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Box > Texas 6, Boston 5
Soriano gives Rangers salvation
Alfonso Soriano knocked in the game-winning run with an eighth-inning sacrifice fly, and the Rangers find themselves alone atop the AL West.
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Eric Young (5-for-5) beats the tag of Mark Bellhorn for a seventh-inning double. (Winslow Townson/AP)
Johnny Damon extended his hitting streak to a Majors-leading 16 games, but the Red Sox saw their five-game winning streak snuffed out.
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Texas (49-37)
Won 1
Texas 6, Boston 5  
Boston (48-38)
Lost 1
July 11, 2004
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
0 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0   6 17 2
Boston
0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0   5 7 1
Standings through 7/11/04  |  Gameday  |  Rangers Stats  |  Red Sox Stats
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Young, M, SS6020014.332
Blalock, 3B5000026.303
Soriano, 2B2222100.289
Fullmer, DH5020025.244
Teixeira, 1B4112001.275
Young, E, LF5150000.329
Mench, RF4112004.276
Matthews, RF1010000.280
Nix, CF4020112.291
Barajas, C4010022.270
1-Conti, PR0100000.182
Ardoin, C1000003.125
Totals4161762827 


1-Ran for Barajas in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Fullmer (19, Wakefield), Young, E (9, Leskanic), Young, M (18, Foulke), Matthews (7, Foulke).
HR: Teixeira (18, 2nd inning off Wakefield, 0 on, 0 out), Mench (13, 2nd inning off Wakefield, 1 on, 0 out), Soriano (17, 5th inning off Wakefield, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Young, M 3; Soriano 5; Fullmer 3; Teixeira 4; Young, E 6; Mench 4; Matthews 2; Nix 2; Barajas.
RBI: Teixeira 2 (48), Mench 2 (37), Soriano 2 (55).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fullmer 4, Nix, Young, M 2.
SF: Teixeira, Soriano.
GIDP: Mench.
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING
SB: Soriano (9, 2nd base off Wakefield/Mirabelli).

FIELDING
E: Blalock (8, fielding), Ardoin (1, throw).
DP: (Young, M-Soriano-Teixeira).
Pickoffs: Cordero (Reese at 1st base).

 
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, CF5111001.321
Bellhorn, 2B4110122.268
Ortiz, DH4121001.304
Garciaparra, SS4010002.327
Nixon, RF4001021.231
Millar, LF2000101.280
McCarty, 1B4000023.229
Mueller, 3B2110210.285
1-Reese, PR0000000.234
Mirabelli, C3112001.306
a-Ramirez, PH1000001.344
Totals335754713 

a-Popped out for Mirabelli in the 9th.
1-Ran for Mueller in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Ortiz (33, Drese).
HR: Mirabelli (7, 7th inning off Francisco, 1 on, 2 out), Damon (10, 7th inning off Francisco, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Damon 4; Bellhorn; Ortiz 3; Garciaparra; Mueller; Mirabelli 4.
RBI: Ortiz (78), Nixon (9), Mirabelli 2 (17), Damon (46).
2-out RBI: Mirabelli 2, Damon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bellhorn 2, McCarty.
GIDP: Garciaparra.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Damon 2 (11, 2nd base off Drese/Barajas, 2nd base off Cordero/Ardoin), Garciaparra (2, 2nd base off Cordero/Ardoin).
PO: Reese (1st base by Cordero).

FIELDING
E: McCarty (2, drop ball).
DP: (Mueller-Bellhorn-McCarty).

 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Drese 6.04221303.78
Francisco (BS, 2)0.22332124.63
Shouse (W, 2-0)0.10000002.65
Cordero (S, 27)2.01001302.08
 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wakefield 6.012551534.17
Leskanic 1.01000105.68
Foulke (L, 2-2)2.04111201.53

Wakefield pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

IBB: Nix (by Foulke).
HBP: Millar (by Drese), Soriano (by Wakefield).
Pitches-strikes: Drese 86-55, Francisco 24-10, Shouse 7-4, Cordero 45-28, Wakefield 109-76, Leskanic 8-7, Foulke 32-22.
Ground outs-fly outs: Drese 10-5, Francisco 0-1, Shouse 0-1, Cordero 0-2, Wakefield 7-5, Leskanic 1-1, Foulke 0-4.
Batters faced: Drese 23, Francisco 6, Shouse 1, Cordero 8, Wakefield 31, Leskanic 4, Foulke 11.
Inherited runners-scored: Shouse 1-0, Leskanic 2-1.
T: 3:04.
Att: 34,778.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball and the Office of the Commissioner
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