LA Angels 5, Oakland 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 5 9 1
Oakland 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 1
WP: J. Saunders (16-7) S: K. Jepsen (1)
LP: J. Gray (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Oakland
- M. Carson hit sacrifice fly to left center, N. Garciaparra scored, B. Crosby to third, D. Barton out at second
- E. Patterson singled to left, B. Crosby scored
Top 3rd: LA Angels
- M. Napoli homered to deep right
Top 5th: LA Angels
- B. Abreu grounded out to shortstop, M. Napoli scored, E. Aybar to third
- T. Hunter doubled to left, E. Aybar scored
- K. Morales singled to left, T. Hunter scored, J. Rivera to second
Top 6th: LA Angels
- M. Napoli scored, E. Aybar to second on balk
Bot 9th: Oakland
- C. Pennington singled to right, J. Cust scored
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .298
    F. Sandoval 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
B. Abreu dh 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .293
    J. Mathis phdh-dh 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .211
T. Hunter cf 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .299
    R. Willits lf 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .212
J. Rivera lf 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .287
    C. Pettit rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286
K. Morales 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .306
    R. Quinlan 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
H. Kendrick 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .291
    B. Wood ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .195
M. Napoli c 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .272
E. Aybar ss 3 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312
    T. Evans cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
 Totals 31 5 9 4 1 3 7 0 12  
 Batting
2B - T Hunter (26, J Gray).
HR - M Napoli (20, 3rd inning off J Blevins 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Abreu (103), T Hunter (90), K Morales (108), M Napoli (56).
2-out RBI - T Hunter, K Morales.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Mathis 1, T Hunter 1, H Kendrick 1.
GIDP - B Abreu, C Pettit.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - B Wood (3, field).
Outfield assists - J Rivera.
DP - 3 (E Aybar-H Kendrick-K Morales, C Figgins-H Kendrick-K Morales, K Morales-B Wood).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Davis cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .305
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .263
K. Suzuki c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .274
N. Garciaparra dh 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .281
B. Crosby 3b 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223
    A. Kennedy ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .289
D. Barton 1b 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .269
M. Carson rf 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .286
    J. Cust ph 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .240
E. Patterson lf 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 .287
C. Pennington ss 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .279
 Totals 34 3 12 3 0 2 9 1 13  
 Batting
2B - R Davis (27, J Saunders).
SF - M Carson.
RBI - M Carson (5), E Patterson (11), C Pennington (21).
2-out RBI - E Patterson, C Pennington.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Davis 1, M Ellis 1, C Pennington 1.
GIDP - B Crosby, A Kennedy, C Pennington.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E Patterson (6, 2nd base off J Saunders/M Napoli).
 
 Fielding
E - C Pennington (8, field).
DP - 2 (M Ellis-C Pennington-D Barton, A Kennedy-M Ellis-D Barton).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Saunders (W, 16-7) 5.0 6 2 2 2 3 0 1.43 4.60  
E. Santana (H, 1) 2.0 3 0 0 0 3 0 1.47 5.03  
D. Oliver (H, 20) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.14 2.71  
K. Jepsen (S, 1) 1.0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1.50 4.94  
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Kilby 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.82 0.53  
J. Blevins 1.1 3 1 1 1 0 1 1.12 4.84  
J. Gray (L, 0-1) 1.1 3 3 3 0 1 0 1.29 3.76  
C. Breslow 1.1 3 1 1 0 2 0 1.11 3.36  
B. Ziegler 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.50 3.07  
M. Wuertz 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.95 2.63  
A. Bailey 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.88 1.84  
BALK - C Breslow.
HPB - M Napoli (by J Gray).
Pitches-strikes - J Saunders 84-54; E Santana 31-23; D Oliver 23-13; K Jepsen 19-13; B Kilby 30-19; J Blevins 29-17; J Gray 20-15; C Breslow 27-21; B Ziegler 14-10; M Wuertz 14-9; A Bailey 12-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Saunders 8-3; E Santana 5-0; D Oliver 0-2; K Jepsen 4-0; B Kilby 2-2; J Blevins 1-4; J Gray 3-1; C Breslow 3-2; B Ziegler 1-1; M Wuertz 0-1; A Bailey 0-0.
Batters faced - J Saunders 20; E Santana 8; D Oliver 4; K Jepsen 5; B Kilby 7; J Blevins 7; J Gray 8; C Breslow 7; B Ziegler 3; M Wuertz 3; A Bailey 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Angel Campos. 1B--Jim Joyce. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Derryl Cousins.

Updated on Monday, Oct 5, 2009 3:38 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
M. Napoli Mike Napoli
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
E. Patterson Eric Patterson
2-4
1 RBI