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Game Story

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- The Texas Rangers know they have their work cut out for themselves if they want to wrestle the AL West title away from the defending division champion Oakland Athletics. And the Los Angeles Angels aren't making it any easier for them.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tex 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 9 4
LAA 3 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 X 8 12 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Texas
Adrián Béltre singled to center, Elvis Andrus scored, Ian Kinsler to second
TEX 1 - LAA 0
Bottom 1st: LA Angels
Mike Trout safe at first on third baseman Adrián Béltre's fielding error, J.B. Shuck scored
TEX 1 - LAA 1
Mark Trumbo homered to deep center, Mike Trout scored
TEX 1 - LAA 3
Top 2nd: Texas
Jurickson Profar singled to shallow right, Leonys Martín scored
TEX 2 - LAA 3
Bottom 2nd: LA Angels
Grant Green hit sacrifice fly to center, Luis Jiménez scored
TEX 2 - LAA 4
Bottom 3rd: LA Angels
Chris Iannetta singled to left, Erick Aybar scored, Josh Hamilton to second
TEX 2 - LAA 5
Bottom 6th: LA Angels
Grant Green doubled to shallow left, Josh Hamilton and Chris Iannetta scored
TEX 2 - LAA 7
J.B. Shuck doubled to right center, Grant Green scored
TEX 2 - LAA 8
Top 9th: Texas
A.J. Pierzynski homered to deep right
TEX 3 - LAA 8

Pitching Details

Batting

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jurickson Profar2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 .240
Elvis AndrusSS 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .266
Ian KinslerDH 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273
Adrián Béltre3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .319
Adam Rosales3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
A.J. PierzynskiC 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .281
Álex RíosRF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .279
Jim AdduciPH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429
Mitch Moreland1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .241
David MurphyLF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .221
Engel BeltrePH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
Leonys MartínCF 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 1 .265
Totals 35 3 9 3 1 1 6 3 13
Batting
2B - E Andrus (17, C Rasmus)
HR - A Pierzynski (17, 9th inning off C Rasmus 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Profar (25), A Beltre (84), A Pierzynski (61)
2-out RBI - J Profar
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 1, I Kinsler 1, A Beltre 1, A Rios 1, L Martin 1
GIDP - A Beltre, A Rios
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - J Profar (2, 2nd base off G Richards/C Iannetta), L Martin 2 (32, 2nd base off G Richards/C Iannetta, 2nd base off G Richards/C Iannetta)
Fielding
E - E Andrus (13, field); A Beltre (13, field); A Pierzynski (1, field); D Holland (2, throw)
Outfield assists - D Murphy

LA Angels

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
J.B. ShuckLF 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .297
Erick AybarSS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .272
Mike TroutCF 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 .338
Mark Trumbo1B 5 1 2 2 1 0 1 1 3 .235
Josh HamiltonDH 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .239
Chris IannettaC 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .217
Collin CowgillRF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .286
Kole CalhounPH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .263
Luis Jiménez3B 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .260
Andrew Romine3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .244
Grant Green2B 3 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Totals 33 8 12 8 1 3 5 2 18
Batting
2B - J Shuck (18, D Holland); E Aybar (27, D Holland); L Jimenez (6, D Holland); G Green (5, D Holland)
HR - M Trumbo (31, 1st inning off D Holland 1 on, 1 Out)
S - E Aybar, C Cowgill
SF - G Green
RBI - J Shuck (38), M Trout (84), M Trumbo 2 (89), C Iannetta (33), G Green 3 (11)
2-out RBI - J Shuck, C Iannetta, G Green 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Aybar 1, M Trumbo 1, C Cowgill 1, A Romine 2
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - M Trout (32, 3rd base off J Soria/A Pierzynski), M Trumbo (5, 2nd base off J Soria/A Pierzynski)
CS - L Jimenez (2, 2nd base by D Holland/A Pierzynski)
Fielding
E - L Jimenez (4, throw)
DP - 2 (L Jimenez-G Green-M Trumbo, G Green-E Aybar-M Trumbo)

Pitching

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Derek Holland(L, 9-8) 5.2 9 8 6 1 4 1 1.28 3.26
Jason Frasor 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.03 2.59
Joakim Soria 1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 1.25 2.81
Neftali Feliz 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.90 0.00

LA Angels

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Garrett Richards(W, 6-6) 7.0 6 2 1 1 5 0 1.30 3.90
Cory Rasmus 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 1.70 4.70
Michael Kohn 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.15 3.21
Pitching
WP - M Kohn
IBB - C Iannetta (by J Soria)
HBP - L Jimenez (by D Holland)
Pitches-strikes - D Holland 103-64; J Frasor 6-5; J Soria 28-15; N Feliz 23-15; G Richards 110-69; C Rasmus 15-10; M Kohn 10-8
Ground balls-fly balls - D Holland 12-3; J Frasor 0-1; J Soria 1-1; N Feliz 2-2; G Richards 15-2; C Rasmus 2-3; M Kohn 0-2
Batters faced - D Holland 28; J Frasor 1; J Soria 6; N Feliz 5; G Richards 27; C Rasmus 6; M Kohn 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:10.
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Jordan Baker. 3B--Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 87 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 40,558.