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Saturday, May 17, 2008:
Rangers 6, Astros 2
Pence, RF4010010.281
Matsui, K, 2B2100211.283
Tejada, M, SS4011001.337
Berkman, 1B3121101.391
Lee, Ca, DH4000013.291
Erstad, LF4010013.313
Wigginton, 3B4010011.233
Bourn, CF4010012.180
Ausmus, C3000011.222
Kinsler, 2B4110123.298
Young, M, SS5110002.287
Hamilton, RF3120000.320
1-Boggs, PR-LF1000012.262
Bradley, DH3122100.323
Murphy, Dv, LF-RF4011002.285
Laird, C4011002.278
Catalanotto, 1B4110003.247
Byrd, CF4132000.194
Vazquez, R, 3B4020001.338
1-Ran for Hamilton in the 5th.
2B: Wigginton (3, Guardado).
HR: Berkman (15, 4th inning off Padilla, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Tejada, M; Erstad; Wigginton 2; Berkman 5; Bourn; Pence.
RBI: Tejada, M (32), Berkman (41).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Erstad 3; Bourn.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 6.

SB: Matsui, K (9, 2nd base off Padilla/Laird).
CS: Bourn (1, 2nd base by Padilla/Laird).
PO: Matsui, K (1st base by Padilla).

Outfield assists: Pence (Byrd at 2nd base).
DP: 2 (Pence-Matsui, K-Tejada, M, Nieve-Berkman).

HR: Bradley (7, 1st inning off Oswalt, 1 on, 2 out), Byrd (1, 2nd inning off Oswalt, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Hamilton 2; Kinsler; Bradley 5; Catalanotto; Vazquez, R 2; Young, M; Laird; Murphy, Dv; Byrd 6.
RBI: Bradley 2 (23), Byrd 2 (3), Murphy, Dv (27), Laird (15).
2-out RBI: Bradley 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kinsler; Laird 2.
Team RISP: 2-for-7.
Team LOB: 8.

SB: Kinsler (13, 3rd base off Byrdak/Ausmus), Young, M (3, 2nd base off Byrdak/Ausmus).

Pickoffs: Padilla (Matsui, K at 1st base).

Oswalt(L, 4-4)6.011661125.43
Padilla(W, 6-2)7.05223613.16
Oswalt pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

Game Scores: Oswalt , Padilla .
WP: Padilla 2.
IBB: Bradley (by Byrdak).
Pitches-strikes: Oswalt 111-72, Byrdak 13-6, Nieve 21-14, Padilla 105-70, Benoit 14-7, Guardado 12-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Oswalt 9-5, Byrdak 0-0, Nieve 1-1, Padilla 5-4, Benoit 0-2, Guardado 0-0.
Batters faced: Oswalt 29, Byrdak 3, Nieve 6, Padilla 27, Benoit 4, Guardado 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Byrdak 2-1, Nieve 3-1.
Umpires: HP: Angel Hernandez. 1B: Eric Cooper. 2B: Marty Foster. 3B: Angel Campos.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, R to L.
T: 2:46.
Att: 38,534.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
May 17, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media