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      A cold front will move south of the Tampa Bay area tonight, but the cloud cover will stick around. Spotty Light showers will also be possible through Friday evening.
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    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:M.Perez(1-0) L:F.Doubront(1-1)
    HR: TEX- R.Chirinos (1) BOS- None



    Texas Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Chris Conroy; First, Jordan Baker; Second, Jerry Meals; Third, Paul Emmel;
    - Shin-Soo Choo walked. Runner on first with none out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Elvis Andrus sacrifice bunt to pitcher. On the play, Shin-Soo Choo advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Prince Fielder flied out to center. On the play, Shin-Soo Choo advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Adrian Beltre flied out to right to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 1st
    - Jonny Gomes walked. Runner on first with none out and Dustin Pedroia due up.
    - Dustin Pedroia grounded into a double play, third to second to first. On the play, Jonny Gomes out at second. None on with two outs and David Ortiz due up.
    - David Ortiz struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Texas Top 2nd
    - Alex Rios grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Donnie Murphy popped out to second. None on with two outs and Michael Choice due up.
    - Michael Choice struck out looking to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 2nd
    - Mike Napoli singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Grady Sizemore due up.
    - Grady Sizemore singled to center. On the play, Mike Napoli advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Xander Bogaerts due up.
    - Xander Bogaerts lined out to right. On the play, Mike Napoli advances to third. Runners on first and third and with one out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
    - A.J. Pierzynski grounded into a double play, short to first, to end the inning. On the play, Grady Sizemore out at second.

    Texas Top 3rd
    - Robinson Chirinos lead-off Home Run (1) to left. Josh Wilson due up.
    - Josh Wilson grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Shin-Soo Choo due up.
    - Shin-Soo Choo singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Elvis Andrus struck out looking. Runner on first with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Prince Fielder doubled to right scoring Shin-Soo Choo with two out. On the play, Prince Fielder advanced to third on the throw. Runner on third and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Adrian Beltre singled to left scoring Prince Fielder with two out. Runner on first and Alex Rios due up.
    - Alex Rios singled to left. On the play, Adrian Beltre advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Donnie Murphy doubled to second, deflected by center, scoring Adrian Beltre with two out. On the play, Alex Rios advances to third. Runners on second and third and Michael Choice due up.
    - Michael Choice walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Robinson Chirinos due up.
    - Robinson Chirinos walked scoring Alex Rios with two out. Bases loaded and Josh Wilson due up.
    - Burke Badenhop enters the game for the Red Sox with the bases loaded and two out.
    - Josh Wilson grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Robinson Chirinos out at second to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 3rd
    - Ryan Roberts walked. Runner on first with none out and Jackie Bradley Jr. due up.
    - Jackie Bradley Jr. grounded into a double play, third to second to first. On the play, Ryan Roberts out at second. None on with two outs and Jonny Gomes due up.
    - Jonny Gomes struck out looking to end the inning.

    Texas Top 4th
    - Shin-Soo Choo walked. Runner on first with none out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Elvis Andrus singled to left. On the play, Shin-Soo Choo advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Prince Fielder singled to right scoring Shin-Soo Choo with none out. On the play, Elvis Andrus advances to third. Runners on first and third and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Adrian Beltre doubled to center scoring Elvis Andrus with none out. On the play, Prince Fielder advances to third. Runners on second and third and Alex Rios due up.
    - Alex Rios grounded out short to first. Runners on second and third with one out and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Donnie Murphy sacrifice fly to right scored Prince Fielder with two out. Runner on second and Michael Choice due up.
    - Michael Choice grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 4th
    - Dustin Pedroia doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and David Ortiz due up.
    - David Ortiz flied out to center. On the play, Dustin Pedroia advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Mike Napoli due up.
    - Mike Napoli singled to center scoring Dustin Pedroia with one out. Runner on first and Grady Sizemore due up.
    - Grady Sizemore grounded into a fielder`s choice to second. On the play, Mike Napoli tagged out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Xander Bogaerts due up.
    - Xander Bogaerts grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Grady Sizemore out at second to end the inning.

