Texas 3, Kansas City 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 9 0
Kansas City 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 7 2
WP: M. Harrison (6-3) S: F. Francisco (1)
LP: B. Bannister (7-14)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- E. German doubled to right center, M. Teahen scored
Top 4th: Texas
- B. Boggs homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus singled to left, E. German scored, D. DeJesus to second advancing on throw
Top 7th: Texas
- J. Saltalamacchia doubled to deep right center, C. Davis scored
- J. Arias safe at first on B. Bannister's fielding error, J. Saltalamacchia scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Arias 2b 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .344
B. Boggs lf 4 1 2 1 0 2 0 .236
M. Young ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .287
M. Bradley dh 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .323
H. Blalock 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
M. Byrd cf 2 0 1 0 1 1 1 .299
N. Cruz rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .250
C. Davis 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .274
J. Saltalamacchia c 4 1 3 1 0 1 1 .254
 Totals 35 3 9 2 1 9 14  
 Batting
2B - J Saltalamacchia 2 (13, B Bannister 2); C Davis (14, B Bannister).
HR - B Boggs (8, 4th inning off B Bannister 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Boggs (36), J Saltalamacchia (26).
2-out RBI - J Saltalamacchia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Young 1, J Arias 1.
GIDP - N Cruz, J Arias.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
Picked Off - C Davis (1st base, M Olivo).
 
 Fielding
PB - J Saltalamacchia.
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Aviles ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .324
A. Callaspo 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .284
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .290
J. Guillen rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .249
B. Butler dh 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .269
M. Olivo c 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .264
R. Gload 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .274
M. Teahen 3b 3 1 1 0 1 1 2 .242
E. German lf 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .240
 Totals 34 2 7 2 2 7 16  
 Batting
2B - E German (12, M Harrison); B Butler (18, M Harrison).
RBI - E German (19), D DeJesus (59).
2-out RBI - D DeJesus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Guillen 1, D DeJesus 2, M Teahen 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - M Teahen (5, throw); B Bannister (2, pop up).
DP - 2 (M Aviles-A Callaspo-R Gload 2).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Harrison (W, 6-3) 6.2 7 2 1 2 4 0 5.67
J. Benoit (H, 11) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.18
J. Wright (H, 15) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.17
F. Francisco (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.71
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Bannister (L, 7-14) 6.2 6 3 2 1 8 1 5.75
R. Ramirez 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.93
K. Wells 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.84
HBP - M Byrd (by B Bannister).
Pitches-strikes - M Harrison 99-67; J Benoit 7-5; J Wright 12-9; F Francisco 9-7; B Bannister 102-69; R Ramirez 6-4; K Wells 20-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Harrison 9-7; J Benoit 0-0; J Wright 2-1; F Francisco 1-0; B Bannister 5-6; R Ramirez 0-1; K Wells 3-2.
Batters faced - M Harrison 29; J Benoit 1; J Wright 3; F Francisco 3; B Bannister 28; R Ramirez 2; K Wells 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Bill Miller. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Gary Darling.
Time: 2:29.
Attendance: 12,662.
Weather: 85 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, right to left.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 28, 2008 12:31 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
J. Saltalamacchia Jarrod Saltalamacchia
3-4
1 RBI
 Kansas City
E. German Esteban German
2-4
1 RBI