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Saturday, May 3, 2008:
Rangers 6, Athletics 3
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
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
a-Struck out for Murphy in the 6th. b-Popped out for Davis, R in the 9th.
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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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
Gaudin(L, 3-2)6.08552313.75
Casilla, S1.00000000.00
Brown, A1.01110210.53
Game Scores: Murray , Gaudin .
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