Texas 9, Kansas City 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 9 19 0
Kansas City 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 11 0
WP: S. Feldman (5-5)
LP: G. Meche (10-10)
(56-75)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Texas
- M. Bradley doubled to deep left, M. Young scored
Top 3rd: Texas
- M. Bradley hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Young scored
- N. Cruz homered to deep right, M. Byrd and J. Hamilton scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- A. Callaspo singled to center, J. Buck scored, M. Aviles to second
- D. DeJesus singled to left, M. Aviles scored, A. Callaspo to second
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- J. Buck grounded into fielder's choice, B. Butler scored, R. Gload out at second
Top 8th: Texas
- C. Davis homered to deep center
- J. Hamilton singled to right, J. Arias scored, M. Young to third
- M. Bradley singled to right, M. Young scored, J. Hamilton to second
- M. Byrd hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Hamilton scored
Bot 9th: Kansas City
- R. Gload singled to left, B. Butler scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Arias 2b 6 1 3 0 0 0 2 .409
M. Young ss 5 3 3 0 1 0 1 .290
J. Hamilton cf 5 2 2 1 0 3 3 .301
M. Bradley dh 4 0 3 3 0 0 3 .325
    B. Boggs pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
H. Blalock 1b 5 0 1 0 0 1 4 .263
M. Byrd lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .298
N. Cruz rf 5 1 3 3 0 0 3 .600
G. Laird c 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .281
C. Davis 3b 4 1 1 1 1 1 3 .269
 Totals 43 9 19 9 2 5 24  
 Batting
2B - M Bradley (28, G Meche); N Cruz (1, G Meche); J Arias (2, J Fulchino).
HR - N Cruz (1, 3rd inning off G Meche 2 on, 2 Out), C Davis (13, 8th inning off J Peralta 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - M Byrd , M Bradley.
RBI - M Bradley 3 (68), N Cruz 3 (3), C Davis (37), J Hamilton (116), M Byrd (40).
2-out RBI - M Bradley, N Cruz 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blalock 1, M Young 1, M Bradley 1, G Laird 1, J Arias 1.
GIDP - C Davis.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - G Laird (2, 2nd base off G Meche/J Buck).
 
 Fielding
PB - G Laird.
DP - 3 (C Davis-J Arias-H Blalock, M Young-H Blalock, J Arias-M Young-H Blalock).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Aviles ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .330
A. Callaspo 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .300
D. DeJesus lf-rf 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .291
J. Guillen rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .247
    E. German lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
M. Teahen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .243
B. Butler dh 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .264
R. Gload 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .280
J. Buck c 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .224
J. Gathright cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .247
 Totals 35 4 11 4 0 3 10  
 Batting
2B - J Buck (21, S Feldman).
RBI - A Callaspo (5), D DeJesus (58), J Buck (41), R Gload (34).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Guillen 1, M Teahen 2.
GIDP - J Guillen, J Gathright, J Buck.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (G Meche-J Buck-R Gload).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Feldman (W, 5-5) 7.0 8 3 2 0 3 0 5.01
W. Madrigal 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.18
J. Rupe 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.58
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche (L, 10-10) 6.1 14 5 5 1 4 1 4.13
J. Peralta 0.2 2 3 3 1 0 1 5.76
R. Tejeda 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.86
J. Fulchino 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 9.00
WP - W Madrigal, J Rupe 2.
Pitches-strikes - S Feldman 97-63; W Madrigal 19-12; J Rupe 13-10; G Meche 104-72; J Peralta 20-11; R Tejeda 19-14; J Fulchino 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Feldman 10-8; W Madrigal 1-2; J Rupe 2-1; G Meche 7-8; J Peralta 1-1; R Tejeda 1-2; J Fulchino 0-2.
Batters faced - S Feldman 27; W Madrigal 4; J Rupe 4; G Meche 33; J Peralta 5; R Tejeda 5; J Fulchino 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Bill Miller.
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 12,399.
Weather: 78 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, in from right.

Updated on Monday, Aug 25, 2008 11:22 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
N. Cruz N Cruz
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Kansas City
D. DeJesus David DeJesus
3-4
1 RBI