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Wednesday, May 21, 2008:
Rangers 10, Twins 1
Kinsler, 2B5113004.298
Young, M, SS5111012.277
Hamilton, CF5230010.328
Bradley, DH1000010.317
a-Byrd, PH-DH4120012.217
Murphy, Dv, RF5022004.283
Laird, C4222010.285
Boggs, LF5110004.241
Shelton, 1B4130001.233
Vazquez, R, 3B3122101.329
a-Singled for Bradley in the 4th.
Gomez, C, CF4010011.270
Casilla, A, 2B3001001.214
Mauer, C4020000.336
Morneau, 1B4010022.302
Cuddyer, RF4000001.217
Kubel, DH4000011.248
Young, D, LF2010100.286
Lamb, 3B3000011.223
Everett, SS3110000.189
2B: Murphy, Dv 2 (17, Rincon, Korecky).
HR: Young, M (5, 6th inning off Blackburn, 0 on, 0 out), Kinsler (5, 6th inning off Blackburn, 2 on, 2 out), Laird (4, 9th inning off Korecky, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Shelton 3; Kinsler 4; Hamilton 3; Vazquez, R 2; Young, M 4; Laird 5; Boggs; Murphy, Dv 4; Byrd 2.
RBI: Young, M (24), Laird 2 (17), Vazquez, R 2 (9), Kinsler 3 (25), Murphy, Dv 2 (31).
2-out RBI: Vazquez, R 2; Kinsler 3; Laird.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Murphy, Dv; Kinsler.
GIDP: Vazquez, R, Young, M.
Team RISP: 5-for-12.
Team LOB: 6.

SB: Hamilton (1, 2nd base off Rincon/Mauer).

2B: Gomez, C (8, Ponson).
3B: Everett (1, Ponson).
TB: Gomez, C 2; Everett 3; Morneau; Mauer 2; Young, D.
RBI: Casilla, A (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Casilla, A.
SF: Casilla, A.
Team RISP: 0-for-2.
Team LOB: 5.

CS: Young, D (2, 2nd base by Ponson/Laird).

E: Casilla, A (2, missed catch).
Outfield assists: Young, D (Murphy, Dv at 3rd base).
DP: 2 (Casilla, A-Everett-Morneau, Everett-Morneau).

Ponson(W, 3-0)9.06111502.95
Blackburn(L, 4-3)6.010711423.55
Game Scores: Ponson , Blackburn .
HBP: Laird (by Rincon).
Pitches-strikes: Ponson 110-72, Blackburn 88-64, Rincon 31-20, Korecky 20-13.
Groundouts-flyouts: Ponson 18-3, Blackburn 9-3, Rincon 1-1, Korecky 0-2.
Batters faced: Ponson 33, Blackburn 29, Rincon 9, Korecky 5.
Ejections: Texas Rangers designated hitter Milton Bradley ejected by HP umpire Jeff Nelson (2nd); Texas Rangers Manager Ron Washington ejected by HP umpire Jeff Nelson (2nd)
Umpires: HP: Jeff Nelson. 1B: Adrian Johnson. 2B: Tim Tschida. 3B: Jim Joyce.
Weather: 70 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:24.
Att: 22,032.
Venue: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
May 21, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media