To learn about our efforts to improve the accessibility and usability of our website, please visit our Accessibility Information page. Skip to main content
Below is an advertisement.
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Bats fall silent
Photos
Rangers 6, Dodgers 0
Right-hander Hiroki Kuroda was charged with three runs in the sixth. (Jon SooHoo/Dodgers)
In his third start since returning from the disabled list, Hiroki Kuroda was sharp early before tiring in the sixth inning, and with the offense curiously unable to find its rhythm at hitter-friendly Rangers Ballpark, the right-hander took the loss.
Complete story >  
Series at a glance:
LAD
LA Dodgers (40-22)
Lost 2
Texas 6, LA Dodgers 0   TEX
Texas (35-25)
Won 2
June 12, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Dodgers
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 8 2
Texas
0 0 2 0 0 3 0 1 X   6 9 1
Standings thru 6/12/09  |  Recap: LAD | TEX  |  Gameday  |  Dodgers stats  |  Rangers stats
LA Dodgers AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Pierre, LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .351
Hudson, O, 2B 4 0 1 0 1 2 3 .307
Ethier, RF 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .276
Blake, 3B 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 .296
Loney, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .290
Loretta, DH 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250
Kemp, CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .304
Martin, R, C 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .249
Furcal, SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .247
Totals 34 0 8 0 4 4 18  

BATTING
2B: Furcal (10, Grilli).
TB: Pierre 2; Loretta; Furcal 2; Hudson, O; Blake 2; Loney.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Loney 4; Blake; Loretta; Hudson, O 2.
GIDP: Pierre.
Team RISP: 2-for-9.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
SB: Pierre (15, 2nd base off Padilla/Teagarden).

FIELDING
E: Loney (2, fielding), Hudson, O (4, fielding).
DP: (Furcal-Hudson, O-Loney).

 
Texas AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kinsler, 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .264
Young, M, 3B 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .316
Blalock, DH 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .253
Cruz, N, RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .284
Murphy, Dv, LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .266
Byrd, CF 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 .297
Davis, C, 1B 3 0 1 0 1 2 3 .207
Teagarden, C 4 1 2 2 0 1 3 .241
Vizquel, SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 .322
Totals 33 6 9 5 2 7 14  

BATTING
2B: Teagarden 2 (4, Kuroda, Mota), Davis, C (9, Kuroda).
3B: Byrd (1, Kuroda).
HR: Blalock (13, 6th inning off Kuroda, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Kinsler; Davis, C 2; Blalock 4; Young, M; Teagarden 4; Murphy, Dv; Byrd 4.
RBI: Young, M (23), Blalock (30), Teagarden 2 (8), Byrd (28).
2-out RBI: Teagarden 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Davis, C; Cruz, N; Teagarden; Vizquel 2.
SF: Byrd.
GIDP: Young, M.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Vizquel (3, 2nd base off Kuroda/Martin, R).

FIELDING
E: Teagarden (3, throw).
DP: (Vizquel-Kinsler-Davis, C).

 
LA Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Kuroda (L, 1-2) 5.1 8 5 4 0 6 1 2.86
Leach 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.09
Mota 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.26
Schlichting 1.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 3.38
 
Texas IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Padilla (W, 5-3) 5.0 4 0 0 3 2 0 4.82
Jennings (H, 5) 3.0 2 0 0 1 2 0 3.19
Grilli 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.48

WP: Kuroda.
Pitches-strikes: Kuroda 92-58, Leach 5-3, Mota 14-9, Schlichting 28-13, Padilla 108-71, Jennings 47-27, Grilli 21-15.
Groundouts-flyouts: Kuroda 8-2, Leach 0-0, Mota 1-2, Schlichting 2-2, Padilla 5-6, Jennings 3-2, Grilli 1-1.
Batters faced: Kuroda 24, Leach 1, Mota 5, Schlichting 6, Padilla 22, Jennings 11, Grilli 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Leach 2-0, Mota 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Larry Vanover. 1B: Adrian Johnson. 2B: Sam Holbrook. 3B: Charlie Reliford.
Weather: 92 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:00.
Att: 36,591.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
June 12, 2009
June 12, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
Below is an advertisement.