LA Angels 7, Detroit 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(85-54)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 14 0
Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 0
WP: E. Santana (15-5)
LP: K. Rogers (9-13)
(67-73)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: LA Angels
- M. Teixeira doubled to deep left, G. Matthews Jr. scored
Top 2nd: LA Angels
- J. Rivera doubled to deep left center, T. Hunter scored
Top 3rd: LA Angels
- R. Quinlan singled to right center, S. Rodriguez scored, G. Matthews Jr. to second
- M. Teixeira singled to center, G. Matthews Jr. scored, R. Quinlan to second
- V. Guerrero singled to center, R. Quinlan scored, M. Teixeira to second
- J. Rivera singled to center, M. Teixeira scored, V. Guerrero to third
Top 8th: LA Angels
- T. Hunter homered to deep center
Bot 8th: Detroit
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. rf 5 2 4 0 0 0 0 .236
R. Quinlan 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .279
M. Teixeira 1b 4 1 2 2 0 0 3 .380
V. Guerrero dh 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .294
T. Hunter cf 4 2 2 1 0 1 2 .283
J. Rivera lf 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 .240
    R. Willits lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176
B. Wood ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .167
J. Mathis c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .195
S. Rodriguez 2b 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .192
 Totals 37 7 14 7 0 7 10  
 Batting
2B - G Matthews 2 (13, K Rogers, A Lopez); M Teixeira (5, K Rogers); J Rivera (9, K Rogers).
HR - T Hunter (20, 8th inning off N Robertson 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Teixeira 2 (30), J Rivera 2 (38), R Quinlan (7), V Guerrero (79), T Hunter (72).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teixeira 1.
GIDP - M Teixeira.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
CS - J Rivera (1, 2nd base by A Lopez/B Inge).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Quinlan-S Rodriguez-M Teixeira).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .305
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .311
M. Ordonez dh 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .315
M. Cabrera 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .290
M. Joyce rf 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 .260
E. Renteria ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .268
M. Thames lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .234
M. Hessman 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .250
B. Inge c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218
    D. Ryan c 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
 Totals 33 1 7 1 3 11 16  
 Batting
2B - E Renteria (17, E Santana); M Hessman (1, J Speier).
HR - C Granderson (17, 8th inning off E Santana 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Granderson (54).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Thames 1, E Renteria 1, C Granderson 1, D Ryan 2.
GIDP - M Ordonez.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Inge (3, 2nd base off E Santana/J Mathis).
 
 Fielding
PB - B Inge.
DP - 4 (K Rogers-M Hessman, B Inge-E Renteria, B Inge-P Polanco, E Renteria-P Polanco-M Cabrera).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Santana (W, 15-5) 7.1 6 1 1 1 8 1 3.23
S. Shields 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.72
J. Speier 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 5.03
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Rogers (L, 9-13) 2.0 8 6 6 0 0 0 5.49
A. Lopez 4.0 4 0 0 0 5 0 3.69
N. Robertson 3.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 6.30
Pitches-strikes - E Santana 112-76; S Shields 14-8; J Speier 28-17; K Rogers 39-28; A Lopez 57-39; N Robertson 31-20.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Santana 7-7; S Shields 0-1; J Speier 0-1; K Rogers 0-4; A Lopez 1-5; N Robertson 5-2.
Batters faced - E Santana 28; S Shields 3; J Speier 5; K Rogers 12; A Lopez 15; N Robertson 10.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 37,890.
Weather: 77 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 7 mph, left to right.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 4, 2008 4:01 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
G. Matthews Jr. Gary Matthews Jr.
4-5
 Detroit
C. Granderson Curtis Granderson
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI