78-83
4 - 7
90-71

Game Story

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Joe Nathan feels like the Texas Rangers have been playing elimination games for a week.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LAA 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 9 5
Tex 1 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 X 7 10 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: LA Angels
Mike TroutDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep center,
Erick AybarDFP
scored
LAA 1 - TEX 0
Bottom 1st: Texas
Álex RíosDFP
safe at first on third baseman
Andrew RomineDFP
's fielding error,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored
LAA 1 - TEX 1
Bottom 2nd: Texas
Elvis AndrusDFP
singled to shortstop,
David MurphyDFP
to third,
Ian KinslerDFP
to second,
David MurphyDFP
scored,
Ian KinslerDFP
to third,
Elvis AndrusDFP
to second on shortstop
Erick AybarDFP
's fielding error
LAA 1 - TEX 2
Álex RíosDFP
hit sacrifice fly to center,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored,
Elvis AndrusDFP
to third
LAA 1 - TEX 3
Elvis AndrusDFP
scored on wild pitch
LAA 1 - TEX 4
Top 3rd: LA Angels
Mike TroutDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Erick AybarDFP
scored
LAA 2 - TEX 4
Top 5th: LA Angels
Collin CowgillDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Andrew RomineDFP
scored
LAA 3 - TEX 4
Howie KendrickDFP
doubled to right,
Erick AybarDFP
scored
LAA 4 - TEX 4
Bottom 5th: Texas
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
singled to left center,
Álex RíosDFP
scored,
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
to second on left fielder
Collin CowgillDFP
's fielding error
LAA 4 - TEX 5
Craig GentryDFP
reached on bunt single,
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
scored,
Mitch MorelandDFP
to second
LAA 4 - TEX 6

Pitching Details

Batting

LA Angels

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Erick AybarDFP
SS
5 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .271
Collin CowgillDFP
LF
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .233
Tommy FieldDFP
2B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
Josh HamiltonDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Mike TroutDFP
CF
1 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 1 .323
Howie KendrickDFP
DH
5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 4 .300
Mark TrumboDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .235
Kole CalhounDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281
Chris IannettaDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .225
J.B. ShuckDFP
PH-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291
Grant GreenDFP
2B
3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .250
Hank CongerDFP
PH-C
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251
Andrew RomineDFP
3B
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .257
Totals 34 4 9 4 0 4 10 0 17
Batting
2B - E Aybar 3 (33, D Holland 3); J Hamilton (32, J Nathan); H Kendrick (21, D Holland)
SF - M Trout 2
RBI - C Cowgill (8), M Trout 2 (96), H Kendrick (54)
2-out RBI - H Kendrick
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Aybar 1, H Kendrick 1, M Trumbo 1, A Romine 1
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
E - E Aybar (15, field); C Cowgill (1, field); K Calhoun (8, field); A Romine (4, field); G Richards (2, throw)

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .276
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .272
Álex RíosDFP
RF
3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .278
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
C
4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .273
Mitch MorelandDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .233
Craig GentryDFP
LF
4 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 .275
David MurphyDFP
DH
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .220
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
2 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .263
Totals 32 7 10 3 0 2 4 2 13
Batting
2B - A Rios (31, G Richards); C Gentry (12, G Richards)
S - E Andrus, L Martin 2
SF - A Rios
RBI - A Rios (80), A Pierzynski (70), C Gentry (20)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 2, M Moreland 1, L Martin 2
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - C Gentry (22, 2nd base off R Coello/C Iannetta), L Martin (36, 2nd base off T Hanson/H Conger)

Pitching

LA Angels

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Garrett RichardsDFP
(L, 7-8)
4.1 6 6 3 1 2 0 1.34 4.16
Buddy BoshersDFP
0.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.37 4.70
Robert CoelloDFP
0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.29 3.71
Tommy HansonDFP
3.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.55 5.42

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Derek HollandDFP
4.2 8 4 4 0 4 0 1.29 3.42
Joakim SoriaDFP
(W, 1-0)
1.1 0 0 0 2 2 0 1.37 3.86
Robbie Ross Jr.DFP
(HLD, 15)
1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.32 3.08
Tanner ScheppersDFP
(HLD, 26)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.07 1.93
Joe NathanDFP
(SV, 43)
1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0.91 1.41
Pitching
WP - G Richards 2
Pitches-strikes - G Richards 76-51; B Boshers 4-2; R Coello 14-9; T Hanson 41-29; D Holland 79-53; J Soria 38-25; R Ross 15-10; T Scheppers 7-5; J Nathan 24-15
Ground balls-fly balls - G Richards 7-2; B Boshers 1-0; R Coello 0-1; T Hanson 1-6; D Holland 7-4; J Soria 2-0; R Ross 0-1; T Scheppers 2-1; J Nathan 1-0
Batters faced - G Richards 22; B Boshers 2; R Coello 3; T Hanson 11; D Holland 22; J Soria 6; R Ross 4; T Scheppers 3; J Nathan 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:18.
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Mike DiMuro.
Weather: 79 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 38,635.