Texas 8, Minnesota 5

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, August 17, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Rangers Ballpark in Arlington
Temperature - 96°
Umpires - Home Plate - Mike DiMuro, First Base - Dale Scott, Second Base - Ron Kulpa, Third Base - Jerry Meals,
Attendance - 17940

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 5 7 0
Texas 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8 12 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 0-0 0-0 0-0 L3
Texas 0-0 0-0 0-0 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Texas Rangers have a 0-0 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 0-0 record on the road.
  • Texas has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Rangers have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Twins have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Tommy Hunter pitched 5.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 0.00. Frank Francisco closed out the game to get the save and has 0 save s for the season. Francisco Liriano took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Joe Mauer had the only homerun for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Texas
Francisco Liriano Player Tommy Hunter
Loss W/L Win
2.0 IP 5.2
1 Strikeouts 5
7 Hits 4
31.50 ERA 6.35
Hitting
Minnesota   Texas
Joe Mauer Player Marlon Byrd
3 Hits 2
1 RBI 3
1 HR 0
7 TB 3
.600 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 7 1 12 .206 17 7 5 6 1 0
Texas 12 0 16 .353 18 5 8 4 1 0

Upcoming Games

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