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Rangers win first
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Rangers 2, Red Sox 0
Brad Wilkerson slides home safely on Gerald Laird's RBI single in the second. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
Robinson Tejeda was a terror for the Red Sox in the Rangers' home opener, holding Boston to two hits over seven innings for his first win. The Rangers were held to just three hits themselves, but RBI singles by Sammy Sosa and Gerald Laird proved to be enough.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: April 06, 2007
SEA
CLE
PPD
MIN
CWS
PPD
BOS
Boston (2-2)
Lost 1
Texas 2, Boston 0   TEX
Texas (1-3)
Won 1
April 6, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 3 1
Texas
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 X   2 3 0
Standings thru 4/6/07  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Rangers Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lugo, SS3000100.267
Youkilis, 1B3000101.188
Ortiz, DH4000002.133
Ramirez, LF3010101.286
Drew, RF4010012.357
Lowell, 3B4000002.250
Crisp, CF3010102.154
Mirabelli, C3000012.000
Pedroia, 2B3000011.385
Totals300304313 

BATTING
2B: Crisp (1, Tejeda).
TB: Ramirez; Drew; Crisp 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pedroia; Ortiz.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Pedroia (1, fielding).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lofton, CF4000002.133
  Hairston, CF0000000.000
Catalanotto, DH2000111.000
  a-Kata, PH-DH1000000.000
Young, SS4100011.118
Teixeira, 1B2010100.182
Sosa, RF3011011.200
  Cruz, RF1000011.111
Blalock, 3B3000013.214
Wilkerson, LF2100100.125
Laird, C3011001.231
Kinsler, 2B3000002.167
Totals282323512 

a-Lined out for Catalanotto in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Teixeira; Sosa; Laird.
RBI: Sosa (1), Laird (2).
2-out RBI: Sosa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blalock; Catalanotto.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Laird (1, 2nd base off Wakefield/Mirabelli), Wilkerson (1, 2nd base off Wakefield/Mirabelli).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wakefield (L, 0-1)6.03212401.50
Okajima 1.10001003.00
Snyder 0.20000100.00
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Tejeda (W, 1-0)7.02003100.00
Benoit (H, 1)1.00001100.00
Otsuka (S, 1)1.01000100.00

HBP: Teixeira (by Snyder).
Pitches-strikes: Wakefield 96-65, Okajima 20-10, Snyder 12-8, Tejeda 77-45, Benoit 16-9, Otsuka 8-6.
Ground outs-fly outs: Wakefield 9-5, Okajima 1-3, Snyder 0-1, Tejeda 4-16, Benoit 2-0, Otsuka 2-0.
Batters faced: Wakefield 24, Okajima 5, Snyder 3, Tejeda 26, Benoit 4, Otsuka 4.
Umpires: HP: Rob Drake. 1B: Tim McClelland. 2B: Fieldin Culbreth. 3B: Paul Schrieber.
Weather: 55 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, L to R.
T: 2:14.
Att: 51,548.

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