Baltimore 6, LA Angels 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(5-5)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 7 0
Baltimore 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 6 9 2
WP: T. Byrdak (1-0)
LP: S. Shields (1-1)
(6-5)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: LA Angels
- G. Anderson homered to deep right, O. Cabrera scored
- J. Rivera homered to deep left
Top 2nd: LA Angels
- A. Kennedy homered to deep right
Bot 2nd: Baltimore
- J. Gibbons homered to deep left
Bot 4th: Baltimore
- D. Newhan homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Baltimore
- N. Markakis homered to deep right center, K. Millar scored
Bot 8th: Baltimore
- M. Mora singled to right, B. Roberts scored, M. Mora to second advancing on throw
Top 9th: LA Angels
- J. Mathis homered to deep left
Bot 9th: Baltimore
- R. Hernandez homered to deep left
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .256
O. Cabrera ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .308
V. Guerrero rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .417
G. Anderson lf 4 1 1 2 0 2 0 .216
J. Rivera cf 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .276
T. Salmon dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .238
C. Kotchman 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .207
J. Mathis c 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .176
A. Kennedy 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .345
 Totals 35 5 7 5 1 8 7  
 Batting
HR - G Anderson (2, 1st inning off R Lopez 1 on, 2 Out), J Rivera (2, 1st inning off R Lopez 0 on, 2 Out), A Kennedy (1, 2nd inning off R Lopez 0 on, 2 Out), J Mathis (1, 9th inning off L Hawkins 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - G Anderson 2 (7), J Rivera (5), A Kennedy (6), J Mathis (1).
2-out RBI - G Anderson 2, J Rivera, A Kennedy, J Mathis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Guerrero 1, O Cabrera 1, J Mathis 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - A Kennedy (1, 2nd base off R Lopez/R Hernandez).
 
 Fielding
PB - J Mathis.
DP - 1 (O Cabrera-A Kennedy-C Kotchman).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .267
D. Newhan lf 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .308
    L. Matos ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .154
M. Mora 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .277
M. Tejada ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .318
J. Gibbons rf 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .366
    C. Patterson cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091
R. Hernandez c 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .500
K. Millar dh 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .257
J. Conine 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050
N. Markakis cf-rf 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 .241
 Totals 33 6 9 6 0 3 6  
 Batting
2B - M Mora (4, E Santana); K Millar (3, E Santana).
HR - J Gibbons (3, 2nd inning off E Santana 0 on, 1 Out), D Newhan (2, 4th inning off E Santana 0 on, 0 Out), N Markakis (2, 5th inning off E Santana 1 on, 1 Out), R Hernandez (1, 9th inning off S Shields 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Gibbons (9), D Newhan (7), N Markakis 2 (3), M Mora (6), R Hernandez (10).
2-out RBI - M Mora.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Hernandez 1, M Tejada 1.
GIDP - D Newhan.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
E - B Roberts (1, ground ball); R Hernandez (2, throw).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Santana 7.0 6 4 4 0 2 3 3.55
J.C. Romero 0.1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
S. Shields (L, 1-1) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 1.50
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Lopez 8.0 6 4 4 1 6 3 5.66
L. Hawkins (BS, 1) 0.2 1 1 1 0 2 1 2.84
T. Byrdak (W, 1-0) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.71
WP - R Lopez.
Pitches-strikes - E Santana 83-56; J Romero 7-4; S Shields 20-10; R Lopez 109-67; L Hawkins 16-9; T Byrdak 1-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Santana 8-11; J Romero 1-0; S Shields 0-2; R Lopez 9-9; L Hawkins 0-0; T Byrdak 1-0.
Batters faced - E Santana 26; J Romero 2; S Shields 5; R Lopez 32; L Hawkins 3; T Byrdak 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gerry Davis. 1B--Brian Gorman. 2B--Eric Cooper. 3B--Bill Miller.
Time: 2:20.
Attendance: 25,415.
Weather: 79 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY LOS ANGELES' GARRET ANDERSON AND JUAN RIVERA IN THE FIRST INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Saturday, Apr 15, 2006 5:51 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
A. Kennedy A. Kennedy
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Baltimore
N. Markakis N. Markakis
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI