Texas 8, LA Angels 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(80-70)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9 1
Texas 0 0 1 2 1 0 2 2 X 8 9 0
WP: V. Padilla (14-9)
LP: E. Santana (14-8)
(76-74)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Texas
- M. Young singled to center, N. Cruz scored
Bot 4th: Texas
- M. Ojeda doubled to deep right, C. Lee and M. DeRosa scored
Bot 5th: Texas
- M. Teixeira hit sacrifice fly to deep center, G. Matthews Jr. scored
Bot 7th: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. homered to deep center, N. Cruz scored
Bot 8th: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left, M. DeRosa scored
Top 9th: LA Angels
- T. Salmon homered to deep left
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .261
M. Izturis 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .294
V. Guerrero dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .328
G. Anderson lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .279
C. Pride rf 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .261
    T. Salmon ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .267
A. Kennedy 2b 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .272
    J. Mathis ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .119
R. Quinlan 1b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .318
    K. Morales ph-1b 2 0 1 0 0 1 3 .238
J. Molina c 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .251
    J. Rivera ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .298
    M. Napoli c 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .223
E. Aybar ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .267
 Totals 32 1 9 1 4 5 17  
 Batting
2B - A Kennedy (24, V Padilla); G Anderson (27, V Padilla).
HR - T Salmon (8, 9th inning off R Mahay 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - T Salmon (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Anderson 1.
GIDP - J Molina, J Rivera, E Aybar.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - M Izturis (12, ground ball).
DP - 2 (R Quinlan-E Aybar-R Quinlan, E Aybar-A Kennedy-R Quinlan).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 .314
M. Young ss 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .316
M. Teixeira 1b 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .274
C. Lee lf 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .330
    J. Hairston Jr. lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .198
H. Blalock dh 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .270
M. DeRosa 3b 4 2 1 0 0 1 2 .308
I. Kinsler 2b 4 1 1 2 0 1 3 .280
M. Ojeda c 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 .400
N. Cruz rf 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 .212
 Totals 31 8 9 8 3 3 11  
 Batting
2B - M Ojeda (1, E Santana).
HR - G Matthews Jr (18, 7th inning off H Carrasco 1 on, 1 Out), I Kinsler (12, 8th inning off G Jones 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - M Teixeira.
RBI - M Young (95), M Ojeda 2 (2), M Teixeira (96), G Matthews Jr 2 (77), I Kinsler 2 (50).
2-out RBI - M Young, M Ojeda 2, I Kinsler 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Cruz 1.
GIDP - M Teixeira, C Lee.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 3 (M DeRosa-I Kinsler-M Teixeira, M Young-I Kinsler-M Teixeira, M Young-M Teixeira).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Santana (L, 14-8) 5.0 7 4 4 2 2 0 4.57
J.C. Romero 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.65
H. Carrasco 1.0 1 2 1 0 1 1 3.76
G. Jones 1.0 1 2 2 1 0 1 6.00
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Padilla (W, 14-9) 7.1 7 0 0 3 4 0 4.27
J. Benoit 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.56
R. Mahay 1.1 2 1 1 1 0 1 3.95
Pitches-strikes - E Santana 91-53; J Romero 14-8; H Carrasco 19-12; G Jones 17-8; V Padilla 114-75; J Benoit 3-3; R Mahay 20-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Santana 7-6; J Romero 2-1; H Carrasco 2-0; G Jones 2-1; V Padilla 14-3; J Benoit 0-0; R Mahay 2-2.
Batters faced - E Santana 22; J Romero 3; H Carrasco 5; G Jones 5; V Padilla 29; J Benoit 1; R Mahay 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Rick Reed. 3B--Tim Tschida.
Time: 2:30.
Attendance: 24,303.
Weather: 85 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
TEXAS' GARY MATTHEWS JR. EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIFTH INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 17, 2006 4:38 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
T. Salmon T. Salmon
1-1, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Texas
G. Matthews Jr. G. Matthews Jr.
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI