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Standings
BOS
@LAA
3
5
DET
@BAL
5
1
KCR
@CHW
8
7
TEX
@MIN
1
0
OAK
@NYY
1
2
CLE
@SEA
6
2
TOR
@TBR
9
4
LAD
@ARI
6
5
WSN
@ATL
15
6
NYM
@CIN
7
5
 
(10)
PIT
@COL
3
11
PHI
@FLA
2
3
 
(11)
CHC
@HOU
9
0
MIL
@SFG
7
4
SDP
@STL
5
9
Sunday, July 20, 2008, 1:10PM
, Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Attendance: 36,029, Time of Game: 2:25
Rangers
1
51-48
 Won 1 
3rd, 9½ GB
at Twins
0
55-43
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Vicente Padilla (11-5)
L: Scott Baker (6-3)
S: C.J. Wilson (23)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Rangers         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    1  3  0
Twins           0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  3  0

Texas Rangers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ian Kinsler 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .328 .389 .533 .922 20 11 -0.041 0.81 0.026 -0.067 -0.5 3 3 SB
Brandon Boggs LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .251 .335 .404 .739 12 10 -0.056 0.82 0.018 -0.074 -0.4 2 0
Michael Young SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .296 .345 .418 .763 17 11 -0.070 0.69 0.000 -0.070 -0.8 5 3
Milton Bradley DH 3 0 1 0 1 2 4 .312 .436 .595 1.031 15 7 -0.013 0.88 0.041 -0.054 -0.0
David Murphy RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .269 .310 .456 .766 10 8 -0.103 1.02 0.000 -0.103 -1.1 1 0
Hank Blalock 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .281 .349 .427 .776 6 4 -0.053 0.64 0.000 -0.053 -0.4 0 1
Marlon Byrd CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .245 .327 .386 .713 9 8 -0.083 1.08 0.000 -0.083 -0.7 3 0
Chris Davis 1B 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .239 .301 .627 .928 20 12 -0.060 0.80 0.000 -0.060 -0.5 9 3
Taylor Teagarden C 3 1 1 1 0 2 3 .167 .167 .667 .833 16 10 0.151 0.53 0.176 -0.025 0.8 2 1 HR
Vicente Padilla P 2 1
   Eddie Guardado P 0 0
   C.J. Wilson P 0 0
Team Totals 30 1 3 1 2 8 32 .100 .156 .200 .356 125 81 -0.328 0.81 0.261 -0.589 -3.6 27 12
HR: T Teagarden (1, off S Baker, 6th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF-CF).
TB: T Teagarden 4; B Boggs; M Bradley.
RBI: T Teagarden (1).
2-out RBI: T Teagarden.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 2.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Davis-M Young; M Young-I Kinsler-C Davis.
Baserunning
SB: I Kinsler (24, 2nd base off S Baker/J Mauer).

Minnesota Twins

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Carlos Gomez CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .250 .285 .349 .634 14 11 -0.189 1.91 0.000 -0.189 -1.0 2 0
Alexi Casilla 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .313 .353 .430 .783 25 16 -0.187 1.47 0.000 -0.187 -1.0 1 2 GDP
Joe Mauer C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .324 .419 .465 .884 14 8 0.053 1.75 0.129 -0.077 -0.1 6 2
Justin Morneau 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .322 .391 .519 .909 10 7 -0.242 2.23 0.000 -0.242 -0.9 6 1
Jason Kubel DH 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .264 .333 .462 .795 9 4 -0.001 0.79 0.037 -0.038 0.2
Delmon Young LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .299 .340 .405 .745 16 10 -0.095 1.72 0.046 -0.141 -0.6 5 0 GDP
Brian Buscher 3B 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .333 .360 .452 .812 11 5 -0.015 1.43 0.083 -0.098 -0.4 0 0 CS
Brendan Harris SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .260 .314 .370 .684 15 8 -0.119 1.59 0.000 -0.119 -0.6 1 1
Denard Span RF 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .309 .411 .407 .818 13 6 -0.032 1.67 0.063 -0.095 -0.1 5 0
Scott Baker P 1 0
   Joe Nathan P 0 0
Team Totals 27 0 3 0 4 1 31 .111 .226 .111 .337 127 75 -0.827 1.64 0.358 -1.186 -4.6 27 6
TB: B Buscher; D Young; J Mauer.
GIDP: A Casilla (5); D Young (11).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 1.
Baserunning
CS: B Buscher (2, 2nd base by V Padilla/T Teagarden).

