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Game Preview: TOR @ TEX, 8:05pm, Tuesday, April 26, 2011 @Rangers Ballpark in Arlington

Blue Jays, 10-12, 10-12 4th, 3½ GB, 2½ GB in WC

SP: Jesse Litsch (26, RHP, 1-1, 3.63)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TEX Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (1-1) 17.1 18 9 7 7 16 1 3.63
2010 (1-5) 46.2 53 30 30 15 16 7 5.79
2009 (0-1) 9.0 14 9 9 1 8 4 9.00
Last 7 GS 2-3 39.1 41 19 17 13 25 4 3.89 49
2011-04-17 @BOS L 6.0 7 6 4 1 5 1 97 42
2011-04-11 @SEA ND 5.0 5 0 0 4 4 0 111 57
2011-04-06 OAK W 6.1 6 3 3 2 7 0 100 54
2010-08-01 CLE L 4.0 6 4 4 2 1 1 74 33
2010-07-25 @DET ND 5.1 5 2 2 3 3 0 82 50
2010-07-20 @KCR W 5.2 8 1 1 0 0 0 84 49
2010-07-11 BOS L 7.0 4 3 3 1 5 2 99 61
Last 5 v.TEX 1-0 10.2 15 6 6 2 10 2 5.06 45
2008-04-16 TEX ND 5.0 9 4 4 0 5 1 94 38
2008-04-11 @TEX W 5.2 6 2 2 2 5 1 93 52
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    6-5    Road:    4-7    ExtrInn: 3-1 
 vsRHP:   7-10   vsLHP:   3-2    1-Run:   4-5 
 vsEast:  3-6    vsCntrl: 2-1    vsWest:  5-5  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 22 Mon, Apr 25  @TEX  W   6-4       10-12  4th  3.5 gb
 21 Sun, Apr 24   TBR  L   0-2        9-12  4th  4.5 gb
 20 Sat, Apr 23   TBR  L   4-6        9-11  3rd  3.5 gb
 19 Fri, Apr 22   TBR  W   6-4 (11)   9-10  2nd  2.5 gb
 18 Wed, Apr 20   NYY  L   2-6        8-10  4th  3.0 gb
 17 Tue, Apr 19   NYY  W   6-5 (10)   8-9   2nd  2.0 gb
 16 Mon, Apr 18  @BOS  L   1-9        7-9   2nd  3.0 gb
 15 Sun, Apr 17  @BOS  L   1-8        7-8   2nd  2.5 gb
 14 Sat, Apr 16  @BOS  L   1-4        7-7   2nd  1.5 gb
 13 Fri, Apr 15  @BOS  W   7-6        7-6   2nd  0.5 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 8-12   Last 30:10-12
Rangers, 14-8, 14-8 1st, 1½ up

SP: Matt Harrison (25, LHP, 3-1, 1.88)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TOR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (3-1) 28.2 18 7 6 9 19 3 1.88
2010 (3-2) 78.1 80 45 41 39 46 10 4.71
2009 (4-5) 63.1 81 43 43 23 34 9 6.11
Last 7 GS 4-1 45.2 37 20 18 18 28 5 3.55 54
2011-04-20 LAA L 6.2 4 3 3 3 5 1 105 56
2011-04-15 @NYY W 8.0 7 2 1 3 3 1 104 62
2011-04-09 @BAL W 7.0 2 1 1 1 3 1 109 71
2011-04-03 BOS W 7.0 5 1 1 2 8 0 108 69
2010-05-06 KCR ND 5.0 4 4 4 3 1 1 95 41
2010-05-01 @SEA W 6.0 7 3 2 3 3 0 127 48
2010-04-26 DET ND 6.0 8 6 6 3 5 1 103 34
Last 5 v.TOR 0-0 4.0 9 5 5 2 1 2 11.25 23
2009-04-22 @TOR ND 4.0 9 5 5 2 1 2 85 23
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   10-3    Road:    4-5    ExtrInn: 0-0 
 vsRHP:  10-6    vsLHP:   4-2    1-Run:   2-3 
 vsEast:  6-4    vsCntrl: 4-2    vsWest:  4-2  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 22 Mon, Apr 25   TOR  L   4-6       14-8   1st  1.5 up
 21 Sun, Apr 24   KCR  W   8-7       14-7   1st  2.5 up
 20 Sat, Apr 23   KCR  W   3-1       13-7   1st  1.5 up
 19 Fri, Apr 22   KCR  W  11-6       12-7   1st  0.5 up
 18 Wed, Apr 20   LAA  L   1-4       11-7   2nd  1.0 gb
 17 Tue, Apr 19   LAA  L   4-15      11-6   1st    Tied
 16 Mon, Apr 18   LAA  W   7-1       11-5   1st  1.0 up
 15 Sun, Apr 17  @NYY  L   5-6       10-5   1st    Tied
 14 Sat, Apr 16  @NYY  L   2-5       10-4   1st  1.0 up
 13 Fri, Apr 15  @NYY  W   5-3       10-3   1st  2.0 up
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:12-8    Last 30:14-8 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Mon, Apr 25, 2011 TOR  6 @TEX  4        W:Kyle Drabek (2-0), L: Colby Lewis (1-3), S: Jon Rauch (4)

Thu, Sep 09, 2010 TEX  4 @TOR  2        W:Colby Lewis (10-12), L: Shawn Hill (0-1), S: Neftali Feliz (35)
Wed, Sep 08, 2010 TEX  8 @TOR  1        W:Derek Holland (3-3), L: Marc Rzepczynski (1-4), S: none
Tue, Sep 07, 2010 TOR  8  TEX  5        W:Shaun Marcum (12-7), L: Scott Feldman (6-10), S: Kevin Gregg (31)
Mon, Sep 06, 2010 TOR  7  TEX  2        W:Ricky Romero (12-8), L: Tommy Hunter (12-3), S: none
Sun, May 16, 2010 TOR  5  TEX  2        W:Brandon Morrow (3-3), L: Colby Lewis (3-2), S: Kevin Gregg (11)
Sat, May 15, 2010 TOR  6  TEX  0        W:Ricky Romero (4-1), L: Scott Feldman (1-4), S: none
Fri, May 14, 2010 TOR 16  TEX 10        W:Josh Roenicke (1-0), L: Doug Mathis (1-1), S: none
Thu, Apr 08, 2010 TOR  3 @TEX  1        W:Casey Janssen (1-0), L: Frank Francisco (1-1), S: Jason Frasor (2)
Wed, Apr 07, 2010 TOR  7 @TEX  4        W:Brian Tallet (1-0), L: Dustin Nippert (0-1), S: Jason Frasor (1)
Season Series: 2011 - TOR over 1-0; 2010 - TOR won 7-3; 2009 - Tied 5-5; All-Time - TEX leads 185-182

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

For the 2010 season

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2011 season. Player Stats for the 2010 season. We will switch to 2011 stats on May 1st.

