Texas 12, LA Angels 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(78-82)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 1 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 19 2
LA Angels 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
WP: V. Padilla (14-8)
LP: J. Lackey (12-5)
(99-61)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Texas
- J. Hamilton singled to center, M. Young scored, J. Hamilton to second advancing on throw
Bot 1st: LA Angels
- V. Guerrero singled to right, C. Figgins scored, G. Anderson to second
Top 2nd: Texas
- H. Blalock homered to deep right
- C. Davis singled to right, N. Cruz scored, G. Laird to third
- J. Arias doubled to center, G. Laird scored, C. Davis to third
- M. Young doubled to deep right center, J. Arias and C. Davis scored
- M. Byrd singled to center, J. Hamilton and M. Young scored
Top 3rd: Texas
- M. Young grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, C. Davis scored, J. Arias out at second
- J. Hamilton homered to deep left center
Top 4th: Texas
- N. Cruz singled to center, H. Blalock scored
- J. Arias grounded out to shortstop, N. Cruz scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Arias 2b 6 1 2 2 0 1 3 .274
M. Young ss 4 2 2 2 1 0 2 .286
    R. Vazquez ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .291
J. Hamilton cf 4 2 3 2 0 0 2 .307
    G. Duran lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
M. Bradley dh 4 0 1 0 1 1 1 .324
M. Byrd lf 4 0 1 2 0 0 3 .295
    B. Boggs lf-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
H. Blalock 1b 5 2 2 1 0 2 1 .292
    T. Metcalf 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
N. Cruz rf 4 2 3 1 1 0 0 .336
G. Laird c 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .278
C. Davis 3b-1b 5 2 4 1 0 0 1 .284
 Totals 42 12 19 11 4 5 18  
 Batting
2B - M Young 2 (36, J Lackey 2); J Arias (7, J Lackey); H Blalock (18, S Loux); C Davis (22, S Loux); N Cruz (8, J Bulger).
3B - M Bradley (1, S Loux).
HR - H Blalock (12, 2nd inning off J Lackey 0 on, 0 Out), J Hamilton (32, 3rd inning off J Lackey 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Hamilton 2 (128), H Blalock (37), C Davis (54), J Arias 2 (8), M Young 2 (81), M Byrd 2 (53), N Cruz (24).
2-out RBI - J Hamilton.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, R Vazquez 1, M Young 1, G Laird 1.
GIDP - M Young, M Bradley, J Hamilton.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - C Davis (4, throw); V Padilla (4, catch).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .275
    R. Quinlan 1b 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .261
G. Anderson lf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .294
    M. Brown 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .056
M. Teixeira 1b 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .360
    B. Wilson c 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .250
V. Guerrero dh 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 .304
    F. Sandoval pr-dh 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
T. Hunter cf 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 .280
    S. Rodriguez 2b 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .199
H. Kendrick 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .308
    R. Willits cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .200
J. Rivera rf-lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .241
M. Napoli c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .263
    K. Morales rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .224
E. Aybar ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
    B. Wood ss 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .199
 Totals 34 1 5 1 5 10 20  
 Batting
RBI - V Guerrero (91).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 1, K Morales 1, H Kendrick 1, B Wilson 2.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 4 (H Kendrick-E Aybar-M Teixeira-C Figgins-M Teixeira-C Figgins, E Aybar-H Kendrick-M Teixeira, S Rodriguez-B Wood-R Quinlan 2).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Padilla (W, 14-8) 6.0 4 1 1 2 8 0 4.74
W. Littleton 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 6.00
B. White 1.0 0 0 0 3 0 0 20.25
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lackey (L, 12-5) 2.2 12 10 10 2 1 2 3.75
S. Loux 3.1 5 2 2 0 0 0 2.81
J. Bulger 3.0 2 0 0 2 4 0 7.31
WP - J Lackey.
HBP - J Hamilton (by J Lackey).
Pitches-strikes - V Padilla 92-61; W Littleton 26-20; B White 25-13; J Lackey 73-47; S Loux 48-30; J Bulger 48-27.
Ground balls-fly balls - V Padilla 4-6; W Littleton 2-2; B White 0-3; J Lackey 5-1; S Loux 5-5; J Bulger 4-1.
Batters faced - V Padilla 26; W Littleton 7; B White 6; J Lackey 21; S Loux 14; J Bulger 12.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Tschida. 1B--Jim Joyce. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Time: 2:46.
Attendance: 43,758.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, out to right.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 27, 2008 1:00 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
J. Hamilton Josh Hamilton
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 LA Angels
V. Guerrero Vladimir Guerrero
1-2
1 RBI