Texas Rangers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Vicente Padilla, W (11-5) 7 3 0 0 2 0 0 4.41 23 80 49 35 4 10 13 8 2 0 69 0.480 1.11 3.6
Eddie Guardado, H (20) 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.80 4 24 11 7 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0.143 2.54 0.5
C.J. Wilson, S (23) 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.89 4 23 15 9 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.204 3.50 0.5
Team Totals 9 3 0 0 4 1 0 0.00 31 127 75 51 10 14 14 12 2 0 69 0 0 0.827 1.64 4.6

Minnesota Twins

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Scott Baker, L (6-3) 8 2 1 1 1 8 1 3.26 27 106 71 42 15 14 5 13 1 0 81 0.288 0.82 3.1
Joe Nathan 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.11 5 19 10 6 0 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 0.039 0.80 0.5
Team Totals 9 3 1 1 2 8 1 1.00 32 125 81 48 15 18 5 17 2 0 81 0 0 0.327 0.81 3.6
Balks: None.
WP: C Wilson (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ed Hickox, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Ed Rapuano.
Time of Game: 2:25.
Attendance: 36,029.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 70° F, Wind 0mph.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t6 0-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  R TEX T. Teagarden S. Baker 18% 62% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
b9 0-1 2 --3 4,(1-2)  O MIN J. Morneau C. Wilson 16% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 0-1 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  OO MIN A. Casilla V. Padilla 9% 69% Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS (2B-1B)
b9 0-1 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O MIN C. Gomez C. Wilson 9% 89% Strikeout Swinging
b8 0-1 1 1-- 6,(3-2)  O MIN B. Harris E. Guardado 8% 77% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Scott Baker facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 7,(3-2)  O TEX I. Kinsler S. Baker -2% 48% Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
t1 0-0 1 --- 4,(0-2)  O TEX B. Boggs S. Baker -2% 46% Flyball: LF (LF-CF)
t1 0-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O TEX M. Young S. Baker -1% 45% Strikeout Swinging (C-1B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Vicente Padilla facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O MIN C. Gomez V. Padilla 2% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
b1 0-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O MIN A. Casilla V. Padilla 2% 49% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- 5,(0-2)  MIN J. Mauer V. Padilla -1% 48% Single to CF (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
b1 0-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  O MIN J. Morneau V. Padilla 2% 50% Lineout: SS (SS-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Top of the 2nd, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Scott Baker facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O TEX M. Bradley S. Baker -2% 48% Strikeout Swinging
t2 0-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TEX D. Murphy S. Baker -2% 46% Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
t2 0-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O TEX H. Blalock S. Baker -1% 45% Foul Flyball: LF (LF Foul)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Vicente Padilla facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- 4,(3-0)  MIN J. Kubel V. Padilla -4% 41% Walk
b2 0-0 0 1-- 5,(2-2)  OO MIN D. Young V. Padilla 8% 49% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B (Weak SS)
b2 0-0 2 --- 3,(1-1)  MIN B. Buscher V. Padilla -1% 48% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
b2 0-0 2 1-- 3,(1-1)  O MIN B. Harris V. Padilla 2% 50% Lineout: LF (Deep LF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Top of the 3rd, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Scott Baker facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O TEX M. Byrd S. Baker -3% 47% Foul Flyball: RF (RF Foul)
t3 0-0 1 --- 7,(2-2)  O TEX C. Davis S. Baker -2% 46% Strikeout Swinging (C-1B)
t3 0-0 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O TEX T. Teagarden S. Baker -1% 44% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Vicente Padilla facing 9-1-2
b3 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN D. Span V. Padilla 3% 47% Groundout: 1B unassisted (Weak 2B-1B)
b3 0-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O MIN C. Gomez V. Padilla 2% 49% Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
b3 0-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  O MIN A. Casilla V. Padilla 1% 50% Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Top of the 4th, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Scott Baker facing 1-2-3
t4 0-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O TEX I. Kinsler S. Baker -3% 47% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t4 0-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O TEX B. Boggs S. Baker -2% 45% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O TEX M. Young S. Baker -1% 44% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Vicente Padilla facing 3-4-5
b4 0-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O MIN J. Mauer V. Padilla 3% 47% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-3B Hole)
b4 0-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O MIN J. Morneau V. Padilla 2% 49% Flyball: CF (Deep CF-RF)
b4 0-0 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O MIN J. Kubel V. Padilla 1% 50% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-3B Hole)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Top of the 5th, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Scott Baker facing 4-5-6
t5 0-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O TEX M. Bradley S. Baker -3% 47% Strikeout Swinging
t5 0-0 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O TEX D. Murphy S. Baker -2% 45% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-2B)
t5 0-0 2 --- 3,(2-0)  O TEX H. Blalock S. Baker -1% 43% Flyball: LF (Short LF-CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, Rangers' Vicente Padilla facing 6-7-8
b5 0-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  MIN D. Young V. Padilla -5% 39% Single to RF (Ground Ball)
b5 0-0 0 1-- 3,(1-1)  O MIN B. Buscher V. Padilla 4% 43% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak SS)
b5 0-0 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  O MIN B. Harris V. Padilla 5% 48% Buscher Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
b5 0-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  O MIN B. Harris V. Padilla 2% 50% Groundout: P-1B (P's Right)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 0, Twins 0.
Top of the 6th, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Scott Baker facing 7-8-9
t6 0-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O TEX M. Byrd S. Baker -3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
t6 0-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  O TEX C. Davis S. Baker -2% 44% Strikeout Swinging
t6 0-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  R TEX T. Teagarden S. Baker 18% 62% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
t6 1-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  TEX I. Kinsler S. Baker 1% 63% Walk
t6 1-0 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  TEX B. Boggs S. Baker 1% 64% Kinsler Steals 2B
t6 1-0 2 -2- 3,(1-1)  O TEX B. Boggs S. Baker -4% 60% Foul Flyball: LF (LF Foul)
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-1, Rangers' Vicente Padilla facing 9-1-2
b6 0-1 0 --- 6,(3-2)  MIN D. Span V. Padilla -6% 54% Walk
b6 0-1 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O MIN C. Gomez V. Padilla 6% 60% Foul Bunt Popfly: C (Behind Home)
b6 0-1 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  OO MIN A. Casilla V. Padilla 9% 69% Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS (2B-1B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Twins 0.
Top of the 7th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Twins' Scott Baker facing 3-4-5
t7 1-0 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O TEX M. Young S. Baker -3% 67% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
t7 1-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  TEX M. Bradley S. Baker 3% 69% Single to 3B (Ground Ball to Weak 3B)
t7 1-0 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  O TEX D. Murphy S. Baker -3% 66% Flyball: LF (LF-CF)
t7 1-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  O TEX H. Blalock S. Baker -3% 64% Lineout: RF (Deep RF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-1, Rangers' Vicente Padilla facing 3-4-5
b7 0-1 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O MIN J. Mauer V. Padilla 5% 69% Flyball: LF (LF-CF)
b7 0-1 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O MIN J. Morneau V. Padilla 4% 72% Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
b7 0-1 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O MIN J. Kubel V. Padilla 2% 75% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Twins 0.
Top of the 8th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Twins' Scott Baker facing 7-8-9
t8 1-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O TEX M. Byrd S. Baker -2% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B (Weak SS-2B)
t8 1-0 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O TEX C. Davis S. Baker -2% 70% Strikeout Swinging
t8 1-0 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O TEX T. Teagarden S. Baker -1% 69% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-1, Rangers' Eddie Guardado facing 6-7-8
Eddie Guardado replaces Vicente Padilla pitching
b8 0-1 0 --- 7,(3-2)  O MIN D. Young E. Guardado 6% 76% Popfly: 1B
b8 0-1 1 --- 5,(3-1)  MIN B. Buscher E. Guardado -7% 69% Walk
b8 0-1 1 1-- 6,(3-2)  O MIN B. Harris E. Guardado 8% 77% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b8 0-1 2 1-- 6,(3-2)  O MIN D. Span E. Guardado 7% 84% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Twins 0.
Top of the 9th, Rangers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Twins' Joe Nathan facing 1-2-3
Joe Nathan replaces Scott Baker pitching
t9 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O TEX I. Kinsler J. Nathan -2% 82% Flyball: RF
t9 1-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  TEX B. Boggs J. Nathan 2% 84% Single to RF (Line Drive to Short RF)
t9 1-0 1 1-- 5,(2-2)  O TEX M. Young J. Nathan -2% 81% Popfly: 2B (2B-1B)
t9 1-0 2 1-- 4,(3-0)  TEX M. Bradley J. Nathan 1% 83% Walk; Boggs to 2B
t9 1-0 2 12- 3,(1-1)  O TEX D. Murphy J. Nathan -3% 80% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Twins Batting, Behind 0-1, Rangers' C.J. Wilson facing 1-2-3
C.J. Wilson replaces Eddie Guardado pitching
b9 0-1 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O MIN C. Gomez C. Wilson 9% 89% Strikeout Swinging
b9 0-1 1 --- 12,(3-2)  O MIN A. Casilla C. Wilson 7% 95% Popfly: SS (Deep 3B)
b9 0-1 2 --- 4,(3-0)  MIN J. Mauer C. Wilson -5% 90% Walk
b9 0-1 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  MIN J. Morneau C. Wilson -6% 84% Wild Pitch; Mauer to 3B
b9 0-1 2 --3 4,(1-2)  O MIN J. Morneau C. Wilson 16% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Twins 0.

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