Blue Jays Batters (4.32 RS/G) vs. Rangers Pitchers (4.00 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 54.Harrison*
G/S/vB
47.Bush
G/S/vB
56.O'Day
G/S/vB
28.Oliver*
G/S/vB
53.Rhodes*
G/S/vB
46.Strop
G/S/vB
21.Tomko
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
9.Arencibia G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 37/24 .143/.189/.343/.532 .077/.772 .229 58/.839 0/0 2/0
19.Bautista G/S/vP 3/1.667 14/1.065 6/2.100 2/.000 ··· 2/.500 6/1.000 683/554 .260/.378/.617/.995 .843/1.030 .879 87/1.305 9/2 54/7
10.Encarnacion G/S/vP ··· 18/.742 2/no AB 1/2.000 5/.000 ··· 6/1.167 367/288 .244/.305/.482/.787 .914/.755 .887 60/.738 1/0 21/18
5.Escobar G/S/vP ··· 6/.666 1/.000 2/1.000 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 567/439 .256/.337/.318/.655 .733/.633 .683 88/.786 6/2 4/18
26.Lind* G/S/vP 3/.000 1/.000 1/.000 7/1.000 2/.000 1/3.000 1/.000 613/468 .237/.287/.425/.712 .341/.829 .660 93/.609 0/0 23/0
18.McCoy G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 90/55 .195/.267/.244/.511 .745/.370 .487 19/.721 5/1 0/2
6.McDonald G/S/vP ··· 5/1.800 2/1.500 5/.400 4/.000 2/1.000 5/.000 163/121 .250/.273/.454/.727 .743/.721 .731 47/.755 2/1 6/5
8.Molina G/S/vP 2/.000 1/.000 2/2.500 1/.000 2/.500 ··· 3/1.000 183/134 .246/.304/.377/.681 .464/.763 .660 34/.853 1/0 6/2
16.Patterson* G/S/vP ··· 11/.546 2/1.500 7/.786 2/.000 ··· 9/.597 341/253 .269/.315/.406/.721 .516/.794 .650 57/.689 21/4 8/5
20.Rivera G/S/vP 3/1.666 8/.750 7/.572 ··· ··· 1/no AB 16/.670 455/293 .252/.312/.409/.721 .746/.707 .819 63/.474 2/2 15/6
45.Snider* G/S/vP ··· 2/1.000 3/1.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 319/258 .255/.304/.463/.767 .702/.783 .762 86/.537 6/3 14/3
25.Woodward G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.500 1/.000 2/.000 22/16 .158/.273/.211/.483 .667/.404 .543 4/.000 0/0 0/1
IP 78.1 174.1 62.0 61.2 55.0 10.2 TOTAL .247/.320/.401/.720 .759/.710 .653 .720 23/7 22/16
ERA-K/9 4.71/5.3 4.54/5.5 2.03/6.5 2.48/9.5 2.29/8.2 10.13/9.3 /0.0 3.71/6.4

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Arencibia (3-2-1)
 Molina (19-15-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 356/.262 781/.286 240/.196 244/.242 217/.196 60/.362 / .238  Bautista
 Rivera
 Patterson
 Snider
 McDonald
 Lind
 McCoy
0/1/113/12
83/1/25/8
56/10/1/4
53/0/29/3
2/0/0/0
16/0/0/0
8/2/6/0
OPS .755 .826 .548 .654 .574 1.109 .712
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 101/.716 366/.857 76/.561 113/.529 89/.623 24/1.132 / .675
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 255/.770 415/.799 164/.542 131/.765 128/.535 36/1.093 / .735
Home 173/.747 445/.856 114/.491 110/.516 115/.670 33/.976 /
Last 28d days 109/.558 35/.610 31/.775 33/.485 26/.487 27/.396 8/1.375
HR/SB/CS 10/5/1 28/22/6 5/3/1 4/8/3 4/3/2 2/1/0 // 26/13/5
Usage ·····X·· X·····X· ·····X·o ··Xo···· ·o·o···· o··X·o·o ·X······

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2011 season. Player Stats for the 2010 season. We will switch to 2011 stats on May 1st.

