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Rangers rally to win
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Rangers 5, Braves 4
Ramon Vazquez tags out Atlanta's Yunel Escobar in the first inning. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
Michael Young's RBI single in the ninth inning gave the Rangers a walk-off win over the Braves. Brandon Boggs drilled a three-run home run, while Texas starter Scott Feldman allowed two runs over seven solid innings.
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Series at a glance:
ATL
Atlanta (36-38)
Lost 1
Texas 5, Atlanta 4   TEX
Texas (37-37)
Won 1
June 19, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Atlanta
0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2   4 7 1
Texas
0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 1   5 8 1
Standings thru 6/19/08  |  Recap: ATL | TEX  |  Gameday  |  Braves stats  |  Rangers stats
AtlantaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Blanco, CF3000120.259
Escobar, SS3010100.300
Jones, C, 3B4000013.394
Teixeira, DH3210110.266
Johnson, 2B4021021.278
Norton, 1B4110012.226
Francoeur, RF3111101.253
Jones, B, LF3010001.393
  a-Infante, PH-LF0001000.253
Miller, C3000001.103
  b-McCann, PH-C1000001.305
Totals314734710 

a-Hit a sacrifice fly for Jones, B in the 9th. b-Grounded out for Miller in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Escobar (10, Feldman), Teixeira (16, Feldman), Johnson (19, Feldman), Norton (5, Wilson).
TB: Escobar 2; Teixeira 2; Johnson 3; Norton 2; Francoeur; Jones, B.
RBI: Johnson (30), Francoeur (41), Infante (9).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jones, C; Jones, B; Norton.
SF: Infante.
GIDP: Miller.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Johnson (7, 2nd base off Feldman/Saltalamacchia), Blanco (6, 2nd base off Feldman/Saltalamacchia).

FIELDING
E: Johnson (8, fielding).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kinsler, 2B4120100.308
Catalanotto, 1B3010101.273
  a-Shelton, PH1000001.202
Young, SS4012002.281
Hamilton, RF4020002.321
Murphy, LF4110004.278
Byrd, CF3100114.262
Boggs, DH3113111.263
Saltalamacchia, C4000032.226
Vazquez, 3B3100100.329
Totals335855517 

a-Bunted out for Catalanotto in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Hamilton (19, Morton), Kinsler (21, Boyer).
HR: Boggs (3, 6th inning off Ridgway, 2 on, 0 out).
TB: Kinsler 3; Catalanotto; Young; Hamilton 3; Murphy; Boggs 4.
RBI: Young 2 (36), Boggs 3 (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Saltalamacchia; Young; Boggs; Hamilton; Byrd.
SF: Young.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Kinsler (18, 2nd base off Morton/Miller).

FIELDING
E: Saltalamacchia (5, throw).
Outfield assists: Hamilton (Escobar at 3rd base).
DP: 2 (Young-Kinsler-Catalanotto, Hamilton-Vazquez).

 
AtlantaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Morton 5.05334304.91
Ridgway (BS, 1)0.21110014.15
Acosta 0.20001004.33
Ring 0.10000003.68
Boyer (L, 1-5)1.11110203.98
Ohman 0.10000002.10
Bennett 0.01000004.47
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Feldman 7.05223404.61
Guardado (H, 11)1.00000203.70
Wilson (H, 1)0.12221105.04
Wright (BS, 3)(W, 4-2)0.20000003.73

Morton pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.
Boyer pitched to 1 batter in the 9th.

WP: Feldman.
Pitches-strikes: Morton 91-53, Ridgway 11-9, Acosta 17-8, Ring 5-4, Boyer 20-15, Ohman 1-1, Bennett 4-2, Feldman 104-60, Guardado 25-18, Wilson 21-13, Wright 5-4.
Ground outs-fly outs: Morton 7-5, Ridgway 0-2, Acosta 0-2, Ring 0-1, Boyer 1-1, Ohman 0-1, Bennett 0-0, Feldman 9-7, Guardado 0-1, Wilson 0-0, Wright 1-1.
Batters faced: Morton 24, Ridgway 3, Acosta 3, Ring 2, Boyer 5, Ohman 1, Bennett 1, Feldman 27, Guardado 3, Wilson 4, Wright 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Ridgway 2-2, Ring 1-0, Boyer 2-0, Ohman 1-0, Bennett 1-1, Wright 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Jim Wolf. 1B: Jerry Layne. 2B: Phil Cuzzi. 3B: Ed Montague.
Weather: 87 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 9 mph, L to R.
T: 3:04.
Att: 28,853.

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