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Game Story

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- It took only one pitch Tuesday night for the Texas Rangers to take the lead in a game for the first time in more than a week.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tex 1 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 7 10 1
TB 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Texas
Ian KinslerDFP
homered to left
TEX 1 - TB 0
Top 3rd: Texas
Ian KinslerDFP
singled to shallow center,
Mitch MorelandDFP
and
Leonys MartínDFP
scored
TEX 3 - TB 0
Elvis AndrusDFP
homered to deep left,
Ian KinslerDFP
scored
TEX 5 - TB 0
Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
José LobatónDFP
homered to deep right
TEX 5 - TB 1
Top 5th: Texas
Elvis AndrusDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Leonys MartínDFP
scored
TEX 6 - TB 1
Top 9th: Texas
Leonys MartínDFP
homered to deep right
TEX 7 - TB 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
5 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 .274
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
3 1 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 .269
Álex RíosDFP
RF
5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .280
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .318
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
Lance BerkmanDFP
DH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
Jeff BakerDFP
PH-DH
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .274
Jim AdduciDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .348
Craig GentryDFP
PH-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .246
Mitch MorelandDFP
1B
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .234
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
4 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .263
Totals 36 7 10 7 3 2 5 0 9
Batting
2B - M Moreland (23, A Torres); L Martin 2 (18, J Hellickson, W Wright)
HR - I Kinsler (12, 1st inning off J Hellickson 0 on, 0 Out), E Andrus (3, 3rd inning off J Hellickson 1 on, 0 Out), L Martin (8, 9th inning off C Ramos 0 on, 1 Out)
SF - E Andrus
RBI - I Kinsler 3 (66), E Andrus 3 (61), L Martin (39)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rios 1
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - E Andrus (14, throw)
DP - 1 (M Moreland-E Andrus)

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ben ZobristDFP
2B-SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
Wil MyersDFP
RF
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .301
James LoneyDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .300
Evan LongoriaDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .266
Matt JoyceDFP
DH
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .240
Delmon YoungDFP
PH-DH
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222
Desmond JenningsDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
David DeJesúsDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Seán RodríguezDFP
PH-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
José LobatónDFP
C
2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .257
Kelly JohnsonDFP
PH-2B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
Yunel EscobarDFP
SS
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .263
Luke ScottDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
Chris GiménezDFP
C
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
Totals 31 1 4 1 1 1 7 0 10
Batting
2B - W Myers (18, J Soria)
HR - J Lobaton (7, 3rd inning off A Ogando 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Lobaton (30)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Loney 2, E Longoria 1
GIDP - J Lobaton
Team LOB - 4

Pitching

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Alexi OgandoDFP
(W, 7-4)
5.0 2 1 1 1 4 1 1.20 3.15
Joakim SoriaDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.29 3.26
Neal CottsDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.99 1.09
Tanner ScheppersDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.10 2.01
Joe NathanDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.94 1.43

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy HellicksonDFP
(L, 11-9)
2.2 4 5 5 1 1 2 1.35 5.23
Wesley WrightDFP
1.1 1 1 1 0 2 0 1.37 3.83
Brandon GómesDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.19 6.75
Álex TorresDFP
1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.86 1.55
Roberto HernándezDFP
0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.33 4.87
César RamosDFP
1.1 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.37 4.45
Josh LuekeDFP
0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.58 5.40
Pitching
WP - A Ogando
Pitches-strikes - A Ogando 69-40; J Soria 17-10; N Cotts 18-10; T Scheppers 9-6; J Nathan 11-7; J Hellickson 40-24; W Wright 25-17; B Gomes 18-12; A Torres 12-9; R Hernandez 22-15; C Ramos 23-14; J Lueke 8-5
Ground balls-fly balls - A Ogando 7-5; J Soria 1-2; N Cotts 1-2; T Scheppers 1-0; J Nathan 0-2; J Hellickson 3-5; W Wright 3-0; B Gomes 0-3; A Torres 3-0; R Hernandez 3-0; C Ramos 0-2; J Lueke 2-1
Batters faced - A Ogando 18; J Soria 4; N Cotts 3; T Scheppers 3; J Nathan 4; J Hellickson 13; W Wright 5; B Gomes 4; A Torres 5; R Hernandez 4; C Ramos 5; J Lueke 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:55.
Umpires: HP--Manny Gonzalez. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Tony Randazzo. 3B--Larry Vanover.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 10,786.