A Otsuka 8-4; P Byrd 86-56; T Mastny 33-20; J Davis 20-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Loe 6-6; S Feldman 0-0; R Mahay 1-2; A Otsuka 3-0; P Byrd 4-10; T Mastny 3-2; J Davis 0-2.
Batters faced - K Loe 25; S Feldman 4; R Mahay 7; A Otsuka 3; P Byrd 27; T Mastny 7; J Davis 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Adam Dowdy.
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 14,066.
Weather: 56 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 9 mph, out to right.

Updated on Thursday, Apr 26, 2007 7:33 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
S. Sosa S. Sosa
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
T. Nixon T. Nixon
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI