Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Texas leads 1-0 (as of 9/15)

Game 1: Monday, September 15
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Game 2: Tuesday, September 16
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Game 3: Wednesday, September 17
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Tigers 8

(70-79, 33-42 away)

Rangers 11

(74-77, 37-36 home)

    8:05 PM ET, September 15, 2008

    Globe Life Park in Arlington, Arlington, Texas 

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    W: F. Francisco (3-5)

    L: K. Farnsworth (2-3)

    Game Notes

    DETROIT MANAGER JIM LEYLAND WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE ERIC COOPER IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING FOR ARGUING A HIT BY PITCH CALL.
    TEXAS STARTER BRANDON MCCARTHY LEFT THE GAME IN THE FIRST INNING DUE TO A STRAINED FLEXOR TENDON ON HIS RIGHT MIDDLE FINGER.