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Saturday, August 23, 2008:
Indians 8, Rangers 7
Sizemore, G, CF4120111.272
Dellucci, DH3000212.247
Francisco, B, LF4100114.285
Peralta, SS3101002.274
Choo, RF2101211.260
Garko, 1B4122011.257
Shoppach, C4123012.263
1-Gutierrez, F, PR0100000.231
Fasano, C0000000.300
Marte, An, 3B3010001.189
a-Carroll, PH-3B1011000.271
Cabrera, A, 2B3100113.225
a-Singled for Marte, An in the 8th.
1-Ran for Shoppach in the 8th.
Boggs, LF5000023.233
Young, M, SS4123000.288
Hamilton, CF4000002.303
Bradley, DH3110110.318
Blalock, 1B3110101.266
Byrd, RF4111012.297
Laird, C4122001.282
Davis, C, 3B4110032.268
Arias, Joa, 2B4121011.385
HR: Shoppach (15, 5th inning off Madrigal, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Marte, An; Garko 2; Carroll; Shoppach 5; Sizemore, G 2.
RBI: Peralta (72), Choo (35), Garko 2 (67), Shoppach 3 (42), Carroll (25).
2-out RBI: Choo; Garko 2; Shoppach 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Choo; Sizemore, G.
SF: Peralta.
GIDP: Cabrera, A, Peralta, Dellucci.
Team RISP: 3-for-11.
Team LOB: 5.

SB: Sizemore, G 3 (34, 2nd base off McCarthy/Laird, 3rd base off McCarthy/Laird, 2nd base off McCarthy/Laird), Dellucci (3, 2nd base off McCarthy/Laird).

DP: 2 (Marte, An-Cabrera, A-Garko, Peralta-Cabrera, A-Garko).

2B: Davis, C (13, Sowers), Byrd (22, Sowers), Laird (17, Sowers).
HR: Young, M (12, 4th inning off Sowers, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Davis, C 2; Bradley; Arias, Joa 2; Young, M 5; Laird 3; Blalock; Byrd 2.
RBI: Young, M 3 (72), Byrd (39), Laird 2 (35), Arias, Joa (2).
2-out RBI: Young, M 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hamilton.
GIDP: Byrd, Arias, Joa.
Team RISP: 6-for-9.
Team LOB: 3.

SB: Arias, Joa (1, 2nd base off Sowers/Shoppach).

PB: Laird (3).
DP: 3 (Arias, Joa-Blalock, Davis, C-Arias, Joa-Blalock, Arias, Joa-Young, M-Blalock).

Perez, R(W, 3-3)1.00000103.39
Betancourt, R(H, 6)1.00001105.47
Lewis(S, 6)1.00000303.86
Wright, J(L, 6-5)1.22100104.29
Francisco, F1.10000203.78
Game Scores: Sowers , McCarthy .
WP: Sowers.
HBP: Peralta (by Rupe).
Pitches-strikes: Sowers 77-52, Mujica 27-18, Perez, R 16-10, Betancourt, R 19-10, Lewis 15-9, McCarthy 75-41, Rupe 26-10, Madrigal 20-13, Wright, J 31-21, Francisco, F 19-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sowers 6-2, Mujica 2-2, Perez, R 1-1, Betancourt, R 0-2, Lewis 0-0, McCarthy 2-5, Rupe 1-0, Madrigal 0-3, Wright, J 2-2, Francisco, F 1-0.
Batters faced: Sowers 20, Mujica 7, Perez, R 3, Betancourt, R 4, Lewis 3, McCarthy 17, Rupe 7, Madrigal 5, Wright, J 7, Francisco, F 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Madrigal 2-2, Francisco, F 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Tim Welke. 1B: Chuck Meriwether. 2B: Bill Welke. 3B: Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 78 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 3:29 (1:14 delay).
Att: 29,900.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
August 23, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media