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Friday, May 2, 2008:
Rangers 4, Athletics 3
Kinsler, 2B4101001.288
Young, M, SS3001000.299
Hamilton, J, CF4000000.311
Bradley, DH4130010.333
Murphy, Dv, RF3010101.279
Boggs, LF3011022.500
Broussard, 1B4000004.159
Laird, C4110012.267
Vazquez, R, 3B3110000.270
Barton, 1B5010021.268
Hannahan, 3B3010010.217
a-Ellis, M, PH-2B2000001.248
Cust, LF4111012.224
Thomas, DH3010110.200
Brown, E, RF4110012.291
Bowen, C3100012.200
b-Sweeney, M, PH1000001.300
Suzuki, K, C0000000.288
Crosby, SS3022100.267
Sweeney, R, CF1000312.264
Murphy, 2B-3B4000006.219
a-Popped out for Hannahan in the 7th. b-Popped out for Bowen in the 8th.
2B: Bradley (8, Blanton), Laird (3, Blanton).
TB: Vazquez, R; Bradley 4; Laird 2; Boggs; Murphy, Dv.
RBI: Young, M (12), Boggs (2), Kinsler (14).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Murphy, Dv; Broussard; Laird.
SF: Young, M; Boggs.
GIDP: Broussard.
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 4.

E: Kinsler (6, fielding).
Outfield assists: Hamilton, J (Barton at 1st base).
DP: 2 (Kinsler-Young, M-Broussard, Hamilton, J-Kinsler-Broussard).

2B: Crosby 2 (10, Padilla, Padilla).
HR: Cust (3, 4th inning off Padilla, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Brown, E; Barton; Thomas; Cust 4; Hannahan; Crosby 4.
RBI: Cust (9), Crosby 2 (19).
2-out RBI: Crosby 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Murphy 3; Sweeney, R.
GIDP: Cust.
Team RISP: 1-for-4.
Team LOB: 8.

E: Brown, E (3, fielding), Bowen (1, fielding), Barton (5, throw), Blanton (1, throw).
DP: (Murphy-Crosby-Barton).

Padilla(W, 4-2)5.25314613.50
Wright, J(H, 5)0.10000004.32
Guardado(H, 1)1.01000004.50
Benoit(H, 3)1.01001207.15
Wilson, C(S, 7)1.00000002.77
Blanton(L, 2-5)7.07421103.88
Game Scores: Padilla 53, Blanton 51.
WP: Padilla.
Pitches-strikes: Padilla 108-58, Wright, J 3-1, Guardado 10-7, Benoit 24-12, Wilson, C 15-7, Blanton 101-60, Embree 9-6, Street 12-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Padilla 5-2, Wright, J 1-0, Guardado 0-1, Benoit 0-0, Wilson, C 0-3, Blanton 9-9, Embree 1-1, Street 0-0.
Batters faced: Padilla 26, Wright, J 1, Guardado 3, Benoit 5, Wilson, C 3, Blanton 29, Embree 3, Street 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Wright, J 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Tim Tschida. 1B: Jim Joyce. 2B: Jeff Nelson. 3B: Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 55 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:41.
Att: 15,408.
Venue: Coliseum.
May 2, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media