LA Angels 6, Boston 5
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 5 9 1
LA Angels 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 7 2
WP: K. Jepsen (3-2)
LP: A. Aceves (2-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: LA Angels
- M. Trout homered to deep left center
- M. Trumbo hit sacrifice fly to left center, T. Hunter scored
Top 2nd: Boston
- J. Saltalamacchia homered to deep right
Top 4th: Boston
- J. Loney singled to right, D. Pedroia scored, J. Ellsbury to third, R. Lavarnway to second
- J. Saltalamacchia singled to shallow right, J. Ellsbury scored, R. Lavarnway to third, J. Loney to second
- R. Kalish grounded into double play shortstop to first, R. Lavarnway scored, J. Loney to third, J. Saltalamacchia out at second
Top 6th: Boston
- R. Lavarnway hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Ellsbury scored
Bot 6th: LA Angels
- A. Pujols homered to deep center
- H. Kendrick doubled to left center, M. Trumbo scored, H. Kendrick to third advancing on throw
Bot 9th: LA Angels
- M. Trout singled to shallow center, E. Aybar scored, A. Callaspo to third
- T. Hunter hit sacrifice fly to deep center, A. Callaspo scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Podsednik lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .362
D. Pedroia 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .282
J. Ellsbury cf 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .278
R. Lavarnway c 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .192
J. Loney 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .250
J. Saltalamacchia dh 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 2 .231
R. Kalish rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .205
J. Iglesias ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
P. Ciriaco 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .350
 Totals 33 5 9 4 1 2 6 2 6  
 Batting
2B - R Lavarnway (3, G Richards).
HR - J Saltalamacchia (22, 2nd inning off J Weaver 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Lavarnway.
RBI - R Lavarnway (2), J Loney (3), J Saltalamacchia 2 (52).
2-out RBI - J Saltalamacchia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Podsednik 1, J Saltalamacchia 1, J Iglesias 1.
GIDP - R Kalish, J Iglesias.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - J Ellsbury (10, 3rd base off J Weaver/C Iannetta), P Ciriaco (10, 2nd base off J Weaver/C Iannetta).
CS - D Pedroia (5, 2nd base by G Richards/C Iannetta).
 
 Fielding
E - R Kalish (3, field).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Trout cf 5 1 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .340
T. Hunter rf 3 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 .289
A. Pujols dh 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .285
K. Morales 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .272
M. Trumbo lf 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .279
H. Kendrick 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .290
M. Izturis 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .259
E. Aybar ss 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .274
C. Iannetta c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .241
    A. Callaspo ph 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .245
 Totals 31 6 7 6 2 4 6 1 8  
 Batting
2B - H Kendrick (23, C Buchholz).
HR - M Trout (25, 1st inning off C Buchholz 0 on, 0 Out), A Pujols (29, 6th inning off C Buchholz 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - T Hunter, M Trumbo.
RBI - M Trout 2 (74), T Hunter (62), A Pujols (87), M Trumbo (80), H Kendrick (48).
2-out RBI - H Kendrick.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pujols 1, E Aybar 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - E Aybar (12, 2nd base off A Aceves/R Lavarnway).
 
 Fielding
E - H Kendrick (11, field); C Iannetta (1, throw).
DP - 2 (E Aybar-K Morales, H Kendrick-E Aybar-K Morales).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Buchholz 7.0 6 4 4 3 5 2 1.32 4.50  
A. Aceves (L, 2-9; BS, 8) 1.2 1 2 2 1 1 0 1.24 4.76  
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Weaver 7.0 7 5 4 1 5 1 0.99 2.85  
G. Richards 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.60 4.84  
K. Jepsen (W, 3-2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.01 3.45  
HBP - E Aybar (by A Aceves).
Pitches-strikes - C Buchholz 109-65; A Aceves 24-17; J Weaver 106-71; G Richards 25-14; K Jepsen 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Buchholz 10-10; A Aceves 3-2; J Weaver 9-7; G Richards 1-2; K Jepsen 3-0.
Batters faced - C Buchholz 30; A Aceves 8; J Weaver 28; G Richards 5; K Jepsen 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Andy Fletcher. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Sam Holbrook.
Weather: 86 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 4 mph, out to center.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012 3:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
J. Saltalamacchia Jarrod Saltalamacchia
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 LA Angels
M. Trout Mike Trout
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI