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Drese eases Rangers to win
Roy Halladay's health is in question after he was roughed up in Toronto's series-opening loss to the AL West-leading Texas Rangers on Friday.
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Ryan Drese lowered his ERA to 3.63 with seven strong innings in the win. (Linda Kaye/AP)
Ryan Drese's arm and Alfonso Soriano's bat helped the first-place Rangers to an easy victory in their series opening game with Toronto.
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Toronto (39-50)
Lost 4
Texas 11, Toronto 2  
Texas (50-37)
Won 2
July 16, 2004
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Toronto
0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0   2 9 0
Texas
0 1 5 0 0 3 0 2 X   11 15 2
Standings through 7/16/04  |  Gameday  |  Blue Jays Stats  |  Rangers Stats
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Johnson, LF-CF4121000.280
Hinske, 3B4010001.274
Wells, CF3030000.308
Berg, LF1010000.258
Delgado, 1B4000005.218
Zaun, C4000012.298
Rios, RF4010001.268
Phelps, DH4000011.240
Hudson, 2B4000012.256
Gomez, SS3110000.284
Totals352910312 

BATTING
2B: Gomez (8, Drese), Johnson (15, Drese).
TB: Johnson 3; Hinske; Wells 3; Berg; Rios; Gomez 2.
RBI: Johnson (47).
2-out RBI: Johnson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Delgado, Hudson, Rios, Hinske.
GIDP: Hudson, Zaun.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Rios (Nix at home).
DP: (Hudson-Gomez-Delgado).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Young, M, SS4110101.332
Alexander, SS0000000.000
Blalock, 3B5221022.304
Soriano, 2B5234001.293
Fullmer, DH4100111.240
Teixeira, 1B3122100.280
Dellucci, LF4001003.267
Matthews, RF4131001.295
Barajas, C4000014.265
Nix, CF4342000.310
Totals371115113413 

BATTING
2B: Nix (12, Halladay), Matthews (8, File), Blalock (23, File).
3B: Matthews (1, Adams).
HR: Teixeira (19, 2nd inning off Halladay, 0 on, 1 out), Nix (10, 6th inning off File, 1 on, 1 out), Soriano (18, 8th inning off Speier, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Young, M; Blalock 3; Soriano 6; Teixeira 5; Matthews 6; Nix 8.
RBI: Teixeira 2 (50), Blalock (69), Soriano 4 (59), Dellucci (39), Matthews (19), Nix 2 (25).
2-out RBI: Soriano 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Barajas 2, Soriano.
GIDP: Dellucci.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Matthews (2, 2nd base off Halladay/Zaun), Young, M (8, 2nd base off Halladay/Zaun).

FIELDING
E: Teixeira (6, throw), Blalock (9, fielding).
DP: 2 (Soriano-Young, M-Teixeira, Blalock-Soriano-Teixeira).

 
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Halladay (L, 7-7)4.07663214.35
File 2.04330115.21
Adams 1.02000104.28
Speier 1.02220015.67
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Drese (W, 5-5)7.09210203.63
Mahay 1.00000002.97
Almanzar 0.20000003.57
Cordero 0.10000102.06

Drese pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

Pitches-strikes: Halladay 70-45, File 26-20, Adams 12-9, Speier 22-14, Drese 88-56, Mahay 6-4, Almanzar 5-3, Cordero 10-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Halladay 4-5, File 3-2, Adams 2-0, Speier 1-2, Drese 16-3, Mahay 2-1, Almanzar 1-1, Cordero 0-0.
Batters faced: Halladay 21, File 10, Adams 4, Speier 5, Drese 30, Mahay 2, Almanzar 2, Cordero 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Mahay 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Joe West. 1B: Paul Emmel. 2B: Terry Craft. 3B: Mike DiMuro.
Weather: 96 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:15.
Att: 44,348.

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