Texas Rangers 10, Houston Astros 7
Regular Season Game 79
Played on Friday, June 27, 2003 (D) at Minute Maid Park

TEX A    0  0  0    2  2  1    3  0  2  -  10 10  0
HOU N    2  1  0    0  1  0    2  0  1  -   7 12  0
Texas Rangers                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young 2b                      4   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Blalock 3b                    5   3   3   0       0   1       2   4
Rodriguez ss                  3   2   1   1       1   0       1   2
Palmeiro 1b                   3   2   1   4       1   0       9   0
Everett rf,lf                 4   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Mench lf                      2   2   1   1       1   1       0   0
  Cordero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonzalez ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Urbina p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Diaz c                        5   0   3   3       0   1       8   0
Glanville cf                  4   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Benoit p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lamb ph                     1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Rosman Garcia p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Teixeira lf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sadler rf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34  10  10  10       7   5      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Everett (13,off Rosario); Mench (9,off Saarloos); Diaz (9,off Redding).
3B: Rodriguez (1,off Bland).
HR: Palmeiro (18,7th inning off Lidge 2 on 0 out).
SF: Palmeiro (2,off Bland).
HBP: Mench (1,by Rosario); Rodriguez (7,by Saarloos).
GDP: Blalock (8,off Saarloos).
IBB: Glanville (1,by Rosario).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Mench (1,2nd base off Rosario/Ausmus); Everett (4,3rd base off Rosario/Ausmus).
CS: Rodriguez (2,2nd base by Saarloos/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     5   1   1   0       0   2       5   0
Blum 2b                       5   1   2   1       0   0       2   1
Bagwell 1b                    5   2   2   2       0   2      11   1
Berkman lf                    5   1   2   2       0   1       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    5   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   1   1   1       0   1       0   3
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       5   1
Everett ss                    4   0   1   0       0   1       3   3
Rosario p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Miller ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Saarloos p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bland p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Matranga ph                 1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Redding p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bruntlett ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zaun ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Munro p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       39   7  12   7       2   8      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bagwell-Everett-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (13,off Benoit); Hidalgo (19,off Rosman Garcia); Blum (12,off Rosman
Garcia).
HR: Berkman (14,1st inning off Benoit 1 on 2 out); Ensberg (14,2nd inning off
Benoit 0 on 0 out); Matranga (1,5th inning off Benoit 0 on 0 out); Bagwell
(14,9th inning off Urbina 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Texas Rangers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Benoit W(3-3)                 5     5   4   4   1   4   3  21
Rosman Garcia                 1.1   4   2   2   1   1   0   9
Cordero                       1.2   2   0   0   0   2   0   7
Urbina                        1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                        9    12   7   7   2   8   4  41


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rosario                       2     1   0   0   1   2   0   9
Saarloos                      2.1   2   2   2   2   0   0  10
Bland                         0.2   2   2   2   0   0   0   4
Redding L(4-8)                1     1   1   1   1   0   0   5
Lidge                         1     2   3   3   1   1   1   6
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Wagner                        0.2   2   2   2   2   0   0   6
Munro                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    10  10  10   7   5   1  44

HBP: Rosario (1,Mench); Saarloos (2,Rodriguez).
IBB: Rosario (1,Glanville).

Umpires: HP - Randy Marsh, 1B - Sam Holbrook, 2B - Brian Knight, 3B - Angel Hernandez
Time of Game: 3:10   Attendance: 37440


Starting Lineups:

   Texas Rangers                 Houston Astros           
1. Young               2b        Biggio              cf
2. Blalock             3b        Blum                2b
3. Rodriguez           ss        Bagwell             1b
4. Palmeiro            1b        Berkman             lf
5. Everett             rf        Hidalgo             rf
6. Mench               lf        Ensberg             3b
7. Diaz                c         Ausmus              c
8. Glanville           cf        Everett             ss
9. Benoit              p         Rosario             p

RANGERS 1ST: Young grounded out (third to first); Blalock struck
out; Rodriguez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; On a bunt Blum singled to
pitcher; Bagwell forced Blum (third to second); Berkman homered
[Bagwell scored]; Hidalgo struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 0, Astros 2.

