LA Angels 6, Oakland 4
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(93-59)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 6 12 1
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 8 0
WP: J. Saunders (16-7) S: F. Rodriguez (59)
LP: J. Outman (1-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: LA Angels
- M. Teixeira singled to right, R. Willits scored, G. Matthews Jr. to second
Top 5th: LA Angels
- R. Quinlan singled to right, M. Teixeira scored, T. Hunter to third
- T. Hunter stole home
Top 7th: LA Angels
- K. Morales homered to deep right center
- M. Napoli homered to deep right
- B. Wood homered to deep left
Bot 9th: Oakland
- C. Gonzalez singled to first, C. Denorfia scored, B. Crosby to third, C. Pennington to second
- J. Cust walked, B. Crosby scored, C. Pennington to third, C. Gonzalez to second
- A. Cunningham grounded into fielder's choice, C. Pennington scored, C. Gonzalez to third, J. Cust out at second
- K. Suzuki singled to center, C. Gonzalez scored, A. Cunningham to third
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Willits lf 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 .172
G. Matthews Jr. rf 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 .239
M. Teixeira dh 3 1 1 1 2 0 2 .352
T. Hunter cf 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 .282
R. Quinlan 3b 5 0 1 1 0 1 3 .260
K. Morales 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0 4 .244
M. Napoli c 4 1 2 1 1 1 3 .225
B. Wood ss 5 1 1 1 0 2 2 .194
S. Rodriguez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .192
 Totals 38 6 12 5 6 6 18  
 Batting
2B - S Rodriguez (7, J Outman); G Matthews (18, J Gray).
HR - K Morales (2, 7th inning off K Foulke 0 on, 1 Out), M Napoli (17, 7th inning off K Foulke 0 on, 1 Out), B Wood (5, 7th inning off K Foulke 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Teixeira (37), R Quinlan (11), K Morales (4), M Napoli (39), B Wood (12).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Quinlan 1, T Hunter 1, M Napoli 2, K Morales 2, R Willits 1, B Wood 1.
GIDP - B Wood.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - T Hunter (18, Home off S Casilla/K Suzuki), R Quinlan (4, 2nd base off S Casilla/K Suzuki).
 
 Fielding
E - R Quinlan (4, ground ball).
DP - 3 (R Quinlan-M Napoli, J Saunders-B Wood-K Morales 2).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Davis cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .260
    J. Cust ph 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .228
A. Cunningham lf 5 0 0 1 0 1 5 .305
K. Suzuki c 5 0 1 1 0 0 4 .284
E. Brown dh 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 .244
    R. Sweeney ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .299
C. Denorfia rf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .264
B. Crosby ss 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .241
C. Pennington 2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 .265
J. Hannahan 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .217
    C. Gonzalez ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .243
J. Baisley 1b 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .133
    T. Buck ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .183
 Totals 33 4 8 4 6 6 25  
 Batting
RBI - C Gonzalez (24), J Cust (70), A Cunningham (12), K Suzuki (40).
2-out RBI - K Suzuki.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Hannahan 1, K Suzuki 1, R Sweeney 1.
GIDP - C Pennington, C Denorfia, J Hannahan.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - R Davis (25, 2nd base off J Saunders/M Napoli).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Crosby-C Pennington-J Baisley).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Saunders (W, 16-7) 7.0 6 0 0 3 4 0 3.52
J. Speier 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.32
J. Bulger 0.0 0 2 2 1 0 0 7.94
J. Arredondo 0.1 1 2 2 1 1 0 1.66
F. Rodriguez (S, 59) 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.35
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Outman (L, 1-1) 4.1 6 3 3 3 4 0 4.61
S. Casilla 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.28
A. Embree 1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 4.47
K. Foulke 1.0 3 3 3 0 0 3 4.06
J. Gray 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.91
D. Meyer 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.71
WP - S Casilla.
IBB - M Teixeira (by A Embree).
HBP - C Denorfia (by J Bulger).
Pitches-strikes - J Saunders 87-53; J Speier 11-7; J Bulger 7-2; J Arredondo 15-8; F Rodriguez 16-7; J Outman 93-53; S Casilla 20-12; A Embree 20-8; K Foulke 13-10; J Gray 14-8; D Meyer 7-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Saunders 11-7; J Speier 0-2; J Bulger 0-0; J Arredondo 0-0; F Rodriguez 2-0; J Outman 5-4; S Casilla 0-2; A Embree 1-1; K Foulke 1-2; J Gray 1-1; D Meyer 2-1.
Batters faced - J Saunders 28; J Speier 3; J Bulger 2; J Arredondo 3; F Rodriguez 4; J Outman 22; S Casilla 4; A Embree 5; K Foulke 6; J Gray 4; D Meyer 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bob Davidson. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--Andy Fletcher.
Time: 2:56.
Attendance: 12,645.
Weather: 63 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 6 mph, swirling.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY LOS ANGELES' KENDRY MORALES, MIKE NAPOLI AND BRANDON WOOD IN THE SEVENTH INNING WERE HIT CONSECUTIVELY.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 18, 2008 6:38 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
M. Napoli Mike Napoli
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
C. Gonzalez Carlos Gonzalez
1-1
1 RBI