Houston Astros 5, Texas Rangers 3
Regular Season Game 65
Played on Thursday, June 18, 2009 (N) at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  2    0  2  0  -   5 11  1
TEX A    1  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      5   0   2   1       0   1       4   0
Keppinger 3b                  3   1   0   0       1   0       1   1
Tejada ss                     4   1   1   0       1   0       2   5
Lee dh                        4   0   2   1       1   0       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   0   0       1   1      11   0
Pence rf                      4   1   1   1       0   1       4   1
Matsui 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
Erstad lf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Quintero c                    4   1   2   1       0   0       4   2
Backe p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arias p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  11   4       4   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Keppinger-Berkman, Pence-Berkman, Tejada-Berkman.
E: Quintero (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Erstad (2,off Padilla).
3B: Bourn (5,off Jennings).
HR: Pence (10,8th inning off Jennings 0 on 0 out).
SH: Keppinger (2,off Jennings).
GDP: Erstad (1,off Padilla).
Team LOB: 9.

Texas Rangers                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kinsler 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
Young 3b                      4   1   2   1       0   1       0   4
Blalock dh                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Cruz rf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       5   0
Murphy lf                     3   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
Byrd cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      4   1   1   1       0   2      13   1
Teagarden c                   3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Jones ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Andrus ss                     1   0   1   0       2   0       2   3
Padilla p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jennings p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Grilli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   3   7   2       4   5      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Kinsler-Andrus-Davis.
PB: Teagarden 2 (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Young (9,1st inning off Backe 0 on 1 out); Davis (13,2nd inning off Backe
0 on 2 out).
GDP: Kinsler (4,off Hawkins).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (11,3rd base off Backe/Quintero); Murphy (5,2nd base off Wright/Quintero);
Byrd (3,2nd base off Valverde/Quintero).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe                         4     4   3   3   1   0   2  16
Wright                        2.2   0   0   0   2   3   0   9
Arias W(1-0)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Hawkins                       1     2   0   0   1   0   0   5
Valverde SV(3)                1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   3   3   4   5   2  35

WP: Backe (2).

Texas Rangers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Padilla                       6     7   3   3   3   4   0  27
Jennings L(2-2)               2     4   2   2   1   0   1  11
Grilli                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    11   5   5   4   4   1  41


Umpires: HP - Tim Tschida, 1B - Bob Davidson, 2B - Jeff Nelson, 3B - Mark Carlson
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 25445


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Texas Rangers            
1. Bourn               cf        Kinsler             2b
2. Keppinger           3b        Young               3b
3. Tejada              ss        Blalock             dh
4. Lee                 dh        Cruz                rf
5. Berkman             1b        Murphy              lf
6. Pence               rf        Byrd                cf
7. Matsui              2b        Davis               1b
8. Erstad              lf        Teagarden           c
9. Quintero            c         Andrus              ss
   Backe               p         Padilla             p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn grounded out (shortstop to first); Keppinger
lined to right; Tejada walked; Lee singled to left [Tejada to
second]; Teagarden allowed a passed ball [Tejada to third, Lee
to second]; Berkman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Rangers 0.

RANGERS 1ST: Kinsler grounded out (shortstop to first); Young
homered; Blalock flied to right; Cruz grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Rangers 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Pence grounded out (third to first); On a bunt
Matsui singled to catcher; Erstad grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Matsui out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Rangers 1.

RANGERS 2ND: Murphy popped to shortstop; Byrd grounded out
(shortstop to first); Davis homered; Teagarden grounded out
(catcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Rangers 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Quintero grounded out (second to first); Bourn
struck out; Keppinger grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Rangers 2.

RANGERS 3RD: Andrus walked; Kinsler lined into a double play to
third [Andrus out at first (third to first)]; Young grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Rangers 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Tejada flied to right; Lee grounded out (third to
first); Berkman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Rangers 2.

RANGERS 4TH: Blalock grounded out (pitcher to first); Cruz
singled to left; Backe threw a wild pitch [Cruz to second];
Murphy singled to shortstop [Cruz stayed at second]; Cruz stole
third [Cruz scored (error by Quintero), Murphy to second]; Byrd
flied to center [Murphy to third]; Davis grounded out (pitcher
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Rangers 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Pence flied to right; Matsui popped to shortstop;
Erstad doubled to left; Quintero singled to center [Erstad
scored]; Bourn grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Rangers 3.

RANGERS 5TH: WRIGHT REPLACED BACKE (PITCHING); Teagarden flied
to center; Andrus walked; Kinsler flied into a double play to
right [Andrus out at first (right to first)]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Rangers 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Keppinger walked; Tejada singled to left [Keppinger
to second]; Lee singled to right [Keppinger scored, Tejada to
third]; Berkman walked [Lee to second]; Pence struck out;
Teagarden allowed a passed ball [Tejada scored, Lee to third,
Berkman to second]; Matsui singled to second [Lee stayed at
third, Berkman stayed at second]; Erstad struck out; Quintero
forced Matsui (third to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros
3, Rangers 3.

RANGERS 6TH: Young was called out on strikes; Blalock flied to
center; Cruz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Rangers 3.

ASTROS 7TH: JENNINGS REPLACED PADILLA (PITCHING); Bourn singled
to left; Keppinger out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Bourn to second]; Tejada lined to first; Lee walked; Berkman
flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Rangers 3.

RANGERS 7TH: Murphy walked; Byrd flied to center; Murphy stole
second; Davis struck out; ARIAS REPLACED WRIGHT (PITCHING);
Teagarden struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Rangers 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Pence homered; Matsui grounded out (third to first);
Erstad grounded out (second to first); Quintero singled to
right; Bourn tripled to right [Quintero scored]; Keppinger
grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
5, Rangers 3.

RANGERS 8TH: HAWKINS REPLACED ARIAS (PITCHING); Andrus singled
to right; Kinsler grounded into a double play (shortstop to
first) [Andrus out at second]; Young singled to center; Blalock
walked [Young to second]; Cruz flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Rangers 3.

ASTROS 9TH: GRILLI REPLACED JENNINGS (PITCHING); Tejada grounded
out (first to pitcher); Lee flied to right; Berkman flied to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Rangers 3.

RANGERS 9TH: VALVERDE REPLACED HAWKINS (PITCHING); Murphy
singled to right; Byrd forced Murphy (shortstop to second); Byrd
stole second; Davis struck out (catcher to first); JONES BATTED
FOR TEAGARDEN; Jones lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Rangers 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  11   1    9
 Rangers          3   7   0    5


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