Texas 3, Tampa Bay 0
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Texas 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 X 3 9 0
WP: M. Harrison (5-2) S: E. Guardado (4)
LP: E. Jackson (9-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Texas
- M. Young doubled to right, R. Vazquez scored, J. Saltalamacchia to third
- B. Boggs walked, J. Saltalamacchia scored, M. Young to third, J. Hamilton to second
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .277
B. Zobrist cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .234
C. Pena 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .240
R. Baldelli dh 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .250
W. Aybar 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .231
J. Ruggiano lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
S. Riggans c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .235
G. Gross rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .233
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .266
 Totals 29 0 3 0 1 8 8  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Aybar 1.
GIDP - B Zobrist.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - J Bartlett (13, ground ball).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 5 1 2 1 0 2 2 .319
F. Catalanotto dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .277
    J. Saltalamacchia ph-dh 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 .238
M. Young ss 3 0 2 1 1 0 1 .291
J. Hamilton cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .302
M. Byrd rf 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .290
B. Boggs lf 2 0 1 1 2 0 2 .239
G. Laird c 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .289
C. Davis 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .263
R. Vazquez 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 .308
 Totals 34 3 9 3 4 10 19  
 Batting
2B - B Boggs (16, E Jackson); M Young (28, J Howell).
HR - I Kinsler (18, 1st inning off E Jackson 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - I Kinsler (71), M Young (66), B Boggs (32).
2-out RBI - B Boggs.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Laird 2, B Boggs 1, C Davis 2.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Young-I Kinsler-C Davis).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Jackson (L, 9-8) 6.0 5 1 1 3 6 1 3.97
J.P. Howell 0.1 3 2 0 0 1 0 2.36
C. Bradford 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.25
T. Miller 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.55
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Harrison (W, 5-2) 8.0 3 0 0 0 8 0 5.77
E. Guardado (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.21
Pitches-strikes - E Jackson 101-62; J Howell 20-15; C Bradford 14-8; T Miller 16-11; M Harrison 109-78; E Guardado 15-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Jackson 7-5; J Howell 0-0; C Bradford 0-1; T Miller 0-1; M Harrison 8-8; E Guardado 2-1.
Batters faced - E Jackson 26; J Howell 5; C Bradford 3; T Miller 4; M Harrison 27; E Guardado 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Time: 2:37.
Attendance: 29,238.
Weather: 82 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY TEXAS' IAN KINSLER LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 16, 2008 10:58 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
A. Iwamura Akinori Iwamura
1-3
 Texas
I. Kinsler Ian Kinsler
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI