WINJoe SaundersJ. Saunders(1-0)6.2 IP, 0 ER, 2 K, 2 BB
LOSSDallas BradenD. Braden(0-1)6.0 IP, 3 ER, 3 K, 1 BB
SAVEBrian FuentesB. Fuentes(1)1.0 IP, 0 ER, 0 K, 0 BB

Athletics Hitting

R. SweeneyCF0-440000119.000.000.000
O. CabreraSS1-440100014.250.250.500
J. GiambiDH0-330000117.000.250.000
M. HollidayLF1-440100015.250.250.250
N. Garciaparra1B0-44000009.000.000.000
E. Chavez3B1-330100012.333.333.333
K. SuzukiC0-330000012.000.000.000
J. CustRF0-110002118.000.667.000
M. Ellis2B0-33000007.000.000.000
  • Batting
  • 2B:
    O Cabrera (1, J Saunders)
  • GIDP:
    K Suzuki
  • Team RISP:
    0-5 (M Holliday 0-1, O Cabrera 0-1, R Sweeney 0-1, K Suzuki 0-1, J Giambi 0-1)
  • Team LOB:
  • Baserunning
  • CS:
    M Ellis (1, 3rd base by J Saunders/J Mathis)

Athletics Pitching

D. Braden (L,4-5)6.09331397-664.5097
M. Wuertz1.00000212-80.0012
A. Bailey1.00000112-80.0012
  • Pitching
  • HBP:
    J Giambi (By J Saunders)
  • First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:
    D Braden 20-28; M Wuertz 2-3; A Bailey 2-3
  • Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:
    D Braden 13-5-24-24; M Wuertz 4-2-1-1; A Bailey 2-1-3-2
  • Ground Balls-Fly Balls:
    D Braden 5-10; M Wuertz 0-1; A Bailey 0-2
  • Game Scores:
    D Braden 44

Angels Hitting

C. Figgins3B0-331001122.000.250.000
H. Kendrick2B2-441220115.500.5001.250
B. AbreuRF1-440100218.250.250.250
V. GuerreroDH2-44021008.500.500.500
T. HunterCF1-440100012.250.250.250
K. Morales1B0-440000111.000.000.000
J. RiveraLF2-440200014.500.500.750
J. MathisC1-331100111.333.333.333
E. AybarSS0-330000010.000.000.000
  • Batting
  • 2B:
    J Rivera (1, D Braden)
  • HR:
    H Kendrick (1, 5th inning off D Braden 0 on, 1 Out)
  • RBI:
    H Kendrick 2 (2), V Guerrero (1)
  • 2Out RBI:
    V Guerrero
  • Team RISP:
    2-8 (B Abreu 0-1, V Guerrero 1-1, J Mathis 0-1, K Morales 0-1, H Kendrick 1-1, E Aybar 0-1, C Figgins 0-1, T Hunter 0-1)
  • Team LOB:
  • Fielding
  • E:
    H Kendrick (1, ground ball)
  • DP:
    1 (E Aybar-H Kendrick-K Morales)

Angels Pitching

J. Saunders (W,6-4)6.23002293-560.0093
J. Arredondo (H,12)0.1000016-30.006
S. Shields (H,6)1.00000011-70.0011
B. Fuentes (S,13)1.00000013-80.0013
  • Pitching
  • First-pitch strikes/Batters Faced:
    J Saunders 14-25; J Arredondo 0-1; S Shields 3-3; B Fuentes 0-3
  • Called strikes-Swinging strikes-Foul balls-In play strikes:
    J Saunders 15-6-15-20; J Arredondo 1-1-1-0; S Shields 2-0-2-3; B Fuentes 4-0-1-3
  • Ground Balls-Fly Balls:
    J Saunders 8-9; J Arredondo 0-0; S Shields 0-3; B Fuentes 1-2
  • Game Scores:
    J Saunders 68

Scoring Summary

3rdH Kendrick singled to right center, J Mathis scored, C Figgins to third.01
3rdV Guerrero reached on infield single to shortstop, C Figgins scored, H Kendrick to second.02
5thH Kendrick homered to right center.03

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