Texas 8, LA Angels 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(63-73)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 4 0 8 9 1
LA Angels 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 2 7 8 0
WP: W. Littleton (3-1) S: C.J. Wilson (10)
LP: S. Shields (3-5)
(80-56)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left, D. Murphy scored
Bot 3rd: LA Angels
- J. Mathis homered to deep left, R. Quinlan scored
Bot 5th: LA Angels
- O. Cabrera doubled to left, J. Mathis scored, R. Willits to third
- G. Anderson singled to left, O. Cabrera and R. Willits scored, V. Guerrero to third
Top 6th: Texas
- B. Wilkerson homered to deep left, M. Young scored
Top 8th: Texas
- H. Blalock homered to deep right, B. Wilkerson, F. Catalanotto and M. Young scored
Bot 9th: LA Angels
- R. Quinlan singled to left, H. Kendrick scored
- V. Guerrero walked, R. Quinlan scored, N. Haynes to third, O. Cabrera to second
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 4 1 2 2 1 1 2 .265
R. Vazquez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .235
M. Young ss 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 .307
M. Byrd cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .305
B. Wilkerson 1b 3 2 1 2 1 1 0 .237
N. Cruz rf 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .213
    F. Catalanotto ph-lf 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .270
    J. Hairston Jr. lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
H. Blalock dh 4 1 2 4 0 0 0 .291
G. Laird c 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .223
D. Murphy lf-rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .410
 Totals 33 8 9 8 4 9 11  
 Batting
HR - I Kinsler (18, 3rd inning off J Lackey 1 on, 1 Out), B Wilkerson (19, 6th inning off J Lackey 1 on, 2 Out), H Blalock (6, 8th inning off S Shields 3 on, 1 Out).
S - R Vazquez.
RBI - I Kinsler 2 (53), B Wilkerson 2 (59), H Blalock 4 (20).
2-out RBI - B Wilkerson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, R Vazquez 1, I Kinsler 1.
GIDP - I Kinsler, M Byrd.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - J Hairston Jr (3, bobble).
DP - 2 (R Vazquez-I Kinsler-B Wilkerson, M Young-I Kinsler-B Wilkerson).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Willits cf-rf 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 .292
O. Cabrera ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .311
V. Guerrero dh 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 .327
G. Anderson lf 5 0 1 2 0 2 4 .287
M. Izturis 3b 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 .276
H. Kendrick 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .321
J. Rivera rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
    G. Matthews Jr. cf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .259
R. Quinlan 1b 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 .237
J. Mathis c 3 2 2 2 1 0 1 .227
    N. Haynes pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
 Totals 32 7 8 7 7 5 14  
 Batting
2B - O Cabrera (34, K Gabbard); H Kendrick (18, C Wilson); J Mathis (11, C Wilson).
HR - J Mathis (3, 3rd inning off K Gabbard 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Mathis 2 (18), O Cabrera (76), G Anderson 2 (64), R Quinlan (20), V Guerrero (110).
2-out RBI - O Cabrera, G Anderson 2, V Guerrero.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Izturis 1, G Anderson 3.
GIDP - J Rivera, H Kendrick.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - O Cabrera (18, 2nd base off K Gabbard/G Laird).
CS - J Mathis (1, 2nd base by W Littleton/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Izturis-H Kendrick-R Quinlan 2).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Gabbard 6.0 5 5 5 5 3 1 4.07
W. Littleton (W, 3-1) 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.25
C.J. Wilson (S, 10) 1.0 3 2 2 1 2 0 2.77
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lackey 6.2 6 4 4 2 8 2 3.26
J. Speier (H, 18) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.46
S. Shields (L, 3-5; BS, 5) 0.1 2 4 4 1 0 1 3.97
C. Bootcheck 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.88
D. Oliver 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.11
WP - J Lackey.
IBB - V Guerrero (by K Gabbard).
HBP - R Vazquez (by J Lackey); F Catalanotto (by S Shields); O Cabrera (by C Wilson).
Pitches-strikes - K Gabbard 102-56; W Littleton 24-15; C Wilson 35-22; J Lackey 99-68; J Speier 4-2; S Shields 21-10; C Bootcheck 10-4; D Oliver 6-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Gabbard 11-4; W Littleton 3-2; C Wilson 0-1; J Lackey 7-5; J Speier 0-1; S Shields 0-1; C Bootcheck 0-1; D Oliver 2-1.
Batters faced - K Gabbard 26; W Littleton 6; C Wilson 8; J Lackey 28; J Speier 1; S Shields 5; C Bootcheck 3; D Oliver 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Bill Hohn. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 3:04.
Attendance: 40,635.
Weather: 97 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, out to center.

Updated on Monday, Sep 3, 2007 5:04 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
H. Blalock H. Blalock
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 LA Angels
J. Mathis J. Mathis
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI