Texas 7, Seattle 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(54-45)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 3 0 6 15 0
Texas 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 2 X 7 12 0
WP: J. Benoit (4-3)
LP: J.J. Putz (1-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Texas
- G. Laird doubled to left, F. Catalanotto scored
Top 3rd: Seattle
- A. Beltre doubled to left, I. Suzuki scored
Bot 3rd: Texas
- K. Lofton homered to deep right, T. Metcalf scored
Top 5th: Seattle
- A. Beltre grounded out to shortstop, Y. Betancourt scored, I. Suzuki to third
- I. Suzuki scored on wild pitch
Bot 5th: Texas
- K. Lofton singled to center, R. Vazquez scored
- M. Teixeira doubled to deep center, K. Lofton scored, M. Young out at home
Top 8th: Seattle
- A. Beltre doubled to right, W. Bloomquist and J. Lopez scored
- R. Ibanez doubled to deep left, A. Beltre scored
Bot 8th: Texas
- R. Vazquez homered to deep center, M. Byrd scored
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki cf 5 2 2 0 0 1 4 .345
A. Beltre 3b 5 1 3 4 0 0 0 .274
R. Ibanez lf 5 0 2 1 0 1 2 .260
J. Guillen rf 4 0 2 0 1 2 2 .284
J. Vidro dh 4 0 0 0 1 0 4 .302
R. Sexson 1b 5 0 2 0 0 0 3 .205
K. Johjima c 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .272
J. Lopez 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .268
Y. Betancourt ss 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 .277
    B. Broussard ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .282
    W. Bloomquist pr-ss 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292
 Totals 41 6 15 5 2 5 22  
 Batting
2B - A Beltre 3 (26, B McCarthy 2, J Benoit); I Suzuki (16, B McCarthy); R Ibanez 2 (24, W Eyre, J Benoit); B Broussard (4, J Benoit).
RBI - A Beltre 4 (54), R Ibanez (60).
2-out RBI - A Beltre 3, R Ibanez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ibanez 1, R Sexson 1, J Guillen 2, I Suzuki 1, J Lopez 1.
GIDP - K Johjima.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - I Suzuki (27, 2nd base off B McCarthy/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - I Suzuki (M Young at Home).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 5 2 2 3 0 0 1 .303
M. Young ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .297
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .299
S. Sosa dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .241
M. Byrd rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .350
F. Catalanotto lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .233
    B. Wilkerson lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .223
G. Laird c 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .237
R. Vazquez 2b 3 2 2 2 1 0 1 .256
T. Metcalf 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 .253
 Totals 34 7 12 7 2 5 9  
 Batting
2B - F Catalanotto (10, M Batista); G Laird (11, M Batista); M Teixeira (24, M Batista); M Young (27, E O'Flaherty); T Metcalf (10, J Putz).
HR - K Lofton (7, 3rd inning off M Batista 1 on, 0 Out), R Vazquez (5, 8th inning off J Putz 1 on, 2 Out).
S - F Catalanotto.
RBI - G Laird (33), K Lofton 3 (23), M Teixeira (49), R Vazquez 2 (17).
2-out RBI - G Laird, R Vazquez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, R Vazquez 1, K Lofton 1, S Sosa 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Young-R Vazquez-M Teixeira).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Batista 6.0 8 5 5 2 4 1 4.48
E. O'Flaherty 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.38
S. Green 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2.75
G. Sherrill (H, 15) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.17
J.J. Putz (L, 1-1; BS, 1) 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 1 0.96
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. McCarthy 5.0 8 3 3 1 3 0 5.52
W. Eyre (H, 1) 1.2 3 0 0 1 1 0 4.20
F. Francisco (H, 11) 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.20
J. Benoit (W, 4-3; BS, 3) 1.2 3 2 2 0 1 0 3.11
WP - B McCarthy, M Batista 2, S Green.
Pitches-strikes - M Batista 101-59; E O'Flaherty 12-8; S Green 8-3; G Sherrill 2-1; J Putz 11-8; B McCarthy 101-64; W Eyre 34-20; F Francisco 10-7; J Benoit 26-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Batista 8-5; E O'Flaherty 2-0; S Green 1-0; G Sherrill 1-0; J Putz 0-1; B McCarthy 6-6; W Eyre 1-3; F Francisco 2-0; J Benoit 1-3.
Batters faced - M Batista 27; E O'Flaherty 3; S Green 2; G Sherrill 1; J Putz 4; B McCarthy 23; W Eyre 9; F Francisco 3; J Benoit 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Lance Barksdale. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Jim Reynolds.
Time: 3:16.
Attendance: 34,853.
Weather: 89 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, in from center.

Updated on Thursday, Jul 26, 2007 5:10 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
A. Beltre A. Beltre
3-5
4 RBI
 Texas
K. Lofton K. Lofton
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI