Texas 3, Seattle 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(90-62)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 10 0
Seattle 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 9 1
WP: R. Dempster (7-2) S: J. Nathan (35)
LP: J. Vargas (14-11)
(72-81)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Texas
- M. Napoli homered to deep left center
- G. Soto homered to deep left, D. Murphy scored
Bot 7th: Seattle
- E. Thames homered to deep right
- B. Ryan homered to deep left
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .261
E. Andrus ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .289
M. Young 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .276
    M. Moreland 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .276
A. Beltre 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .313
N. Cruz rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .259
M. Napoli dh 3 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 .232
D. Murphy lf 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .314
G. Soto c 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 4 .214
C. Gentry cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .309
 Totals 36 3 10 3 2 2 5 1 20  
 Batting
2B - I Kinsler (41, J Vargas).
3B - C Gentry (3, S Kelley).
HR - M Napoli (20, 4th inning off J Vargas 0 on, 1 Out), G Soto (5, 4th inning off J Vargas 1 on, 1 Out).
S - E Andrus.
RBI - M Napoli (46), G Soto 2 (24).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 2, M Moreland 1, A Beltre 1, C Gentry 1.
GIDP - N Cruz.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - C Gentry (13, 2nd base off J Vargas/J Jaso).
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Saunders lf 5 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 .251
F. Gutierrez cf 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .258
K. Seager 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258
J. Jaso c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .273
J. Smoak 1b 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .209
E. Thames rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 4 .235
L. Jimenez dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .059
C. Triunfel 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .182
    M. Carp ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .215
B. Ryan ss 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .193
 Totals 36 2 9 2 2 2 12 0 13  
 Batting
HR - E Thames (9, 7th inning off R Dempster 0 on, 0 Out), B Ryan (3, 7th inning off R Dempster 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - E Thames (25), B Ryan (30).
2-out RBI - B Ryan.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Gutierrez 2, L Jimenez 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - B Ryan (9, throw).
DP - 1 (B Ryan-C Triunfel-J Smoak).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Dempster (W, 7-2) 6.2 6 2 2 1 8 2 1.34 4.48  
R. Ross (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.15 1.74  
M. Adams (H, 27) 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 1.36 2.84  
J. Nathan (S, 35) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.03 2.69  
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Vargas (L, 14-11) 6.0 8 3 3 2 3 2 1.19 3.94  
C. Capps 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.48 3.54  
S. Kelley 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.29 3.16  
L. Luetge 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.45 3.54  
WP - J Nathan.
IBB - J Smoak (by M Adams).
Pitches-strikes - R Dempster 115-79; R Ross 6-3; M Adams 24-14; J Nathan 11-10; J Vargas 106-68; C Capps 30-20; S Kelley 13-7; L Luetge 9-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Dempster 8-8; R Ross 0-0; M Adams 3-1; J Nathan 0-2; J Vargas 12-10; C Capps 3-1; S Kelley 0-1; L Luetge 0-1.
Batters faced - R Dempster 27; R Ross 1; M Adams 6; J Nathan 4; J Vargas 28; C Capps 7; S Kelley 3; L Luetge 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Kerwin Danley. 1B--John Tumpane. 2B--Dana DeMuth. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Weather: 60 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, Sep 24, 2012 3:17 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
G. Soto Geovany Soto
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Seattle
B. Ryan Brendan Ryan
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI