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Texas keeps top spot
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Rangers 2, Diamondbacks 1
Vicente Padilla improved to 6-3 on the season on Wednesday. (Rick Scuteri/AP)
Vicente Padilla held the D-backs to one run over seven innings and Frank Francisco and C.J. Wilson finished the job to even the series and keep the Rangers tied at the top of the American League West. David Murphy's RBI single in the second turned out to be the deciding run.
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Series at a glance:
  • Tue. 06/23: ARI 8, TEX 2
  • Wed. 06/24: TEX 2, ARI 1
  • Thu. 06/25: @ ARI, 8:40 PM CT
TEX
Texas (38-32)
Won 1
Texas 2, Arizona 1   ARI
Arizona (30-42)
Lost 1
June 24, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   2 4 1
Arizona
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   1 7 1
Standings thru 6/24/09  |  Recap: TEX | ARI  |  Gameday  |  Rangers stats  |  D-backs stats
Texas AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kinsler, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .266
Murphy, Dv, RF 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .258
Young, M, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .310
Byrd, CF 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .284
Blalock, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .243
  Wilson, C, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Boggs, LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .063
Teagarden, C 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 .230
Andrus, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .257
Padilla, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
  Francisco, F, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Davis, C, 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196
Totals 30 2 4 2 2 9 13  

BATTING
2B: Teagarden (5, Haren).
TB: Kinsler; Teagarden 2; Byrd; Murphy, Dv.
RBI: Teagarden (9), Murphy, Dv (15).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Padilla 2; Boggs; Kinsler.
SAC: Padilla.
GIDP: Young, M.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Kinsler (15, 2nd base off Haren/Montero, M).

FIELDING
E: Young, M (5, fielding).
DP: 2 (Young, M-Kinsler-Blalock 2).

 
Arizona AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Lopez, F, 2B 3 0 2 1 1 1 0 .307
Drew, SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .246
Upton, J, RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .323
Reynolds, Ma, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .263
Parra, G, CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .266
Clark, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .158
Byrnes, LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .216
Montero, M, C 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .233
  b-Young, Ch, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .203
Haren, P 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
  a-Ojeda, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
  Rauch, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Qualls, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 32 1 7 1 2 5 16  

a-Flied out for Haren in the 7th. b-Struck out for Montero, M in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Haren (3, Padilla), Drew (14, Francisco, F).
3B: Parra, G (5, Padilla).
TB: Parra, G 3; Haren 2; Montero, M; Drew 2; Lopez, F 2; Upton, J.
RBI: Lopez, F (16).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Drew; Byrnes 2; Parra, G.
SAC: Haren.
GIDP: Upton, J, Parra, G.
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Reynolds, Ma (11, fielding).
DP: (Lopez, F-Drew-Clark).

 
Texas IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Padilla (W, 6-3) 7.0 6 1 1 2 3 0 4.48
Francisco, F (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.42
Wilson, C (S, 7) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.79
 
Arizona IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Haren (L, 6-5) 7.0 4 2 2 1 8 0 2.25
Rauch 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.78
Qualls 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.23

WP: Francisco, F.
HBP: Byrd (by Haren).
Pitches-strikes: Padilla 109-67, Francisco, F 14-11, Wilson, C 14-9, Haren 116-75, Rauch 12-8, Qualls 11-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Padilla 13-4, Francisco, F 0-1, Wilson, C 2-0, Haren 7-5, Rauch 1-0, Qualls 3-0.
Batters faced: Padilla 28, Francisco, F 4, Wilson, C 3, Haren 28, Rauch 3, Qualls 3.
Umpires: HP: Brian Gorman. 1B: Gerry Davis. 2B: Todd Tichenor. 3B: Mike Everitt.
Weather: 101 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:40.
Att: 20,036.
Venue: Chase Field.
June 24, 2009
June 24, 2009

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