Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Texas leads 1-0 (as of 8/9)

Game 1: Friday, August 9
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Cleveland 2
Game 2: Saturday, August 10
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Cleveland 4
Game 3: Sunday, August 11
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Cleveland 5

Rangers 3

(49-66, 21-35 away)

Indians 2

(50-64, 28-28 home)

    7:05 PM ET, August 9, 2002

    Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio 

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    TEX 100001001 3 - -
    CLE 000000020 2 - -

    W: K. Rogers (12-6)

    L: M. Wohlers (1-2)

    S: F. Cordero (4)

    Game Notes

    THE HOME RUN BY TEXAS' RAFAEL PALMEIRO WAS HIS 30TH OF THE SEASON. WITH THE HOME RUN HE BECOMES THE 10TH PLAYER ALL-TIME TO HIT 30 OR MORE HOME RUNS IN 8 OR MORE CONSECUTIVE SEASONS.
    CLEVELAND'S MILTON BRADLEY DOUBLED IN THE EIGHTH INNING TO BREAK-UP KENNY ROGERS NO-HITTER.
    CLEVELAND'S JIM THOME WALKED LEADING OFF THE EIGHTH INNING TO BREAK-UP KENNY ROGERS PERFECT GAME, BUT HE STILL HAS A NO-HITTER THROUGH SEVEN INNINGS.
    TEXAS' PITCHER KENNY ROGERS HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH SEVEN INNINGS, INCLUDING THREE STRIKEOUTS.
    CLEVELAND'S OMAR VIZQUEL FLIED OUT IN THE SEVENTH INNING, TEXAS' KENNY ROGERS NOW HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH 6 2/3 INNINGS.
    CLEVELAND'S MATT LAWTON GROUNDED OUT LEADING OFF THE SEVENTH INNING, TEXAS' KENNY ROGERS NOW HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH 6 1/3 INNINGS.
    TEXAS' KENNY ROGERS HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH SIX INNINGS, INCLUDING THREE STRIKEOUTS.
    TEXAS' STARTING PITCHER KENNY ROGERS HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH FIVE INNINGS, INCLUDING THREE STRIKEOUTS.