Detroit 9, LA Angels 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(84-54)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 0 6 15 0
Detroit 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 2 X 9 12 0
WP: K. Farnsworth (2-2) S: F. Rodney (8)
LP: J. Arredondo (7-2)
(67-72)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Detroit
- M. Ordonez singled to right, C. Granderson scored, P. Polanco to third
- M. Cabrera hit sacrifice fly to center, P. Polanco scored
Top 4th: LA Angels
- M. Teixeira homered to deep right
Bot 4th: Detroit
- G. Sheffield singled to center, M. Ordonez scored
Top 5th: LA Angels
- B. Wood doubled to left, K. Morales scored, M. Napoli to third
- S. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Napoli scored, B. Wood to third
- C. Figgins grounded out to third, B. Wood scored
- M. Teixeira singled to center, G. Anderson scored
Bot 5th: Detroit
- P. Polanco doubled to center, B. Inge and C. Granderson scored
Top 7th: LA Angels
- M. Teixeira singled to left, C. Figgins scored, G. Anderson to second
Bot 7th: Detroit
- C. Granderson tripled to deep left center, B. Inge scored
- P. Polanco singled to left, C. Granderson scored
Bot 8th: Detroit
- M. Hessman homered to deep left, G. Sheffield scored
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 4 1 0 1 1 1 3 .280
G. Anderson lf 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 .281
M. Teixeira dh 5 1 3 3 0 0 1 .376
V. Guerrero rf 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 .294
T. Hunter cf 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 .281
K. Morales 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 6 .250
M. Napoli c 5 1 1 0 0 2 4 .214
B. Wood ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .174
S. Rodriguez 2b 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 .189
 Totals 39 6 15 6 2 5 20  
 Batting
2B - B Wood (2, Z Miner); G Anderson (23, Z Miner); V Guerrero (27, F Rodney).
HR - M Teixeira (9, 4th inning off Z Miner 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - S Rodriguez.
RBI - M Teixeira 3 (28), B Wood (4), S Rodriguez (4), C Figgins (20).
2-out RBI - M Teixeira.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Figgins 1, M Napoli 2, K Morales 2.
GIDP - T Hunter, C Figgins.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (S Rodriguez-B Wood-K Morales 2).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 3 3 1 0 0 0 .306
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 3 3 0 0 0 .310
M. Ordonez rf 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .314
M. Cabrera 1b 1 0 0 1 2 1 2 .291
M. Joyce lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .264
G. Sheffield dh 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .228
E. Renteria ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .268
    R. Santiago ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .322
M. Hessman 3b 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .250
B. Inge c 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 .221
 Totals 32 9 12 9 3 5 10  
 Batting
2B - M Ordonez (29, J Garland); P Polanco (31, J Garland).
3B - C Granderson (13, J Arredondo).
HR - M Hessman (1, 8th inning off J Speier 1 on, 1 Out).
S - R Santiago.
SF - M Cabrera.
RBI - M Ordonez (83), M Cabrera (110), G Sheffield (45), P Polanco 3 (54), C Granderson (53), M Hessman 2 (2).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Joyce 1.
GIDP - M Joyce 2.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
PB - B Inge.
DP - 2 (M Hessman-P Polanco-M Cabrera, R Santiago-P Polanco-M Cabrera).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Garland 6.0 7 5 5 3 4 0 4.64
J. Arredondo (L, 7-2; BS, 6) 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 1.46
J. Speier 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 5.12
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Miner 6.0 8 5 5 0 2 1 3.72
C. Rapada 0.1 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.80
K. Farnsworth (W, 2-2) 1.2 3 0 0 0 2 0 3.77
F. Rodney (S, 8) 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 4.59
WP - J Speier.
IBB - M Cabrera 2 (by J Garland).
HBP - K Morales (by Z Miner).
Pitches-strikes - J Garland 103-61; J Arredondo 23-12; J Speier 21-16; Z Miner 97-62; C Rapada 19-11; K Farnsworth 20-16; F Rodney 24-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Garland 9-5; J Arredondo 0-2; J Speier 1-2; Z Miner 11-5; C Rapada 1-0; K Farnsworth 2-1; F Rodney 1-1.
Batters faced - J Garland 26; J Arredondo 6; J Speier 5; Z Miner 26; C Rapada 4; K Farnsworth 7; F Rodney 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Chuck Meriwether. 3B--Bill Welke.
Ejections: DETROIT's Renteria by Guccione (6th).
Time: 2:55. (Plus rain delay totaling 73 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 36,671.
Weather: 75 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 8 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 3, 2008 11:18 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
M. Teixeira Mark Teixeira
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Detroit
P. Polanco Placido Polanco
3-4
3 RBI