RANGERS 2ND: Palmeiro grounded out (pitcher to first); Everett
doubled to shortstop; Mench was hit by a pitch; Diaz struck out
while Everett stole third and Mench stole second; Glanville was
walked intentionally; Benoit flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Ensberg homered; Ausmus lined to third; Everett
grounded out (shortstop to first); MILLER BATTED FOR ROSARIO;
Miller walked; Biggio flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Rangers 0, Astros 3.

RANGERS 3RD: SAARLOOS REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Young walked;
Blalock grounded into a double play (first to shortstop to
first) [Young out at second]; Rodriguez was hit by a pitch;
Rodriguez was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Blum flied to right; Bagwell was called out on
strikes; Berkman doubled to right; Hidalgo grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 3.

RANGERS 4TH: Palmeiro walked; Everett flied to center; Mench
doubled to left [Palmeiro scored]; Diaz singled to right [Mench
scored]; Glanville flied to center; Benoit grounded out (second
to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Ensberg popped to shortstop; Ausmus grounded out
(third to first); Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros 3.

RANGERS 5TH: Young grounded out (shortstop to first); BLAND
REPLACED SAARLOOS (PITCHING); Blalock singled to center;
Rodriguez tripled to center [Blalock scored]; Palmeiro hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Rodriguez scored]; Everett popped to
second; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: MATRANGA BATTED FOR BLAND; Matranga homered;
Debut game for Dave Matranga; Biggio grounded out (third to
first); Blum popped to third; Bagwell was called out on strikes;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 4, Astros 4.

RANGERS 6TH: REDDING REPLACED MATRANGA (PITCHING); Mench walked;
Diaz doubled to center [Mench to third]; Glanville popped to
second; LAMB BATTED FOR BENOIT; Lamb grounded out (first
unassisted) [Mench scored, Diaz to third]; Young flied to
center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: ROSMAN GARCIA REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); Berkman
lined to first; Hidalgo doubled to left; Ensberg lined to first;
Ausmus walked; Everett struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Rangers 5, Astros 4.

RANGERS 7TH: LIDGE REPLACED REDDING (PITCHING); Blalock singled
to center; Rodriguez walked [Blalock to second]; Palmeiro
homered [Blalock scored, Rodriguez scored]; Everett lined to
shortstop; Mench struck out; Diaz grounded out (third to first);
3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 8, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: BRUNTLETT BATTED FOR LIDGE; Bruntlett flied to
center; Debut game for Eric Bruntlett; Biggio singled to
left; Blum doubled to right [Biggio scored]; Bagwell singled to
center [Blum scored]; CORDERO REPLACED MENCH (PITCHING);
TEIXEIRA REPLACED ROSMAN GARCIA (PLAYING LF); Berkman flied to
center; Hidalgo singled to center [Bagwell to third]; Ensberg
struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rangers 8, Astros 6.

RANGERS 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED BRUNTLETT (PITCHING); Glanville
grounded out (shortstop to first); Teixeira struck out; Young
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 8, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Ausmus grounded out (second to first); Everett
singled to right; ZAUN BATTED FOR DOTEL; Zaun grounded out
(second to first) [Everett to second]; Biggio struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 8, Astros 6.

RANGERS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED ZAUN (PITCHING); Blalock singled to
right; Rodriguez flied to right; Palmeiro popped to first;
Everett walked [Blalock to second]; GONZALEZ BATTED FOR CORDERO;
Gonzalez walked [Blalock to third, Everett to second]; Diaz
singled to left [Blalock scored, Everett scored, Gonzalez to
third]; MUNRO REPLACED WAGNER (PITCHING); Glanville grounded out
(pitcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rangers 10, Astros 6.

ASTROS 9TH: EVERETT CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); URBINA
REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); SADLER REPLACED TEIXEIRA (PLAYING
RF); Blum popped to pitcher; Bagwell homered; Berkman struck
out; Hidalgo flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 10,
Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rangers         10  10   0    7
 Astros           7  12   0    7


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