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Rangers fall again
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Tigers 8, Rangers 2
Ramon Vazquez tags out Curtis Granderson trying to steal second. (Duane Burleson/AP)
Michael Young hit a solo shot, his third home run of the season, in the top of the first inning, but the Rangers managed little else as they were swept by the Tigers in the series finale at Comerica Park. Jason Jennings allowed five runs in five innings to take the loss.
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Series at a glance:
TEX
Texas (7-16)
Lost 7
Detroit 8, Texas 2   DET
Detroit (10-13)
Won 4
April 24, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   2 4 0
Detroit
1 0 1 0 3 2 0 1 X   8 10 0
Standings thru 4/24/08  |  Recap: TEX | DET  |  Gameday  |  Rangers stats  |  Tigers stats
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Catalanotto, LF4110011.263
Young, SS4121101.286
Hamilton, RF5000025.293
Blalock, 3B4010114.293
Botts, DH1000301.138
Murphy, CF3001112.277
Melhuse, C4000035.200
Broussard, 1B3000111.161
Vazquez, 2B2000112.158
  a-Duran, PH1000000.111
Totals3124281022 

a-Grounded out for Vazquez in the 9th.

BATTING
HR: Young (3, 1st inning off Bonderman, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Catalanotto; Young 5; Blalock.
RBI: Young (8), Murphy (7).
2-out RBI: Murphy.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blalock 3; Vazquez; Melhuse 2.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
DP: (Blalock-Vazquez-Broussard).

 
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF4111102.375
Polanco, 2B3100110.140
Thames, RF3110100.182
Ordonez, DH4234010.294
Cabrera, 1B4110002.262
Jones, J, LF1000110.222
  Santiago, 3B2000001.350
Renteria, SS4011013.337
Inge, C3121100.270
Raburn, 3B-LF4111023.250
Totals3281085611 

BATTING
2B: Renteria (5, Fukumori).
HR: Granderson (1, 1st inning off Jennings, 0 on, 0 out), Ordonez 2 (5, 3rd inning off Jennings, 0 on, 2 out; 5th inning off Jennings, 2 on, 2 out), Inge (3, 6th inning off Fukumori, 0 on, 2 out), Raburn (1, 6th inning off Fukumori, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Granderson 4; Thames; Ordonez 9; Cabrera; Renteria 2; Inge 5; Raburn 4.
RBI: Granderson (3), Ordonez 4 (14), Inge (14), Raburn (4), Renteria (15).
2-out RBI: Ordonez 4; Inge; Raburn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Renteria 2; Granderson.
GIDP: Raburn.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Granderson (1, 2nd base by Jennings/Melhuse).

 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jennings (L, 0-4)5.05555437.46
Fukumori 2.153301220.25
German 0.20000100.82
 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bonderman 4.22227714.28
Miner (W, 1-1)3.10001309.88
Seay 1.02000003.38

HBP: Catalanotto (by Bonderman).
Pitches-strikes: Jennings 84-46, Fukumori 39-25, German 8-5, Bonderman 111-56, Miner 45-29, Seay 20-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Jennings 5-5, Fukumori 2-4, German 0-1, Bonderman 3-4, Miner 4-3, Seay 3-0.
Batters faced: Jennings 23, Fukumori 12, German 2, Bonderman 24, Miner 11, Seay 5.
Inherited runners-scored: German 2-0, Miner 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B: Marvin Hudson. 2B: Randy Marsh. 3B: Brian Knight.
Weather: 70 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 14 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:54.
Att: 39,058.

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