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OAK  4
@LAA  3

BAL  3
TBD  0

CHW  5
DET  3

CHW  8
DET  7

BOS  1
@CLE  0

NYY  9
@KCR  4

TEX  2
SEA  1

TEX  4
SEA  3

TOR  7
MIN  0

ARI  9
FLA  3

MIL  5
@CIN  3

SDP  5
@COL  3

HOU  7
LAD  4

NYM  8
PIT  4

PHI  4
WSN  3

ATL  7
@SFG  5

(13)
CHC  4
@STL  3

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 43,784

Tuesday, July 24, 2007, 10:05pm
Time of Game: 3:03
Athletics
4
48-52
Won 2
3rd, 9½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       1  1  0   0  0  0   1  1  0    4 11  0
Angels          0  0  0   1  0  0   0  2  0    3  6  0
W: L DiNardo (5-6), L: K Escobar (11-4), S: A Embree (11)
Angels
3
57-42
Lost 2
1st

BATTING

Oakland Athletics            AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
T Buck RF                     5   2   4   3    0   0  .286  .868   13    3   0   HR,2B,SB
N Swisher 1B                  4   0   1   0    1   2  .255  .823   17   11   1   
S Stewart LF                  5   0   2   0    0   0  .307  .772   18    3   0   SB
M Piazza DH                   4   0   1   1    0   0  .286  .741   19    0   0   SF
M Ellis 2B                    5   0   0   0    0   1  .262  .740   25    0   2   
M Kotsay CF                   4   0   0   0    1   1  .210  .558   24    5   0   
M Scutaro 3B-SS               5   0   1   0    0   0  .242  .638   16    1   4   
B Crosby SS                   2   1   2   0    1   0  .226  .619   16    0   3   SB,HBP
  E Chavez PR-3B              0   1   0   0    0   0  .240  .755         0   0   
K Suzuki C                    2   0   0   0    2   0  .217  .687   13    3   0   

L DiNardo P                                                              0   1
  S Casilla P                                                            0   0
  A Embree P                                                             1   0
Totals                       36   4  11   4    5   4              161   27  11
BATTING
2B: T Buck (14, off K Escobar).
HR: T Buck (7, off K Escobar; 7th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to LF-CF).
SF: M Piazza (1, off K Escobar).
HBP: B Crosby (2, by J Speier).
TB: T Buck 8; B Crosby 2; S Stewart 2; M Scutaro; N Swisher; M Piazza.
RBI: T Buck 3 (26); M Piazza (14).
2-out RBI: T Buck.
Team LOB: 12.
With RISP: 3 for 12.
BASERUNNING
SB: T Buck (2, 2nd base off J Speier/M Napoli); S Stewart (9, 2nd base off K Escobar/M Napoli); B Crosby (10, 2nd base off K Escobar/M Napoli).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
C Figgins 2B-3B               3   0   0   1    0   0  .320  .782   17    1   2   SF
O Cabrera SS                  4   1   1   0    0   0  .311  .766   20    1   2   
V Guerrero RF                 4   0   3   0    0   0  .327  .943   14    5   0   2·2B
R Quinlan 1B                  3   0   0   1    0   0  .261  .717    8    8   1   
  C Kotchman PH-1B            1   0   1   1    0   0  .289  .833    3    0   0   
G Matthews CF                 4   0   0   0    0   2  .271  .757   13    4   0   
G Anderson DH                 4   0   0   0    0   0  .292  .746   16    0   0   
M Napoli C                    4   0   0   0    0   1  .254  .809   13    3   1   
B Wood 3B                     2   0   0   0    0   0  .118  .294    7    0   2   
  M Izturis PH-2B             1   1   0   0    1   0  .252  .656   11    1   0   
R Willits LF                  2   1   1   0    1   0  .302  .761   16    3   1   2B

K Escobar P                                                              1   0
  J Speier P                                                             0   0
  S Shields P                                                            0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   3    2   3              138   27   9
BATTING
2B: R Willits (14, off S Casilla); V Guerrero 2 (32, 2 off L DiNardo).
SF: C Figgins (2, off S Casilla).
TB: V Guerrero 5; R Willits 2; C Kotchman; O Cabrera.
RBI: C Kotchman (44); C Figgins (32); R Quinlan (18).
2-out RBI: C Kotchman.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
FIELDING
DP: 1. R Willits-M Izturis.

