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Homers key big inning
Rangers 11, Astros 3
Kevin Millwood allowed three runs over six innings against Houston. (Matt Slocum/AP)
 Sosa's two-run homer
Sammy Sosa hit home run No. 601 to start an eight-run inning, which also featured home runs by Marlon Byrd and Brad Wilkerson. Sosa would cap off the inning with a two-run single to put the game out of reach. Kevin Millwood picked up the win.
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Series at a glance:
HOU
Houston (31-42)
Lost 2
Texas 11, Houston 3   TEX
Texas (29-44)
Won 3
June 22, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Houston
1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0   3 9 1
Texas
1 1 0 0 8 0 0 1 X   11 14 1
Standings thru 6/22/07  |  Gameday  |  Astros Stats  |  Rangers Stats
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Biggio, DH5110002.232
Pence, CF4111000.348
Berkman, 1B4122000.262
  Bruntlett, SS0000000.500
Lee, LF4010012.293
Loretta, SS3010002.337
  Ensberg, 3B1000000.212
Lamb, 3B-1B4020002.321
Scott, RF4010022.251
Burke, 2B4000002.232
Ausmus, C4000002.267
Totals373930314 

BATTING
2B: Pence (18, Millwood).
HR: Berkman (9, 1st inning off Millwood, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Biggio; Pence 2; Berkman 5; Lee; Loretta; Lamb 2; Scott.
RBI: Berkman 2 (40), Pence (34).
2-out RBI: Berkman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Biggio 2; Lamb; Scott.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Ensberg (9, fielding).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lofton, CF5121011.280
  Hairston, CF1010000.247
Kinsler, 2B5221101.239
Young, SS4122110.291
  Metcalf, 3B1000002.208
Sosa, DH3124201.247
Byrd, RF4121102.370
Catalanotto, LF3100226.197
Laird, C5000034.239
Wilkerson, 1B5112013.217
Vazquez, 3B-SS3320210.262
Totals391114119920 

BATTING
2B: Kinsler (11, Williams), Lofton (10, Williams), Vazquez (3, Randolph).
HR: Sosa (13, 5th inning off Williams, 1 on, 0 out), Byrd (2, 5th inning off Williams, 0 on, 0 out), Wilkerson (8, 5th inning off Randolph, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Lofton 3; Hairston; Kinsler 3; Young 2; Sosa 5; Byrd 5; Wilkerson 4; Vazquez 3.
RBI: Young 2 (42), Lofton (16), Sosa 4 (57), Byrd (14), Wilkerson 2 (24), Kinsler (33).
2-out RBI: Lofton; Kinsler.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Catalanotto 4; Kinsler; Wilkerson 2; Metcalf.
Team LOB: 13.

FIELDING
E: Millwood (1, missed catch).

 
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Williams (L, 3-10)4.07554225.75
Randolph 2.045544112.46
Moehler 1.22111306.12
Miller 0.11000007.36
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Millwood (W, 4-6)6.09330217.31
Benoit 2.00000103.86
Francisco 1.00000004.33

Williams pitched to 3 batters in the 5th.

Pitches-strikes: Williams 103-63, Randolph 62-33, Moehler 36-24, Miller 9-6, Millwood 102-65, Benoit 23-16, Francisco 13-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Williams 2-8, Randolph 1-1, Moehler 0-2, Miller 0-1, Millwood 9-7, Benoit 2-3, Francisco 2-1.
Batters faced: Williams 23, Randolph 14, Moehler 9, Miller 2, Millwood 28, Benoit 6, Francisco 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Miller 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Rob Drake. 1B: Jim Joyce. 2B: Angel Campos. 3B: Tim Tschida.
Weather: 82 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:16.
Att: 37,847.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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