Texas 6, Seattle 1

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, September 18, 2010 9:10 PM
Location - Safeco Field
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Gary Cederstrom, First Base - Ed Hickox, Second Base - Marty Foster, Third Base - Jim Wolf,
Attendance - 20843

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Texas 83-64 48-26 35-38 W1
Seattle 56-92 34-42 22-50 L1

Recap

Cliff Lee allowed six hits in eight innings, while Bengie Molina and Jeff Francoeur drove in two runs apiece as the Texas Rangers earned a 6-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.

Lee (12-8) allowed just one run - on Franklin Gutierrez's 12th homer in the seventh - and had eight strikeouts with one walk.

Francoeur had a two-run single in the fourth and Molina had a two-run single in the sixth.

Michael Young and David Murphy had RBI singles for the Rangers.

Jason Vargas (9-11) lost his sixth consecutive decision, allowing five runs on nine hits in six innings.

Ichiro Suzuki had two hits and has 193, tops in the majors.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Texas   Seattle
Cliff Lee Player Jason Vargas
Win W/L Loss
8.0 IP 6.0
8 Strikeouts 3
6 Hits 9
1.12 ERA 7.50
Hitting
Texas   Seattle
Bengie MolinaPlayer Josh Bard
3 Hits 2
2 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 3
.750 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Texas 12 0 15 .308 19 3 6 2 0 0
Seattle 6 1 10 .200 11 9 1 1 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Seattle will play their next game at home against Texas. The Mariners have a W/L % of .439 after a win and .344 after a loss.
  • Texas will play their next game on the road against Seattle. The Rangers have a W/L % of .573 after a win and .554 after a loss.
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