Rangers Batters (5.27 RS/G) vs. Blue Jays Pitchers (4.45 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 51.Litsch
G/S/vB
57.Camp
G/S/vB
29.Dotel
G/S/vB
50.Francisco
G/S/vB
54.Frasor
G/S/vB
44.Janssen
G/S/vB
60.Rauch
G/S/vB
34.Rzepczynski*
G/S/vB
33.Villanueva
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
1.Andrus G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 4/.000 5/.400 2/1.000 3/.666 ··· 674/502 .265/.342/.301/.643 .642/.644 .641 84/.626 32/15 0/16
29.Beltre G/S/vP 10/.900 10/.311 22/.656 9/.555 11/.091 13/.693 4/.000 ··· ··· 641/441 .321/.365/.553/.919 .943/.908 .881 90/.854 2/1 28/19
3.Blanco# G/S/vP ··· 1/2.000 ··· 1/2.000 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 185/129 .277/.330/.349/.679 .539/.739 .676 12/.873 0/2 0/7
20.Borbon* G/S/vP ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 3/1.000 ··· 1/3.000 468/363 .276/.309/.340/.649 .609/.660 .656 51/.618 15/7 3/4
17.Cruz G/S/vP ··· 5/.800 1/5.000 ··· 6/1.000 7/.762 2/2.500 6/1.100 ··· 445/324 .318/.374/.576/.950 .976/.941 1.099 87/.846 17/4 22/5
19.Davis* G/S/vP ··· 1/5.000 ··· ··· 3/1.667 5/.200 ··· 3/1.334 ··· 136/105 .192/.279/.292/.571 .411/.618 .613 7/.143 3/0 1/2
5.Kinsler G/S/vP 3/1.667 5/1.750 3/.000 ··· 10/.200 15/.971 4/.500 6/2.334 3/.000 460/350 .286/.382/.412/.794 .957/.743 .881 97/.851 15/5 9/7
18.Moreland* G/S/vP ··· 1/3.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 173/150 .255/.364/.469/.833 .604/.869 .835 70/.912 3/1 9/3
7.Murphy* G/S/vP 5/.400 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 5/.400 4/1.500 6/.533 3/.000 ··· 471/346 .291/.358/.449/.806 .696/.847 .834 60/.752 14/2 12/1
25.Napoli G/S/vP ··· 5/.200 3/.000 5/.000 5/.400 5/1.000 2/1.000 5/.400 ··· 510/347 .238/.316/.468/.784 .966/.700 .804 43/1.283 4/2 26/12
2.Teagarden G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· 3/.000 ··· 85/56 .155/.259/.338/.597 .686/.542 .495 / 0/0 4/2
8.Torrealba G/S/vP ··· 1/2.000 2/3.000 ··· ··· ··· 5/.400 1/2.000 7/1.143 363/259 .271/.343/.378/.721 .698/.729 .823 63/.738 7/5 7/3
10.Young G/S/vP 6/.000 6/1.000 12/.583 ··· 13/.923 14/.357 5/1.000 6/.750 2/1.000 718/528 .284/.330/.444/.774 .871/.739 .871 94/.878 4/2 21/19
IP 46.2 72.1 64.0 52.2 63.2 68.2 57.2 63.2 52.2 TOTAL .268/.336/.485/.821 .895/.798 .923 .821 16/7 32/17
ERA-K/9 5.79/3.1 2.99/5.7 4.08/10.5 3.76/10.2 3.68/9.2 3.67/8.3 3.12/7.2 4.95/8.1 4.61/11.4 3.98/7.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Napoli (52-19-5)
 Teagarden (15-3-3)
 Torrealba (38-22-7)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 202/.286 298/.259 279/.218 221/.247 279/.247 298/.272 245/.268 287/.289 231/.238 .239  Murphy
 Cruz
 Borbon
 Moreland
74/10/51/9
14/0/94/3
1/133/0/2
0/0/7/0
OPS .822 .728 .743 .681 .691 .748 .671 .840 .702 .716
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 120/.833 118/.832 115/.993 92/.549 120/.718 131/.798 120/.739 70/.671 117/.768 .755
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 82/.805 180/.661 164/.576 129/.765 159/.671 167/.709 125/.607 217/.895 114/.637 .679
Road 85/.857 142/.795 136/.848 99/.603 150/.841 137/.721 118/.603 142/.771 127/.574
Last 28d days 76/.706 39/.589 26/.701 9/.958 44/.673 33/.626 39/.711 40/.368 41/.571
HR/SB/CS 7/2/0 8/7/1 9/9/1 5/9/1 4/6/1 8/4/1 3/0/1 8/5/3 7/8/1 22/16/8
Usage ········ ···X··o· ··o··o·X ·o···X·· X··X··X· ··X··X·o X··o··X· oo·o··o· ··X···o·

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.