Detroit 5, LA Angels 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 0
Detroit 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 X 5 7 0
WP: M. Scherzer (14-6)
LP: E. Santana (7-11)
(69-58)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: LA Angels
- T. Hunter grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Trout scored, M. Izturis out at second
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- A. Dirks tripled to deep right, O. Infante scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- P. Fielder homered to deep right, A. Dirks scored
- D. Young homered to deep left center
Bot 8th: Detroit
- Q. Berry hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Dirks scored
Top 9th: LA Angels
- K. Morales singled to shallow center, T. Hunter scored
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Trout cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 .337
M. Izturis 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .262
T. Hunter rf 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .291
K. Morales dh 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .275
M. Trumbo 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .280
H. Kendrick 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .290
E. Aybar ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .276
V. Wells lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .227
C. Iannetta c 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .239
 Totals 31 2 5 1 0 2 12 0 13  
 Batting
2B - K Morales (17, M Scherzer).
RBI - K Morales (56).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Trout 1, M Trumbo 1, E Aybar 1.
GIDP - T Hunter.
Team LOB - 5.
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .302
O. Infante 2b 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .283
A. Dirks lf-rf 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .337
P. Fielder 1b 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .311
D. Young dh 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .271
B. Boesch rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .247
    Q. Berry lf 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .272
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .256
J. Baker 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .226
    R. Santiago 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
G. Laird c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277
 Totals 30 5 7 5 2 3 6 0 9  
 Batting
2B - D Young (22, E Santana).
3B - A Dirks (3, E Santana).
HR - P Fielder (23, 6th inning off E Santana 1 on, 0 Out), D Young (14, 6th inning off E Santana 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - Q Berry.
RBI - A Dirks (25), P Fielder 2 (91), D Young (52), Q Berry (25).
2-out RBI - A Dirks.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1, P Fielder 1, J Baker 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (O Infante-J Peralta-P Fielder).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
E. Santana (L, 7-11) 7.0 5 4 4 3 5 2 1.33 5.45  
S. Downs 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.32 3.08  
L. Hawkins 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.41 3.65  
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Scherzer (W, 14-6) 7.0 4 1 1 2 9 0 1.35 4.13  
J. Benoit (H, 26) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.05 3.16  
J. Valverde 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1.19 3.52  
HBP - T Hunter (by J Valverde).
Pitches-strikes - E Santana 100-66; S Downs 17-13; L Hawkins 2-2; M Scherzer 120-83; J Benoit 10-7; J Valverde 20-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Santana 7-12; S Downs 1-1; L Hawkins 1-0; M Scherzer 8-6; J Benoit 0-1; J Valverde 1-2.
Batters faced - E Santana 29; S Downs 4; L Hawkins 1; M Scherzer 26; J Benoit 3; J Valverde 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Scott Barry. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Gary Darling.
Weather: 81 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, in from right.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 26, 2012 4:26 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
K. Morales Kendrys Morales
2-4
1 RBI
 Detroit
P. Fielder Prince Fielder
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI