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    Final123456789RHE
    Texas «00041330112180
    Detroit0100000012132
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:N.Martinez(1-1) L:R.Porcello(7-2)
    HR: TEX- A.Beltre (5), D.Murphy (2) DET- None



    ***   Detroit Bottom 9th   ***

    - Victor Martinez struck out swinging to end the game.
    - Don Kelly grounded out to first. On the play, Bryan Holaday advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Bryan Holaday grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Ian Kinsler out at second. Runner on first with one out and Don Kelly due up.
    - Ian Kinsler singled to center scored Rajai Davis. Runner on first with none out and Bryan Holaday due up.
    - Rajai Davis doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Aaron Poreda starts the inning for the Rangers.

    Texas 12, Detroit 1


    ***   Texas Top 9th   ***

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    - Mitch Moreland grounded out first to pitcher to end the inning.
    - Elvis Andrus singled to right. On the play, Michael Choice advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Mitch Moreland due up.
    - Michael Choice doubled to left center scored Rougned Odor. Runner on second with two outs and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Rougned Odor doubled to left. Runner on second with two outs and Michael Choice due up.
    - Donnie Murphy grounded out catcher to first. None on with two outs and Rougned Odor due up.
    - Leonys Martin grounded out to first. None on with one out and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Danny Worth starts the inning for the Tigers.

    Texas 11, Detroit 1


    ***   Detroit Bottom 8th   ***

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    - Andrew Romine grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Nick Castellanos out at second to end the inning.
    - Nick Castellanos walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Andrew Romine due up.
    - J.D. Martinez popped out to short. Runners on second and third with two outs and Nick Castellanos due up.
    - Austin Jackson doubled to left center. On the play, Victor Martinez advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
    - Victor Martinez singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Don Kelly grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Luis Sardinas remains in the game for the Rangers, playing third.
    - Neal Cotts starts the inning for the Rangers.

    Texas 11, Detroit 1


    ***   Texas Top 8th   ***

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    - Chris Gimenez grounded into a double play, third to second to first. On the play, Alex Rios out at second to end the inning.
    - Alex Rios singled to right. On the play, Luis Sardinas advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Chris Gimenez due up.
    - Luis Sardinas is pinch-running for Adrian Beltre.
    - Adrian Beltre walked. Runner on first with one out and Alex Rios due up.
    - Mitch Moreland struck out swinging. None on with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Bryan Holaday enters the game for the Tigers, playing catcher and batting 2nd.
    - Don Kelly enters the game for the Tigers, playing first and batting 3rd.
    - J.D. Martinez enters the game for the Tigers, playing right and batting 6th.

    Texas 11, Detroit 1


    ***   Detroit Bottom 7th   ***

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    - Torii Hunter struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Ian Kinsler singled to left center. Runner on first with two outs and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Rajai Davis grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Andrew Romine struck out swinging. None on with one out and Rajai Davis due up.
    - Shawn Tolleson starts the inning for the Rangers.

    Texas 11, Detroit 1


    ***   Texas Top 7th   ***

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    - Elvis Andrus grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Michael Choice struck out swinging. Runner on third with two outs and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Phil Coke enters the game for the Tigers with a runner on third and one out.
    - Rougned Odor tripled to right center scored Alex Rios, Leonys Martin and Donnie Murphy. Runner on third with one out and Michael Choice due up.
    - Donnie Murphy walked. Bases loaded with one out and Rougned Odor due up.
    - Leonys Martin walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Chris Gimenez struck out looking. Runner on first with one out and Leonys Martin due up.
    - Alex Rios singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Chris Gimenez due up.

    Texas 8, Detroit 1


    ***   Detroit Bottom 6th   ***

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    - Nick Castellanos lined into a double play, second to first. On the play, Alex Avila out at first to end the inning.
    - Alex Avila singled to left. On the play, Austin Jackson advances to second and Victor Martinez advances to third. Bases loaded with one out and Nick Castellanos due up.
    - Austin Jackson singled to left. On the play, Victor Martinez advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Alex Avila due up.
    - Victor Martinez singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Austin Jackson due up.
    - NOTE: Rangers left fielder Shin-Soo Choo left the game with left ankle soreness.
    - Miguel Cabrera grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Michael Choice enters the game for the Rangers, playing left and batting 1st.

