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G43: Rangers lose finale to Yankees, 8-3

Too busy on Monday morning to write about this. Would have been shocked if we swept the Yankees, but I’ll take 2 out of 3 against them any time.

Line Score
AL  FINAL
1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9     R  H  E
-  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -     -  -  -
NY YANKEES          1  0  0   3  0  3   0  0  1     8 13  0
TEXAS               0  2  0   0  1  0   0  0  0     3  7  2      (FINAL)
BATTERIES: NYY - JAVIER VAZQUEZ, PAUL QUANTRILL (7TH), MARIANO RIVERA (9TH) AND
JORGE POSADA
TEX - R.A. DICKEY, RON MAHAY (6TH), FRANK FRANCISCO
(6TH), BRIAN SHOUSE (7TH), JAY POWELL (8TH), ERASMO RAMIREZ
(9TH) AND ROD BARAJAS
WP - JAVIER VAZQUEZ (4-4)
LP - R.A. DICKEY (4-4)
SAVE - NONE
HOME RUNS: NYY - ENRIQUE WILSON (2) OFF R.A. DICKEY IN THE 4TH, 1 ON
TEX - NONE
TIME: 3:09     ATT: 50,241
PROBABLES: NYY - JON LIEBER (3-1, 4.40)
BAL - ERIK BEDARD (1-1, 4.97)
PROBABLES: TEX - KENNY ROGERS (6-2, 3.37)
CHA - SCOTT SCHOENEWEIS (4-1, 3.33)
Box Score
NY YANKEES (8) VS TEXAS (3) - FINAL
NY YANKEES             ab  r  h rbi bb so lob   avg
K Lofton cf             4  2  2  0   0  0   1  .250
B Crosby cf            1  0  0  0   0  0   1  .211
D Jeter ss              5  0  1  1   0  1   2  .190
A Rodriguez 3b          4  0  2  0   1  2   2  .292
G Sheffield rf          4  0  0  0   0  0   3  .268
J Posada c              4  0  0  0   1  1   4  .313
H Matsui lf             5  2  3  0   0  0   1  .292
B Williams dh           4  1  1  1   1  0   1  .231
T Clark 1b              4  1  1  1   1  0   0  .212
E Wilson 2b             5  2  3  3   0  0   2  .211
Totals                 40  8 13  6   4  4  17
BATTING: 2B - H Matsui 2 (10, R Dickey, J Powell); A Rodriguez (9, R Dickey); E
Wilson (3, R Mahay). 3B - K Lofton (4, R Dickey). HR - E Wilson (2, 4th inning
off R Dickey 1 on, 1 Out). RBI - T Clark (9), E Wilson 3 (12), D Jeter (16), B
Williams (12). 2-out RBI - B Williams. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out
- J Posada 3, E Wilson 1, H Matsui 1. Team LOB - 10.
TEXAS                  ab  r  h rbi bb so lob   avg
M Young ss              5  0  1  1   0  0   3  .349
H Blalock 3b            4  0  0  0   0  1   1  .287
A Soriano 2b            4  0  1  0   0  1   0  .298
B Fullmer dh            4  0  0  0   0  0   3  .230
M Teixeira 1b           4  0  1  0   0  2   0  .231
D Dellucci lf           3  1  0  0   1  0   1  .330
K Mench rf              0  0  0  0   0  0   0  .289
a-B Jordan ph-rf       3  0  0  0   1  2   2  .102
L Nix cf                4  2  3  1   0  0   1  .330
R Barajas c             4  0  1  1   0  0   2  .293
Totals                 35  3  7  3   2  6  13
a-struck out swinging for K Mench in the 2nd.
BATTING: 2B - L Nix (8, J Vazquez); M Teixeira (8, J Vazquez). RBI - L Nix
(21), R Barajas (13), M Young (33). 2-out RBI - L Nix, R Barajas. Runners left
in scoring position, 2 out - B Fullmer 1, M Young 1, L Nix 1. Team LOB - 7.
FIELDING: E - M Young (7, throw); A Soriano (4, ground ball). Outfield
assists - K Mench (A Rodriguez at Home).
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NY YANKEES      - 100 303 001   --   8
TEXAS           - 020 010 000   --   3
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NY YANKEES                   ip       h   r  er  bb  so  hr    era
J Vazquez (W, 4-4)            6       6   3   3   1   6   0   3.67
P Quantrill                   2       0   0   0   0   0   0   3.56
M Rivera                      1       1   0   0   1   0   0   1.08
TEXAS                        ip       h   r  er  bb  so  hr    era
R Dickey (L, 4-4)             5       8   4   4   1   2   1   5.26
R Mahay                         1/3   1   3   2   1   0   0   6.75
F Francisco                     2/3   1   0   0   1   1   0   3.37
B Shouse                      1 1/3   1   0   0   0   0   0   0.00
J Powell                      1 1/3   2   1   1   1   1   0   3.93
E Ramirez                       1/3   0   0   0   0   0   0   3.86
WP - J Vazquez 2, R Dickey. HBP - G Sheffield (by R Dickey). Pitches-strikes:
J Vazquez 99-66; P Quantrill 24-16; M Rivera 18-10; R Dickey 86-53; R Mahay
16-11; F Francisco 14-7; B Shouse 21-14; J Powell 32-17; E Ramirez 3-1. Ground
balls-fly balls: J Vazquez 3-10; P Quantrill 3-3; M Rivera 1-2; R Dickey 7-5; R
Mahay 1-0; F Francisco 0-1; B Shouse 2-2; J Powell 1-2; E Ramirez 0-1. Batters
faced: J Vazquez 26; P Quantrill 6; M Rivera 5; R Dickey 24; R Mahay 4; F
Francisco 4; B Shouse 5; J Powell 7; E Ramirez 1.
UMPIRES: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Jim Wolf. 3B--Tim
Mcclelland.
T--3:09. Att--50,241.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy. Wind: 20 mph, right
to left.