Detroit 8, LA Angels 7
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(28-19)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 3 1 7 13 0
Detroit 0 4 1 0 1 0 1 1 X 8 15 0
WP: C. Durbin (4-1) S: T. Jones (15)
LP: B. Colon (5-1)
(28-17)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- C. Granderson singled to right, C. Monroe and I. Rodriguez scored, B. Inge to third
- P. Polanco singled to deep right, B. Inge and C. Granderson scored
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- C. Guillen homered to deep right
Top 4th: LA Angels
- O. Cabrera homered to deep left
Top 5th: LA Angels
- S. Hillenbrand homered to deep left
Bot 5th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez homered to deep left
Top 6th: LA Angels
- C. Kotchman doubled to deep right, G. Matthews Jr. scored
Bot 7th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez homered to deep left
Top 8th: LA Angels
- M. Napoli homered to deep left, G. Matthews Jr. and C. Kotchman scored
Bot 8th: Detroit
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
Top 9th: LA Angels
- V. Guerrero grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, R. Willits scored, O. Cabrera out at second
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Willits lf 4 1 1 0 1 2 0 .342
O. Cabrera ss 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 .311
V. Guerrero rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .338
G. Matthews Jr. cf 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 .296
C. Kotchman 1b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .275
M. Napoli c 4 1 1 3 0 1 3 .253
S. Hillenbrand dh 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .237
H. Kendrick 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .321
C. Figgins 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .123
 Totals 38 7 13 6 2 8 10  
 Batting
2B - C Kotchman (8, C Durbin).
3B - H Kendrick (1, J Mesa).
HR - O Cabrera (3, 4th inning off C Durbin 0 on, 0 Out), S Hillenbrand (2, 5th inning off C Durbin 0 on, 0 Out), M Napoli (5, 8th inning off J Mesa 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - O Cabrera (26), S Hillenbrand (14), C Kotchman (21), M Napoli 3 (12).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Figgins 1, V Guerrero 1, H Kendrick 1.
GIDP - M Napoli, V Guerrero.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - R Willits (11, 2nd base off T Jones/I Rodriguez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (H Kendrick-O Cabrera-C Kotchman, C Kotchman-O Cabrera-H Carrasco, O Cabrera-H Kendrick-C Kotchman).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 3 2 2 3 2 1 0 .282
P. Polanco 2b 5 0 2 2 0 0 2 .335
G. Sheffield dh 5 0 2 0 0 1 1 .239
M. Ordonez rf 5 2 2 2 0 0 4 .345
C. Guillen ss 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .321
I. Rodriguez c 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .266
S. Casey 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .255
C. Monroe lf 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .233
B. Inge 3b 3 1 0 0 1 2 4 .230
 Totals 36 8 15 8 4 7 14  
 Batting
2B - G Sheffield (6, B Colon).
HR - C Guillen (4, 3rd inning off B Colon 0 on, 0 Out), M Ordonez 2 (12, 5th inning off B Colon 0 on, 0 Out, 7th inning off H Carrasco 0 on, 1 Out), C Granderson (8, 8th inning off D Oliver 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Granderson 3 (26), P Polanco 2 (25), C Guillen (30), M Ordonez 2 (42).
2-out RBI - C Granderson 2, P Polanco 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ordonez 2, B Inge 2.
GIDP - P Polanco, S Casey, M Ordonez.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (B Inge-P Polanco-S Casey, C Guillen-P Polanco-S Casey).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Colon (L, 5-1) 4.1 10 6 6 2 2 2 4.57
H. Carrasco 2.2 3 1 1 2 5 1 5.11
D. Oliver 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 7.90
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Durbin (W, 4-1) 5.0 8 3 3 1 3 2 4.74
J. Grilli (H, 3) 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 6.33
J. Mesa 0.2 3 3 3 1 2 1 12.46
T. Byrdak (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.59
T. Jones (S, 15) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.43
Pitches-strikes - B Colon 81-54; H Carrasco 50-30; D Oliver 11-9; C Durbin 82-55; J Grilli 22-18; J Mesa 25-14; T Byrdak 5-4; T Jones 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Colon 2-9; H Carrasco 3-0; D Oliver 2-1; C Durbin 7-5; J Grilli 3-1; J Mesa 0-0; T Byrdak 0-0; T Jones 2-1.
Batters faced - B Colon 24; H Carrasco 12; D Oliver 4; C Durbin 23; J Grilli 6; J Mesa 6; T Byrdak 1; T Jones 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Reilly. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Chad Fairchild. 3B--Eric Cooper.
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 28,105.
Weather: 81 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
LOS ANGELES SHORTSTOP ORLANDO CABRERA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A HOMERUN IN THE FOURTH INNING.
LOS ANGELES CATCHER MIKE NAPOLI EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A HOMERUN IN THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, May 23, 2007 10:00 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
O. Cabrera O. Cabrera
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
M. Ordonez M. Ordonez
2-5, 2 HR
2 RBI