15-9
6 - 3
9-14

Game Story

After three more years in the minors and another lost season to Tommy John surgery, Aaron Poreda wondered if he would ever get a chance to win another major league game. Poreda pitched two scoreless innings to get the win when the Texas Rangers held off the Seattle Mariners for a 6-3 victory...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tex 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 2 6 11 1
Sea 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Seattle
Michael SaundersDFP
homered to deep right center
TEX 0 - SEA 1
Bottom 2nd: Seattle
Kyle SeagerDFP
homered to deep right
TEX 0 - SEA 2
Bottom 4th: Seattle
Mike ZuninoDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Kyle SeagerDFP
scored,
Justin SmoakDFP
to third
TEX 0 - SEA 3
Top 5th: Texas
Robinson ChirinosDFP
walked,
Mitch MorelandDFP
scored,
Donnie MurphyDFP
to third,
Leonys MartínDFP
to second
TEX 1 - SEA 3
Michael ChoiceDFP
singled to shallow left,
Donnie MurphyDFP
scored,
Leonys MartínDFP
to third,
Robinson ChirinosDFP
to second
TEX 2 - SEA 3
Elvis AndrusDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Leonys MartínDFP
scored,
Robinson ChirinosDFP
to third
TEX 3 - SEA 3
Top 8th: Texas
Mitch MorelandDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Prince FielderDFP
scored
TEX 4 - SEA 3
Top 9th: Texas
Leonys MartínDFP
scored on wild pitch
TEX 5 - SEA 3
Prince FielderDFP
singled to shallow center,
Elvis AndrusDFP
scored
TEX 6 - SEA 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael ChoiceDFP
LF
5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .214
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .264
Prince FielderDFP
DH
4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .216
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 .297
Álex RíosDFP
RF
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 .323
Mitch MorelandDFP
1B
3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .263
Donnie MurphyDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .232
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
4 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .312
Robinson ChirinosDFP
C
2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .217
Totals 34 6 11 5 0 3 6 1 15
Batting
2B - E Andrus (5, J Beimel)
S - R Chirinos
SF - E Andrus, M Moreland
RBI - M Choice (7), E Andrus (5), P Fielder (8), M Moreland (8), R Chirinos (7)
2-out RBI - P Fielder
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Beltre 2, A Rios 1, L Martin 2
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - A Rios (5, 2nd base off F Hernandez/M Zunino)
Fielding
E - E Andrus (5, field)

Seattle

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael SaundersDFP
RF
3 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .189
Stefen RomeroDFP
PH-RF
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
Abraham AlmonteDFP
CF
5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .204
Robinson CanóDFP
2B
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 .292
Corey HartDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .246
Kyle SeagerDFP
3B
4 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 3 .213
Justin SmoakDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 .241
Dustin AckleyDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .227
Mike ZuninoDFP
C
2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .235
Brad MillerDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .174
Totals 32 3 6 3 2 4 12 1 15
Batting
HR - M Saunders (1, 1st inning off C Lewis 0 on, 0 Out), K Seager (3, 2nd inning off C Lewis 0 on, 0 Out)
SF - M Zunino
RBI - M Saunders (3), K Seager (9), M Zunino (10)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Saunders 1, K Seager 2
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - R Cano (1, 2nd base off C Lewis/R Chirinos)
Fielding
DP - 1 (R Cano-J Smoak)

Pitching

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Colby LewisDFP
5.0 5 3 3 3 6 2 1.47 4.60
Aaron PoredaDFP
(W, 1-0)
2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.50 0.00
Neal CottsDFP
(HLD, 2)
0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.62 7.27
Alexi OgandoDFP
(HLD, 5)
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.29 4.63
Joakim SoriaDFP
(SV, 6)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.70 3.60

Seattle

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Félix HernándezDFP
6.0 5 3 3 3 4 0 0.90 2.40
Tom WilhelmsenDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.65 4.35
Charlie FurbushDFP
(L, 0-2)
0.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.71 6.43
Yoervis MedinaDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.41 3.18
Joe BeimelDFP
0.2 4 2 2 0 0 0 1.50 3.60
Danny FarquharDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.27 1.64
Pitching
WP - J Beimel
IBB - C Hart (by A Poreda)
HBP - M Zunino (by C Lewis); P Fielder (by C Furbush)
Pitches-strikes - C Lewis 91-55; A Poreda 20-12; N Cotts 10-6; A Ogando 6-4; J Soria 13-8; F Hernandez 107-66; T Wilhelmsen 18-13; C Furbush 3-1; Y Medina 11-5; J Beimel 13-9; D Farquhar 3-2
Ground balls-fly balls - C Lewis 3-7; A Poreda 2-0; N Cotts 0-0; A Ogando 0-0; J Soria 1-1; F Hernandez 10-2; T Wilhelmsen 1-0; C Furbush 0-0; Y Medina 2-1; J Beimel 3-0; D Farquhar 1-0
Batters faced - C Lewis 24; A Poreda 8; N Cotts 2; A Ogando 1; J Soria 3; F Hernandez 25; T Wilhelmsen 4; C Furbush 1; Y Medina 4; J Beimel 6; D Farquhar 1
Game Details
Game Time: 3:13.
Umpires: HP--Mike Estabrook. 1B--Gabe Morales. 2B--Mike DiMuro. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Weather: 56 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 30,038.