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Tuesday, September 23, 2008:
Rangers 6, Athletics 4
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Buck, LF3122110.193
Pennington, 2B4001004.250
Sweeney, R, RF4000014.290
Cust, DH3111110.231
Crosby, SS4000001.242
Gonzalez, C, CF4000011.243
Barton, 1B4110001.215
Baisley, 3B4120001.310
Bowen, C1000111.172
a-Cunningham, A, PH1000010.268
Totals324643613.241
a-Struck out for Bowen in the 9th.
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Arias, 2B4010012.270
Duran, G, 2B1000000.224
Young, M, SS4120010.280
Hamilton, CF4110021.303
Bradley, DH3131000.323
Byrd, LF4122003.297
Blalock, 1B3222100.286
Cruz, N, RF4020022.316
Laird, C3000103.278
Metcalf, 3B3001004.216
Totals3361362615.281
BATTING
2B: Baisley (1, Nippert).
HR: Cust (31, 2nd inning off Nippert, 0 on, 0 out), Buck (5, 3rd inning off Nippert, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Barton; Buck 5; Baisley 3; Cust 4.
RBI: Cust (74), Buck 2 (19), Pennington (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sweeney, R 2.
SAC: Bowen.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Bowen (2, fielding).
PB: Bowen (3).
Outfield assists: Gonzalez, C (Bradley at 2nd base), Buck (Arias at 3rd base).
DP: (Crosby-Pennington-Barton).

BATTING
2B: Blalock (17, Outman), Arias (6, Outman), Cruz, N (7, Outman).
HR: Blalock (10, 7th inning off Embree, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Hamilton; Bradley 3; Arias 2; Blalock 6; Cruz, N 3; Young, M 2; Byrd 2.
RBI: Metcalf (12), Bradley (76), Byrd 2 (51), Blalock 2 (32).
2-out RBI: Byrd; Blalock 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Byrd; Metcalf 2; Arias.
SF: Metcalf.
GIDP: Byrd.
Team RISP: 5-for-12.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bradley (5, 2nd base off Embree/Bowen), Byrd (7, 2nd base off Embree/Bowen).

OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Outman6.010332404.58
Embree(BS, 5)(L, 2-5)1.03330214.96
Gonzalez, Gi1.00000008.42
Totals8.013662613.89
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Nippert6.16443426.40
Wright, J(W, 8-7)0.20000005.18
Madrigal(H, 3)1.00000104.79
Francisco, F(S, 5)1.00000103.18
Totals9.06443625.42
HBP: Bradley (by Outman).
Pitches-strikes: Outman 90-53, Embree 23-15, Gonzalez, Gi 12-6, Nippert 101-63, Wright, J 8-5, Madrigal 11-8, Francisco, F 9-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Outman 4-4, Embree 1-0, Gonzalez, Gi 1-1, Nippert 5-6, Wright, J 2-0, Madrigal 1-1, Francisco, F 0-1.
Batters faced: Outman 28, Embree 6, Gonzalez, Gi 3, Nippert 28, Wright, J 2, Madrigal 3, Francisco, F 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Wright, J 3-1.
Umpires: HP: Ron Kulpa. 1B: Dale Scott. 2B: Dan Iassogna. 3B: Casey Moser.
Weather: 84 degrees, clear.
Wind: 14 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:34.
Att: 18,408.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
September 23, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media