BOXSCORE: 2008 Texas Rangers At 2008 Chicago (AL) White Sox        10/12/2008

  Rangers            AB  R  H RBI AVG     White Sox          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  D.Jeter SS          2  1  0  0 .324     R.Church LF         4  0  2  1 .385  
  C.Snyder C          3  0  3  0 .333   G-P.Lo Duca C         0  0  0  0 .000  
A-T.Perez PH          1  0  1  3 .500     A.Iwamura 3B        3  0  0  0 .400  
B-R.Castro C          1  0  0  0 .192   H-I.Kinsler 2B        0  0  0  0 .080  
  B.Bonds DH          4  0  1  0 .174     B.Upton CF,LF       4  2  2  1 .211  
  A.Pujols 1B         3  1  1  1 .194     P.Fielder DH        4  0  1  1 .231  
  M.Thames LF         3  1  1  1 .333     B.Hawpe RF          4  0  0  0 .171  
C-J.Drew RF           2  0  0  0 .217     A.Gonzalez SS       4  1  1  1 .243  
  C.Jones 3B          4  0  0  0 .212     K.Millar 1B         2  0  1  0 .273  
  R.Raburn RF,LF      3  1  1  0 .320   I-T.Graffanino PH     1  0  0  0 .000  
D-R.Casanova PH       1  0  0  0 .500     G.Blum 2B,3B        4  1  1  0 .222  
E-R.Baldelli LF       0  0  0  0 .143     M.Treanor C         2  0  0  0 .464  
  C.Young CF          4  1  1  0 .219   F-N.Morgan PH,CF      1  0  0  0 .333  
  L.Castillo 2B       4  0  0  0 .088                                          
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      35  5  9  5                 Totals      33  4  8  4

A-Pinch Hit For Snyder In 6th Inning
B-Subbed Defensively (C ) For Perez In 6th Inning
C-Subbed Defensively (RF) For Thames In 6th Inning
D-Pinch Hit For Raburn In 7th Inning
E-Subbed Defensively (LF) For Casanova In 7th Inning
F-Pinch Hit For Treanor In 7th Inning
G-Subbed Defensively (C ) For Church In 8th Inning
H-Subbed Defensively (2B) For Iwamura In 9th Inning
I-Pinch Hit For Millar In 9th Inning

INJURY: Akinori Iwamura INJURED (for 2 more games) in 8th inning

Rangers......... 0 0 0  0 0 4  0 0 1  -  5  9  0
White Sox....... 0 0 0  1 0 1  1 0 1  -  4  8  0

Rangers (6-2)            IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR  PC    ERA  SCORESHEET
J.Smoltz WIN(2-0)         5 1/3   5   2   2   1   5   1  89   1.21  A1 C4
R.Betancourt HOLD(2nd)    2 1/3   2   1   1   0   0   0  32   5.06  C5 D3
J.Putz SAVE(2nd)          1 1/3   1   1   1   0   1   1  20   6.23  D4
Totals                    9       8   4   4   1   6   2

White Sox (4-5)          IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR  PC    ERA  SCORESHEET
C.Hamels LOSS(1-1)        5 2/3   7   4   4   5   5   1 115   4.05  A1 D1
B.Thompson                0 1/3   1   0   0   1   0   0  14  16.20  D2 D4
J.Hampson                 2 2/3   0   0   0   0   4   0  26   0.00  D5 E3
D.Cabrera                 0       1   1   1   0   0   1   5   ----  E4 E4
C.Wilson                  0 1/3   0   0   0   0   1   0   3   0.00  E5
Totals                    9       9   5   5   6  10   2

ATTENDANCE- 38,942 DATE- Sunday, October 12th 2008 TIME- Day WEATHER- Average
UMPIRES- Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Bill Walton
T- 2:55
LEFT ON BASE- Rangers: 9  White Sox: 4
DOUBLE PLAYS- Rangers: 0  White Sox: 1
DOUBLES- C.Snyder(2nd), T.Perez(1st), B.Upton(1st), G.Blum(1st)
HOME RUNS- A.Pujols(3rd), M.Thames(1st), B.Upton(1st), A.Gonzalez(1st)
SACRIFICE HITS- A.Iwamura
WALKS- D.Jeter-3, B.Bonds, A.Pujols-2, K.Millar
STRIKE OUTS- R.Castro, A.Pujols, M.Thames, J.Drew-2, C.Jones-2, R.Raburn,
             R.Casanova, C.Young, R.Church-2, A.Iwamura, B.Upton, P.Fielder,
             T.Graffanino
GIDP- B.Bonds
WEB GEMS- Bot 7th: Chipper Jones robbed Kevin Millar of a base hit.

