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Game Preview: TEX @ TBR, 2:00pm, Tuesday, October 4, 2011 @Tropicana Field

Rangers, 96-66, 2-1 in postseason

SP: Matt Harrison (25, LHP, 14-9, 3.39)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TBR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 RegS (14-9) 185.2 180 79 70 57 126 13 3.39
2010 RegS (3-2) 78.1 80 45 41 39 46 10 4.71
2009 RegS (4-5) 63.1 81 43 43 23 34 9 6.11
Last 7 GS 4-1 40.0 43 20 19 12 31 1 4.28 50
2011-09-28 @LAA ND 6.0 5 1 1 1 4 0 90 61
2011-09-23 SEA W 6.0 3 3 3 2 1 0 90 53
2011-09-18 @SEA W 6.2 6 0 0 2 9 0 116 69
2011-09-13 CLE W 5.0 7 3 3 1 4 1 94 44
2011-09-04 @BOS W 7.0 7 2 2 2 5 0 111 58
2011-08-24 BOS L 5.0 11 7 7 1 4 0 93 20
2011-08-19 @CHW ND 4.1 4 4 3 3 4 0 81 42
Last 5 v.TBR 1-0 8.0 3 0 0 0 8 0 0.00 84
2008-08-16 TBR W 8.0 3 0 0 0 8 0 109 84
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
Regular AND Postseason Totals
 Home:   53-30   Road:   45-37   ExtrInn: 4-5 
 vsRHP:  71-45   vsLHP:  27-22   1-Run:  20-24
 vsEast: 24-23   vsCntrl:25-18   vsWest: 40-17 IL: 9-9 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
  3 Mon, Oct  3  @TBR  W   4-3         -               
  2 Sat, Oct  1   TBR  W   8-6         -               
  1 Fri, Sep 30   TBR  L   0-9         -               
162 Wed, Sep 28  @LAA  W   3-1       96-66  1st 10.0 up
161 Tue, Sep 27  @LAA  W  10-3       95-66  1st  9.0 up
160 Mon, Sep 26  @LAA  W   4-3       94-66  1st  8.0 up
159 Sun, Sep 25   SEA  W  12-5       93-66  1st  7.0 up
158 Sat, Sep 24   SEA  W   7-3       92-66  1st  6.0 up
157 Fri, Sep 23   SEA  W   5-3       91-66  1st  6.0 up
156 Thu, Sep 22  @OAK  L   3-4       90-66  1st  5.0 up

Regular Season Only
 Last 10: 9-1    Last 20:16-4    Last 30:22-8 
Rays, 91-71, 1-2 in postseason

SP: Jeremy Hellickson (24, RHP, 13-10, 2.95)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TEX Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 RegS (13-10) 189.0 146 64 62 72 117 21 2.95
2010 RegS (4-0) 36.1 32 14 14 8 33 5 3.47
Last 7 GS 2-2 46.2 32 14 14 21 22 6 2.70 58
2011-09-27 NYY ND 6.0 6 3 3 5 1 1 89 44
2011-09-21 @NYY ND 7.0 2 2 2 4 3 1 96 64
2011-09-15 @BOS W 5.2 3 1 1 4 4 0 117 59
2011-09-10 BOS ND 6.0 5 3 3 3 2 1 102 49
2011-09-04 BAL W 9.0 4 1 1 0 1 1 97 76
2011-08-30 @TEX L 6.0 6 2 2 4 4 1 112 52
2011-08-25 DET L 7.0 6 2 2 1 7 1 102 63
Last 5 v.TEX 0-1 6.0 6 2 2 4 4 1 3.00 52
2011-08-30 @TEX L 6.0 6 2 2 4 4 1 112 52
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
Regular AND Postseason Totals
 Home:   47-35   Road:   45-38   ExtrInn: 9-5 
 vsRHP:  60-53   vsLHP:  32-20   1-Run:  26-19
 vsEast: 42-30   vsCntrl:21-17   vsWest: 17-20 IL:12-6 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
  3 Mon, Oct  3   TEX  L   3-4         -               
  2 Sat, Oct  1  @TEX  L   6-8         -               
  1 Fri, Sep 30  @TEX  W   9-0         -               
162 Wed, Sep 28   NYY  W   8-7 (12)  91-71  2nd  6.0 gb
161 Tue, Sep 27   NYY  W   5-3       90-71  2nd  7.0 gb
160 Mon, Sep 26   NYY  W   5-2       89-71  2nd  8.0 gb
159 Sun, Sep 25   TOR  W   5-2       88-71  3rd  9.0 gb
158 Sat, Sep 24   TOR  W   6-2       87-71  3rd  9.5 gb
157 Fri, Sep 23   TOR  L   1-5       86-71  3rd  9.5 gb
156 Thu, Sep 22  @NYY  W  15-8       86-70  3rd  9.0 gb

Regular Season Only
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20:13-7    Last 30:18-12
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Mon, Oct 03, 2011 TEX  4 @TBR  3        W:Colby Lewis , L: David Price , S: Neftali Feliz 
Sat, Oct 01, 2011 TEX  8  TBR  6        W:Derek Holland , L: James Shields , S: Neftali Feliz 
Fri, Sep 30, 2011 TBR  9 @TEX  0        W:Matt Moore , L: C.J. Wilson , S: none
Wed, Sep 07, 2011 TBR  5  TEX  4 (10)   W:Jake McGee (2-1), L: Mark Lowe (2-3), S: none
Tue, Sep 06, 2011 TEX  8 @TBR  0        W:C.J. Wilson (15-6), L: Jeff Niemann (9-7), S: none
Mon, Sep 05, 2011 TBR  5  TEX  1        W:James Shields (14-10), L: Scott Feldman (1-1), S: none
Thu, Sep 01, 2011 TEX  7  TBR  2        W:C.J. Wilson (14-6), L: Jeff Niemann (9-6), S: none
Wed, Aug 31, 2011 TBR  4 @TEX  1        W:James Shields (13-10), L: Alexi Ogando (12-7), S: none
Tue, Aug 30, 2011 TEX  2  TBR  0        W:Scott Feldman (1-0), L: Jeremy Hellickson (11-10), S: Neftali Feliz (26)
Wed, Jun 01, 2011 TEX  3 @TBR  0        W:Colby Lewis (5-5), L: David Price (6-5), S: Neftali Feliz (11)

Regular and Postseason
Season Series: 2011 - TEX over 7-5; 2010 - TBR won 6-5; 2009 - TEX won 6-3; All-Time - TEX leads 78-60

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2011 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Batter vs. Pitcher Include Regular and Postseason Totals, All Others Just Regular Season

