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LAA  7
OAK  6

BAL  6
TBD  1

DET 13
@CHW  9

CLE  1
BOS  0

NYY  7
@KCR  1

TEX  7
SEA  6

TOR 13
MIN  1

ARI  7
FLA  0

CIN  7
MIL  3

COL 10
SDP  2

HOU  2
LAD  1

NYM  6
PIT  3

PHI  7
WSN  5

(14)
SFG  2
ATL  1

CHC  7
@STL  1

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 44,252

Wednesday, July 25, 2007, 3:35pm
Time of Game: 3:15
Athletics
6
48-53
Lost 1
3rd, 10½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  1  1   0  1  0   0  0  3    6 11  2
Angels          1  0  0   1  3  0   0  1  1    7 15  0
W: F Rodriguez (4-2), L: J Kennedy (3-9)
Winning Run scored with 2 outs
Angels
7
58-42
Won 1
1st

BATTING

Oakland Athletics            AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
T Buck RF                     5   1   1   0    0   2  .284  .862   25    2   0   2B
S Stewart LF                  5   0   2   0    0   1  .308  .771   18    3   0   
N Swisher 1B                  4   1   0   1    1   2  .252  .815   19   11   0   
M Piazza DH                   5   2   3   1    0   1  .298  .783   16    0   0   HR
  E Chavez PR-DH              0   1   0   0    0   0  .240  .755         0   0   
M Ellis 2B                    3   0   0   0    2   1  .260  .737   18    2   4   
M Kotsay CF                   4   0   3   1    1   0  .224  .591   18    2   0   2B
M Scutaro 3B                  3   1   1   2    1   0  .243  .642   21    0   2   SF
D Murphy SS                   4   0   1   1    1   0  .100  .382   21    1   4   2B
K Suzuki C                    3   0   0   0    0   1  .204  .648    8    5   1   
  J Cust PH                   1   0   0   0    0   1  .252  .929    5    0   0   
  R Bowen C                   0   0   0   0    0   0  .209  .650         0   0   

J Blanton P                                                              0   1
  A Brown P                                                              0   0
  K Calero P                                                             0   0
  J Kennedy P                                                            0   0
Totals                       37   6  11   6    6   9              169   26  12
BATTING
2B: M Kotsay (11, off J Lackey); T Buck (15, off F Rodriguez); D Murphy (1, off J Lackey).
HR: M Piazza (3, off J Lackey; 5th inn, 0 on, 1 out to CF).
SF: M Scutaro (1, off F Rodriguez).
TB: M Piazza 6; M Kotsay 4; D Murphy 2; T Buck 2; S Stewart 2; M Scutaro.
RBI: M Scutaro 2 (18); M Piazza (15); M Kotsay (18); D Murphy (1); N Swisher (47).
2-out RBI: M Scutaro.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
FIELDING
DP: 1. M Ellis-D Murphy-N Swisher.
PB: R Bowen (3).
E: D Murphy (1); R Bowen (5).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
R Willits RF                  4   1   2   0    1   0  .305  .766   19    4   0   
C Figgins 3B                  5   2   3   2    0   1  .325  .792   21    0   0   2B,SB
O Cabrera SS                  5   0   1   1    0   0  .310  .762   16    2   2   
G Anderson LF                 4   1   3   2    1   0  .301  .769   21    2   0   2B
C Kotchman 1B                 5   1   3   1    0   1  .295  .843   19    4   1   2B,GDP
G Matthews CF                 5   0   0   0    0   0  .268  .746   18    5   0   
M Izturis 2B                  5   0   2   1    0   1  .257  .660   17    1   0   
R Quinlan DH                  3   2   1   0    1   0  .263  .721   19    0   0   2·SB,CS
J Mathis C                    4   0   0   0    0   2  .111  .278   12    8   1   

J Lackey P                                                               1   0
  J Speier P                                                             0   0
  S Shields P                                                            0   0
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
Totals                       40   7  15   7    3   5              162   27   4
BATTING
2B: G Anderson (18, off J Blanton); C Kotchman (19, off J Blanton); C Figgins (14, off J Blanton).
TB: G Anderson 4; C Figgins 4; C Kotchman 4; R Willits 2; M Izturis 2; O Cabrera; R Quinlan.
GIDP: C Kotchman (12).
RBI: C Figgins 2 (34); G Anderson 2 (22); O Cabrera (56); M Izturis (19); C Kotchman (45).
2-out RBI: M Izturis; G Anderson; C Figgins.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 7 for 17.
FIELDING
PB: J Mathis (2).
BASERUNNING
SB: R Quinlan 2 (3, 2nd base off K Calero/R Bowen, 2nd base off J Blanton/K Suzuki); C Figgins (26, 2nd base off K Calero/R Bowen).
CS: R Quinlan (2, 2nd base by J Blanton/K Suzuki).