The Texas Rangers nipped the Chicago (AL) White Sox 5 to 4 at US Cellular
Field in a hard fought contest.

Texas tallied 4 runs in the top of the 6th inning with the help of 4 hits.
The crucial at-bat was provided by Timo Perez who helped quiet the crowd when
he doubled clearing the bases.  Texas had a total of 9 hits for the game.

John Smoltz(2-0) went 5 and 1/3 innings allowing 2 runs for the victory. J.J.
Putz earned the save, his 2nd.  Cole Hamels(1-1) was hit with the loss.  


SCORESHEET: 2008 Texas Rangers at 2008 Chicago (AL) White Sox
D.Jeter-A1   A1:G/43    *3*:W>b1   C1:W>b1    D1:W>23 1  E1:G/43
                                              2 b1       
                                                         
C.Snyder-A1  A2:Do      B2:Si>12   C2:Si>13   D2:Do>3#   *9*:K
T.Perez-D2                                    2# 1#      
R.Castro-D4                                              
B.Bonds-A1   A3:Si>23   B3:G-DP/1  C3:W>12 b  D3:G/43    E3:G/63
                        63>23 1o   1                     
                                                         
A.Pujols-A1  A4:W>12 b  B4:K       C4:F/9     *7*:W>b1   E4:HR>b#
             1                                           
                                                         
M.Thames-A1  A5:K       *4*:L/6    *6*:HR>b#  D5:K       E5:K
J.Drew-D4                                                
                                                         
C.Jones-A1   A6:F/8     B6:K       C6:F/9     D6:K
                                              
                                              
R.Raburn-A1  *2*:G/13   B7:K       C7:Si      D7:K
R.Casano-D7                                   
R.Baldel-D8                                   
C.Young-A1   A8:G/63    *5*:K      C8:Si>12   *8*:G/31
                                              
                                              
L.Castil-A1  A9:G/63    B9:G/23    C9:F/7     D9:G/63
                                              
                                              

R.Church-A1  A1:Si      B1:K       C1:K       D1:Si>2#
P.Lo Duc-D2                                   
                                              
A.Iwamur-A1  A2:Sac/54  B2:F/8     *6*:K      *8*:G/43
I.Kinsle-D5  >12                              
                                              
B.Upton-A1   A3:K       *4*:HR>b#  C3:Do      D3:G/63
                                              
                                              
P.Fielde-A1  A4:K       B4:G/63    C4:Si>2#   D4:G/63
                                              
                                              
B.Hawpe-A1   *2*:G/31   B5:G/43    C5:G/43>2  *9*:G/43
                                   3          
                                              
