Texas 7, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(74-62)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 4 1
Texas 0 3 0 0 2 0 1 1 X 7 9 0
WP: C.J. Wilson (14-6)
LP: J. Niemann (9-6)
(78-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Texas
- D. Murphy doubled to deep left center, A. Beltre scored
- Y. Torrealba singled to shallow center, D. Murphy scored, Y. Torrealba to second advancing on throw
- E. Chavez tripled to right center, Y. Torrealba scored
Bot 5th: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left
- M. Young homered to deep center
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- K. Shoppach homered to deep left
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- M. Joyce singled to right center, S. Rodriguez scored, E. Longoria to second
Bot 7th: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep center
Bot 8th: Texas
- Y. Torrealba singled to shallow center, D. Murphy scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jennings lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .324
S. Rodriguez ss 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
    S. Fuld ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
E. Longoria 3b 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .233
B. Zobrist 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .275
B.J. Upton cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .222
B. Guyer rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    M. Joyce ph-rf 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .280
C. Kotchman 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .320
J. Ruggiano dh 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250
    J. Damon ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
K. Shoppach c 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .175
    J. Jaso ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .224
 Totals 30 2 4 2 1 2 12 0 11  
 Batting
HR - K Shoppach (8, 6th inning off C Wilson 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Joyce (60), K Shoppach (19).
2-out RBI - M Joyce, K Shoppach.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Joyce 1, C Kotchman 1.
GIDP - J Ruggiano.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - D Jennings (2, field).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 3 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 .243
E. Andrus ss 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .271
J. Hamilton lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .296
M. Young dh 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .335
A. Beltre 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
D. Murphy rf 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .254
Y. Torrealba c 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .277
M. Moreland 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .267
E. Chavez cf 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303
 Totals 32 7 9 7 3 3 3 2 5  
 Batting
2B - D Murphy (9, J Niemann).
3B - E Chavez (3, J Niemann).
HR - I Kinsler 2 (23, 5th inning off J Niemann 0 on, 0 Out, 7th inning off B Gomes 0 on, 1 Out), M Young (11, 5th inning off J Niemann 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - I Kinsler 2 (62), M Young (88), D Murphy (32), Y Torrealba 2 (32), E Chavez (26).
2-out RBI - M Young, Y Torrealba, E Chavez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Hamilton 2.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - I Kinsler (23, 2nd base off J Niemann/K Shoppach), D Murphy (8, 2nd base off J McGee/J Jaso).
CS - E Andrus (10, 2nd base by J Howell/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (I Kinsler-E Andrus-M Moreland).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Niemann (L, 9-6) 5.0 6 5 5 2 2 2 1.20 3.69  
C. Ramos 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.43 4.21  
B. Gomes 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 1.59 3.72  
J.P. Howell 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.54 6.41  
J. McGee 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.73 5.03  
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C.J. Wilson (W, 14-6) 6.0 2 2 2 1 8 1 1.20 3.28  
K. Uehara (H, 19) 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.77 2.47  
D. Oliver (H, 14) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.10 2.22  
M. Adams 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.98 1.76  
N. Feliz 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.18 2.87  
HBP - S Rodriguez (by C Wilson).
Pitches-strikes - J Niemann 91-58; C Ramos 15-13; B Gomes 8-3; J Howell 4-3; J McGee 23-13; C Wilson 88-53; K Uehara 9-7; D Oliver 10-6; M Adams 15-12; N Feliz 22-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Niemann 13-5; C Ramos 2-1; B Gomes 0-1; J Howell 0-0; J McGee 1-2; C Wilson 4-6; K Uehara 0-0; D Oliver 1-0; M Adams 0-1; N Feliz 3-0.
Batters faced - J Niemann 23; C Ramos 4; B Gomes 2; J Howell 1; J McGee 5; C Wilson 21; K Uehara 2; D Oliver 2; M Adams 3; N Feliz 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Vic Carapazza. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--John Hirschbeck.
Weather: 98 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, in from left.

Updated on Friday, Sep 2, 2011 12:04 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
K. Shoppach Kelly Shoppach
1-2, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Texas
I. Kinsler Ian Kinsler
2-3, 2 HR
2 RBI