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Rangers 3, Angels 2
Matt Harrison allowed two runs on five hits over seven frames in his debut. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
Twenty-two-year-old Matt Harrison allowed five hits over seven frames in his debut. No. 8 hitter Chris Davis, also 22, notched his second homer in two days to tie it up. Ian Kinsler upped his hitting streak to 20 games, and Josh Hamilton has 87 RBIs.
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Series at a glance:
LAA
LA Angels (54-36)
Lost 1
Texas 3, LA Angels 2   TEX
Texas (47-44)
Won 1
July 8, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Angels
0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0   2 6 0
Texas
1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 X   3 6 1
Standings thru 7/8/08  |  Recap: LAA | TEX  |  Gameday  |  Angels stats  |  Rangers stats
LA AngelsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Figgins, 3B4000002.278
Matthews, RF4000011.236
Aybar, SS4000000.276
Guerrero, DH4020000.292
Hunter, CF2100201.271
Kendrick, 2B4120002.320
Anderson, LF3012101.267
Quinlan, 1B3000002.261
  a-Rivera, PH1000003.188
Mathis, C3010000.231
Totals322623112 

a-Grounded out for Quinlan in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Kendrick (18, Harrison, M).
TB: Guerrero 2; Kendrick 3; Anderson; Mathis.
RBI: Anderson 2 (43).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Figgins; Rivera 2.
GIDP: Hunter.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
CS: Figgins (6, 2nd base by Harrison, M/Saltalamacchia).

FIELDING
DP: (Aybar-Kendrick-Quinlan).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kinsler, 2B4110000.337
Young, SS4120011.293
Hamilton, RF2012001.309
Bradley, DH3000012.315
Byrd, CF3000002.234
Boggs, LF3010020.250
Saltalamacchia, C3000001.215
Davis, C, 1B3111010.216
Duran, 3B3000000.221
Totals28363057 

BATTING
2B: Kinsler (31, Saunders).
3B: Young (2, Saunders).
HR: Davis, C (5, 5th inning off Saunders, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Kinsler 2; Young 4; Hamilton; Boggs; Davis, C 4.
RBI: Hamilton 2 (87), Davis, C (10).
2-out RBI: Davis, C.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Byrd.
SF: Hamilton.
GIDP: Saltalamacchia.
Team LOB: 2.

FIELDING
E: Young (6, fielding).
DP: 2 (Saltalamacchia-Kinsler, Kinsler-Young-Davis, C).

 
LA AngelsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Saunders (L, 12-5)8.06330513.07
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Harrison, M (W, 1-0)7.05221102.57
Guardado (H, 18)1.00000002.81
Wilson (S, 22)1.01002004.58

IBB: Anderson (by Wilson).
Pitches-strikes: Saunders 109-71, Harrison, M 97-57, Guardado 14-7, Wilson 25-12.
Ground outs-fly outs: Saunders 11-8, Harrison, M 9-10, Guardado 1-2, Wilson 3-0.
Batters faced: Saunders 29, Harrison, M 26, Guardado 3, Wilson 6.
Umpires: HP: Mike Reilly. 1B: Bob Davidson. 2B: Alfonso Marquez. 3B: Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 76 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:15 (:56 delay).
Att: 18,788.

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