LA Angels 6, Oakland 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 0 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 6 12 0
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 9 0
WP: J. Weaver (6-0) S: F. Rodriguez (20)
LP: J. Blanton (8-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: LA Angels
- M. Izturis homered to deep right, C. Figgins scored
Top 5th: LA Angels
- O. Cabrera hit sacrifice fly to center, C. Figgins scored
- M. Napoli doubled to deep left center, M. Izturis scored, M. Napoli to third advancing on throw
Top 6th: LA Angels
- C. Figgins singled to right center, A. Kennedy scored
Top 7th: LA Angels
- J. Rivera homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Oakland
- N. Swisher singled to right, B. Kielty scored, M. Kotsay to second
- F. Thomas singled to right, M. Kotsay and N. Swisher scored, E. Chavez to third
- J. Payton singled to right, E. Chavez scored, A. Perez to second
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins lf 5 2 4 1 0 0 0 .265
M. Izturis 3b 4 2 3 2 1 0 0 .262
O. Cabrera ss 2 0 0 1 2 1 5 .292
V. Guerrero dh 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .299
M. Napoli c 5 0 2 1 0 2 0 .286
J. Rivera rf 5 1 1 1 0 1 2 .277
K. Morales 1b 4 0 0 0 1 3 1 .244
T. Murphy cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .250
A. Kennedy 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .259
 Totals 38 6 12 6 4 10 16  
 Batting
2B - M Napoli (8, J Blanton).
3B - C Figgins (4, J Blanton); A Kennedy (3, J Blanton).
HR - M Izturis (1, 3rd inning off J Blanton 1 on, 2 Out), J Rivera (11, 7th inning off C Gaudin 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - O Cabrera.
RBI - M Izturis 2 (12), O Cabrera (47), M Napoli (27), C Figgins (32), J Rivera (36).
2-out RBI - M Izturis 2, M Napoli, C Figgins, J Rivera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Rivera 1, V Guerrero 2, O Cabrera 2, A Kennedy 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - C Figgins 2 (31, 2nd base off J Blanton/A Melhuse, 3rd base off C Gaudin/A Melhuse), M Izturis (6, 2nd base off C Gaudin/A Melhuse).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - T Murphy (F Thomas at 1st base).
DP - 1 (T Murphy-K Morales).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Kotsay cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 .242
N. Swisher 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .261
E. Chavez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .243
F. Thomas dh 2 0 1 2 2 1 0 .237
    A. Perez pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091
J. Payton rf 4 0 2 1 0 1 3 .283
B. Crosby ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .241
B. Kielty lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .300
A. Melhuse c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .237
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .223
 Totals 35 4 9 4 2 6 13  
 Batting
2B - M Ellis (9, F Rodriguez).
RBI - N Swisher (52), F Thomas 2 (46), J Payton (32).
2-out RBI - N Swisher, F Thomas 2, J Payton.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Payton 1, M Kotsay 1, B Crosby 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Payton (3, 2nd base off J Weaver/M Napoli).
 
 Fielding
PB - A Melhuse.
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Weaver (W, 6-0) 7.0 2 0 0 2 5 0 1.12
B. Donnelly 0.2 4 4 4 0 0 0 4.32
F. Rodriguez (S, 20) 1.1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2.97
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Blanton (L, 8-8) 5.2 9 5 5 3 5 1 4.95
C. Gaudin 1.1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3.97
B. Halsey 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.97
K. Calero 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.31
Pitches-strikes - J Weaver 95-55; B Donnelly 22-16; F Rodriguez 24-15; J Blanton 110-63; C Gaudin 25-14; B Halsey 22-15; K Calero 16-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Weaver 5-10; B Donnelly 1-1; F Rodriguez 1-2; J Blanton 9-3; C Gaudin 0-3; B Halsey 0-2; K Calero 0-0.
Batters faced - J Weaver 24; B Donnelly 6; F Rodriguez 7; J Blanton 29; C Gaudin 6; B Halsey 5; K Calero 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Miller. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 25,289.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 13 mph, right to left.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 9, 2006 4:32 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
M. Izturis M. Izturis
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Oakland
J. Payton J. Payton
2-4
1 RBI