LA Angels 5, Chi White Sox 2
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(14-11)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 5 12 2
Chi White Sox 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 2
WP: K. Escobar (2-1) S: F. Rodriguez (8)
LP: M. Buehrle (2-1)
(12-11)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Chi White Sox
- D. Erstad homered to deep right, A. Cintron scored
Top 4th: LA Angels
- M. Izturis homered to deep left
- V. Guerrero homered to deep left
Top 5th: LA Angels
- M. Izturis singled to center, O. Cabrera scored, M. Izturis to second advancing on throw
Top 9th: LA Angels
- E. Aybar singled to right, G. Matthews Jr. and B. Wood scored, E. Aybar out at second
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 1 2 0 1 1 0 .306
O. Cabrera ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 4 .250
M. Izturis 2b 3 1 2 2 0 1 1 .253
    E. Aybar 2b 2 0 1 2 0 1 1 .286
V. Guerrero dh 2 1 1 1 2 1 1 .359
S. Hillenbrand 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .254
    C. Kotchman 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
R. Quinlan lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .174
J. Molina c 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .229
B. Wood 3b 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .125
R. Willits rf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .346
 Totals 35 5 12 5 3 10 14  
 Batting
HR - M Izturis (1, 4th inning off M Buehrle 0 on, 0 Out), V Guerrero (7, 4th inning off M Buehrle 0 on, 0 Out).
S - R Willits.
RBI - M Izturis 2 (13), V Guerrero (21), E Aybar 2 (9).
2-out RBI - M Izturis, E Aybar 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Hillenbrand 1, E Aybar 1.
GIDP - O Cabrera, R Quinlan, S Hillenbrand.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - O Cabrera (3, 2nd base off M Buehrle/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - S Hillenbrand (1, catch); B Wood (1, throw).
DP - 2 (S Hillenbrand-O Cabrera-S Hillenbrand, B Wood-E Aybar-S Hillenbrand).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Erstad cf 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .261
R. Mackowiak rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .186
P. Konerko 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .198
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .212
J. Dye dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .221
J. Crede 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .221
A. Cintron 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .087
J. Uribe ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .229
R. Sweeney lf 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
 Totals 30 2 4 2 1 5 8  
 Batting
HR - D Erstad (2, 3rd inning off K Escobar 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Erstad 2 (11).
2-out RBI - D Erstad 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Crede 1.
GIDP - R Mackowiak, J Dye.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
E - A Cintron (1, throw); J Crede (4, ground ball).
Outfield assists - R Sweeney (R Willits at 3rd base), R Mackowiak (E Aybar at 2nd base).
DP - 4 (M Buehrle-J Uribe-P Konerko, J Crede-A Cintron-P Konerko 2, R Sweeney-J Crede).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Escobar (W, 2-1) 7.2 4 2 2 1 3 1 3.28
F. Rodriguez (S, 8) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.18
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Buehrle (L, 2-1) 6.0 9 3 3 1 8 2 2.97
D. Aardsma 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.72
B. Jenks 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 4.26
IBB - V Guerrero (by M Buehrle), G Matthews Jr (by B Jenks).
Pitches-strikes - K Escobar 106-72; F Rodriguez 21-15; M Buehrle 102-64; D Aardsma 26-14; B Jenks 9-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Escobar 11-9; F Rodriguez 2-0; M Buehrle 5-5; D Aardsma 2-1; B Jenks 2-0.
Batters faced - K Escobar 27; F Rodriguez 4; M Buehrle 28; D Aardsma 6; B Jenks 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Adam Dowdy. 1B--Dan Iassogna. 2B--Ron Kulpa. 3B--Dale Scott.
Time: 2:30.
Attendance: 38,513.
Weather: 73 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 12 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
LOS ANGELES SECOND BASEMAN MAICER IZTURIS LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING DUE TO A HAMSTRING INJURY.

Updated on Sunday, Apr 29, 2007 4:44 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
M. Izturis M. Izturis
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi White Sox
D. Erstad D. Erstad
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI