76-55
8 - 3
59-71

Game Story

SEATTLE (AP) -- When August started, Travis Blackley was a reliever on the worst team in the majors. Now he's starting for the AL West leaders.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tex 2 0 0 2 0 0 3 1 0 8 11 0
Sea 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Texas
Álex RíosDFP
singled to shallow center,
Elvis AndrusDFP
and
Adrián BéltreDFP
scored,
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
to second
TEX 2 - SEA 0
Bottom 3rd: Seattle
Brad MillerDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Justin SmoakDFP
and
Dustin AckleyDFP
scored,
Humberto QuinteroDFP
to second
TEX 2 - SEA 2
Top 4th: Texas
Jurickson ProfarDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Álex RíosDFP
scored,
Jeff BakerDFP
out at second
TEX 3 - SEA 2
Elvis AndrusDFP
singled to shallow right,
Jurickson ProfarDFP
scored,
Craig GentryDFP
to third
TEX 4 - SEA 2
Bottom 4th: Seattle
Kyle SeagerDFP
homered to deep right
TEX 4 - SEA 3
Top 7th: Texas
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
homered to deep right,
Ian KinslerDFP
and
Adrián BéltreDFP
scored
TEX 7 - SEA 3
Top 8th: Texas
Mitch MorelandDFP
homered to deep right center
TEX 8 - SEA 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Craig GentryDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .254
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
5 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 .261
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .271
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
3 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .327
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
C
5 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 2 .280
Álex RíosDFP
RF
4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .277
Jeff BakerDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .298
David MurphyDFP
LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
Mitch MorelandDFP
1B
4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .244
Jurickson ProfarDFP
DH
4 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .235
Totals 36 8 11 8 2 3 3 0 9
Batting
2B - C Gentry (10, Y Medina); I Kinsler (24, J Saunders); A Rios (24, J Saunders)
HR - A Pierzynski (15, 7th inning off J Saunders 2 on, 2 Out), M Moreland (19, 8th inning off Y Medina 0 on, 1 Out)
S - I Kinsler
RBI - E Andrus (46), A Pierzynski 3 (56), A Rios 2 (62), M Moreland (53), J Profar (22)
2-out RBI - E Andrus, A Pierzynski 3, A Rios 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 1, I Kinsler 1, J Baker 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
CS - E Andrus (6, 2nd base by J Saunders/H Quintero)
Fielding
DP - 1 (A Beltre-I Kinsler-M Moreland)

Seattle

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nick FranklinDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .232
Brad MillerDFP
SS
4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264
Franklin GutiérrezDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250
Kendrys MoralesDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281
Kyle SeagerDFP
3B
4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .275
Michael MorseDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .225
Justin SmoakDFP
1B
2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .257
Dustin AckleyDFP
CF
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .245
Humberto QuinteroDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .264
Totals 30 3 5 3 1 2 8 0 7
Batting
HR - K Seager (20, 4th inning off T Blackley 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - B Miller 2 (26), K Seager (60)
GIDP - F Gutierrez
Team LOB - 2
Running
CS - B Miller (2, 2nd base by T Blackley/A Pierzynski)

Pitching

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Travis BlackleyDFP
(W, 2-1)
6.0 5 3 3 1 4 1 1.33 4.80
Neal CottsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.96 1.24
Joakim SoriaDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.14 3.21
Tanner ScheppersDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.18 2.15

Seattle

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Joe SaundersDFP
(L, 10-13)
7.0 9 7 7 3 0 1 1.58 5.09
Yoervis MedinaDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 1.31 2.67
Oliver PérezDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.49 4.06
Pitching
IBB - A Beltre 2 (by J Saunders 2)
HBP - C Gentry (by J Saunders)
Pitches-strikes - T Blackley 71-51; N Cotts 20-10; J Soria 15-9; T Scheppers 7-5; J Saunders 107-58; Y Medina 19-12; O Perez 13-8
Ground balls-fly balls - T Blackley 8-6; N Cotts 0-0; J Soria 0-1; T Scheppers 1-0; J Saunders 16-7; Y Medina 0-3; O Perez 0-1
Batters faced - T Blackley 22; N Cotts 4; J Soria 3; T Scheppers 3; J Saunders 33; Y Medina 5; O Perez 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:40.
Umpires: HP--Todd Tichenor. 1B--CB Bucknor. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Bill Miller.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 15,995.