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W:T.Scheppers(2-0) L:E.Frieri(0-1) S:J.Nathan (6)
HR: TEX- A.Pierzynski (4) ANA- None



Texas Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Jim Reynolds; First, James Hoye; Second, John Hirschbeck; Third, Bob Davidson;
- Ian Kinsler singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Elvis Andrus due up.
- Elvis Andrus singled to left. On the play, Ian Kinsler advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Lance Berkman due up.
- Lance Berkman grounded into a fielder`s choice, first to short, Elvis Andrus out at second. Ian Kinsler scored on Joe Blanton`s fielding error. Runner on first with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.
- Adrian Beltre flied out to right. Runner on first with two out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
- A.J. Pierzynski grounded out second to first to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 1st
- Peter Bourjos flied out to center. None on with one out and Mike Trout due up.
- Mike Trout grounded out second to first. None on with two out and Albert Pujols due up.
- Albert Pujols struck out swinging to end the inning.

Texas Top 2nd
- Nelson Cruz grounded out short to first. None on with one out and David Murphy due up.
- David Murphy singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Mitch Moreland due up.
- Mitch Moreland singled to left. On the play, David Murphy advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Leonys Martin due up.
- Leonys Martin single to left scored David Murphy. On the play, Mitch Moreland advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Ian Kinsler due up.
- Ian Kinsler grounded into a double play, third to first. On the play, Mitch Moreland out at third to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 2nd
- Mark Trumbo grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Josh Hamilton due up.
- Josh Hamilton singled to pitcher. Runner on first with one out and Howie Kendrick due up.
- Howie Kendrick walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Brendan Harris due up.
- Brendan Harris flied out to center. Runners on first and second with two out and Chris Iannetta due up.
- Chris Iannetta struck out swinging to end the inning.

Texas Top 3rd
- Elvis Andrus singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Lance Berkman due up.
- Lance Berkman flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.
- Adrian Beltre singled to right. On the play, Elvis Andrus advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
- A.J. Pierzynski flied out to left. On the play, Elvis Andrus advances to third. Runners on first and third with two out and Nelson Cruz due up.
- Nelson Cruz walked. Bases loaded with two out and David Murphy due up.
- David Murphy grounded out second to first to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 3rd
- Luis Jimenez flied out to center. None on with one out and Peter Bourjos due up.
- Peter Bourjos walked. Runner on first with one out and Mike Trout due up.
- Mike Trout walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Albert Pujols due up.
- Albert Pujols grounded into a double play, third to second to first. On the play, Mike Trout out at second to end the inning.

Texas Top 4th
- Mitch Moreland singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Leonys Martin due up.
- Leonys Martin grounded into a double play, short to first. On the play, Mitch Moreland out at second. None on with two out and Ian Kinsler due up.
- Ian Kinsler grounded out third to first to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 4th
- Mark Trumbo walked. Runner on first with none out and Josh Hamilton due up.
- Josh Hamilton singled to center. On the play, Mark Trumbo advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Howie Kendrick due up.
- Howie Kendrick double to center scored Mark Trumbo and Josh Hamilton. Runner on second with none out and Brendan Harris due up.
- Howie Kendrick advances to third on a wild pitch. Runner on third with none out and Brendan Harris at the plate.
- Brendan Harris grounded out second to first. Runner on third with one out and Chris Iannetta due up.
- Chris Iannetta sacrifice fly to left scored Howie Kendrick. None on with two out and Luis Jimenez due up.
- Luis Jimenez struck out swinging to end the inning.

Texas Top 5th
- Elvis Andrus grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Lance Berkman due up.
- Lance Berkman grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two out and Adrian Beltre due up.
- Adrian Beltre doubled to left. Runner on second with two out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
- A.J. Pierzynski grounded out short to first to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 5th
- Peter Bourjos grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Mike Trout due up.
- Mike Trout struck out swinging. None on with two out and Albert Pujols due up.
- Albert Pujols struck out swinging to end the inning.

