Kansas City 5, LA Angels 2
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(16-13)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
Kansas City 0 1 0 1 0 1 2 0 X 5 10 1
WP: G. Meche (3-1) S: J. Soria (5)
LP: J. Weaver (1-3)
(10-19)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: LA Angels
- V. Guerrero homered to deep left, R. Willits scored
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Buck hit sacrifice fly to deep right, R. Gload scored
Bot 4th: Kansas City
- R. Gload singled to right, M. Sweeney scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- T. Pena Jr. singled to left, R. Gload scored, A. Gordon to second
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- R. Gload doubled to left, M. Teahen scored
- B. Butler singled to center, R. Gload scored
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296
C. Figgins 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .133
R. Willits lf 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .415
V. Guerrero rf 3 1 2 2 1 0 0 .359
C. Kotchman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .242
E. Aybar ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .298
S. Hillenbrand dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
J. Molina c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .190
B. Wood 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .091
 Totals 30 2 3 2 2 7 4  
 Batting
HR - V Guerrero (9, 1st inning off G Meche 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - V Guerrero 2 (29).
2-out RBI - V Guerrero 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Kotchman 1, E Aybar 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 1 0 1 2 2 .322
E. German 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .281
M. Teahen rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .271
M. Sweeney dh 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .262
R. Gload 1b 4 3 4 2 0 0 0 .307
B. Butler lf 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .333
    E. Brown pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .183
A. Gordon 3b 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .169
J. Buck c 3 0 0 1 0 2 5 .286
T. Pena Jr. ss 4 0 1 1 0 2 3 .221
 Totals 31 5 10 5 4 9 17  
 Batting
2B - M Sweeney (3, J Weaver); R Gload (5, D Moseley).
3B - R Gload (2, J Weaver).
S - A Gordon.
SF - J Buck.
RBI - J Buck (8), R Gload 2 (15), T Pena Jr (7), B Butler (1).
2-out RBI - T Pena Jr, R Gload, B Butler.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D DeJesus 1, T Pena Jr 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - R Gload (2, 2nd base off J Weaver/J Molina).
CS - D DeJesus (1, 2nd base by C Bootcheck/J Molina).
 
 Fielding
E - R Gload (1, catch).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Weaver (L, 1-3) 6.0 7 3 3 3 9 0 5.12
D. Moseley 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 1.96
C. Bootcheck 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.65
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche (W, 3-1) 7.0 2 2 2 1 6 1 2.23
B. Duckworth (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.40
J. Soria (S, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.57
IBB - A Gordon (by J Weaver).
Pitches-strikes - J Weaver 109-63; D Moseley 25-13; C Bootcheck 14-10; G Meche 118-82; B Duckworth 11-8; J Soria 21-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Weaver 3-6; D Moseley 2-1; C Bootcheck 1-1; G Meche 10-5; B Duckworth 1-1; J Soria 2-1.
Batters faced - J Weaver 28; D Moseley 6; C Bootcheck 3; G Meche 24; B Duckworth 3; J Soria 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Poncino. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Bruce Dreckman. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 12,683.
Weather: 64 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 3 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
LOS ANGELES' LEFT FIELDER REGGIE WILLITS SINGLED IN THE NINTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Thursday, May 3, 2007 5:05 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
V. Guerrero V. Guerrero
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
R. Gload R. Gload
4-4
2 RBI