Baltimore Orioles vs Texas Rangers
September 9, 1989 Box Score

The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on September 9, 1989 at Arlington Stadium. The Baltimore Orioles defeated the Texas Rangers and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye."

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Baltimore Orioles 4, Texas Rangers 2

Baltimore Orioles ab r h rbi
Devereaux cf 5 1 1 0
Bradley lf 3 0 1 0
Ripken 2b 0 0 0 0
Davis ph 1 0 0 0
Gonzales 2b 0 0 0 0
Ripken, Jr. ss 4 0 0 0
Moreland dh 3 0 0 1
Anderson pr,dh 0 0 0 0
Tettleton ph,dh 1 0 1 0
Bell pr,dh 0 1 0 0
Milligan 1b 5 1 3 2
Worthington 3b 5 0 1 0
Jefferson rf 4 1 1 0
Melvin c 2 0 0 0
Orsulak ph 0 0 0 0
Quirk c 1 0 0 0
Hulett 2b 2 0 0 0
Finley ph,lf 2 0 1 1
Milacki p 0 0 0 0
Hickey p 0 0 0 0
Williamson p 0 0 0 0
Olson p 0 0 0 0
Totals 38 4 9 4
Texas Rangers ab r h rbi
Manrique ss 4 0 0 0
Palmeiro 1b 2 0 1 0
Stanley ph 0 0 0 0
Daugherty pr,1b 1 0 0 0
Baines dh 5 0 0 0
Sierra rf 4 0 1 0
Petralli c 3 0 0 0
Kreuter c 0 0 0 0
Bosley ph 1 0 0 0
Sundberg c 0 0 0 0
Incaviglia lf 4 0 0 0
Gonzalez cf 2 1 0 0
Leach ph 1 0 0 0
Espy cf 0 0 0 0
Buechele 2b,3b 3 1 1 2
Coolbaugh 3b 2 0 0 0
Franco ph,2b 2 0 2 0
Jeffcoat p 0 0 0 0
Guante p 0 0 0 0
Rogers p 0 0 0 0
Mielke p 0 0 0 0
Hall p 0 0 0 0
Russell p 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 2 5 2
Baltimore 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 4 9 0
Texas 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 2
Baltimore Orioles IP H R ER BB SO
Milacki 7.1 4 2 2 2 3
Hickey 0.1 0 0 0 2 0
Williamson 1.0 1 0 0 1 1
Olson W (4-2) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2
Totals 10.0 5 2 2 5 6
Texas Rangers IP H R ER BB SO
Jeffcoat 6.1 5 2 1 2 4
Guante 0.0 0 0 0 1 0
Rogers 0.0 1 0 0 0 0
Mielke 1.2 1 0 0 1 2
Hall L (1-1) 1.2 1 1 1 0 1
Russell 0.1 1 1 1 0 1
Totals 10.0 9 4 3 4 8

E –Kreuter (4), Coolbaugh (2). DP –Texas 2. 2B –Baltimore Milligan 2 (20,off Jeffcoat,off Mielke); Devereaux (10,off Jeffcoat); Jefferson (4,off Jeffcoat); Finley (5,off Rogers), Texas Palmeiro (21,off Milacki); Franco (29,off Williamson). HR –Baltimore Milligan (11,10th inning off Russell 1 on, 2 out), Texas Buechele (16,5th inning off Milacki 1 on, 0 out). Team LOB –8. SH –Manrique (10,off Milacki). IBB –Stanley (1,by Hickey). Team –8. SB –Jefferson (7,3rd base off Guante/Kreuter). CS –Devereaux (10,3rd base by Jeffcoat/Petralli). IBB –Hickey (4,Stanley). U-HP –John Shulock, 1B –Dan Morrison, 2B –Tim Welke, 3B –Jim Evans. T –3:58. A –30,332.

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