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Game Story

Albert Pujols is thrilled to have a reason to forget about his first two disappointing seasons with the Los Angeles Angels. Pujols and Mike Trout drove in two runs apiece, Jered Weaver pitched seven strong innings, and the Angels completed a perfect homestand with a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Min 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 11 0
LAA 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 X 6 14 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: LA Angels
Albert Pujols singled to left, Kole Calhoun scored
MIN 0 - LAA 1
Erick Aybar ground rule double to shallow left, Albert Pujols scored
MIN 0 - LAA 2
Bottom 3rd: LA Angels
Albert Pujols doubled to shallow right, Mike Trout scored
MIN 0 - LAA 3
Josh Hamilton singled to left center, Albert Pujols scored
MIN 0 - LAA 4
Top 6th: Minnesota
Oswaldo Arcia singled to shallow right, Joe Mauer scored, Kendrys Morales to second
MIN 1 - LAA 4
Bottom 7th: LA Angels
Mike Trout doubled to shallow left, Efrén Navarro and Kole Calhoun scored
MIN 1 - LAA 6
Top 9th: Minnesota
Joe Mauer doubled to left, Eduardo Escobar, Jorge Polanco and Brian Dozier scored
MIN 4 - LAA 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Sam FuldCF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .222
Brian Dozier2B 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .246
Joe MauerDH 5 1 3 3 0 0 1 0 1 .270
Kendrys Morales1B 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .238
Oswaldo ArciaRF 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .204
Kurt SuzukiC 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .308
Chris ParmeleeLF 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Eduardo Escobar3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .284
Pedro FlorimónSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .096
Jorge PolancoPH 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
Totals 37 4 11 4 0 3 9 0 18
Batting
2B - J Mauer 2 (16, C Rasmus, J Smith)
RBI - J Mauer 3 (25), O Arcia (15)
2-out RBI - J Mauer 3, O Arcia
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Dozier 1, K Morales 1, O Arcia 1, K Suzuki 2
Team LOB - 9
Running
CS - C Parmelee (2, 2nd base by J Weaver/H Conger)
Fielding
Outfield assists - C Parmelee
DP - 2 (B Dozier-P Florimon-K Morales, C Parmelee-E Escobar-B Dozier)

LA Angels

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Kole CalhounRF 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .274
Mike TroutCF 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .310
Albert PujolsDH 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 .262
Josh HamiltonLF 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 3 .321
Erick AybarSS 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .284
Howie Kendrick2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
Hank CongerC 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .239
David Freese3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .227
John McDonald3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .220
Efrén Navarro1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .297
Totals 35 6 14 6 0 1 8 2 14
Batting
2B - M Trout 2 (21, R Nolasco, M Guerrier); A Pujols (17, R Nolasco); E Aybar (20, R Nolasco)
RBI - M Trout 2 (58), A Pujols 2 (46), J Hamilton (18), E Aybar (40)
2-out RBI - E Aybar
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Calhoun 1, E Aybar 1, H Kendrick 1
GIDP - H Conger
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - K Calhoun (3, 2nd base off R Nolasco/K Suzuki), A Pujols (3, 2nd base off R Nolasco/K Suzuki)
CS - E Navarro (2, 2nd base by R Nolasco/K Suzuki)

Pitching

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ricky Nolasco(L, 4-6) 6.0 11 6 6 1 6 0 1.59 5.74
Matt Guerrier 0.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.17 3.00
Caleb Thielbar 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.94 3.04
Casey Fien 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.93 2.43

LA Angels

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jered Weaver(W, 8-6) 7.0 8 1 1 1 6 0 1.14 3.33
Cory Rasmus 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.50 4.82
Ernesto Frieri 0.2 1 3 3 2 1 0 1.35 6.39
Joe Smith(SV, 7) 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.13 3.03
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - R Nolasco 107-67; M Guerrier 6-3; C Thielbar 11-6; C Fien 13-12; J Weaver 106-68; C Rasmus 23-15; E Frieri 25-13; J Smith 11-7
Ground balls-fly balls - R Nolasco 9-4; M Guerrier 0-0; C Thielbar 0-1; C Fien 1-0; J Weaver 6-9; C Rasmus 0-2; E Frieri 1-0; J Smith 0-0
Batters faced - R Nolasco 28; M Guerrier 2; C Thielbar 2; C Fien 4; J Weaver 29; C Rasmus 4; E Frieri 5; J Smith 2
Game Details
Game Time: 3:17.
Umpires: HP--Mark Carlson. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Quinn Wolcott.
Weather: 76 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 32,209.