Rangers Batters (5.28 RS/G) vs. Rays Pitchers (3.79 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 58.Hellickson
G/S/vB
37.Cruz
G/S/vB
43.Farnsworth
G/S/vB
47.Gomes
G/S/vB
74.Howell*
G/S/vB
57.McGee*
G/S/vB
55.Moore*
G/S/vB
62.Peralta
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
1.Andrus G/S/vP 3/.000 5/.833 3/.000 4/1.250 ··· 1/.000 3/.333 3/.000 665/503 .279/.347/.361/.708 .714/.706 .741 98/.843 37/12 5/25
29.Beltre G/S/vP ··· 14/.940 20/.000 3/.000 10/.600 1/.000 3/.000 5/.000 525/397 .296/.331/.561/.892 1.075/.836 .737 95/1.224 1/1 32/11
9.Chavez* G/S/vP 3/.000 7/.453 3/.333 1/2.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 274/228 .301/.323/.426/.749 .818/.735 .804 45/.600 10/5 5/1
17.Cruz G/S/vP ··· 3/.667 2/.500 3/.000 3/.666 ··· 3/.000 3/.666 513/402 .263/.312/.509/.821 1.096/.747 .688 44/.490 9/5 29/6
23.Gentry G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB 2/.500 1/.000 153/74 .271/.347/.346/.693 .735/.648 .506 40/.886 18/0 1/2
6.German G/S/vP ··· ··· 4/1.250 1/.000 5/.400 ··· ··· ··· 13/7 .455/.462/.818/1.280 1.750/1.000 2.667 13/1.280 1/0 1/0
32.Hamilton* G/S/vP 3/2.667 2/.500 4/.250 1/.000 9/1.000 ··· 3/1.667 2/.000 538/383 .298/.346/.536/.882 .825/.904 .852 96/.965 8/1 25/5
5.Kinsler G/S/vP 4/.000 4/1.750 3/1.666 3/2.667 4/.500 1/no AB 3/.333 5/2.100 723/534 .255/.355/.477/.832 .880/.815 .730 105/1.043 30/4 32/11
18.Moreland* G/S/vP 3/.667 1/no AB ··· 2/5.000 2/1.000 4/.250 ··· 2/.000 512/390 .259/.320/.414/.733 .577/.783 .726 44/.484 2/2 16/5
7.Murphy* G/S/vP 3/2.000 ··· 3/1.334 2/.000 3/.666 3/1.334 ··· 3/1.666 440/322 .275/.328/.401/.729 .507/.809 .679 93/.837 11/6 11/4
25.Napoli G/S/vP 3/.666 5/1.267 6/.900 2/.000 ··· 2/2.500 3/.000 3/1.666 432/297 .320/.414/.631/1.046 1.049/1.044 1.078 81/1.411 4/2 30/3
8.Torrealba G/S/vP 3/.333 11/.489 2/.500 ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 3/.000 2/.000 419/294 .273/.306/.399/.705 .612/.744 .587 32/.748 0/2 7/9
15.Treanor G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 3/.000 1/no AB 4/.500 2/.500 ··· ··· 242/186 .214/.338/.291/.628 .601/.636 .554 11/.091 2/2 3/4
10.Young G/S/vP 3/1.000 9/.476 9/1.445 2/1.000 10/.633 1/.000 3/.000 7/.453 689/520 .338/.380/.474/.854 .902/.838 .776 98/.806 6/2 11/8
IP 189.0 48.2 57.2 37.0 30.2 28.0 9.1 67.2 TOTAL .283/.340/.460/.800 .804/.798 .740 .910 143/45 210/114
ERA-K/9 2.95/5.6 3.88/8.5 2.18/8.0 2.92/7.8 6.16/7.6 4.50/8.7 2.89/14.5 2.93/8.1 3.58/7.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Napoli (21-12-1)
 Torrealba (56-27-7)
 Treanor (42-14-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 774/.210 200/.211 231/.211 160/.246 138/.259 124/.270 40/.243 256/.188 .234  Cruz
 Murphy
 Hamilton
 Chavez
 Gentry
 Moreland
18/0/109/6
78/13/32/5
85/35/0/5
12/66/6/3
2/55/7/0
0/0/34/0
OPS .660 .671 .608 .656 .770 .801 .651 .586 .686
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 416/.726 81/.527 108/.678 65/.778 68/.581 65/.510 11/.697 118/.435 .662
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 358/.585 119/.770 123/.552 95/.575 70/.978 59/1.143 29/.633 138/.718 .707
Home 392/.628 105/.646 130/.596 92/.506 60/.636 66/.961 / 119/.367
Last 28d days 132/.592 20/.544 27/.986 28/.254 18/1.056 33/.524 40/.651 33/.402
HR/SB/CS 21/10/1 5/8/3 5/2/1 3/3/1 5/5/1 5/4/0 1/0/0 7/5/2 161/104/33
Usage ······X· X·o··X·· ·····Xoo o·oo·Xo· o······· ··o··oo· ···X···· X·o··o··
Rays Batters (4.36 RS/G) vs. Rangers Pitchers (4.18 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 54.Harrison*
G/S/vB
37.Adams
G/S/vB
39.Feldman
G/S/vB
30.Feliz
G/S/vB
51.Gonzalez*
G/S/vB
28.Oliver*
G/S/vB
19.Uehara
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
15.Brignac* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 2/1.000 3/.000 4/.500 264/221 .193/.227/.221/.448 .340/.468 .548 45/.437 3/1 1/7
22.Damon* G/S/vP 13/1.615 3/.000 18/.620 5/.600 7/.572 46/.719 13/.923 647/457 .261/.326/.418/.743 .812/.715 .677 95/.795 19/6 16/0
5.Fuld* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· 2/1.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 346/261 .240/.313/.360/.673 .554/.710 .730 4/.250 20/8 3/3
28.Jaso* G/S/vP 3/1.167 3/.666 2/1.000 2/2.000 2/.000 2/.000 4/.250 273/235 .224/.298/.354/.651 .574/.662 .657 37/.604 1/2 5/4
8.Jennings G/S/vP ··· 2/2.500 8/.500 2/.500 ··· ··· 2/.500 287/197 .259/.356/.449/.805 .791/.811 .715 112/.511 20/6 10/1
9.Johnson# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 ··· 1/.000 181/91 .194/.257/.338/.595 .647/.550 .570 7/.619 6/7 4/2
20.Joyce* G/S/vP 2/.000 3/.333 9/.472 3/.000 2/2.500 5/.800 1/5.000 522/421 .277/.347/.478/.825 .657/.866 .898 78/.783 13/1 19/3
11.Kotchman* G/S/vP 9/.222 4/.250 12/.440 4/.000 4/.500 8/.268 1/3.000 563/401 .306/.378/.422/.800 .709/.838 .854 99/.665 2/2 10/2
31.Lobaton# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 39/18 .118/.231/.147/.378 .390/.349 .341 32/.361 0/0 0/1
3.Longoria G/S/vP 4/3.000 1/no AB 16/.650 6/.167 3/.000 7/1.229 11/.727 574/425 .244/.355/.495/.850 .943/.819 .812 111/1.067 3/2 31/14
1.Rodriguez G/S/vP 4/.500 1/.000 10/1.214 1/2.000 4/.500 1/.000 2/.000 436/269 .223/.323/.357/.679 .864/.567 .609 76/.778 11/7 8/11
10.Shoppach G/S/vP 1/.000 2/.500 18/.646 1/.000 4/1.250 5/.600 ··· 253/128 .176/.268/.339/.607 .788/.431 .538 31/.785 0/0 11/3
2.Upton G/S/vP 4/1.750 3/.333 17/.662 4/.250 5/.900 5/.000 10/.700 640/463 .243/.331/.429/.759 .746/.763 .674 111/1.123 36/12 23/3
18.Zobrist# G/S/vP 8/.250 2/.500 13/.154 9/.583 5/.933 8/.804 9/.222 674/461 .269/.353/.469/.822 .907/.793 .738 91/.764 19/6 20/6
IP 185.2 73.2 32.0 62.1 53.1 51.0 65.0 TOTAL .244/.322/.402/.724 .749/.714 .705 .758 155/62 172/73
ERA-K/9 3.39/6.1 1.47/9.0 3.94/6.2 2.74/7.8 4.39/8.6 2.29/7.8 2.35/11.8 3.79/7.4

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Jaso (50-10-4)
 Lobaton (7-3-0)
 Shoppach (26-18-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 772/.257 277/.169 129/.216 252/.194 230/.250 215/.236 243/.164 .244  Joyce
 Upton
 Fuld
 Jennings
 Zobrist
 Damon
 Rodriguez
 Johnson
15/0/126/8
0/151/0/6
75/7/9/5
53/8/1/3
0/0/38/1
16/0/0/0
2/0/0/0
1/1/0/0
OPS .685 .496 .614 .598 .738 .591 .535 .698
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 225/.729 159/.538 64/.391 140/.561 110/.574 94/.587 124/.472 .726
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 547/.667 118/.439 65/.837 112/.644 120/.900 121/.594 119/.597 .679
Road 383/.653 135/.544 57/.771 101/.546 106/.771 85/.669 116/.503
Last 28d days 127/.602 38/.550 43/.710 36/.523 25/.606 28/.677 23/.304
HR/SB/CS 13/3/3 5/9/0 3/3/4 4/1/3 7/4/0 3/4/2 11/0/0 170/85/46
Usage ···o·X·· X·o··o·o ···X···· X·o··o·X o··o··o· o·o····X ··o··X·X

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.