First pitch solo home run for Shin-Soo Choo off Webb, not a good start *yikes*
Choo’s HR off Webb was hit at 106.9 miles per hour
4-3 DP from Dubon to Flores gets 2 outs after Webb walk to Solak
Bottom 1st – Mike Minor Pitching
Slater with a base hit to lead it off, Flores K and Yaz with a swinging bunt, Pence hard grounder
SCORE: Rangers 1, Giants 0
Calhoun with a hard hit ball for a single, Andrus flies out and Chirinos K’s
Webb escapes a first and third jam (Kiner-Falefa singled) with a strikeout against Choo
Longoria with a double off the wall! Solano moves him over with a sac fly and Ruf’s bloop single scores him!
SCORE: Rangers 1, Giants 1
Solak strikes out his second time in the order, but Solano makes an error to allow Odor to reach. Gallo with a solid double down the line, Odor scores from first.
SCORE: Rangers 2, Giants 1
Dubon strikes out. Slater and Flores fly out
Andrus strikes out. Chirinos walk and Kiner-Falefa should have hit into a double play, but under further review, they said Dubon’s throw did not make it in time to first.
Choo HBP, could be trouble with 2 outs. Webb walks Solak to load the bases. Webb is pulled for Menez who gets Odor to pop out
Yaz starts things off with a ground-rule double! Probably would have been a triple if it stayed in. Pence moves Yaz over, but Longo’s check-swing bunt quickly makes it 2 outs. Solano pops out and no runs are scored
Top 5th – Menez pitching
Gets Gallo to fly out after throwing 3 straight balls. Frazier swinging bunt, 2 outs.
Ruf broken-bat pop out. Tromp with his first big league hit! Dubon follows it up with a single of his own and then Flores punches them all in with a 3 run blast
SCORE: Giants 4, Rangers 2
Anderson in to pitch for the Giants and retires the side
Longo and Solano fly out. Ruf walks out and he scores on Tromp’s double. Tromp scores on a Dubon single. Rangers make a pitching change but it’s too late, the Giants have the lead and then some
SCORE: Giants 6, Rangers 2
Top 7th – Peralta pitching
Dubon at short makes a smooth play
3 up, 3 down
Bottom 7th – Luke Farrell pitching
Flores walks, Farrell strikes out Yaz and Pence, but Long walks. Lots of run score. The big inning ends with Tromp K after Ruf RBI double
SCORE: Giants 9, Rangers 2
Top 8th – Tony Watson pitching
Gallo strikes out. Frazier reaches on an error, but Heineman (Tyler’s brother) and Andrus record outs
Dubon walks but gets doubled off by a liner from Slater. Flores pops out.
Selman in to close things out.
Chirinos hits a double to right that probably should have been caught.
a little scare there at the end but it’s all good, the Giants secure the dub