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Streak ends at seven
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Rangers 10, Athletics 3
Edgar Gonzalez gave up six runs in 3 1/3 innings on Monday night. (Ben Margot/AP)
Edgar Gonzalez allowed six Rangers runs in 3 1/3 innings, and the A's couldn't do much to pick him up as Oakland's seven-game winning streak ended with a rout. Matt Carson ended the rough night on a positive note, however, hitting his first career home run in the ninth.
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Series at a glance:
TEX
Texas (82-67)
Won 1
Texas 10, Oakland 3   OAK
Oakland (71-79)
Lost 1
September 21, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
1 3 0 2 0 0 2 2 0   10 15 1
Oakland
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2   3 5 2
Standings thru 9/21/09  |  Recap: TEX | OAK  |  Gameday  |  Rangers stats  |  Athletics stats
Texas AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Borbon, DH 5 2 3 2 1 0 0 .321
Andrus, SS 6 2 1 0 0 3 4 .271
Murphy, Dv, LF 4 2 3 2 2 0 0 .273
Byrd, CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .283
  1-Gentry, PR-CF 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
Blalock, 1B 5 1 3 2 0 1 3 .241
Kinsler, 2B 5 1 0 0 0 0 9 .251
  German, E, 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .342
Cruz, N, RF 5 1 1 0 0 3 5 .261
Davis, C, 3B 4 1 2 2 1 1 1 .218
Teagarden, C 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .205
Totals 43 10 15 9 4 11 29  

1-Ran for Byrd in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Murphy, Dv (21, Gonzalez, E), Blalock (19, Gonzalez, E), Byrd (42, Gonzalez, E).
3B: Davis, C (1, Gray, J).
TB: Andrus; Davis, C 4; Blalock 4; Cruz, N; Borbon 3; Murphy, Dv 4; Byrd 3.
RBI: Blalock 2 (62), Borbon 2 (16), Murphy, Dv 2 (48), Byrd (79), Davis, C 2 (52).
2-out RBI: Blalock; Murphy, Dv; Davis, C 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kinsler 3; Byrd; Davis, C; Teagarden; Cruz, N 2; Gentry 2.
SAC: Teagarden.
Team RISP: 6-for-21.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Borbon (16, 2nd base off Gonzalez, E/Suzuki, K).

FIELDING
E: Kinsler (9, throw).
DP: 2 (Blalock-Andrus-Millwood, Kinsler-Andrus-Blalock).

 
Oakland AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kennedy, A, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .291
Davis, R, CF 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .316
Sweeney, R, RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .288
  Carson, M, RF 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .444
Suzuki, K, C 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .268
  Powell, C 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .236
Cust, DH 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .236
  a-Munson, PH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Ellis, M, 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .270
  Buck, LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .223
Hairston, S, LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
  Patterson, E, LF-2B 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .196
Crosby, 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
Pennington, SS 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .291
Totals 29 3 5 3 2 4 11  

a-Flied out for Cust in the 9th.

BATTING
HR: Carson, M (1, 9th inning off Guardado, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Sweeney, R; Carson, M 4; Davis, R; Kennedy, A; Pennington.
RBI: Davis, R (44), Carson, M 2 (3).
SF: Davis, R.
GIDP: Kennedy, A, Ellis, M.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
CS: Kennedy, A (6, 2nd base by Millwood/Teagarden).

FIELDING
E: Kennedy, A (15, fielding), Patterson, E (1, throw).

 
Texas IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Millwood (W, 11-10) 7.0 3 1 0 1 2 0 3.79
O'Day 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.65
Guardado 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 4.46
 
Oakland IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Gonzalez, E (L, 0-3) 3.1 9 6 5 2 3 0 5.22
Kilby 2.2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
Gray, J 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 2.45
Rodriguez, H 1.0 1 2 1 1 1 0 9.00
Casilla, S 1.0 2 0 0 1 3 0 6.08

WP: Rodriguez, H 2.
HBP: Byrd (by Rodriguez, H), Cust (by Millwood), Pennington (by Millwood).
Pitches-strikes: Millwood 90-54, O'Day 6-5, Guardado 30-21, Gonzalez, E 73-48, Kilby 34-25, Gray, J 23-15, Rodriguez, H 29-18, Casilla, S 25-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Millwood 10-2, O'Day 2-0, Guardado 0-1, Gonzalez, E 4-2, Kilby 1-2, Gray, J 1-1, Rodriguez, H 2-1, Casilla, S 0-0.
Batters faced: Millwood 25, O'Day 3, Guardado 6, Gonzalez, E 22, Kilby 8, Gray, J 6, Rodriguez, H 7, Casilla, S 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Kilby 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Laz Diaz. 1B: Eric Cooper. 2B: Mike Reilly. 3B: Chuck Meriwether.
Weather: 72 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:43.
Att: 10,581.
Venue: Oakland Coliseum.
September 21, 2009
September 21, 2009

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