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Boxscore > Oakland 3, Texas 1
Mulder, Dye tame Rangers
Out of the gate, he looked like the Chan Ho Park of old. But after tossing five shutout innings to start Tuesday's loss in Oakland, the A's tagged the Rangers' starter for three runs and never looked back.
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A's starter Mark Mulder kept the Rangers' offense in check on Tueday night. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Athletics starter Mark Mulder outlasted a game Chan Ho Park, Jermaine Dye's comeback continued and the A's moved to within a win of a season-opening sweep by edging the visiting Rangers.
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Texas (0-2)
Lost 2
Oakland 3, Texas 1  
Oakland (2-0)
Won 2
April 6, 2004
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   1 5 1
Oakland
0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 X   3 7 0
Standings through 4/6/04  |  Gameday  |  Rangers Stats  |  Athletics Stats
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Young, M, SS4000010.222
Blalock, 3B4000000.125
Soriano, 2B3010120.333
Teixeira, 1B4000032.125
Fullmer, DH3000000.286
Young, E, LF3120000.667
Mench, RF3010000.125
Nivar, CF3011011.333
Barajas, C3000001.000
Totals30151174 

BATTING
2B: Soriano (1, Mulder).
TB: Soriano 2; Young, E 2; Mench; Nivar.
RBI: Nivar (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Teixeira 2, Barajas.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Soriano (1, 2nd base off Mulder/Miller), Nivar (1, 2nd base off Mulder/Miller).
CS: Young, E (1, 2nd base by Mulder/Miller), Nivar (1, 2nd base by Mulder/Miller).

FIELDING
E: Soriano (2, fielding).
DP: 2 (Blalock-Soriano-Teixeira, Young, M-Soriano-Teixeira).

 
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kotsay, CF4010000.111
Kielty, LF4120011.500
Chavez, 3B4121012.429
Dye, RF4112011.429
Durazo, DH3000020.167
Hatteberg, 1B3000010.000
Crosby, SS2010101.167
Miller, C3000012.000
Scutaro, 2B3000010.167
Totals30373187 

BATTING
3B: Kielty (1, Park).
HR: Dye (1, 6th inning off Park, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Kotsay; Kielty 4; Chavez 2; Dye 4; Crosby.
RBI: Chavez (1), Dye 2 (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Chavez.
GIDP: Miller, Chavez.
Team LOB: 4.

 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Park (L, 0-1)7.27331813.52
Almanzar 0.10000000.00
 
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Mulder (W, 1-0)7.05111401.29
Mecir (H, 1)1.00000200.00
Rhodes (S, 2)1.00000100.00

Pitches-strikes: Park 95-68, Almanzar 4-3, Mulder 95-63, Mecir 13-10, Rhodes 14-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Park 10-5, Almanzar 0-1, Mulder 9-6, Mecir 0-1, Rhodes 1-1.
Batters faced: Park 30, Almanzar 1, Mulder 25, Mecir 3, Rhodes 3.
Umpires: HP: Brian Runge. 1B: Kerwin Danley. 2B: Jim Reynolds. 3B: Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 59 degrees, clear.
Wind: 14 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:05.
Att: 13,217.

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