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McCarthy tops Doc
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Rangers 5, Blue Jays 4
Closer Frank Francisco, right, celebrates with catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia on Tuesday. (AP)
The Rangers did what no other team has been able to do this season -- hand Jays ace Roy Halladay his first loss of 2009. Two-run homers from Nelson Cruz and Ian Kinsler helped give starter Brandon McCarthy his second win of the season.
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Series at a glance:
TEX
Texas (6-7)
Won 2
Texas 5, Toronto 4   TOR
Toronto (10-5)
Lost 1
April 21, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0   5 8 1
Toronto
0 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0   4 9 0
Standings thru 4/21/09  |  Recap: TEX | TOR  |  Gameday  |  Rangers stats  |  Blue Jays stats
Texas AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kinsler, 2B 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 .453
Young, M, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .275
Hamilton, CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .231
Blalock, DH 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .250
Byrd, LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .361
Cruz, N, RF 4 1 1 2 0 2 2 .286
Davis, C, 1B 4 0 1 1 0 3 0 .186
Saltalamacchia, C 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .184
Andrus, SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Totals 33 5 8 5 0 11 8  

BATTING
2B: Byrd (5, Halladay), Blalock (1, Halladay), Saltalamacchia (3, Halladay).
HR: Cruz, N (6, 2nd inning off Halladay, 1 on, 0 out), Kinsler (5, 7th inning off Halladay, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Saltalamacchia 2; Davis, C; Kinsler 4; Hamilton; Cruz, N 4; Blalock 2; Byrd 3.
RBI: Cruz, N 2 (15), Davis, C (5), Kinsler 2 (16).
2-out RBI: Davis, C; Kinsler 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blalock.
SAC: Andrus.
Team RISP: 3-for-6.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
E: Andrus (3, throw).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Scutaro, SS 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .281
Hill, A, 2B 5 1 2 1 0 0 3 .368
Rios, A, RF 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 .206
Wells, V, CF 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 .274
Lind, DH 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .345
  1-Bautista, PR-DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
Rolen, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .320
Overbay, 1B 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 .333
Barajas, C 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 .211
Snider, LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .286
Totals 36 4 9 4 3 2 19  

1-Ran for Lind in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Snider (5, McCarthy), Rios, A (4, McCarthy), Overbay (4, McCarthy), Hill, A (4, Francisco, F).
HR: Hill, A (5, 5th inning off McCarthy, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Lind; Scutaro; Rios, A 2; Rolen; Hill, A 6; Overbay 3; Snider 2.
RBI: Rios, A (7), Wells, V (6), Hill, A (15), Lind (13).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lind; Snider 3; Wells, V.
SF: Wells, V.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
DP: (Hill, A-Overbay).

 
Texas IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
McCarthy (W, 2-0) 6.0 6 3 3 2 2 1 4.76
Guardado (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10.38
Jennings (H, 2) 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Wilson, C 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.68
Francisco, F (S, 2) 1.2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Halladay (L, 3-1) 8.0 8 5 5 0 9 2 3.72
League 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 7.71

Wilson, C pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

HBP: Kinsler (by Halladay).
Pitches-strikes: McCarthy 97-61, Guardado 4-4, Jennings 16-11, Wilson, C 3-2, Francisco, F 27-16, Halladay 104-73, League 13-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: McCarthy 4-8, Guardado 0-0, Jennings 2-2, Wilson, C 0-0, Francisco, F 1-2, Halladay 9-2, League 0-1.
Batters faced: McCarthy 26, Guardado 1, Jennings 4, Wilson, C 1, Francisco, F 8, Halladay 32, League 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Wilson, C 1-1, Francisco, F 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Kerwin Danley. 1B: Doug Eddings. 2B: Hunter Wendelstedt. 3B: Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:46.
Att: 20,996.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
April 21, 2009
April 21, 2009

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