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2023 Season
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DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
2023-06-17 Texas Rangers – 4 Toronto Blue Jays – 2 FINAL 72 39-33
Day Game | Streak: 1 | W: Dunning, L: Richards, SV: Smith
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FAN RATING
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DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 2023-06-17 | Time: 2:37 | Attendance: 39,383
At the ballpark in Texas

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 2023 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

		1	2	3	4	5	6	7	8	9	R	H	E
Blue Jays, 39-33	1	0	0	1	0	0	0	0	0	2	9	1
Rangers, 43-27	0	3	0	0	0	0	1	0	X	4	8	0

    Globe Life Field - Arlington, TX

Blue Jays

HITTERS	AB	R	H	RBI	HR	BB	SO	LOB	AVG	OBP	SLG	OPS	FPTS
G. Springer RF	4	0	2	0	0	0	0	0	.255	.322	.405	.727	2.0
W. Merrifield 2B	4	0	1	0	0	0	0	2	.306	.363	.396	.759	1.0
B. Bichette SS	4	1	1	0	0	0	0	2	.316	.346	.508	.854	3.0
V. Guerrero DH	3	0	2	1	0	1	0	0	.284	.354	.437	.791	4.0
D. Varsho LF	3	1	2	1	1	0	0	1	.231	.301	.412	.713	7.0
a- A. Kirk PH	1	0	0	0	0	0	0	1	.253	.333	.331	.665	0.0
M. Chapman 3B	4	0	1	0	0	0	2	0	.264	.342	.456	.798	0.0
D. Jansen C	4	0	0	0	0	0	0	2	.210	.268	.457	.725	0.0
C. Biggio 1B	3	0	0	0	0	0	1	0	.185	.261	.370	.631	-0.5
b- S. Espinal PH	1	0	0	0	0	0	1	2	.207	.291	.272	.563	-0.5
K. Kiermaier CF	3	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	.282	.340	.452	.792	0.0
Total	34	2	9	2	1	1	4	10	-	-	-	-	-

    a-lined out for Varsho in the 9th
    b-struck out for Biggio in the 9th

Rangers

HITTERS	AB	R	H	RBI	HR	BB	SO	LOB	AVG	OBP	SLG	OPS	FPTS
M. Semien 2B	4	0	0	0	0	0	2	0	.279	.345	.466	.810	-1.0
C. Seager SS	4	1	2	1	1	0	0	0	.348	.409	.639	1.048	7.0
N. Lowe 1B	4	0	1	0	0	0	1	1	.276	.358	.436	.794	0.5
A. Garcia RF	3	1	2	0	0	1	1	1	.260	.328	.481	.809	3.5
J. Jung 3B	3	1	1	2	1	1	0	2	.280	.337	.502	.839	8.0
J. Heim C	4	1	1	1	1	0	1	2	.279	.331	.456	.786	5.5
R. Grossman DH	3	0	0	0	0	1	0	2	.228	.310	.371	.682	1.0
E. Duran LF	3	0	1	0	0	1	1	0	.294	.344	.494	.838	0.5
T. Jankowski LF	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	0	.293	.381	.384	.764	0.0
L. Taveras CF	3	0	0	0	0	0	0	5	.294	.352	.477	.829	0.0
Total	31	4	8	4	3	4	6	13	-	-	-	-	-

BATTING

    2B - B. Bichette (15)
    HR - D. Varsho (12)
    RBI - V. Guerrero (42), D. Varsho (27)
    2-Out RBI - V. Guerrero
    Runners left in scoring position, 2-Out - S. Espinal

BATTING

    HR - C. Seager (10), J. Jung (14), J. Heim (8)
    RBI - C. Seager (37), J. Jung 2 (42), J. Heim (48)
    Runners left in scoring position, 2-Out - L. Taveras 3 (3)

BASERUNNING

    CS - E. Duran (3)

FIELDING

    DP - (Bichette-Merrifield-Biggio)
    E - B. Bichette (7)

FIELDING

    Outfield Assist - A. Garcia
    DP - (Semien-Lowe)

PITCHERS	IP	H	R	ER	BB	SO	HR	ERA	WHIP	FPTS
T. Richards (L, 0-1)	3.0	3	3	3	1	2	2	3.82	1.18	-2.0
B. Francis	2.2	1	0	0	3	2	0	3.68	1.36	5.0
Y. Garcia	0.2	4	1	1	0	1	1	5.83	1.64	-2.5
A. Cimber	1.2	0	0	0	0	1	0	6.20	1.43	5.5
Total	8.0	8	4	4	4	6	3	-	-	-

PITCHERS	IP	H	R	ER	BB	SO	HR	ERA	WHIP	FPTS
D. Dunning (W, 6-1)	6.0	6	2	2	1	3	1	2.78	1.19	20.5
J. Sborz (H, 6)	2.0	1	0	0	0	0	0	2.93	0.90	5.0
W. Smith (S, 12)	1.0	2	0	0	0	1	0	3.00	0.85	8.5
Total	9.0	9	2	2	1	4	1	-	-	-
PITCHING

    Pitches-Strikes - T. Richards 65-36, B. Francis 56-35, Y. Garcia 22-14, A. Cimber 22-14
    Ground Balls-Fly Balls - T. Richards 1-5, B. Francis 2-4, Y. Garcia 1-1, A. Cimber 2-1
    Batters Faced - T. Richards 13, B. Francis 12, Y. Garcia 6, A. Cimber 4

PITCHING

    Pitches-Strikes - D. Dunning 89-61, J. Sborz 19-15, W. Smith 12-9
    Ground Balls-Fly Balls - D. Dunning 9-6, J. Sborz 5-1
    Batters Faced - D. Dunning 23, J. Sborz 7, W. Smith 5

    1ST INNING
    Blue Jays
        D. Dunning Pitching:
        G. Springer: Springer reached on an infield single to shortstop
        W. Merrifield: Ball, Merrifield grounded into double play second to first, Springer out at second
        B. Bichette: Ball, Strike swinging, Bichette doubled to deep right
        V. Guerrero: Guerrero singled to left, Bichette scored, Guerrero to second
        D. Varsho: Strike looking, Strike swinging, Varsho singled to deep right, Guerrero out at home
        Middle of the 1st (1 Run, 4 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Rangers
        T. Richards Pitching:
        M. Semien: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Strike swinging, Semien struck out swinging
        C. Seager: Ball, Seager lined out to first
        N. Lowe: Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Lowe flied out to deep left
        End of the 1st (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    2ND INNING
    Blue Jays
        D. Dunning Pitching:
        M. Chapman: Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Chapman struck out swinging
        D. Jansen: Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Jansen popped out to third
        C. Biggio: Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Biggio struck out looking
        Middle of the 2nd (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Rangers
        T. Richards Pitching:
        A. Garcia: Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Garcia walked
        J. Jung: Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Jung homered to right, Garcia scored
        J. Heim: Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Heim homered to right
        R. Grossman: Grossman flied out to left
        E. Duran: Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Duran struck out swinging
        L. Taveras: Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Taveras lined out to center
        End of the 2nd (3 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
    3RD INNING
    Blue Jays
        D. Dunning Pitching:
        K. Kiermaier: Strike looking, Kiermaier grounded out to first
        G. Springer: Springer singled to left
        W. Merrifield: Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Merrifield lined out to right
        B. Bichette: Strike looking, Ball, Bichette reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Springer out at second
        Middle of the 3rd (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    Rangers
        T. Richards Pitching:
        M. Semien: Ball, Ball, Ball, Semien lined out to left
        C. Seager: Strike swinging, Ball, Seager flied out to center
        N. Lowe: Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Lowe grounded out to second
        End of the 3rd (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    4TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        D. Dunning Pitching:
        V. Guerrero: Strike looking, Strike swinging, Guerrero grounded out to shortstop
        D. Varsho: Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Varsho homered to right
        M. Chapman: Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Chapman struck out swinging
        D. Jansen: Ball, Ball, Jansen flied out to center
        Middle of the 4th (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    Rangers
        T. Richards Pitching:
        A. Garcia: Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Garcia singled to deep center
        Bowden Francis relieved Trevor Richards
        J. Jung: Garcia to second on balk, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Jung walked
        J. Heim: Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Heim flied out to shallow center
        R. Grossman: Strike looking, Ball, Grossman flied out to deep center, Garcia to third, Jung to second
        E. Duran: Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Duran walked
        L. Taveras: Taveras grounded out to second
        End of the 4th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    5TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        D. Dunning Pitching:
        C. Biggio: Ball, Biggio flied out to right
        K. Kiermaier: Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kiermaier grounded out to first
        G. Springer: Ball, Ball, Springer lined out to right
        Middle of the 5th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Rangers
        B. Francis Pitching:
        M. Semien: Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Semien flied out to shallow center
        C. Seager: Ball, Seager singled to right
        N. Lowe: Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Strike swinging, Lowe struck out swinging
        A. Garcia: Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike swinging, Garcia struck out swinging
        End of the 5th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    6TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        D. Dunning Pitching:
        W. Merrifield: Ball, Merrifield flied out to right
        B. Bichette: Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Bichette grounded out to third
        V. Guerrero: Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Foul, Ball, Guerrero walked
        D. Varsho: Strike swinging, Ball, Varsho flied out to shallow left
        Middle of the 6th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Rangers
        B. Francis Pitching:
        J. Jung: Jung grounded out to third
        J. Heim: Ball, Ball, Heim flied out to right
        R. Grossman: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Grossman walked
        Yimi Garcia relieved Bowden Francis
        E. Duran: Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Duran singled to right, Grossman to second
        L. Taveras: Strike looking, Ball, Taveras grounded out to first
        End of the 6th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
    7TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        Josh Sborz relieved Dane Dunning
        M. Chapman: Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Chapman grounded out to third
        D. Jansen: Jansen flied out to left
        C. Biggio: Strike looking, Biggio lined out to center
        Middle of the 7th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    Rangers
        Y. Garcia Pitching:
        M. Semien: Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Semien struck out swinging
        C. Seager: Seager homered to right center
        N. Lowe: Foul, Ball, Lowe singled to center
        A. Garcia: Strike swinging, Garcia singled to center, Lowe to second
        Adam Cimber relieved Yimi Garcia
        J. Jung: Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Jung grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Garcia out at second
        End of the 7th (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
    8TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        J. Sborz Pitching:
        K. Kiermaier: Ball, Strike swinging, Kiermaier grounded out to first
        G. Springer: Strike looking, Springer grounded out to shortstop
        W. Merrifield: Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Merrifield singled to shallow center
        B. Bichette: Bichette grounded out to shortstop
        Middle of the 8th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
    Rangers
        A. Cimber Pitching:
        J. Heim: Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Strike swinging, Heim struck out swinging
        R. Grossman: Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Grossman flied out to shallow left
        E. Duran: Ball, Ball, Duran safe at first on shortstop Bichette fielding error
        L. Taveras: Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball (pitchout), Duran caught stealing second, catcher to shortstop
        End of the 8th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
    9TH INNING
    Blue Jays
        Travis Jankowski in left field
        Will Smith relieved Josh Sborz
        V. Guerrero: Guerrero singled to left
        Alejandro Kirk hit for Daulton Varsho
        A. Kirk: Ball, Strike looking, Kirk lined out to left
        M. Chapman: Foul, Ball, Chapman singled to deep left, Guerrero to second
        D. Jansen: Jansen lined out to center, Guerrero to third
        Santiago Espinal hit for Cavan Biggio
        S. Espinal: Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Espinal struck out swinging
        Middle of the 9th (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)