Texas 13, Detroit 6
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(69-74)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 1 1 3 0 5 0 1 0 2 13 14 0
Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 6 11 1
WP: V. Padilla (6-9)
LP: C. Durbin (8-7)
(78-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Texas
- J. Botts singled to center, I. Kinsler scored, M. Young to third
Top 2nd: Texas
- D. Murphy homered to deep left
Top 3rd: Texas
- M. Byrd homered to deep right, I. Kinsler scored
- H. Blalock scored, D. Murphy to second on wild pitch
Top 5th: Texas
- M. Byrd homered to deep left center
- D. Murphy tripled to deep right, J. Botts scored
- J. Saltalamacchia homered to deep right, D. Murphy scored
- R. Vazquez homered to deep right
Top 7th: Texas
- H. Blalock homered to deep center
Bot 8th: Detroit
- R. Santiago doubled to deep center, T. Perez scored
- M. Thames doubled to deep left, R. Santiago scored
- M. Hessman homered to deep left, M. Thames and M. Rabelo scored
Top 9th: Texas
- F. Guzman homered to deep left
- G. Quiroz doubled to right center, H. Blalock scored
Bot 9th: Detroit
- S. Casey singled to left, T. Perez scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
F. Catalanotto 1b 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 .273
    B. Wilkerson 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .238
I. Kinsler 2b 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 .273
M. Young ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .309
    J. Hairston Jr. ph-3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .192
M. Byrd cf 4 2 2 3 0 0 1 .312
    F. Guzman cf 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
J. Botts lf 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .234
    N. Cruz rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
H. Blalock dh 4 3 2 1 1 1 3 .300
D. Murphy rf-lf 5 2 3 2 0 1 2 .386
J. Saltalamacchia c 4 1 1 2 0 1 2 .242
    G. Quiroz c 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
R. Vazquez 3b-ss 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 .242
 Totals 41 13 14 12 4 7 13  
 Batting
2B - H Blalock (13, C Durbin); D Murphy (8, Y Bazardo); G Quiroz (1, C Rapada).
3B - D Murphy (2, J Capellan).
HR - D Murphy (2, 2nd inning off C Durbin 0 on, 0 Out), M Byrd 2 (9, 3rd inning off C Durbin 1 on, 1 Out, 5th inning off J Capellan 0 on, 1 Out), J Saltalamacchia (7, 5th inning off J Capellan 1 on, 2 Out), R Vazquez (8, 5th inning off J Capellan 0 on, 2 Out), H Blalock (8, 7th inning off Y Bazardo 0 on, 1 Out), F Guzman (1, 9th inning off C Rapada 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Botts (12), D Murphy 2 (9), M Byrd 3 (61), J Saltalamacchia 2 (18), R Vazquez (27), H Blalock (26), F Guzman (1), G Quiroz (1).
2-out RBI - J Botts, D Murphy, J Saltalamacchia 2, R Vazquez, G Quiroz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Wilkerson 1, R Vazquez 1, H Blalock 1, J Saltalamacchia 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - F Catalanotto (1, 2nd base by J Capellan/M Rabelo).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Vazquez-I Kinsler-B Wilkerson).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .304
    C. Maybin ph-cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .167
T. Perez rf 4 2 3 0 1 0 2 .423
S. Casey 1b 4 0 2 1 1 0 1 .288
M. Ordonez dh 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .359
    B. Clevlen ph-dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
C. Guillen ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .295
    R. Santiago ss 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 .263
M. Thames lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .245
M. Rabelo c 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 .253
B. Inge 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
    M. Hessman ph-3b 3 1 2 3 0 0 0 .220
O. Infante 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .270
 Totals 36 6 11 6 3 7 17  
 Batting
2B - R Santiago (3, M Wood); M Thames (13, M Wood).
3B - T Perez (2, A Murray).
HR - M Hessman (3, 8th inning off M Wood 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Santiago (3), M Thames (47), M Hessman 3 (10), S Casey (49).
2-out RBI - R Santiago, M Thames, M Hessman 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Rabelo 1.
GIDP - B Clevlen.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - B Inge (17, ground ball).
DP - 1 (M Rabelo-O Infante).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Padilla (W, 6-9) 6.0 3 0 0 3 6 0 5.70
M. Wood 1.2 6 5 5 0 1 1 4.91
A.J. Murray 1.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.40
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Durbin (L, 8-7) 2.2 6 5 4 0 0 2 4.76
T. Byrdak 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.62
J. Capellan 1.2 4 5 5 1 2 3 6.92
Y. Bazardo 3.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 3.00
C. Rapada 1.0 2 2 2 2 2 1 27.00
WP - T Byrdak, J Capellan, C Rapada 2.
HBP - I Kinsler (by C Durbin); B Inge (by V Padilla); M Rabelo (by M Wood).
Pitches-strikes - V Padilla 99-58; M Wood 32-20; A Murray 13-9; C Durbin 56-34; T Byrdak 20-8; J Capellan 41-21; Y Bazardo 38-21; C Rapada 30-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - V Padilla 4-7; M Wood 4-0; A Murray 1-3; C Durbin 2-6; T Byrdak 0-0; J Capellan 1-1; Y Bazardo 3-5; C Rapada 1-0.
Batters faced - V Padilla 24; M Wood 11; A Murray 6; C Durbin 15; T Byrdak 4; J Capellan 9; Y Bazardo 11; C Rapada 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Montague. 1B--Adam Dowdy. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Marvin Hudson.
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 32,719.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
TEXAS' SHORTSTOP MICHAEL YOUNG EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
THE HOME RUNS BY JARROD SALTALAMACCHIA AND RAMON VAZQUEZ OFF JOSE CAPELLAN IN THE FIFTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
THE HOME RUN BY TEXAS' CENTER FIELDER FREDDY GUZMAN OFF CLAYTON RAPADA IN THE NINTH INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 11, 2007 4:22 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
D. Murphy D. Murphy
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Detroit
M. Hessman M. Hessman
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI