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Saturday, May 3, 2008:
Rangers 6, Athletics 3
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Vazquez, R, 3B3110000.275
Young, M, SS4111001.298
Hamilton, CF4011011.310
Bradley, DH3110101.333
Murphy, Dv, RF4113001.278
Boggs, LF4010010.438
Saltalamacchia, C3010110.308
Shelton, 1B4111013.091
Duran, G, 2B4110020.217
Totals33696267.269
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Suzuki, K, C4110111.287
Ellis, M, 2B3100103.242
Sweeney, M, 1B4022003.311
Thomas, DH4000004.191
Brown, E, RF4100000.281
Cust, LF3010111.228
Crosby, SS4011012.266
Murphy, 3B2000011.206
a-Hannahan, PH-3B2000021.211
Davis, R, CF2010100.194
b-Barton, PH1000000.265
Totals333634616.255
a-Struck out for Murphy in the 6th. b-Popped out for Davis, R in the 9th.
BATTING
2B: Young, M (9, Gaudin).
HR: Murphy, Dv (3, 1st inning off Gaudin, 2 on, 2 out), Shelton (1, 9th inning off Brown, A, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Saltalamacchia; Shelton 4; Duran, G; Hamilton; Vazquez, R; Bradley; Young, M 2; Boggs; Murphy, Dv 4.
RBI: Murphy, Dv 3 (18), Young, M (13), Hamilton (33), Shelton (1).
2-out RBI: Murphy, Dv 3; Shelton.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Shelton.
SAC: Vazquez, R.
GIDP: Shelton.
Team RISP: 3-for-4.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
CS: Bradley (2, 2nd base by Gaudin/Suzuki, K).
PO: Bradley (1st base by Gaudin).

FIELDING
E: Boggs (1, fielding).
DP: (Saltalamacchia-Duran, G).

BATTING
2B: Davis, R (1, Murray), Sweeney, M (5, Murray).
TB: Cust; Davis, R 2; Sweeney, M 3; Crosby; Suzuki, K.
RBI: Sweeney, M 2 (10), Crosby (20).
2-out RBI: Sweeney, M 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Thomas 3.
Team RISP: 2-for-7.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Crosby (1, 2nd base by Francisco, F/Saltalamacchia).

FIELDING
DP: (Crosby-Ellis, M-Sweeney, M).
Pickoffs: Gaudin (Bradley at 1st base).

TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Murray(W, 1-0)5.16322203.38
Francisco, F(H, 1)1.20001205.06
Wright, J(H, 6)1.00001104.08
Benoit(S, 1)1.00000106.57
Totals9.06324605.18
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Gaudin(L, 3-2)6.08552313.75
Devine1.00000100.82
Casilla, S1.00000000.00
Brown, A1.01110210.53
Totals9.09662623.26
Balk: Gaudin.
Pitches-strikes: Murray 88-56, Francisco, F 20-10, Wright, J 18-10, Benoit 13-9, Gaudin 96-59, Devine 6-5, Casilla, S 8-5, Brown, A 18-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Murray 8-3, Francisco, F 1-0, Wright, J 2-0, Benoit 1-0, Gaudin 5-5, Devine 0-2, Casilla, S 1-2, Brown, A 0-1.
Batters faced: Murray 25, Francisco, F 5, Wright, J 4, Benoit 3, Gaudin 26, Devine 3, Casilla, S 3, Brown, A 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Francisco, F 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jim Joyce. 1B: Jeff Nelson. 2B: Adrian Johnson. 3B: Tim Tschida.
Weather: 59 degrees, clear.
Wind: 14 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:32.
Att: 20,524.
Venue: McAfee Coliseum.
May 3, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media