5-8
0 - 1
6-6

Game Story

Martin Perez kept his pitches low in the zone and got plenty of help from the Texas defense. Perez threw eight scoreless innings with the benefit of four double-play grounders, plus two runners thrown out trying to steal a base, and the Rangers got a series-clinching 1-0 victory over the Houston...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hou 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Tex 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 X 1 5 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 6th: Texas
Donnie MurphyDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left center,
Josh WilsonDFP
scored
HOU 0 - TEX 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .235
José AltuveDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Jesús GuzmánDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269
Chris CarterDFP
DH
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .150
Matt DomínguezDFP
3B
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .190
L.J. HoesDFP
RF
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .267
Robbie GrossmanDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .136
Carlos CorporánDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167
Jonathan VillarDFP
SS
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .171
Totals 26 0 5 0 0 3 2 0 7
Batting
GIDP - J Guzman, R Grossman, C Corporan, J Villar
Team LOB - 2
Running
CS - M Dominguez (1, 2nd base by M Perez/R Chirinos), J Villar (1, 2nd base by M Perez/R Chirinos)

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Shin-soo ChooDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .302
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .298
Donnie MurphyDFP
2B
1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .231
Álex RíosDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .283
Prince FielderDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .149
Kevin KouzmanoffDFP
3B
3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .417
Michael ChoiceDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .176
Robinson ChirinosDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .158
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .282
Josh WilsonDFP
2B-SS
3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Totals 28 1 5 1 0 0 8 0 9
Batting
2B - K Kouzmanoff (1, B Oberholtzer)
SF - D Murphy
RBI - D Murphy (4)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Martin 2
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
DP - 4 (J Wilson-E Andrus-P Fielder, D Murphy-P Fielder-J Wilson, J Wilson-D Murphy-P Fielder, J Wilson-P Fielder)

Pitching

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brett OberholtzerDFP
(L, 0-3)
7.0 5 1 1 0 7 0 0.94 3.50
Jérome WilliamsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.86 7.71

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Martín PérezDFP
(W, 2-0)
8.0 5 0 0 3 2 0 1.30 2.70
Alexi OgandoDFP
(SV, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 5.14
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - B Oberholtzer 89-57; J Williams 13-9; M Perez 107-65; A Ogando 12-7
Ground balls-fly balls - B Oberholtzer 8-7; J Williams 1-0; M Perez 12-5; A Ogando 1-2
Batters faced - B Oberholtzer 26; J Williams 3; M Perez 26; A Ogando 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:15.
Umpires: HP--Alan Porter. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Rob Drake.
Weather: 69 degrees, Rain.
Wind: 5 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 38,698.