LA Angels 7, Texas 6, 10 innings
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  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Texas 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 6 14 0
LA Angels 0 2 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 1 7 12 2
WP: D. Oliver (2-0)
LP: F. Francisco (1-1)
(80-54)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Texas
- J. Saltalamacchia singled to center, J. Botts scored
- I. Kinsler singled to left, J. Saltalamacchia scored, R. Vazquez to second, R. Vazquez to third, I. Kinsler to second on left fielder G. Anderson's fielding error
Bot 2nd: LA Angels
- H. Kendrick doubled to deep center, M. Izturis and K. Morales scored
Bot 4th: LA Angels
- C. Kotchman singled to right, M. Izturis scored, K. Morales to second
Top 5th: Texas
- N. Cruz safe at first on right fielder V. Guerrero's fielding error, M. Byrd and M. Young scored, N. Cruz to third
Bot 5th: LA Angels
- G. Anderson homered to deep right, V. Guerrero scored
Bot 7th: LA Angels
- V. Guerrero reached on fielder's choice, J. Mathis scored
Top 8th: Texas
- N. Cruz homered to deep left center
Top 9th: Texas
- S. Sosa singled to right, M. Young scored
Bot 10th: LA Angels
- H. Kendrick singled to second, G. Anderson scored, C. Kotchman to second
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 5 0 3 1 0 0 2 .259
G. Laird c 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 .225
M. Young ss 4 2 3 0 1 0 0 .305
S. Sosa dh 5 0 1 1 0 1 6 .249
M. Byrd cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .305
J. Botts lf 5 1 1 0 0 3 3 .207
    D. Murphy lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .424
N. Cruz rf 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 .218
J. Saltalamacchia 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .253
    J. Hairston Jr. pr-3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
R. Vazquez 3b 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .243
    F. Catalanotto ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .271
    B. Wilkerson 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
 Totals 44 6 14 4 1 7 22  
 Batting
2B - I Kinsler (18, J Saunders); J Saltalamacchia (5, J Speier).
HR - N Cruz (7, 8th inning off J Speier 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Saltalamacchia (14), I Kinsler (50), N Cruz (25), S Sosa (79).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, S Sosa 2, G Laird 1, J Botts 1, I Kinsler 1, J Saltalamacchia 1.
GIDP - I Kinsler.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - I Kinsler (17, 2nd base off J Saunders/J Mathis), M Young (11, 2nd base off F Rodriguez/J Mathis), M Byrd (4, 2nd base off F Rodriguez/J Mathis).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Vazquez-I Kinsler).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .262
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .310
V. Guerrero rf 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 .327
G. Anderson lf 4 2 1 2 1 0 1 .287
M. Izturis 3b 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 .276
K. Morales dh 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 .338
C. Kotchman 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 .295
H. Kendrick 2b 5 0 3 3 0 0 2 .315
J. Mathis c 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .223
 Totals 39 7 12 7 3 2 12  
 Batting
2B - K Morales (8, V Padilla); H Kendrick (16, V Padilla).
HR - G Anderson (11, 5th inning off V Padilla 1 on, 2 Out).
S - M Izturis , O Cabrera.
RBI - H Kendrick 3 (23), C Kotchman (58), G Anderson 2 (58), V Guerrero (109).
2-out RBI - G Anderson 2, H Kendrick.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Izturis 2, G Matthews Jr 1.
GIDP - H Kendrick.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - G Anderson (2, bobble); V Guerrero (9, fly ball).
DP - 1 (H Kendrick-O Cabrera-C Kotchman).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Padilla 6.2 10 6 6 1 0 1 6.36
M. Wood 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.69
F. Francisco (L, 1-1) 1.2 1 1 1 2 2 0 4.64
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Saunders 5.0 10 4 2 1 5 0 3.62
C. Bootcheck (H, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.03
J. Speier (H, 17) 1.1 2 1 1 0 0 1 3.49
S. Shields (H, 29) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.44
F. Rodriguez (BS, 5) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 2.86
D. Oliver (W, 2-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.20
WP - J Saunders.
IBB - M Young (by J Saunders), K Morales (by F Francisco).
Pitches-strikes - V Padilla 83-53; M Wood 20-13; F Francisco 31-15; J Saunders 99-62; C Bootcheck 8-6; J Speier 17-12; S Shields 7-5; F Rodriguez 17-13; D Oliver 13-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - V Padilla 12-10; M Wood 2-2; F Francisco 3-0; J Saunders 8-2; C Bootcheck 2-0; J Speier 2-2; S Shields 1-1; F Rodriguez 2-0; D Oliver 0-3.
Batters faced - V Padilla 31; M Wood 5; F Francisco 8; J Saunders 27; C Bootcheck 2; J Speier 6; S Shields 2; F Rodriguez 5; D Oliver 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Lance Barksdale. 3B--Bill Hohn.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 41,012.
Weather: 93 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
LOS ANGELES' MAICER IZTURIS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FOURTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 1, 2007 5:16 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
I. Kinsler I. Kinsler
3-5
1 RBI
 LA Angels
H. Kendrick H. Kendrick
3-5
3 RBI