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Boxscore > Detroit 5, Texas 3
Great Nate seals Rangers' fate
One day after losing a 10-run lead, the Tigers took the field hungry for revenge against the Rangers. And thanks to lefty Nate Robertson, Detroit hung on to take the series finale in Arlington.
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Nate Robertson improved to 2-2 after Sunday's 5-3 victory over the Texas Rangers. (Linda Kaye/AP)
After putting 16 runs on the board the day before, the Rangers had trouble against Nate Robertson on Sunday. The Detroit hurler allowed three hits in 7 2/3 innings to outduel Kenny Rogers.
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Detroit (15-16)
Won 1
Detroit 5, Texas 3  
Texas (19-12)
Lost 1
May 9, 2004
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Detroit
0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0   5 6 1
Texas
0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   3 3 1
Standings through 5/9/04  |  Gameday  |  Tigers Stats  |  Rangers Stats
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Sanchez, A, CF3211100.314
Guillen, SS4221000.321
Rodriguez, DH2000221.353
White, LF4022001.316
Higginson, RF0000000.259
Monroe, RF-LF4000022.227
Pena, 1B4000020.231
Inge, C4000000.303
Norton, 3B4111010.122
Infante, 2B3000010.276
Totals32565384 

BATTING
2B: Guillen 2 (8, Rogers, Rogers).
HR: Norton (2, 5th inning off Rogers, 0 on, 2 out), Sanchez, A (2, 8th inning off Rogers, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Sanchez, A 4; Guillen 4; White 2; Norton 4.
RBI: White 2 (26), Norton (2), Guillen (22), Sanchez, A (12).
2-out RBI: Norton, Sanchez, A, White.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Monroe.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Sanchez, A (5, 2nd base off Rogers/Barajas).

FIELDING
E: Guillen (4, fielding).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Young, M, SS3000112.368
Blalock, 3B4000031.321
Soriano, 2B4000011.325
Perry, DH3100010.280
a-Fullmer, PH-DH1000000.237
Teixeira, 1B4000011.211
Jordan, RF3211110.115
Young, E, LF3010001.340
Mench, CF1001000.312
Barajas, C3011000.306
Totals29333286 

a-Flied out for Perry in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Jordan (2, Robertson).
TB: Jordan 2; Young, E; Barajas.
RBI: Jordan (2), Barajas (8), Mench (13).
2-out RBI: Barajas.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young, M.
SF: Mench.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
CS: Young, E (4, 2nd base by Robertson/Inge).

FIELDING
E: Teixeira (3, throw).
Outfield assists: Young, E (White at 2nd base).

 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Robertson (W, 2-2)7.23312705.40
Knotts (H, 1)0.10000006.32
Urbina (S, 4)1.00000102.61
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rogers (L, 4-2)7.25542723.54
Nelson 1.11001104.26

WP: Robertson.
HBP: Mench (by Robertson).
Pitches-strikes: Robertson 98-65, Knotts 8-5, Urbina 9-6, Rogers 110-70, Nelson 21-13.
Ground outs-fly outs: Robertson 4-11, Knotts 0-1, Urbina 0-2, Rogers 9-6, Nelson 1-2.
Batters faced: Robertson 29, Knotts 1, Urbina 3, Rogers 29, Nelson 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Knotts 1-0, Nelson 1-1.
Umpires: HP: John Hirschbeck. 1B: Wally Bell. 2B: Laz Diaz. 3B: Matt Hollowell.
Weather: 76 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:34.
Att: 25,034.

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