LA Angels 3, Detroit 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
LA Angels 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 0
WP: E. Frieri (3-0)
LP: O. Dotel (5-3)
(75-63)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: LA Angels
- T. Hunter singled to center, M. Trout scored
- H. Kendrick grounded out to second, A. Pujols scored, K. Morales to third
Top 2nd: Detroit
- P. Fielder homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Detroit
- A. Avila homered to deep right center
Bot 9th: LA Angels
- A. Callaspo singled to shallow left, P. Bourjos scored, E. Aybar to second
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .304
A. Dirks lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .315
M. Cabrera 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .330
P. Fielder 1b 4 1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .315
D. Young dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .277
    Q. Berry pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .266
B. Boesch rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 .243
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .252
A. Avila c 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 1 .245
R. Santiago 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .209
    R. Raburn ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .171
    O. Infante 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248
 Totals 33 2 6 2 2 2 13 1 11  
 Batting
2B - P Fielder (29, E Santana).
HR - P Fielder (25, 2nd inning off E Santana 0 on, 0 Out), A Avila (8, 3rd inning off E Santana 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - P Fielder (95), A Avila (39).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Jackson 1, D Young 1, A Avila 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - Q Berry (19, 2nd base off E Frieri/C Iannetta).
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Trout cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .329
T. Hunter rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .305
A. Pujols dh 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .285
K. Morales 1b 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281
    P. Bourjos pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
H. Kendrick 2b 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 .291
E. Aybar ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .281
M. Trumbo lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .269
    A. Callaspo ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252
M. Izturis 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .254
C. Iannetta c 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .262
 Totals 34 3 8 3 0 0 9 0 5  
 Batting
2B - M Trout (23, M Scherzer); K Morales (20, M Scherzer); E Aybar (26, M Scherzer).
3B - K Morales (1, M Scherzer).
RBI - T Hunter (71), H Kendrick (53), A Callaspo (42).
2-out RBI - A Callaspo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Kendrick 1, E Aybar 1, M Trumbo 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Scherzer 8.0 5 2 2 0 9 0 1.28 3.85  
O. Dotel (L, 5-3) 0.2 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.00 3.00  
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
E. Santana 6.2 4 2 2 1 10 2 1.28 5.21  
S. Downs 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.32 2.92  
G. Richards 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.57 4.62  
K. Jepsen 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.02 3.06  
E. Frieri (W, 3-0) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.99 2.01  
Pitches-strikes - M Scherzer 110-79; O Dotel 13-12; E Santana 100-68; S Downs 7-3; G Richards 1-1; K Jepsen 12-8; E Frieri 15-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Scherzer 9-5; O Dotel 2-1; E Santana 1-11; S Downs 0-0; G Richards 1-0; K Jepsen 1-1; E Frieri 1-0.
Batters faced - M Scherzer 29; O Dotel 5; E Santana 25; S Downs 1; G Richards 1; K Jepsen 4; E Frieri 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Vic Carapazza.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, out to center.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 8, 2012 1:09 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
P. Fielder Prince Fielder
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 LA Angels
K. Morales Kendrys Morales
3-4