LA Angels 5, Kansas City 2
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(81-70)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 5 6 0
Kansas City 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 10 0
WP: J. Saunders (6-3) S: F. Rodriguez (43)
LP: J. De La Rosa (3-3)
(58-93)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: LA Angels
- R. Quinlan homered to deep left
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- P. Phillips singled to right, A. Berroa scored, J. Keppinger to third
Top 6th: LA Angels
- V. Guerrero homered to deep center
Top 7th: LA Angels
- H. Kendrick doubled to right, T. Murphy scored
- M. Napoli singled to right, H. Kendrick scored
Top 8th: LA Angels
- G. Anderson singled to right, O. Cabrera scored
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- A. Berroa singled to left, E. Brown scored
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Izturis 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .291
O. Cabrera ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .279
V. Guerrero rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .327
J. Rivera cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295
    R. Willits cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
G. Anderson lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .278
R. Quinlan 1b 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 .320
    T. Murphy pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246
    D. Erstad 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223
T. Salmon dh 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .264
    C. Figgins ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
H. Kendrick 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .275
M. Napoli c 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 .224
 Totals 32 5 6 5 4 4 6  
 Batting
2B - H Kendrick (20, J De La Rosa).
HR - R Quinlan (8, 2nd inning off J De La Rosa 0 on, 2 Out), V Guerrero (30, 6th inning off J De La Rosa 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Quinlan (30), V Guerrero (111), H Kendrick (25), M Napoli (40), G Anderson (80).
2-out RBI - R Quinlan, V Guerrero, H Kendrick, M Napoli, G Anderson.
GIDP - O Cabrera.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - T Murphy (4, 2nd base off J De La Rosa/P Phillips).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Saunders-O Cabrera-R Quinlan).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf-lf 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .290
E. German lf-2b 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 .340
M. Grudzielanek 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .297
    J. Gathright pr-cf 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 .234
M. Sweeney dh 2 0 0 0 3 1 1 .255
    A. Blanco pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
E. Brown rf 5 1 1 0 0 3 8 .292
R. Shealy 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .299
A. Berroa ss 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .232
J. Keppinger 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .143
P. Phillips c 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 .281
    S. Costa ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281
 Totals 36 2 10 2 5 10 18  
 Batting
2B - E German (16, J Saunders); J Gathright (11, J Saunders); E Brown (38, S Shields).
RBI - P Phillips (2), A Berroa (52).
2-out RBI - P Phillips, A Berroa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Sweeney 1, E Brown 2, D DeJesus 1, R Shealy 2.
GIDP - E Brown.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Berroa-M Grudzielanek-R Shealy).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Saunders (W, 6-3) 7.0 7 1 1 3 8 0 4.29
S. Shields 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.07
F. Rodriguez (S, 43) 1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 1.76
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. De La Rosa (L, 3-3) 6.2 4 4 4 4 4 2 5.32
R. Braun 1.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.70
A. Burgos 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.68
IBB - M Sweeney (by J Saunders).
Pitches-strikes - J Saunders 115-71; S Shields 16-11; F Rodriguez 37-18; J De La Rosa 108-57; R Braun 13-11; A Burgos 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Saunders 11-2; S Shields 2-0; F Rodriguez 1-1; J De La Rosa 10-6; R Braun 2-2; A Burgos 2-1.
Batters faced - J Saunders 30; S Shields 5; F Rodriguez 6; J De La Rosa 27; R Braun 6; A Burgos 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chad Fairchild. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Kerwin Danley. 3B--Tim Welke.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 9,048.
Weather: 62 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY SECOND BASEMAN MARK GRUDZIELANEK LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE THIRD INNING WITH A RIGHT LEG INJURY.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 19, 2006 11:05 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
R. Quinlan R. Quinlan
1-2, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Berroa A. Berroa
2-4
1 RBI