To learn about our efforts to improve the accessibility and usability of our website, please visit our Accessibility Information page. Skip to section navigation or Skip to main content
Below is an advertisement.
Monday, September 15, 2008:
Rangers 11, Tigers 8
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF5000022.295
Polanco, 2B5121000.308
Ordonez, RF5011021.322
Cabrera, M, 1B5231010.292
Joyce, LF2220300.272
Sheffield, DH4113125.222
Larish, 3B3012002.217
Hessman, 3B2000014.250
Inge, C4000013.213
Santiago, R, SS2200200.290
Totals3781086917.273
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Arias, 2B2020200.265
a-Bradley, PH1000011.324
Duran, G, 2B0000000.219
Young, M, SS4111112.279
Hamilton, CF4100104.302
Byrd, LF5012002.297
Cruz, N, RF3110200.329
Blalock, 1B5110024.259
Ramirez, M, DH1200200.227
1-Boggs, PR-DH0100000.232
Metcalf, 3B3223100.244
Teagarden, C4225020.361
Totals321110119613.281
a-Struck out for Arias in the 8th.
1-Ran for Ramirez, M in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Joyce (15, Mendoza), Larish (3, Mendoza), Cabrera, M (33, Rupe).
HR: Sheffield (17, 4th inning off Rupe, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Cabrera, M 4; Joyce 3; Larish 2; Polanco 2; Sheffield 4; Ordonez.
RBI: Larish 2 (15), Sheffield 3 (53), Ordonez (91), Cabrera, M (117), Polanco (55).
2-out RBI: Larish; Polanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Inge 2; Hessman 3.
Team RISP: 6-for-14.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Santiago, R (1, 2nd base off Wright, J/Teagarden).

FIELDING
PB: Inge (10).
Outfield assists: Granderson (Metcalf at home).

BATTING
2B: Arias (5, Willis), Teagarden (4, Farnsworth).
3B: Byrd (3, Farnsworth).
HR: Metcalf (5, 4th inning off Willis, 2 on, 2 out), Teagarden (6, 6th inning off Glover, 3 on, 1 out).
TB: Metcalf 5; Arias 3; Blalock; Cruz, N; Young, M; Teagarden 6; Byrd 3.
RBI: Metcalf 3 (11), Teagarden 5 (17), Young, M (76), Byrd 2 (47).
2-out RBI: Metcalf 3; Young, M; Byrd 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hamilton; Byrd; Blalock.
Team RISP: 5-for-10.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Arias (1, 2nd base by Glover/Inge).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Willis5.02335418.82
Glover(BS, 1)1.03441115.55
Rapada0.10000003.86
Dolsi0.21000003.92
Farnsworth(BS, 3)(L, 2-3)0.24443104.48
Seay0.10000004.06
Totals8.01011119624.80
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
McCarthy0.20000004.09
Mendoza2.12110107.86
Rupe2.24442314.78
Littleton0.21221008.76
Wright, J(BS, 6)1.12112204.86
Francisco, F(W, 3-5)1.11001303.30
Totals9.010886915.30
IBB: Hamilton (by Farnsworth).
HBP: Ramirez, M (by Glover).
Pitches-strikes: Willis 89-48, Glover 23-13, Rapada 2-2, Dolsi 17-10, Farnsworth 33-13, Seay 1-1, McCarthy 7-5, Mendoza 38-24, Rupe 56-32, Littleton 20-10, Wright, J 30-15, Francisco, F 27-16.
Groundouts-flyouts: Willis 6-5, Glover 1-0, Rapada 1-0, Dolsi 2-0, Farnsworth 0-0, Seay 0-1, McCarthy 0-2, Mendoza 2-1, Rupe 2-3, Littleton 0-2, Wright, J 2-0, Francisco, F 1-0.
Batters faced: Willis 22, Glover 7, Rapada 1, Dolsi 3, Farnsworth 8, Seay 1, McCarthy 2, Mendoza 9, Rupe 14, Littleton 4, Wright, J 8, Francisco, F 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Seay 2-0, Littleton 2-0, Wright, J 2-2, Francisco, F 1-1.
Ejections: Detroit Tigers Manager Jim Leyland ejected by HP umpire Eric Cooper (6th)
Umpires: HP: Eric Cooper. 1B: Angel Hernandez. 2B: Marty Foster. 3B: Derryl Cousins.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to RF.
T: 3:27.
Att: 13,536.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
September 15, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media