51-108
3 - 7
87-71

Game Story

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- The Texas Rangers keep winning, giving themselves a chance to reach the playoffs for the fourth season in a row.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hou 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 2
Tex 0 0 1 5 0 1 0 0 X 7 7 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 3rd: Texas
Elvis AndrusDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Craig GentryDFP
scored,
Ian KinslerDFP
out at second
HOU 0 - TEX 1
Top 4th: Houston
Chris CarterDFP
singled to right center,
José AltuveDFP
scored
HOU 1 - TEX 1
Brandon LairdDFP
homered to deep center,
Chris CarterDFP
scored
HOU 3 - TEX 1
Bottom 4th: Texas
Leonys MartínDFP
doubled to right,
Jeff BakerDFP
,
Mitch MorelandDFP
and
Craig GentryDFP
scored
HOU 3 - TEX 4
Ian KinslerDFP
singled to center,
Leonys MartínDFP
scored
HOU 3 - TEX 5
Álex RíosDFP
singled to shallow center,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored,
Elvis AndrusDFP
to third
HOU 3 - TEX 6
Bottom 6th: Texas
Ian KinslerDFP
homered to deep left
HOU 3 - TEX 7

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jonathan VillarDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .249
José AltuveDFP
2B
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .245
Chris CarterDFP
1B
4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .226
J.D. MartínezDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .251
Trevor CroweDFP
PH-LF
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .231
Brandon LairdDFP
DH
4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 3 .188
L.J. HoesDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .277
Cody ClarkDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .105
Jimmy ParedesDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .197
Brandon BarnesDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .241
Marc KraussDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .217
Totals 35 3 8 3 1 2 12 0 15
Batting
2B - J Altuve (31, M Perez)
HR - B Laird (5, 4th inning off M Perez 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - C Carter (81), B Laird 2 (11)
2-out RBI - B Laird 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Villar 1, M Dominguez 1, B Laird 1, L Hoes 1
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
E - J Villar (15, throw); C Clark (1, field)

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
4 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 .276
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
5 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .271
Álex RíosDFP
RF
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .279
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .317
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .271
Jeff BakerDFP
DH
2 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .283
David MurphyDFP
PH-DH
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
Mitch MorelandDFP
1B
2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .233
Craig GentryDFP
LF
3 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 .263
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
4 1 1 3 0 0 2 0 1 .260
Totals 32 7 7 7 1 4 6 2 10
Batting
2B - A Beltre (31, R Cruz); L Martin (20, D Keuchel)
HR - I Kinsler (13, 6th inning off D Keuchel 0 on, 2 Out)
RBI - I Kinsler 2 (70), E Andrus (67), A Rios (77), L Martin 3 (47)
2-out RBI - I Kinsler 2, A Rios, L Martin 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rios 1, A Beltre 1, C Gentry 2
Reached via catcher's interference - D Murphy
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - E Andrus (41, 2nd base off D Keuchel/C Clark), C Gentry (20, 2nd base off D Keuchel/C Clark)
Fielding
E - M Perez (1, throw)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Dallas KeuchelDFP
(L, 6-10)
5.2 6 7 6 3 5 1 1.54 5.15
Rhiner CruzDFP
1.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.72 3.54
Jorge De LeónDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.86 5.59

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Martín PérezDFP
(W, 10-5)
7.0 6 3 3 1 8 1 1.34 3.55
Jason FrasorDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.13 2.64
Joakim SoriaDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.36 4.09
Pitching
WP - D Keuchel, R Cruz, M Perez, J Soria
HBP - C Gentry (by D Keuchel)
Pitches-strikes - D Keuchel 97-56; R Cruz 35-23; J De Leon 7-5; M Perez 100-64; J Frasor 24-13; J Soria 16-11
Ground balls-fly balls - D Keuchel 12-1; R Cruz 2-1; J De Leon 1-2; M Perez 11-5; J Frasor 3-0; J Soria 1-0
Batters faced - D Keuchel 28; R Cruz 7; J De Leon 3; M Perez 28; J Frasor 5; J Soria 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:42.
Umpires: HP--Chris Conroy. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Paul Emmel.
Weather: 89 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 5 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 43,207.