    Texas 8, Detroit 1


    ***   Texas Top 6th   ***

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    - Adrian Beltre grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.
    - Mitch Moreland reaches on a fielding error by Austin Jackson. Runner on second with two outs and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Elvis Andrus stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Mitch Moreland at the plate.
    - Elvis Andrus grounded into a fielder`s choice, pitcher to short. On the play, Shin-Soo Choo out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Mitch Moreland due up.
    - Corey Knebel enters the game for the Tigers with a runner on first and one out.
    - Shin-Soo Choo walked. Runner on first with one out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Rougned Odor grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Shin-Soo Choo due up.
    - Donnie Murphy none-out, two-run Home Run (2) to right scored Leonys Martin. Rougned Odor due up.
    - Leonys Martin stole second. Runner on second with none out and Donnie Murphy at the plate.
    - Leonys Martin singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Donnie Murphy due up.

    Texas 5, Detroit 1


    ***   Detroit Bottom 5th   ***

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    - Torii Hunter grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Ian Kinsler out at second to end the inning.
    - Ian Kinsler singled to right. On the play, Andrew Romine advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Torii Hunter due up.
    - Rajai Davis flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Andrew Romine singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Rajai Davis due up.
    - Nick Castellanos struck out looking. None on with one out and Andrew Romine due up.

    Texas 5, Detroit 1


    ***   Texas Top 5th   ***

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    - Chris Gimenez flied out to left to end the inning.
    - Alex Rios singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Chris Gimenez due up.
    - Adrian Beltre two-out, solo Home Run (5) to left. Alex Rios due up.
    - Mitch Moreland struck out looking. None on with two outs and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Elvis Andrus caught stealing second. None on with one out and Mitch Moreland at the plate.
    - Elvis Andrus singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Mitch Moreland due up.

    Texas 4, Detroit 1


    ***   Detroit Bottom 4th   ***

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    - Alex Avila grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Austin Jackson grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Alex Avila due up.
    - Victor Martinez flied out to center. None on with one out and Austin Jackson due up.

    Texas 4, Detroit 1


    ***   Texas Top 4th   ***

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    - Shin-Soo Choo grounded out to first to end the inning.
    - Rougned Odor tripled to right scored Leonys Martin and Donnie Murphy. Runner on third with two outs and Shin-Soo Choo due up.
    - Donnie Murphy walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Rougned Odor due up.
    - Leonys Martin singled to center scored Chris Gimenez. Runner on first with two outs and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Chris Gimenez doubled to right scored Adrian Beltre. On the throw, Gimenez advances to third on Alex Avila`s missed catch error. Runner on third with two outs and Leonys Martin due up.
    - Alex Rios flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Chris Gimenez due up.
    - Adrian Beltre singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Alex Rios due up.
    - Mitch Moreland flied out to center. None on with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.

    Texas 0, Detroit 1


    ***   Detroit Bottom 3rd   ***

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    -
    - Miguel Cabrera flied out to left to end the inning.
    - Torii Hunter lined out to right. None on with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Ian Kinsler grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Torii Hunter due up.

    Texas 0, Detroit 1


    ***   Texas Top 3rd   ***

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    - Elvis Andrus grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Shin-Soo Choo out at second to end the inning.
    - Shin-Soo Choo grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to short. Rougned Odor out at second. Donnie Murphy advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Rougned Odor singled to short. On the play, Donnie Murphy advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Shin-Soo Choo due up.
    - Donnie Murphy singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Rougned Odor due up.
    - Leonys Martin struck out looking. None on with one out and Donnie Murphy due up.

    Texas 0, Detroit 1


    ***   Detroit Bottom 2nd   ***

    -
    - Rajai Davis caught stealing third to end the inning.
    - Rajai Davis doubled to left scored Andrew Romine. Runner on second with two outs and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Andrew Romine singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Rajai Davis due up.
    - Nick Castellanos grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Andrew Romine due up.
    - Alex Avila struck out swinging. None on with one out and Nick Castellanos due up.

    Texas 0, Detroit 0


    ***   Texas Top 2nd   ***

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    - Chris Gimenez struck out looking to end the inning.
    - Alex Rios struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Chris Gimenez due up.
    - Adrian Beltre flied out to left. None on with one out and Alex Rios due up.

