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|Saturday, September 24th, 2022: Rangers Rosario Raps 3 Homers|
At The Ballpark at Arlington Willin Rosario of the Texas Rangers wreaked havoc on Baltimore pitching, beating them 15-9 and leaving them in ruins after a prodigious three-home run performance. It was clear he was in a groove early on and as blast after blast cleared the fences. Fans knew they were witnessing a feat they wouldn't soon forget.
After his monumental game Rosario told reporters at the press conference, "The last one was totally unexpected. I just wanted to make good contact, never thinking I would get a home run -- and BANG! -- I got #3."
For the game the Texas first baseman had 3 hits in 4 at-bats, drove in 7 and scored 3 runs.
W. Rosario hit a two-run home run off N. Syndergaard in the 1st, hit a three-run home run off N. Syndergaard in the 2nd, walked in the 5th, flied out in the 7th and hit a two-run home run off T. Rosenthal in the 8th.
Currently Rosario is batting .324 with 176 hits and 45 home runs. He has knocked in 135 runs and scored 106 times.
|Sunday, September 18th, 2022: Detroit Bats Silenced by Gonzalez|
The Detroit Tigers struggled at the plate today against Rangers hurler Gio Gonzalez, who shackled them on 5 hits while hurling a complete game 10-0 shutout.
"What can you say? We didn't hit well," said the Tigers skipper in his postgame comments.
"Hopefully we shake this off and bounce back tomorrow."
Gonzalez finished the game with 4 strikeouts and no walks in an excellent mound performance.
"He pitched real well," his manager said. "Gio made pitches when he had to. He hit his spots and did a great job of mixing in his changeup and using his fastball effectively."
Gonzalez has started 32 times this year, pitched 184.1 innings, fanned 139 batters and walked 62. His current record is 11 wins and 12 losses with a 4.88 ERA.
|Wednesday, August 24th, 2022: Super Swinger! Robertson Slams 5 Hits!|
Who needs batting practice? Cody Robertson of Atlanta apparently doesn't as he battered Texas with a 5-hit outburst in today's game to lead his club to a 8-4 win.
He told the press after the game, "And I didn't even take BP today. I think I have been taking too many swings before game and decided to take a day off. Wow, this was really something... a 5 for 6 day... will my name be in the record books now?"
C. Robertson singled in the 1st, hit an RBI single in the 2nd, singled in the 4th, grounded out in the 5th, singled in the 7th and hit a two-run home run off J. Gozalo in the 9th.
This year Robertson is batting .271 with 10 home runs and 45 RBIs.
|Player||Injury||Out for...||Disabled List Status|
|P Scott Herring||strained elbow ligament||2 weeks||Not on DL|| |
|Record overall||90-72, .556 PCT|
|Position in Division||3rd, 13.0 GB|
|Record at home||46-35, .568 PCT|
|Record on the road||44-37, .543 PCT|
|Record in X-inning games||5-6, .455 PCT|
|Record in one-run games||23-17, .575 PCT|
|Record versus LHP||26-24, .520 PCT|
|Record versus RHP||64-48, .571 PCT|
|Record last 10 games||3-7, .300 PCT|
|Record in April||17-7, .708 PCT|
|Record in May||11-16, .407 PCT|
|Record in June||15-12, .556 PCT|
|Record in July||19-7, .731 PCT|
|Record in August||13-15, .464 PCT|
|Record in September||15-13, .536 PCT|
|Record in October||0-2, .000 PCT|
|Team Batting Stats & Rankings|
|Batting Average||.296 - 2nd in AL|
|On-Base Percentage||.377 - 2nd in AL|
|Slugging Percentage||.505 - 2nd in AL|
|On-Base + Slugging||.883 - 2nd in AL|
|Runs Scored||1097 - 1st in AL|
|Hits||1702 - 3rd in AL|
|Extra-Base Hits||612 - 4th in AL|
|Home Runs||272 - 4th in AL|
|Bases-On-Balls||689 - 4th in AL|
|Strikeouts||737 - 2nd in AL|
|Stolen Bases||170 - 3rd in AL|
|Team Pitching Stats & Rankings|
|Earned Run Average ||5.44 - 5th in AL|
|Starters' ERA||5.05 - 2nd in AL|
|Bullpen ERA||6.21 - 10th in AL|
|Runs allowed||972 - 6th in AL|
|Hits allowed||1690 - 9th in AL|
|Opponents AVG||.292 - 8th in AL|
|BABIP||.328 - 12th in AL|
|Home Runs allowed||233 - 7th in AL|
|Bases-On-Balls||633 - 6th in AL|
|Strikeouts||1113 - 1st in AL|