66-50
9 - 5
37-77

Game Story

HOUSTON (AP) -- The Texas Rangers got hits from seven of their nine starters on Friday night, to the delight of manager Ron Washington.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tex 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 4 2 9 12 0
Hou 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 5 9 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Houston
Jason Castro homered to deep right
TEX 0 - HOU 1
Top 4th: Texas
Jeff Baker hit sacrifice fly to deep center, Ian Kinsler scored, Adrián Béltre to third
TEX 1 - HOU 1
Craig Gentry sacrificed to pitcher, Adrián Béltre scored, A.J. Pierzynski to second
TEX 2 - HOU 1
Bottom 4th: Houston
José Altuve doubled to third, L.J. Hoes scored
TEX 2 - HOU 2
Jason Castro doubled to left, José Altuve scored
TEX 2 - HOU 3
Bottom 5th: Houston
Brandon Barnes homered to deep center
TEX 2 - HOU 4
Top 7th: Texas
Jurickson Profar singled to shallow center, Joey Butler scored
TEX 3 - HOU 4
Top 8th: Texas
Adrián Béltre singled to shallow center, Ian Kinsler scored
TEX 4 - HOU 4
Jurickson Profar walked, Adrián Béltre scored, David Murphy to third, Joey Butler to second
TEX 5 - HOU 4
Leonys Martín doubled to right, David Murphy and Joey Butler scored, Jurickson Profar to third
TEX 7 - HOU 4
Top 9th: Texas
A.J. Pierzynski grounded out to pitcher, Ian Kinsler scored, Adrián Béltre to second
TEX 8 - HOU 4
David Murphy doubled to deep left, Adrián Béltre scored, Mitch Moreland to third
TEX 9 - HOU 4
Bottom 9th: Houston
José Altuve singled to shallow center, L.J. Hoes scored
TEX 9 - HOU 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Leonys MartínRF-CF 5 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 .278
Elvis AndrusSS 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .261
Ian Kinsler2B 3 3 2 0 0 2 0 1 1 .273
Adrián BéltreDH 4 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 2 .321
A.J. PierzynskiC 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .275
Jeff Baker1B 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 .304
Mitch MorelandPH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .247
Craig GentryCF 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .245
David MurphyPH-LF 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .226
Joey ButlerLF 3 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .500
Engel BeltreRF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278
Jurickson Profar3B 4 0 1 2 0 1 2 0 3 .249
Totals 36 9 12 9 0 7 7 1 19
Batting
2B - L Martin (13, W Wright); I Kinsler (20, J De Leon); D Murphy (21, J De Leon); J Butler 2 (2, E Bedard 2)
S - C Gentry
SF - J Baker
RBI - L Martin 2 (26), A Beltre (71), A Pierzynski (45), J Baker (17), C Gentry (13), D Murphy (37), J Profar 2 (17)
2-out RBI - L Martin 2, J Profar
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 3, J Baker 1, J Butler 1, J Profar 2
GIDP - C Gentry
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - I Kinsler (8, 2nd base off J Zeid/J Castro)

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Robbie GrossmanLF-CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .257
L.J. HoesRF 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .265
José Altuve2B 5 1 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 .283
Jason CastroC 4 1 2 2 1 1 2 0 2 .270
Chris CarterDH 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .209
Brett Wallace1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .227
Matt Domínguez3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .230
Brandon BarnesCF 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .242
Marc KraussPH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .174
Jake ElmoreSS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Totals 36 5 9 5 2 3 12 0 16
Batting
2B - L Hoes (2, M Garza); J Altuve (17, M Garza); J Castro (31, M Garza)
HR - J Castro (14, 2nd inning off M Garza 0 on, 0 Out), B Barnes (6, 5th inning off M Garza 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Altuve 2 (39), J Castro 2 (44), B Barnes (25)
2-out RBI - J Altuve
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Hoes 1, M Dominguez 1, M Krauss 2
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
DP - 1 (J Altuve-J Elmore-B Wallace)

Pitching

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Matt Garza(W, 2-1) 7.0 7 4 4 1 8 2 1.02 3.38
Tanner Scheppers(HLD, 20) 0.2 0 0 0 2 2 0 1.13 1.70
Neal Cotts(SV, 1) 1.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 0.99 0.96

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Erik Bedard 6.2 7 3 3 2 5 0 1.44 4.28
Josh Zeid(L, 0-1)(BS, 1) 0.1 1 2 2 1 0 0 1.24 6.35
Kevin Chapman 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00
Josh Fields 0.1 0 2 2 2 0 0 1.55 7.59
Wesley Wright 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.48 3.92
Jorge De León 1.1 3 2 2 1 1 0 3.00 13.50
Pitching
WP - K Chapman
IBB - D Murphy (by J Fields)
HBP - C Carter (by T Scheppers)
Pitches-strikes - M Garza 106-72; T Scheppers 28-15; N Cotts 26-19; E Bedard 108-69; J Zeid 11-5; K Chapman 7-4; J Fields 12-3; W Wright 13-7; J De Leon 34-17
Ground balls-fly balls - M Garza 7-9; T Scheppers 0-0; N Cotts 1-2; E Bedard 9-5; J Zeid 1-0; K Chapman 0-0; J Fields 1-0; W Wright 0-0; J De Leon 2-2
Batters faced - M Garza 29; T Scheppers 5; N Cotts 6; E Bedard 28; J Zeid 3; K Chapman 1; J Fields 3; W Wright 2; J De Leon 8
Game Details
Game Time: 3:58.
Umpires: HP--Tom Hallion. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Ron Kulpa.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 23,673.