Australia 17, Mexico 7
Preview - Box Score

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  Final 8 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Australia 3 1 0 0 3 3 4 3   17 22 2
Mexico 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0   7 12 1
WP: D. Moss (1-0)
LP: R. Rincon (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Australia
- L. Hughes homered to deep left, T. Oeltjen scored
- C. Snelling homered to deep right
Bot 1st: Mexico
- A. Gonzalez safe at first on second baseman D. Berg's fielding error, A. Amezaga scored
- J. Vazquez homered to deep left, J. Cantu, A. Gonzalez and S. Hairston scored
Top 2nd: Australia
- C. Snelling singled to left, B. Harman scored, A. Graham to third, T. Oeltjen to second
Bot 2nd: Mexico
- A. Amezaga homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Mexico
- A. Ojeda doubled to deep left, J. Vazquez scored, R. Barajas to third
Top 5th: Australia
- A. Graham singled to deep center, B. Roneberg scored, B. Harman to third
- D. Berg hit sacrifice fly to left, B. Harman scored
- L. Hughes singled to left, A. Graham scored, T. Oeltjen to third
Top 6th: Australia
- A. Graham singled to center, B. Roneberg scored, B. Harman to second
- J. Beresford singled to left, B. Harman scored, A. Graham to second
- T. Oeltjen singled to first, A. Graham scored, J. Beresford to third
Top 7th: Australia
- C. Snelling homered to deep right
- B. Harman singled to left, J. Huber scored, B. Risinger to third
- A. Graham reached on fielder's choice, B. Harman and B. Risinger scored on second baseman E. Gonzalez's fielding error
Top 8th: Australia
- B. Risinger homered to deep center, C. Snelling and M. Dening scored
 Australia
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Oeltjen cf 5 1 4 1 1 1 1 .800
L. Hughes 3b 6 1 2 3 0 3 6 .333
C. Snelling rf 5 3 3 3 1 1 3 .600
J. Huber lf 4 1 0 0 1 2 4 .000
   M. Dening pr-lf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Risinger 1b 5 2 2 3 1 2 0 .400
B. Roneberg dh 4 2 3 0 0 1 0 .750
   M. Collins pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Harman ss 5 4 3 1 0 1 3 .600
A. Graham c 6 2 4 3 0 0 2 .667
D. Berg 2b 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000
   J. Beresford ph-2b 3 0 1 2 0 0 4 .333
 Totals 45 17 22 16 4 13 27  
 Batting
HR - L Hughes (1, 1st inning off O Perez 1 on, 0 Out), C Snelling 2 (2, 1st inning off O Perez 0 on, 0 Out, 7th inning off D Cortes 0 on, 0 Out), B Risinger (1, 8th inning off F Rodriguez 2 on, 1 Out).
S - B Roneberg.
SF - J Beresford.
RBI - L Hughes 3 (3), C Snelling 3 (3), A Graham 3 (3), J Beresford 2 (2), T Oeltjen (1), B Harman (1), B Risinger 3 (3).
2-out RBI - C Snelling, L Hughes, A Graham, J Beresford, T Oeltjen.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Snelling 1, J Huber 3, T Oeltjen 1, L Hughes 2, D Berg 1, J Beresford 1.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - T Oeltjen 2 (2, 2nd base off D Cortes/R Barajas, 2nd base off F Campos/R Barajas).
 
 Fielding
E - D Berg (1, ground ball); B Harman (1, throw).
DP - 1 (L Hughes-D Berg-B Risinger).
 Mexico
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Amezaga cf 5 2 2 1 0 0 3 .400
J. Hairston Jr. rf 5 0 3 0 0 1 1 .600
A. Gonzalez 1b 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .250
J. Cantu 3b 5 1 1 0 0 2 4 .200
S. Hairston lf 2 1 1 0 2 1 1 .500
J. Vazquez dh 4 2 1 4 0 1 2 .250
E. Gonzalez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
R. Barajas c 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000
A. Ojeda ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .250
 Totals 35 7 12 6 5 6 17  
 Batting
2B - J Cantu (1, C Anderson); J Hairston Jr (1, C Anderson); A Ojeda (1, P Mildren).
HR - J Vazquez (1, 1st inning off C Anderson 3 on, 1 Out), A Amezaga (1, 2nd inning off C Anderson 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Vazquez 4 (4), A Amezaga (1), A Ojeda (1).
2-out RBI - A Ojeda.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Amezaga 3, S Hairston 1, J Vazquez 1.
GIDP - J Cantu.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Hairston Jr (1, 2nd base off L Hendriks/A Graham).
CS - J Hairston Jr (1, 3rd base by P Mildren/A Graham).
 
 Fielding
E - E Gonzalez (1, ground ball).
 Australia
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Anderson 1.0 6 6 5 1 1 2 45.00
P. Mildren 2.0 2 1 1 2 0 0 4.50
L. Hendriks 1.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
D. Moss (W, 1-0) 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
R. Thompson 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
 Mexico
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Perez 2.0 7 4 4 1 5 2 18.00
F. Campos 2.2 4 3 3 1 3 0 10.12
R. Diaz 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
R. Rincon (L, 0-1) 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 INF
P. Ortega 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 INF
D. Cortes 0.1 3 3 3 1 1 1 81.00
D. Reyes 1.1 1 2 1 1 1 0 6.75
F. Rodriguez 0.2 3 2 2 0 1 1 27.00
WP - C Anderson, P Mildren, R Diaz.
HBP - B Roneberg (by O Perez); B Harman (by P Ortega); J Huber (by F Rodriguez).
Pitches-strikes - C Anderson 34-21; P Mildren 29-14; L Hendriks 24-13; D Moss 23-13; R Thompson 33-20; O Perez 63-38; F Campos 46-30; R Diaz 13-10; R Rincon 4-3; P Ortega 9-6; D Cortes 29-17; D Reyes 21-14; F Rodriguez 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Anderson 0-2; P Mildren 3-2; L Hendriks 1-2; D Moss 4-0; R Thompson 1-2; O Perez 0-1; F Campos 1-4; R Diaz 0-1; R Rincon 0-0; P Ortega 0-0; D Cortes 0-0; D Reyes 4-0; F Rodriguez 0-1.
Batters faced - C Anderson 11; P Mildren 8; L Hendriks 6; D Moss 7; R Thompson 8; O Perez 15; F Campos 13; R Diaz 4; R Rincon 1; P Ortega 3; D Cortes 5; D Reyes 7; F Rodriguez 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Seong Hoon Moon. 2B--Lance Barksdale. 3B--Seok Hwan Oh.
Time: 3:43.
Attendance: 20,831.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, right to left.

Updated on Monday, Mar 9, 2009 1:26 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Australia
C. Snelling Chris Snelling
3-5, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Mexico
J. Vazquez Jorge Vazquez
1-4, 1 HR
4 RBI