LA Angels 5, Texas 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(2-7)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 10 1
LA Angels 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 5 11 0
WP: J.C. Romero (1-0)
LP: F. Cordero (0-1)
(5-3)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: LA Angels
- G. Anderson doubled to deep center, V. Guerrero scored
Top 2nd: Texas
- H. Blalock homered to deep right, P. Nevin scored
Top 4th: Texas
- H. Blalock homered to deep right
Top 7th: Texas
- M. Young hit sacrifice fly to deep center, R. Barajas scored, L. Nix to third
Bot 7th: LA Angels
- C. Kotchman doubled to center, D. Erstad scored
- C. Figgins hit sacrifice fly to right, C. Kotchman scored
Bot 9th: LA Angels
- A. Kennedy doubled to deep right, D. Erstad scored, M. Izturis to third, M. Izturis scored on second baseman D. Jimenez's fielding error
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Brown rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .200
M. Young ss 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .289
M. Teixeira dh 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .364
P. Nevin 1b 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .265
H. Blalock 3b 3 2 2 3 1 0 0 .333
I. Kinsler 2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .476
    D. Jimenez 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .167
B. Wilkerson lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .175
R. Barajas c 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .172
L. Nix cf 4 0 1 0 0 3 1 .045
 Totals 34 4 10 4 3 7 14  
 Batting
HR - H Blalock 2 (3, 2nd inning off J Weaver 1 on, 0 Out, 4th inning off J Weaver 0 on, 2 Out).
S - A Brown.
SF - M Young.
RBI - H Blalock 3 (7), M Young (7).
2-out RBI - H Blalock.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Wilkerson 1, P Nevin 1, M Young 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - I Kinsler (1, 2nd base by J Weaver/J Molina).
 
 Fielding
E - D Jimenez (1, catch).
Outfield assists - A Brown (V Guerrero at 1st base).
DP - 2 (M Young-D Jimenez-P Nevin, A Brown-P Nevin).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .300
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .323
V. Guerrero rf 4 1 4 0 0 0 0 .483
G. Anderson lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .233
J. Rivera dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
D. Erstad cf 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 .250
C. Kotchman 1b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .231
    M. Izturis pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Molina c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111
    T. Salmon ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .214
    J. Mathis c 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222
A. Kennedy 2b 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .333
 Totals 33 5 11 4 1 4 13  
 Batting
2B - G Anderson (2, R Bauer); D Erstad (3, J Benoit); C Kotchman (1, J Benoit); A Kennedy (1, F Cordero).
SF - C Figgins.
RBI - G Anderson (5), C Kotchman (2), C Figgins (3), A Kennedy (4).
2-out RBI - G Anderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Rivera 1, G Anderson 2.
GIDP - J Molina.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - V Guerrero (1, 2nd base off R Bauer/R Barajas).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Bauer 5.1 5 1 1 1 3 0 2.16
B. Shouse (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.70
J. Benoit (H, 1) 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 6.75
A. Alfonseca (H, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
A. Otsuka (H, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.25
F. Cordero (L, 0-1; BS, 1) 0.1 2 2 1 0 0 0 8.10
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Weaver 6.0 9 4 4 1 5 2 6.57
B. Donnelly 2.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.80
J.C. Romero (W, 1-0) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
IBB - M Teixeira (by B Donnelly).
HBP - D Erstad (by F Cordero).
Pitches-strikes - R Bauer 84-51; B Shouse 4-3; J Benoit 11-7; A Alfonseca 15-12; A Otsuka 9-5; F Cordero 10-6; J Weaver 103-71; B Donnelly 27-14; J Romero 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Bauer 6-7; B Shouse 0-0; J Benoit 1-0; A Alfonseca 1-2; A Otsuka 0-2; F Cordero 0-1; J Weaver 3-9; B Donnelly 3-3; J Romero 1-0.
Batters faced - R Bauer 21; B Shouse 1; J Benoit 3; A Alfonseca 4; A Otsuka 3; F Cordero 4; J Weaver 27; B Donnelly 8; J Romero 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Kerwin Danley. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 40,012.
Weather: 62 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
TEXAS SECOND BASEMAN IAN KINSLER LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.
TEXAS SECOND BASEMAN IAN KINSLER LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING WITH A LEFT THUMB INJURY.

Updated on Wednesday, Apr 12, 2006 3:41 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
H. Blalock H. Blalock
2-3, 2 HR
3 RBI
 LA Angels
V. Guerrero V. Guerrero
4-4
0 RBI