Texas 5, Oakland 4

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Rangers Ballpark in Arlington
Temperature - 71°
Umpires - Home Plate - Eric Cooper, First Base - Angel Campos, Second Base - Mike Reilly, Third Base - Lazaro Diaz,
Attendance - 12627

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 4 10 2
Texas 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 5 5 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oakland 7-11 4-5 3-6 L1
Texas 10-10 6-4 4-6 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Texas Rangers have a 6-4 record at home this season. The Oakland Athletics have a 3-6 record on the road.
  • Texas has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Rangers have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up losses. The Athletics have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Kevin Millwood pitched 8.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.13. Frank Francisco closed out the game to get the save and has 6 save s for the season. Michael Wuertz took the loss for Oakland.
  • Ryan Sweeney had the only homerun for Oakland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Oakland   Texas
Brett Anderson Player Kevin Millwood
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 8.0
5 Strikeouts 5
3 Hits 10
1.80 ERA 2.25
Hitting
Oakland   Texas
Orlando Cabrera Player Hank Blalock
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
3 TB 2
.750 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Oakland 10 1 13 .278 18 5 2 2 1 2
Texas 5 0 5 .172 12 7 5 5 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Texas will play their next game at home against Oakland. The Rangers have a W/L % of .556 after a win and .455 after a loss.
  • Oakland will play their next game on the road against Texas. The Athletics have a W/L % of .375 after a win and .400 after a loss.
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