    Texas 0, Detroit 0


    ***   Detroit Bottom 1st   ***

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    - Austin Jackson popped out to second to end the inning.
    - Victor Martinez ground-rule doubled to left. On the play, Miguel Cabrera advances to third. Runners on second and third with two outs and Austin Jackson due up.
    - Miguel Cabrera walked. Runner on first with two outs and Victor Martinez due up.
    - Torii Hunter grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Miguel Cabrera due up.
    - Ian Kinsler flied out to center. None on with one out and Torii Hunter due up.

    Texas 0, Detroit 0


    ***   Texas Top 1st   ***

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    - Mitch Moreland struck out swinging. On the play, Shin-Soo Choo caught stealing third to end the inning.
    - Elvis Andrus grounded out third to first. On the play, Shin-Soo Choo advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Mitch Moreland due up.
    - Shin-Soo Choo singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,Lance Barrett; First, Jeff Gosney; Second, Ron Kulpa; Third, Ed Hickox;


    Final123456789RHE
    Texas «00041330112180
    Detroit0100000012132
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:N.Martinez(1-1) L:R.Porcello(7-2)
    HR: TEX- A.Beltre (5), D.Murphy (2) DET- None


    TexasABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Shin-Soo Choo LF301000010.309
      Michael Choice LF201110001.196
    Elvis Andrus SS612000000.247
    Mitch Moreland 1B600000003.263
    Adrian Beltre 3B422100110.284
      Luis Sardinas PR-3B000000000.286
    Alex Rios RF513000001.316
    Chris Gimenez C511110002.385
    Leonys Martin CF432100011.286
    Donnie Murphy DH332200120.230
    Rougned Odor 2B514512000.278
    Totals4312181132258 
     
    DetroitABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Ian Kinsler 2B503100000.333
    Torii Hunter RF400000001.278
      Bryan Holaday C100000000.282
    Miguel Cabrera 1B200000010.322
      Don Kelly 1B200000000.255
    Victor Martinez DH503010001.331
    Austin Jackson CF402010000.266
    Alex Avila C301000001.234
      J.D. Martinez RF100000000.261
    Nick Castellanos 3B300000011.233
    Andrew Romine SS412000001.191
    Rajai Davis LF412120000.284
    Totals38213240025 


    E_A.Jackson, A.Avila. LOB_Texas 9, Detroit 11. 2B_M.Choice, C.Gimenez, R.Odor, V.Martinez, A.Jackson, R.Davis 2. 3B_R.Odor 2. HR_A.Beltre (5) off R.Porcello, D.Murphy (2) off R.Porcello. SB_E.Andrus (12), L.Martin (10). CS_S.Choo, E.Andrus, R.Davis. GIDP_C.Gimenez. DP_Texas 1 (R.Odor and M.Moreland); Detroit 2 (A.Avila and N.Castellanos), (N.Castellanos, I.Kinsler and D.Kelly).

    TexasIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Nick Martinez (W 1-1)6.081112091-552.14
    Shawn Tolleson1.010002018-143.20
    Neal Cotts1.020010021-104.12
    Aaron Poreda1.021101028-213.46
     
    DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Rick Porcello (L 7-2)5.1128725299-643.72
    Corey Knebel1.023321036-1927.00
    Phil Coke1.210012027-166.06
    Danny Worth1.031100016-104.50


    T_3:43. A_43447.
    Umpires_Home,Lance Barrett; First, Jeff Gosney; Second, Ron Kulpa; Third, Ed Hickox.
    LEGEND
     
    2B = Double 3B = Triple
    AB = At Bat APP = Plate Appearance
    AVG = Batting Average BB = Base on Balls
    BF = Batters Faced BK = Balk
    CS = Caught Stealing DOU = Double
    ER = Error ERA = Earned Run Average
    H = Hits HBP = Hit by Pitch
    HR = Home Run IBB = Intentional Base on Balls
    IP = Innings Pitch K = Strike Out
    KL = Strike Out Looking L = Loss
    OBP = On Base Percentage R = Runs
    RBI = Runs Batted In S = Save
    SB = Stolen Base SF = Sacrifice Fly
    SH = Sacrifice Hit SLG = Slugging Percentage
    TRI = Triple W = Win
    WHIP = Walks + Hits / Innings Pitch WP = Wild Pitch
     

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      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week Video included

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