Texas 8, Cleveland 5

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 8, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Rangers Ballpark in Arlington
Temperature - 82°
Umpires - Home Plate - Tom Hallion, First Base - Phil Cuzzi, Second Base - Ed Hickox, Third Base - Jerry Crawford,
Attendance - 22829

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 5 7 0
Texas 0 4 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 8 9 3

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cleveland 0-2 0-0 0-2 L2
Texas 2-0 2-0 0-0 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Texas Rangers have a 2-0 record at home this season. The Cleveland Indians have a 0-2 record on the road.
  • Texas has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Rangers have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Indians have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Vicente Padilla pitched 5.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.76. Frank Francisco closed out the game to get the save and has 1 save for the season. Fausto Carmona took the loss for Cleveland.
  • Nelson Cruz (2), Elvis Andrus hit homeruns for Texas. Ben Francisco had the only homerun for Cleveland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Cleveland   Texas
Fausto Carmona Player Vicente Padilla
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 5.2
4 Strikeouts 5
7 Hits 4
10.80 ERA 4.76
Hitting
Cleveland   Texas
Victor Martinez Player Nelson Cruz
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 3
0 HR 2
2 TB 8
.400 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Cleveland 7 1 12 .189 23 9 4 3 0 0
Texas 9 3 23 .281 9 7 8 3 1 3

Upcoming Games

  • Texas will play their next game at home against Cleveland. The Rangers have a W/L % of 1.000 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • Cleveland will play their next game on the road against Texas. The Indians have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
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