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Box > Texas 10, Cleveland 0
Rodriguez, Rangers stump Tribe
Ex-Tribe hurler Ricardo Rodriguez threw a three-hitter, while David Dellucci hit two of the Rangers' four home runs, knocking in five runs.
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Ricardo Rodriguez went the distance for the first time, striking out six. (Mark Duncan/AP)
Scott Elarton's claim on the fifth spot in the rotation took another hit, as he gave up five runs in four innings. The Tribe managed just three hits off Ricardo Rodriguez.
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Texas (48-35)
Won 2
Texas 10, Cleveland 0  
Cleveland (40-44)
Lost 2
July 8, 2004
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
1 2 0 2 0 0 0 5 0   10 11 1
Cleveland
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 3 0
Standings through 7/8/04  |  Gameday  |  Rangers Stats  |  Indians Stats
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Young, M, SS5111004.335
Blalock, 3B5011000.308
Soriano, 2B5110012.289
Alexander, 2B0000000.000
Fullmer, DH5000001.242
Teixeira, 1B4210110.278
Dellucci, LF4335100.284
Conti, CF0000000.182
Matthews, CF-RF4110022.288
Mench, RF-LF3222101.280
Ardoin, C3011111.143
Totals381011104511 

BATTING
2B: Teixeira (18, Elarton), Mench (15, Elarton), Dellucci (7, Tadano).
HR: Young, M (12, 1st inning off Elarton, 0 on, 0 out), Mench (12, 2nd inning off Elarton, 1 on, 2 out), Dellucci 2 (9, 4th inning off Elarton, 1 on, 0 out; 8th inning off Tadano, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Young, M 4; Blalock; Soriano; Teixeira 2; Dellucci 10; Matthews; Mench 6; Ardoin.
RBI: Young, M (52), Mench 2 (35), Dellucci 5 (38), Ardoin (1), Blalock (64).
2-out RBI: Mench 2, Blalock.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young, M, Mench, Soriano.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Soriano (15, fielding).

 
ClevelandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lawton, LF3010000.308
a-Little, PH-LF1000000.000
Vizquel, SS2010101.297
b-McDonald, PH-SS1000000.208
Hafner, DH3000104.305
Martinez, C4000013.290
Blake, 3B4000021.274
Broussard, 1B4000011.255
Belliard, 2B3010000.310
Gerut, RF3000001.261
Crisp, CF3000020.256
Totals310302611 

a-Flied out for Lawton in the 8th. b-Popped out for Vizquel in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Vizquel (15, Rodriguez), Belliard (26, Rodriguez).
TB: Lawton; Vizquel 2; Belliard 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Martinez 2, Hafner, Gerut.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lawton (16, 2nd base off Rodriguez/Ardoin).

 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rodriguez (W, 2-0)9.03002601.04
 
ClevelandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Elarton (L, 0-8)4.05552138.33
Tadano 3.15552415.65
Bartosh 0.21000007.00
White 1.00000003.16

WP: Tadano.
Pitches-strikes: Rodriguez 112-64, Elarton 73-46, Tadano 74-42, Bartosh 10-6, White 7-6.
Ground outs-fly outs: Rodriguez 9-12, Elarton 3-8, Tadano 2-4, Bartosh 1-1, White 2-1.
Batters faced: Rodriguez 33, Elarton 19, Tadano 17, Bartosh 3, White 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Bartosh 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Kerwin Danley. 1B: Marvin Hudson. 2B: Dana DeMuth. 3B: Jim Joyce.
Weather: 71 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, L to R.
T: 2:26.
Att: 24,914.

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