LA Angels 8, Texas 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(78-79)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 8 1
LA Angels 2 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 X 8 18 1
WP: J. Saunders (7-3) S: S. Shields (2)
LP: E. Volquez (1-6)
(85-71)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: LA Angels
- V. Guerrero homered to deep left, O. Cabrera scored
Top 2nd: Texas
- I. Kinsler hit sacrifice fly to left, C. Lee scored
Bot 2nd: LA Angels
- M. Izturis singled to center, C. Figgins scored
Top 3rd: Texas
- M. Young singled to left, J. Arias scored, G. Matthews Jr. to second
Bot 3rd: LA Angels
- H. Kendrick singled to left, J. Rivera scored, A. Kennedy to second
Bot 4th: LA Angels
- C. Figgins homered to deep right
- J. Rivera singled to pitcher, O. Cabrera scored, V. Guerrero to third
Bot 6th: LA Angels
- J. Rivera singled to center, O. Cabrera scored
Top 8th: Texas
- C. Lee singled to center, J. Arias scored, M. Young to third
Bot 8th: LA Angels
- V. Guerrero homered to deep center
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .317
M. Young dh 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .312
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .276
C. Lee lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .332
M. DeRosa 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .301
I. Kinsler 2b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .284
G. Laird c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .303
N. Cruz rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .207
J. Arias ss 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 .750
 Totals 33 3 8 3 1 5 10  
 Batting
2B - C Lee (18, J Saunders).
SF - I Kinsler.
RBI - I Kinsler (53), M Young (100), C Lee (34).
2-out RBI - C Lee.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M DeRosa 3.
GIDP - M Teixeira, G Laird.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - I Kinsler (18, ground ball).
Outfield assists - N Cruz (H Kendrick at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (M Teixeira-J Arias-E Volquez).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Izturis 3b 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 .286
O. Cabrera ss 5 3 3 0 0 0 1 .282
V. Guerrero dh 5 2 3 3 0 0 1 .327
G. Anderson lf 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .279
J. Rivera rf 4 1 4 2 0 0 0 .309
A. Kennedy 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 7 .269
H. Kendrick 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .281
    T. Salmon ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .263
    D. Erstad 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
M. Napoli c 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .221
C. Figgins cf 3 2 2 1 1 0 1 .264
 Totals 41 8 18 8 1 5 20  
 Batting
HR - V Guerrero 2 (33, 1st inning off E Volquez 1 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off F Francisco 0 on, 1 Out), C Figgins (8, 4th inning off E Volquez 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - V Guerrero 3 (116), M Izturis (41), H Kendrick (29), C Figgins (58), J Rivera 2 (83).
2-out RBI - M Izturis, H Kendrick, J Rivera 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Salmon 1, A Kennedy 1, M Napoli 1.
GIDP - A Kennedy.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - C Figgins (51, 2nd base off E Volquez/G Laird), O Cabrera (27, 2nd base off R Bauer/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
E - M Izturis (14, throw).
DP - 2 (J Saunders-A Kennedy-H Kendrick, A Kennedy-H Kendrick).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Volquez (L, 1-6) 3.0 9 5 5 0 1 2 7.29
J. Rupe 2.0 3 1 1 1 2 0 3.54
R. Bauer 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.55
S. Feldman 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.95
F. Francisco 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 6.35
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Saunders (W, 7-3) 7.0 6 2 2 0 4 0 4.11
B. Donnelly 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.11
S. Shields (S, 2) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.91
WP - J Rupe, J Saunders, B Donnelly.
HBP - J Rivera (by E Volquez).
Pitches-strikes - E Volquez 56-32; J Rupe 41-22; R Bauer 17-11; S Feldman 6-6; F Francisco 20-15; J Saunders 97-64; B Donnelly 22-12; S Shields 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Volquez 5-3; J Rupe 4-0; R Bauer 1-1; S Feldman 2-0; F Francisco 0-2; J Saunders 12-5; B Donnelly 1-1; S Shields 2-1.
Batters faced - E Volquez 18; J Rupe 10; R Bauer 5; S Feldman 4; F Francisco 6; J Saunders 26; B Donnelly 5; S Shields 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Poncino. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Bruce Dreckman. 3B--Ed Hickox.
Time: 2:31.
Attendance: 39,781.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 4 mph, in from center.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 26, 2006 12:43 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
C. Lee C. Lee
2-4
1 RBI
 LA Angels
V. Guerrero V. Guerrero
3-5, 2 HR
3 RBI