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Soriano dances Texas two-step
Tim Hudson's night ended quickly after allowing five runs and five walks in 2 2/3 innings, and the Braves' offense was unable to make up the ground in the series-opening defeat at the hands of the Rangers in Texas.
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Alfonso Soriano hits the second of his two homers in Monday's win. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
Alfonso Soriano's two homers staked rookie Chris Young to an early lead, and Young and the Rangers cruised from there to earn their first Interleague win over the Braves in seven tries.
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Atlanta (32-31)
Lost 2
Texas 7, Atlanta 3   TEX
Texas (34-28)
Won 2
June 13, 2005
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Atlanta
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2   3 6 1
Texas
3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 X   7 11 0
Standings through 6/13/05  |  Gameday  |  Braves Stats  |  Rangers Stats
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Furcal, SS2000010.220
Betemit, SS2011010.314
Johnson, DH4010001.059
Giles, 2B3110110.272
LaRoche, 1B4000013.254
Jones, A, CF4112012.253
Estrada, C2000010.279
McCann, C2000000.333
Marte, 3B4010000.167
Jordan, RF3000001.229
Langerhans, LF3110021.248
Totals33363188 

BATTING
2B: Betemit (8, Loe).
HR: Jones, A (16, 9th inning off Cordero, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Betemit 2; Johnson; Giles; Jones, A 4; Marte; Langerhans.
RBI: Betemit (5), Jones, A 2 (39).
2-out RBI: Betemit.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jones, A; Johnson.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
E: Furcal (6, fielding).
DP: (Marte-LaRoche).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Dellucci, DH3010201.259
Young, M, SS3010203.309
Teixeira, 1B4200114.286
Blalock, 3B4222105.292
1-McDougall, PR-3B0000000.000
Soriano, 2B5224011.292
DeRosa, 2B0000000.152
Mench, LF4020110.288
Nix, CF5010013.257
Hidalgo, RF3100132.226
Barajas, C4020010.252
Totals3571168819 


1-Ran for Blalock in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Dellucci (6, Hudson), Barajas (11, Hudson), Young, M (11, Vasquez), Mench (16, Boyer).
3B: Nix (3, Vasquez).
HR: Soriano 2 (17, 1st inning off Hudson, 2 on, 2 out; 3rd inning off Hudson, 0 on, 0 out), Blalock (11, 4th inning off Vasquez, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Dellucci 2; Young, M 2; Blalock 5; Soriano 8; Mench 3; Nix 3; Barajas 3.
RBI: Soriano 4 (40), Blalock 2 (37).
2-out RBI: Soriano 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blalock 4; Young, M 2; Hidalgo 2.
Team LOB: 12.

 
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hudson (L, 6-5)2.25555323.78
Vasquez 2.13212313.86
Boyer 1.01000204.50
Foster 1.01000002.25
Gryboski 1.01001002.25
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Young, C (W, 6-3)7.02001702.78
Loe 0.22110002.84
Shouse 0.10000002.66
Cordero 1.02220114.21

WP: Vasquez.
Pitches-strikes: Hudson 76-38, Vasquez 56-28, Boyer 19-11, Foster 14-8, Gryboski 13-7, Young, C 97-61, Loe 11-7, Shouse 1-1, Cordero 18-14.
Ground outs-fly outs: Hudson 4-1, Vasquez 2-2, Boyer 1-0, Foster 1-2, Gryboski 1-2, Young, C 5-9, Loe 2-0, Shouse 1-0, Cordero 1-1.
Batters faced: Hudson 18, Vasquez 13, Boyer 4, Foster 4, Gryboski 4, Young, C 24, Loe 4, Shouse 1, Cordero 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Vasquez 2-1, Shouse 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Marty Foster. 1B: Jim Joyce. 2B: Laz Diaz. 3B: Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 87 degrees, clear.
Wind: 18 mph, R to L.
T: 2:44.
Att: 41,594.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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