Texas 5, Cleveland 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 5 12 2
Cleveland 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 0
WP: R. Dempster (4-1) S: J. Nathan (28)
LP: U. Jimenez (9-14)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Texas
- A. Beltre singled to shallow center, I. Kinsler scored, J. Hamilton to second
Top 3rd: Texas
- M. Young singled, J. Hamilton scored, A. Beltre to third
- D. Murphy singled to shallow left, A. Beltre scored, M. Young to second
Bot 4th: Cleveland
- C. Santana singled to right, A. Cabrera scored
Top 6th: Texas
- I. Kinsler doubled to shallow left, D. Murphy scored
Top 7th: Texas
- M. Young singled to left, A. Beltre scored
Bot 9th: Cleveland
- C. Kotchman homered to deep right, C. Santana scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 1 .268
E. Andrus ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .299
J. Hamilton cf-rf 3 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 .293
A. Beltre 3b 5 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 .316
N. Cruz rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 6 .262
    C. Gentry cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .305
M. Young dh 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 5 .268
D. Murphy lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .314
G. Soto c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .231
M. Moreland 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .292
 Totals 39 5 12 5 0 3 12 1 23  
 Batting
2B - I Kinsler (36, U Jimenez); A Beltre 2 (29, U Jimenez, E Rogers).
3B - D Murphy (2, U Jimenez).
RBI - I Kinsler (66), A Beltre (82), M Young 2 (52), D Murphy (50).
2-out RBI - I Kinsler, M Young 2, D Murphy.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 1, M Young 4, G Soto 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - I Kinsler (21, 2nd base off U Jimenez/C Santana).
 
 Fielding
E - E Andrus (15, field 2).
DP - 1 (I Kinsler-E Andrus-M Moreland).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Choo rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .278
J. Kipnis 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .253
A. Cabrera ss 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .270
M. Brantley dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .285
C. Santana c 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .245
C. Kotchman 1b 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 .235
E. Carrera cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .306
J. Hannahan 3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .226
    B. Lillibridge ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .182
J. Donald lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .206
 Totals 31 3 5 3 1 4 10 0 11  
 Batting
2B - S Choo (36, R Dempster); C Santana (23, K Uehara).
HR - C Kotchman (12, 9th inning off K Uehara 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Santana (57), C Kotchman 2 (47).
2-out RBI - C Santana.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kipnis 1, E Carrera 1.
GIDP - J Kipnis.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - M Brantley (9, 2nd base by R Dempster/G Soto).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Dempster (W, 4-1) 6.0 2 1 0 3 7 0 1.37 4.58  
M. Kirkman 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.10 3.60  
K. Uehara 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 0.82 2.59  
J. Nathan (S, 28) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.97 2.45  
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
U. Jimenez (L, 9-14) 5.2 8 4 4 3 7 0 1.64 5.61  
E. Rogers 1.1 2 1 1 0 3 0 1.08 2.43  
C. Allen 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.22 1.83  
WP - U Jimenez.
HBP - E Carrera (by M Kirkman).
Pitches-strikes - R Dempster 104-68; M Kirkman 29-20; K Uehara 11-7; J Nathan 11-8; U Jimenez 117-72; E Rogers 26-18; C Allen 23-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Dempster 8-4; M Kirkman 2-1; K Uehara 0-2; J Nathan 1-0; U Jimenez 9-4; E Rogers 2-1; C Allen 2-3.
Batters faced - R Dempster 23; M Kirkman 8; K Uehara 3; J Nathan 2; U Jimenez 28; E Rogers 6; C Allen 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Chris Guccione. 2B--D.J. Reyburn. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 1, 2012 4:01 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
A. Beltre Adrian Beltre
4-5
1 RBI
 Cleveland
C. Kotchman Casey Kotchman
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI