LA Angels 6, Texas 5
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(75-77)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0 5 8 1
LA Angels 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 X 6 10 1
WP: E. Yan (1-1) S: F. Rodriguez (40)
LP: S. Feldman (0-1)
(86-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: LA Angels
- O. Cabrera grounded out to third, C. Figgins scored
Top 4th: Texas
- K. Mench grounded into fielder's choice, M. Teixeira scored, A. Soriano out at second
- A. Gonzalez doubled to deep left center, K. Mench scored
Bot 4th: LA Angels
- J. Rivera grounded out to shortstop, C. Kotchman scored, D. Erstad to third
Top 6th: Texas
- H. Blalock homered to deep right, M. Teixeira scored
Top 7th: Texas
- M. Young homered to deep left center
Bot 7th: LA Angels
- O. Cabrera singled to left, R. Quinlan and B. Molina scored, C. Figgins to second
- J. Molina singled to center, C. Figgins and O. Cabrera scored, V. Guerrero to third, J. Molina to second advancing on throw
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 5 0 0 0 0 3 4 .256
M. Young ss 4 1 1 1 1 2 1 .328
M. Teixeira 1b 5 2 3 0 0 0 1 .298
H. Blalock 3b 4 1 2 2 0 2 2 .269
A. Soriano 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .273
K. Mench rf-lf 4 1 0 1 0 1 1 .271
A. Gonzalez dh 4 0 2 1 0 2 1 .222
J. Botts lf 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .333
    M. DeRosa rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
R. Barajas c 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .254
    E. German pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 5 8 5 4 10 15  
 Batting
2B - A Gonzalez (7, J Lackey).
HR - H Blalock (25, 6th inning off J Lackey 1 on, 0 Out), M Young (23, 7th inning off B Donnelly 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - K Mench (71), A Gonzalez (16), H Blalock 2 (89), M Young (84).
2-out RBI - A Gonzalez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Matthews Jr 2, A Soriano 1, M Teixeira 1, J Botts 1.
GIDP - J Botts.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E German (1, 2nd base off F Rodriguez/B Molina).
 
 Fielding
E - R Barajas (9, throw).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins cf-2b 5 2 2 0 0 1 2 .288
O. Cabrera ss 4 1 1 3 0 0 0 .261
V. Guerrero rf 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .320
C. Kotchman dh 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .260
    J. Molina ph-dh 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .228
D. Erstad 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .276
J. Rivera lf 4 0 0 1 0 2 0 .269
B. Molina c 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .288
M. Izturis 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .246
    J. DaVanon ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .234
    S. Finley cf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .218
A. Kennedy 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300
    R. Quinlan ph-3b 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 .226
 Totals 34 6 10 6 3 9 10  
 Batting
2B - D Erstad (30, J Rupe); S Finley (19, D Brocail).
RBI - O Cabrera 3 (53), J Rivera (50), J Molina 2 (21).
2-out RBI - O Cabrera 2, J Molina 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Figgins 2, D Erstad 4, B Molina 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Figgins (54, 2nd base off K Loe/R Barajas).
 
 Fielding
E - O Cabrera (6, ground ball).
DP - 1 (O Cabrera-D Erstad).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Loe 3.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.39
J. Rupe 1.2 1 1 1 1 3 0 4.05
J. Benoit (H, 3) 1.2 1 1 1 1 2 0 3.84
C.J. Wilson 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 7.15
S. Feldman (L, 0-1) 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.08
B. Shouse (BS, 2) 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.62
D. Brocail 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 5.69
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lackey 5.2 7 4 4 3 4 1 3.55
B. Donnelly 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 1 3.69
J. Christiansen 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
E. Yan (W, 1-1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.15
S. Shields (H, 30) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.96
F. Rodriguez (S, 40) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.60
WP - J Lackey, F Rodriguez.
IBB - V Guerrero (by S Feldman).
Pitches-strikes - K Loe 53-33; J Rupe 34-20; J Benoit 29-21; C Wilson 3-3; S Feldman 6-1; B Shouse 7-4; D Brocail 17-14; J Lackey 112-66; B Donnelly 12-8; J Christiansen 4-3; E Yan 5-2; S Shields 16-9; F Rodriguez 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Loe 7-2; J Rupe 2-0; J Benoit 1-2; C Wilson 0-0; S Feldman 0-0; B Shouse 0-0; D Brocail 1-0; J Lackey 10-3; B Donnelly 0-1; J Christiansen 0-0; E Yan 0-1; S Shields 1-0; F Rodriguez 1-0.
Batters faced - K Loe 12; J Rupe 7; J Benoit 7; C Wilson 2; S Feldman 2; B Shouse 2; D Brocail 5; J Lackey 27; B Donnelly 3; J Christiansen 1; E Yan 1; S Shields 3; F Rodriguez 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Dreckman. 1B--Ed Hickox. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Bill Hohn.
Time: 3:29.
Attendance: 37,776.
Weather: 75 degrees, clear.
Wind: 4 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
TEXAS PITCHER KAMERON LOE HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FOURTH INNING AFTER GETTING HIT IN THE HEAD BY A LINE DRIVE OFF THE BAT OF VLADIMIR GUERRERO.
TEXAS' MICHAEL YOUNG EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 18 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 22, 2005 5:38 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
H. Blalock H. Blalock
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 LA Angels
O. Cabrera O. Cabrera
1-4
3 RBI