Texas Top 6th
- Nelson Cruz lined out to third. None on with one out and David Murphy due up.
- David Murphy doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Mitch Moreland due up.
- Mitch Moreland double to center scored David Murphy. Runner on second with one out and Leonys Martin due up.
- Leonys Martin grounded out to first. On the play, Mitch Moreland advances to third. Runner on third with two out and Ian Kinsler due up.
- Ian Kinsler flied out to center to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 6th
- Mark Trumbo struck out swinging. None on with one out and Josh Hamilton due up.
- Josh Hamilton singled to short. Runner on first with one out and Howie Kendrick due up.
- Howie Kendrick singled to center. On the play, Josh Hamilton advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Brendan Harris due up.
- Brendan Harris struck out swinging. Runners on first and second with two out and Chris Iannetta due up.
- Chris Iannetta double to left scored Josh Hamilton. On the play, Howie Kendrick advances to third. Runners on second and third with two out and Luis Jimenez due up.
- Jason Frasor enters the game with runners on second and third and two out.
- Luis Jimenez single to left scored Howie Kendrick and Chris Iannetta. Runner advances to second on the throw with two out and Peter Bourjos due up.
- Peter Bourjos walked. Runners on first and second with two out and Mike Trout due up.
- Peter Bourjos advances to second on a wild pitch. Luis Jimenez advances to third on a wild pitch. Runners on second and third with two out and Mike Trout at the plate.
- Mike Trout lined out to second to end the inning.

Texas Top 7th
- Andrew Romine replaces shortstop Brendan Harris, batting 7th, playing shortstop.
- Elvis Andrus singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Lance Berkman due up.
- Michael Roth starts the inning for the Angels.
- Lance Berkman singled to right. On the play, Elvis Andrus advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Adrian Beltre due up.
- Dane De La Rosa enters with runners on first and second and none out.
- Adrian Beltre walked. Bases loaded with none out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
- A.J. Pierzynski single to left scored Elvis Andrus. On the play, Adrian Beltre advances to second and Lance Berkman advances to third. Bases loaded with none out and Nelson Cruz due up.
- Nelson Cruz ground into a fielder`s choice, short to second scored Lance Berkman. A.J. Pierzynski out at second. Adrian Beltre advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and David Murphy due up.
- Scott Downs enters the game with runners on first and third and one out.
- Jeff Baker is Pinch-hitting for David Murphy.
- Pinch-Hitter Jeff Baker reached first on Scott Downs`s fielding error which scored Adrian Beltre. On the play, Nelson Cruz advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Mitch Moreland due up.
- Mitch Moreland grounded into a double play, pitcher to short to first. On the play, Jeff Baker out at second to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 7th
- Tanner Scheppers starts the inning for the Rangers.
- Jeff Baker remains in the game as the left fielder.
- Albert Pujols struck out swinging. None on with one out and Mark Trumbo due up.
- Mark Trumbo grounded out short to first. None on with two out and Josh Hamilton due up.
- Josh Hamilton singled to center. Runner on first with two out and Howie Kendrick due up.
- Howie Kendrick lined out to second to end the inning.

Texas Top 8th
- Leonys Martin struck out swinging. None on with one out and Ian Kinsler due up.
- Ian Kinsler grounded out short to first. None on with two out and Elvis Andrus due up.
- Elvis Andrus grounded out second to first to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 8th
- J.B. Shuck is Pinch-hitting for Andrew Romine.
- Pinch-Hitter J.B. Shuck flied out to center. None on with one out and Chris Iannetta due up.
- Chris Iannetta grounded out third to first. None on with two out and Luis Jimenez due up.
- Luis Jimenez grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Texas Top 9th
- Tommy Field replaces J.B. Shuck, batting 7th, playing shortstop.
- Ernesto Frieri starts the inning for the Angels.
- Lance Berkman flied out to left. None on with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.
- Adrian Beltre flied out to left. None on with two out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
- A.J. Pierzynski two-out, solo Home Run (4) to right. Nelson Cruz due up.
- Nelson Cruz grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

LA Angels Bottom 9th
- Joe Nathan starts the inning for the Rangers.
- Defensive switch from center field to left field for Leonys Martin.
- Craig Gentry replaces left fielder Jeff Baker, batting 7th, playing center field.
- Peter Bourjos singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Mike Trout due up.
- Mike Trout flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and Albert Pujols due up.
- Albert Pujols lined out to second. Runner on first with two out and Mark Trumbo due up.
- Mark Trumbo struck out swinging to end the game.

Texas 7, LA Angels 6


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: T.Scheppers (2-0); LP:E.Frieri (0-1); S:J.Nathan (6).

Texas 7, LA Angels 6