LA Angels 3, Cleveland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(44-55)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
LA Angels 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 X 3 8 1
WP: D. Oliver (4-1) S: F. Rodriguez (41)
LP: M. Ginter (1-1)
(61-39)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore homered to deep right
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- F. Gutierrez tripled to deep center, K. Shoppach scored
Bot 2nd: LA Angels
- J. Mathis grounded into fielder's choice, H. Kendrick scored, J. Rivera out at second
- R. Willits singled to center, J. Mathis scored
Bot 5th: LA Angels
- J. Mathis homered to deep left
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 1 1 1 1 1 2 .273
J. Carroll 2b-3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .270
    R. Garko ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .236
B. Francisco dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .286
C. Blake 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .288
S. Choo lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .244
K. Shoppach c 2 1 1 0 1 1 2 .253
A. Marte 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .181
    J. Peralta ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .263
F. Gutierrez rf 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .217
    D. Dellucci ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .225
A. Cabrera ss-2b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .191
 Totals 33 2 7 2 4 10 15  
 Batting
2B - C Blake (24, J Weaver).
3B - F Gutierrez (2, J Weaver).
HR - G Sizemore (24, 1st inning off J Weaver 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - G Sizemore (55), F Gutierrez (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Shoppach 1, S Choo 1, B Francisco 1, R Garko 1, G Sizemore 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - G Sizemore (24, 2nd base off F Rodriguez/J Mathis).
CS - J Carroll (2, 2nd base by J Weaver/J Mathis), A Cabrera (2, 2nd base by D Oliver).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Marte-J Carroll-C Blake, J Carroll-A Cabrera-C Blake).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .276
C. Kotchman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
M. Izturis ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .270
V. Guerrero rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .284
G. Anderson dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
H. Kendrick 2b 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 .330
J. Rivera lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .247
    G. Matthews Jr. cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
J. Mathis c 3 2 1 2 0 1 2 .211
R. Willits cf-lf 3 0 2 1 0 0 1 .185
 Totals 30 3 8 3 0 2 9  
 Batting
HR - J Mathis (7, 5th inning off M Ginter 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Mathis 2 (28), R Willits (5).
2-out RBI - R Willits.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Willits 1.
GIDP - V Guerrero, C Kotchman.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - J Mathis (2, 2nd base off M Ginter/K Shoppach), H Kendrick (7, 2nd base off R Betancourt/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
E - M Izturis (3, ground ball).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Ginter (L, 1-1) 6.0 7 3 3 0 1 1 2.45
R. Betancourt 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.86
J. Rincon 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.34
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Weaver 3.0 3 2 2 2 4 1 4.08
D. Oliver (W, 4-1) 2.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.30
J. Arredondo (H, 9) 1.1 3 0 0 0 1 0 1.05
S. Shields (H, 21) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.95
F. Rodriguez (S, 41) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.20
HBP - K Shoppach (by J Weaver).
Pitches-strikes - M Ginter 85-57; R Betancourt 23-18; J Rincon 14-10; J Weaver 77-43; D Oliver 34-21; J Arredondo 26-16; S Shields 18-10; F Rodriguez 22-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Ginter 9-8; R Betancourt 0-2; J Rincon 2-1; J Weaver 1-3; D Oliver 3-3; J Arredondo 3-0; S Shields 1-0; F Rodriguez 1-0.
Batters faced - M Ginter 23; R Betancourt 4; J Rincon 3; J Weaver 15; D Oliver 8; J Arredondo 7; S Shields 4; F Rodriguez 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Ed Montague.
Time: 3:05.
Attendance: 43,505.
Weather: 73 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY CLEVELAND'S GRADY SIZEMORE LED OFF THE GAME.
LOS ANGELES PITCHER JERED WEAVER LEFT THE GAME AFTER THREE INNINGS WITH BACK TIGHTNESS.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 23, 2008 5:21 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
G. Sizemore Grady Sizemore
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 LA Angels
J. Mathis Jeff Mathis
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI