SCORECARD

FIRST INNING

Twins: With Rangers starter Roy Oswalt pitching, Ben Revere was safe at first on second baseman Ian Kinsler's fielding error. Revere moved to second on a wild pitch. Joe Mauer doubled to left, scoring Revere.

Texas: With Twins starter Scott Diamond pitching, Ian Kinsler walked. Elvis Andrus singled to right, moving Kinsler to second. Josh Hamilton doubled to left-center, scoring Kinsler and Andrus. Rangers 2, Twins 1

THIRD INNING

Twins: Pedro Florimon doubled to left. Denard Span grounded out to first, moving Florimon to third. Revere was safe at first on third baseman Adrian Beltre's throwing error, scoring Florimon. Rangers 2, Twins 2

FIFTH INNING

Texas: With Twins reliever Anthony Swarzak pitching, Kinsler singled to center. Andrus grounded out to short, moving Kinsler to second. Kinsler moved to third on a wild pitch. Hamilton hit a sacrifice fly to center, scoring Kinsler. Beltre homered to left.

Rangers 4, Twins 2

SIXTH INNING

Twins: Matt Carson singled to right. Trevor Plouffe singled to right, moving Carson to second. Jamey Carroll sacrificed to first, moving Carson to third and Plouffe to second. Michael Kirkman relieved Oswalt. Florimon grounded out to second, scoring Carson and moving Plouffe to third. Span singled to right, scoring Plouffe. Rangers 4, Twins 4

EIGHTH INNING

Texas: With Twins reliever Jared Burton pitching, Beltre doubled. Nelson Cruz was safe at first on third baseman Plouffe's fielding error, moving Beltre to third. Mitch Moreland doubled to left-center, scoring Beltre and moving Cruz to third. David Murphy was intentionally walked. Geovany Soto was safe at first on shortstop Florimon's fielding error, scoring Cruz and moving Moreland to third and Murphy to second. Mike Olt struck out. Kinsler walked, scoring Moreland and moving Murphy to third and Soto to second. Andrus singled to third, scoring Murphy and moving Soto to third and Kinsler to second. Tyler Robertson relieved Burton. Hamilton singled to center, scoring Soto and Kinsler and moving Andrus to second. Rangers 10, Twins 4

NINTH INNING

Twins: With Rangers reliever Tanner Scheppers pitching, Plouffe singled to left. Plouffe moved to second on defensive indifference. Carroll singled to right-center, moving Plouffe to third. Carroll moved to second on defensive indifference. Florimon walked. Span was safe at first on shorstop Andrus' throwing error, scoring Plouffe and Carroll. Rangers 10, Twins 6

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg. Span cf 5 0 2 1 1 0 .289 Revere rf 4 1 1 0 1 0 .311 Mauer c 2 0 1 1 2 1 .317 Doumit dh 5 0 0 0 0 2 .286 Morneau 1b 5 0 0 0 0 2 .272 Carson lf 5 1 1 0 0 3 .381 Plouffe 3b 5 2 3 0 0 1 .242 Carroll 2b 4 1 3 0 0 0 .243 Florimon ss 4 1 1 1 1 1 .318 Totals 39 6 12 3 5 10 Texas AB R H BI BB SO Avg. Kinsler 2b 3 3 1 1 2 1 .266 Andrus ss 5 1 2 1 0 0 .297 Hamilton cf 3 0 2 5 1 0 .287 Beltre 3b 5 2 3 1 0 0 .310 Cruz rf 4 1 0 0 0 1 .266 Young dh 1 0 0 0 1 0 .271 Moreland ph-dh-1b 2 1 1 1 0 0 .291 Murphy lf 3 1 0 0 1 1 .312 Soto c 4 1 1 1 0 0 .237 Olt 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .182 Totals 34 10 10 10 5 5 Twins 101002002--6122 Texas 20002006x--10102 E--Plouffe (12), Florimon (3), Beltre (7), Andrus (12). LOB--Twins 14, Texas 6. 2B--Span (32), Mauer (25), Florimon (2), Hamilton (23), Beltre (25), Moreland (13), Soto (3). HR--Beltre (23), off Swarzak. RBI--Span (35), Mauer (64), Florimon (1), Kinsler (58), Andrus (50), Hamilton 5 (107), Beltre (74), Moreland (39), Soto (11). SB--Span 2 (14). S--Revere, Carroll. SF--Hamilton. DP--Twins 1. TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Diamond 2 1/3 3 2 2 2 1 54 3.04 Swarzak 2 2/3 3 2 2 1 1 38 4.66 Gray 2 0 0 0 0 2 20 5.23 Burton (L, 1-1) 2/3 3 6 1 2 1 34 2.27 Robertson 1/3 1 0 0 0 0 9 6.89 Texas IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Oswalt 5 1/3 7 4 3 1 4 77 5.94 Kirkman 1/3 1 0 0 2 0 21 4.05 Ogando 1 1/3 2 0 0 0 3 17 2.75 Adams (W, 3-3) 1 0 0 0 1 2 20 2.63 Scheppers 2/3 2 2 0 1 1 26 4.74 Nathan (S, 25-26) 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 7 2.59 Inherited runners-scored--Robertson 3-2, Kirkman 2-2, Ogando 3-0, Nathan 2-0. IBB--off Burton (Murphy). HBP--by Oswalt (Mauer). WP--Swarzak, Oswalt. Umpires--Home, Wally Bell, First, Ed Hickox, Second, Chris Conroy, Third, Mark Carlson. T--3:39. A--33,762 (48,194).