PITCHING

Oakland Athletics          IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
L DiNardo, W (5-6)          6.2   3   1   1    1   2   0   2.41   24   93-64    11-7     65    - 
S Casilla, H (5)            1     3   2   2    1   1   0   1.35    7   30-17     0-2          0-0
A Embree, S (11)            1.1   0   0   0    0   0   0   3.74    4   15-9      1-3          2-0
Totals                      9     6   3   3    2   3   0          35  138-90    12-12         2-0 
Los Angeles Angels         IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
K Escobar, L (11-4)         7     9   3   3    2   3   1   2.91   32  113-71     6-12    48    - 
J Speier                    1     1   1   1    2   1   0   2.11    7   28-14     1-1          0-0
S Shields                   1     1   0   0    1   0   0   2.45    4   20-11     0-2          0-0
Totals                      9    11   4   4    5   4   1          43  161-96     7-15         0-0 
Balks: None.
WP: None.
IBB: None.
HBP: J Speier (2; B Crosby).

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Jeff Kellogg, 1B - Eric Cooper, 2B - Andy Fletcher, 3B - Mike Reilly.
Time of Game: 3:03.
Attendance: 43,784.
Weather: 81° F, Wind 8mph out to Leftfield, Cloudy, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Oakland Athletics             Los Angeles Angels                   
1. T Buck               RF    1. C Figgins            2B 
2. N Swisher            1B    2. O Cabrera            SS 
3. S Stewart            LF    3. V Guerrero           RF 
4. M Piazza             DH    4. R Quinlan            1B 
5. M Ellis              2B    5. G Matthews           CF 
6. M Kotsay             CF    6. G Anderson           DH 
7. M Scutaro            3B    7. M Napoli             C  
8. B Crosby             SS    8. B Wood               3B 
9. K Suzuki             C     9. R Willits            LF 

   L DiNardo            P        K Escobar            P  

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Kelvim Escobar facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
          ---  5  T Buck          Single to RF (Fly Ball)
          1--  2  N Swisher       Single to CF (Ground Ball); Buck to 2B
          12-  3  S Stewart       Single to LF (Fly Ball); Buck to 3B; Swisher to 2B
   RO     123  1  M Piazza        Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Buck Scores; Swisher to 3B; Stewart to 2B
   O      -23  5  M Ellis         Strikeout Swinging
   O      -23  5  M Kotsay        Groundout: 2B-1B
                  1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 1, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Behind 0-1, Lenny DiNardo facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  4  C Figgins       Groundout: 1B unassisted
   O      ---  6  O Cabrera       Groundout: 3B-1B
   O      ---  5  V Guerrero      Groundout: SS-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Angels 0.

Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Ahead 1-0, Kelvim Escobar facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  3  M Scutaro       Flyball: CF
          ---  7  B Crosby        Walk
          1--  6  K Suzuki        Walk; Crosby to 2B
   R      12-  1  T Buck          Double to LF (Ground Ball); Crosby Scores; Suzuki to 3B
   O      -23  3  N Swisher       Strikeout Swinging
   O      -23  4  S Stewart       Flyball: RF
                  1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Lenny DiNardo facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  3  R Quinlan       Flyball: RF
   O      ---  5  G Matthews      Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4  G Anderson      Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-0, Kelvim Escobar facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  2  M Piazza        Groundout: SS-1B
   O      ---  5  M Ellis         Groundout: 3B-1B
   O      ---  3  M Kotsay        Flyball: CF
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Lenny DiNardo facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  1  M Napoli        Flyball: CF
   O      ---  4  B Wood          Flyball: CF
          ---  6  R Willits       Walk
   O      1--  3  C Figgins       Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-0, Kelvim Escobar facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  5  M Scutaro       Flyball: LF
          ---  1  B Crosby        Single to 3B (Bunt Popup)
   O      1--  2  K Suzuki        Popfly: SS
          1--     T Buck          Crosby Steals 2B
   O      -2-  2  " "             Groundout: 1B-P
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Lenny DiNardo facing 2-3-4
          ---  3  O Cabrera       Single to LF (Line Drive)
          1--  3  V Guerrero      Double to RF (Line Drive); Cabrera to 3B
   RO     -23  2  R Quinlan       Groundout: SS-1B; Cabrera Scores
   O      -2-  2  G Matthews      Groundout: 2B-1B; Guerrero to 3B
   O      --3  6  G Anderson      Flyball: CF
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-1, Kelvim Escobar facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  1  N Swisher       Popfly: 2B
   O      ---  3  S Stewart       Groundout: SS-1B
   O      ---  7  M Piazza        Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Lenny DiNardo facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  2  M Napoli        Groundout: 3B-1B
   O      ---  3  B Wood          Flyball: LF
   O      ---  6  R Willits       Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-1, Kelvim Escobar facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  4  M Ellis         Flyball: CF
   O      ---  2  M Kotsay        Flyball: RF
          ---  4  M Scutaro       Single to CF (Ground Ball)
          1--  5  B Crosby        Single to LF (Line Drive); Scutaro to 2B
   O      12-  2  K Suzuki        Flyball: RF
                  0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Lenny DiNardo facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  8  C Figgins       Groundout: SS-1B
   O      ---  6  O Cabrera       Groundout: P-1B
          ---  1  V Guerrero      Double to 3B (Ground Ball)
   O      -2-  3  R Quinlan       Flyball: LF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-1, Kelvim Escobar facing 1-2-3
   R      ---  1  T Buck          Home Run (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
   O      ---  5  N Swisher       Strikeout Swinging
          ---  5  S Stewart       Single to CF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  2  M Piazza        Flyball: RF
          1--     M Ellis         Stewart Steals 2B
   O      -2-  7  " "             Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-3, Lenny DiNardo facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  4  G Matthews      Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  3  G Anderson      Flyball: RF
                  Santiago Casilla replaces Lenny DiNardo pitching
   O      ---  5  M Napoli        Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 1.

Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 3-1, Justin Speier facing 6-7-8
                  Justin Speier replaces Kelvim Escobar pitching
   O      ---  7  M Kotsay        Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  2  M Scutaro       Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  3  B Crosby        Hit By Pitch
                  Eric Chavez pinch runs for Bobby Crosby batting 8th
          1--  3  K Suzuki        Walk; Chavez to 2B
   R      12-  4  T Buck          Single to CF (Ground Ball); Chavez Scores; Suzuki to 3B
          1-3     N Swisher       Buck Steals 2B
          -23  6  " "             Walk
   O      123  3  S Stewart       Foul Flyball: RF (RF Foul)
                  1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 4, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-4, Santiago Casilla facing 8-9-1
                  Eric Chavez moves to 3B; Marco Scutaro moves to SS; Maicer Izturis pinch hits for Brandon Wood batting 8th
          ---  6  M Izturis       Walk
          1--  4  R Willits       Double to LF (Fly Ball); Izturis to 3B
   RO     -23  2  C Figgins       Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Izturis Scores
   O      -2-  5  O Cabrera       Popfly: SS
          -2-  5  V Guerrero      Single to SS (Ground Ball); Willits to 3B
                  Casey Kotchman pinch hits for Robb Quinlan batting 4th
   R      1-3  3  C Kotchman      Single to RF (Line Drive); Willits Scores; Guerrero to 3B
                  Alan Embree replaces Santiago Casilla pitching
   O      1-3  2  G Matthews      Flyball: RF
                  2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 4, Angels 3.

Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 4-3, Scot Shields facing 4-5-6
                  Scot Shields replaces Justin Speier pitching; Casey Kotchman moves to 1B; Maicer Izturis moves to 2B; Chone Figgins moves to 3B
          ---  7  M Piazza        Single to RF (Fly Ball)
   O      1--  4  M Ellis         Flyball: CF
          1--  7  M Kotsay        Walk; Piazza to 2B
   OO     12-  2  M Scutaro       Line Drive Double Play: LF; Piazza out at 2B/LF-2B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 4, Angels 3.

Bottom of the 9th, Angels Batting, Behind 3-4, Alan Embree facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  3  G Anderson      Flyball: CF
   O      ---  5  M Napoli        Groundout: 1B-P
   O      ---  5  M Izturis       Flyball: CF
        0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 4, Angels 3.

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