A.Gonzal-A1  A6:F/7     B6:F/7     C6:P/6     D6:HR>b#
                                              
                                              
K.Millar-A1  A7:Si      *5*:W>b1   *7*:G/53   D7:K
T.Graffa-D7                                   
                                              
G.Blum-A1    A8:G/43    B8:F/8     C8:Do      D8:F/8
                                              
                                              
M.Treano-A1  *3*:F/7    B9:Force/  C9:G/63
N.Morgan-C9             46>1o b1   
                                   

*** TOP OF INNING 1 ***
0     D.Jeter              5 Ground Out                     b-0 
1     C.Snyder             2 Double                         b-2 
1  2  B.Bonds              1 Single                         2-3 b-1 
1 1 3 A.Pujols             4 Walk                           1-2 b-1 
1 123 M.Thames             8 Strike Out                     b-0 
2 123 C.Jones              6 Fly Out                        b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 1 ***
0     R.Church             5 Single                         b-1 
0 1   A.Iwamura            1 Sac Bunt                       1-2 b-0 
1  2  B.Upton              4 Strike Out                     b-0 
2  2  P.Fielder            3 Strike Out                     b-0 
*** TOP OF INNING 2 ***
0     R.Raburn             3 Ground Out                     b-0 
1     C.Young              5 Ground Out                     b-0 
2     L.Castillo           2 Ground Out                     b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 2 ***
0     B.Hawpe              5 Ground Out                     b-0 
1     A.Gonzalez           6 Fly Out                        b-0 
2     K.Millar             7 Single                         b-1 
2 1   G.Blum               3 Ground Out                     b-0 
*** TOP OF INNING 3 ***
0     D.Jeter              4 Walk                           b-1 
0 1   C.Snyder             6 Single                         1-2 b-1 
0 12  B.Bonds              3 Ground Out Double Play         2-3 1-o b-0 
2   3 A.Pujols             3 Strike Out                     b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 3 ***
0     M.Treanor            3 Fly Out                        b-0 
1     R.Church             3 Strike Out                     b-0 
2     A.Iwamura            3 Fly Out                        b-0 
*** TOP OF INNING 4 ***
0     M.Thames             5 Line Out                       b-0 
1     C.Jones              3 Strike Out                     b-0 
2     R.Raburn             5 Strike Out                     b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 4 ***
0     B.Upton              5 Home Run                       b-H 
0     P.Fielder            4 Ground Out                     b-0 
1     B.Hawpe              6 Ground Out                     b-0 
2     A.Gonzalez           5 Fly Out                        b-0 
*** TOP OF INNING 5 ***
0     C.Young              3 Strike Out                     b-0 
1     L.Castillo           3 Ground Out                     b-0 
2     D.Jeter              4 Walk                           b-1 
2 1   C.Snyder             3 Single                         1-3 b-1 
2 1 3 B.Bonds              6 Walk                           1-2 b-1 
2 123 A.Pujols             5 Fly Out                        b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 5 ***
0     K.Millar             5 Walk                           b-1 
0 1   G.Blum               3 Fly Out                        b-0 
1 1   M.Treanor            3 Force Play                     1-o b-1 
2 1   R.Church             5 Strike Out                     b-0 
*** TOP OF INNING 6 ***
0     M.Thames             4 Home Run                       b-H 
0     C.Jones              2 Fly Out                        b-0 
1     R.Raburn             5 Single                         b-1 
1 1   C.Young              6 Single                         1-2 b-1 
1 12  L.Castillo           3 Fly Out                        b-0 
2 12  D.Jeter              6 Walk                           2-3 1-2 b-1 
                             SUBSTITUTE P - Brad Thompson
                             SUBSTITUTE PH- Timo Perez
2 123 T.Perez              4 Double                         3-H 2-H 1-H b-2 
2  2  B.Bonds              4 Ground Out                     b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 6 ***
                             SUBSTITUTE C - Ramon Castro
                             SUBSTITUTE RF- J.D. Drew
                             SUBSTITUTE LF- Ryan Raburn
0     A.Iwamura            4 Strike Out                     b-0 
1     B.Upton              3 Double                         b-2 
1  2  P.Fielder            3 Single                         2-H b-2 
                             SUBSTITUTE P - Rafael Betancourt
1  2  B.Hawpe              2 Ground Out                     2-3 b-0 
2   3 A.Gonzalez           5 Pop Out                        b-0 
*** TOP OF INNING 7 ***
0     A.Pujols             6 Walk                           b-1 
                             SUBSTITUTE P - Justin Hampson
0 1   J.Drew               5 Strike Out                     b-0 
1 1   C.Jones              3 Strike Out                     b-0 
                             SUBSTITUTE PH- Raul Casanova
2 1   R.Casanova           3 Strike Out                     b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 7 ***
                             SUBSTITUTE LF- Rocco Baldelli
0     K.Millar             3 Ground Out                     b-0 
1     G.Blum               7 Double                         b-2 
                             SUBSTITUTE PH- Nyjer Morgan
1  2  N.Morgan             2 Ground Out                     b-0 
2  2  R.Church             5 Single                         2-H b-0 
*** TOP OF INNING 8 ***
                             SUBSTITUTE C - Paul Lo Duca
                             SUBSTITUTE LF- B.J. Upton
                             SUBSTITUTE CF- Nyjer Morgan
0     C.Young              4 Ground Out                     b-0 
1     L.Castillo           3 Ground Out                     b-0 
2     D.Jeter              2 Ground Out                     b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 8 ***
0     A.Iwamura            5 Ground Out                     b-0 
                             A. Iwamura Injured for 2 more games
1     B.Upton              3 Ground Out                     b-0 
                             SUBSTITUTE P - J.J. Putz
2     P.Fielder            3 Ground Out                     b-0 
*** TOP OF INNING 9 ***
                             SUBSTITUTE 2B- Ian Kinsler
                             SUBSTITUTE 3B- Geoff Blum
0     R.Castro             3 Strike Out                     b-0 
1     B.Bonds              3 Ground Out                     b-0 
                             SUBSTITUTE P - Daniel Cabrera
2     A.Pujols             5 Home Run                       b-H 
                             SUBSTITUTE P - C.J. Wilson
2     J.Drew               3 Strike Out                     b-0 
*** BOTTOM OF INNING 9 ***
0     B.Hawpe              5 Ground Out                     b-0 
1     A.Gonzalez           6 Home Run                       b-H 
                             SUBSTITUTE PH- Tony Graffanino
1     T.Graffanino         3 Strike Out                     b-0 
2     G.Blum               3 Fly Out                        b-0 


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