    Texas Top 5th
    - Robinson Chirinos doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Josh Wilson due up.
    - Josh Wilson sacrifice bunt to third. On the play, Robinson Chirinos advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Shin-Soo Choo due up.
    - Shin-Soo Choo doubled to right scoring Robinson Chirinos with one out. Runner on second and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Elvis Andrus grounded out short to first. On the play, Shin-Soo Choo advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Prince Fielder grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 5th
    - A.J. Pierzynski singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Ryan Roberts due up.
    - Ryan Roberts grounded into a double play, short to second to first. On the play, A.J. Pierzynski out at second. None on with two outs and Jackie Bradley Jr. due up.
    - Jackie Bradley Jr. struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Texas Top 6th
    - Brandon Workman starts the inning for the Red Sox.
    - Jim Adduci is pinch-hitting for Adrian Beltre.
    - NOTE: Texas Rangers designated hitter Adrian Beltre left the game due to an injured leg.
    - Pinch-Hitter Jim Adduci grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Alex Rios due up.
    - Alex Rios flied out to left. None on with two outs and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Donnie Murphy struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 6th
    - Jim Adduci remains in the game as the designated hitter.
    - Jonny Gomes walked. Runner on first with none out and Dustin Pedroia due up.
    - Dustin Pedroia grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Jonny Gomes out at second. None on with two outs and David Ortiz due up.
    - David Ortiz grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Texas Top 7th
    - Michael Choice grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Robinson Chirinos due up.
    - Robinson Chirinos flied out to left. None on with two outs and Josh Wilson due up.
    - Josh Wilson grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 7th
    - Mike Napoli singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Grady Sizemore due up.
    - Grady Sizemore singled to right. On the play, Mike Napoli advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Xander Bogaerts due up.
    - Xander Bogaerts flied out to center. On the play, Mike Napoli advances to third. Runners on first and third and with one out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
    - Grady Sizemore advances to second on a Martin Perez wild pitch. Runners on second and third with one out and A.J. Pierzynski at the plate.
    - A.J. Pierzynski singled to second scoring Mike Napoli with one out. On the play, Grady Sizemore advances to third. Runners on first and third and Ryan Roberts due up.
    - Jason Frasor enters the game for the Rangers with runners on first and third and one out.
    - Ryan Roberts walked. Bases loaded with one out and Jackie Bradley Jr. due up.
    - Jackie Bradley Jr. doubled to left scoring Grady Sizemore and A.J. Pierzynski with one out. On the play, Ryan Roberts advances to third. Runners on second and third and Jonny Gomes due up.
    - Jonny Gomes struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with two outs and Dustin Pedroia due up.
    - Dustin Pedroia grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

    Texas Top 8th
    - Shin-Soo Choo grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Elvis Andrus struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Prince Fielder due up.
    - Prince Fielder struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 8th
    - Neal Cotts starts the inning for the Rangers.
    - David Ortiz struck out swinging. None on with one out and Mike Napoli due up.
    - Mike Napoli struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Grady Sizemore due up.
    - Grady Sizemore doubled to right. Runner on second with two outs and Xander Bogaerts due up.
    - Xander Bogaerts flied out to right to end the inning.

    Texas Top 9th
    - Jim Adduci doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Alex Rios due up.
    - Alex Rios singled to second. On the play, Jim Adduci advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Donnie Murphy grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Alex Rios out at second. Runners on first and third with one out and Michael Choice due up.
    - Michael Choice sacrifice fly to center scored Jim Adduci with two out. Runner on first and Robinson Chirinos due up.
    - Robinson Chirinos grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Donnie Murphy out at second to end the inning.

    Boston Bottom 9th
    - Joakim Soria starts the inning for the Rangers.
    - A.J. Pierzynski singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Ryan Roberts due up.
    - Ryan Roberts struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Jackie Bradley Jr. due up.
    - Jackie Bradley Jr. singled to right. On the play, A.J. Pierzynski advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Jonny Gomes due up.
    - Jonny Gomes singled to center scoring A.J. Pierzynski with one out. On the play, Jackie Bradley Jr. advances to second. Runners on first and second and Dustin Pedroia due up.
    - Dustin Pedroia struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with two outs and David Ortiz due up.
    - David Ortiz doubled to center scoring Jackie Bradley Jr. and Jonny Gomes with two out. Runner on second and Mike Napoli due up.
    - Mike Napoli struck out swinging to end the game.

    Texas 10, Boston 7


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: M.Perez (1-0); LP:F.Doubront (1-1).

    Texas 10, Boston 7

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