PITCHING

Oakland Athletics          IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
J Blanton                   6    11   5   5    0   3   0   3.69   27   96-62     9-4     33    - 
A Brown                     1     1   0   0    1   2   0   4.91    6   23-15     0-1          0-0
K Calero                    1     1   1   1    2   0   0   6.16    6   24-12     1-2          0-0
J Kennedy, L (3-9)          0.2   2   1   0    0   0   0   4.42    4   19-11     2-0          0-0
Totals                      8.2  15   7   6    3   5   0          43  162-100   12-7          0-0 
Los Angeles Angels         IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
J Lackey                    6     7   3   3    4   7   1   3.27   29  110-64     2-8     49    - 
J Speier, H (10)            1     0   0   0    0   1   0   2.01    3   11-8      0-2          0-0
S Shields, H (23)           1     1   0   0    0   1   0   2.41    4   20-10     0-2          0-0
F Rodriguez, BS (3), W (4-2)  1     3   3   3    2   0   0   2.68    8   28-14     1-2          0-0
Totals                      9    11   6   6    6   9   1          44  169-96     3-14         0-0 
Balks: None.
WP: A Brown (2).
IBB: None.
HBP: None.

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Eric Cooper, 1B - Andy Fletcher, 2B - Mike Reilly, 3B - Jeff Kellogg.
Time of Game: 3:15.
Attendance: 44,252.
Weather: 86° F, Wind 5mph out to Rightfield, Sunny, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

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

   J Blanton            P        J Lackey             P  

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, John Lackey facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   O      ---  7  T Buck          Lineout: SS
          ---  3  S Stewart       Single to CF (Fly Ball)
          1--  5  N Swisher       Walk; Stewart to 2B
   O      12-  4  M Piazza        Strikeout Swinging
   O      12-  3  M Ellis         Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Joe Blanton facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  2  R Willits       Flyball: LF
          ---  8  C Figgins       Single to LF (Line Drive)
          1--  2  O Cabrera       Single to RF (Line Drive); Figgins to 3B
   R      1-3  4  G Anderson      Single to CF (Line Drive); Figgins Scores; Cabrera to 2B
   OO     12-  5  C Kotchman      Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
                  1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Angels 1.

Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Behind 0-1, John Lackey facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  2  M Kotsay        Flyball: LF
          ---  2  M Scutaro       Single to LF (Line Drive)
          1--     D Murphy        Passed Ball; Scutaro to 2B
   R      -2-  5  " "             Double to LF (Ground Ball); Scutaro Scores
   O      -2-  3  K Suzuki        Flyball: RF
   O      -2-  7  T Buck          Strikeout Swinging
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 1, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Tied 1-1, Joe Blanton facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  7  G Matthews      Flyball: LF
   O      ---  5  M Izturis       Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  5  R Quinlan       Groundout: 1B unassisted
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 1, Angels 1.

Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Tied 1-1, John Lackey facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  3  S Stewart       Flyball: CF
   O      ---  4  N Swisher       Strikeout Swinging
          ---  5  M Piazza        Single to LF (Line Drive)
          1--  6  M Ellis         Walk; Piazza to 2B
          12-  2  M Kotsay        Single to SS (Ground Ball); Piazza to 3B; Ellis to 2B
   R      123  5  M Scutaro       Walk; Piazza Scores; Ellis to 3B; Kotsay to 2B
   O      123  3  D Murphy        Flyball: CF
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Joe Blanton facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  4  J Mathis        Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  4  R Willits       Groundout: P-1B
   O      ---  2  C Figgins       Flyball: RF
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-1, John Lackey facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  4  K Suzuki        Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  6  T Buck          Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  4  S Stewart       Flyball: RF
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Joe Blanton facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  4  O Cabrera       Groundout: 3B-1B
          ---  4  G Anderson      Double to 1B (Ground Ball)
   R      -2-  3  C Kotchman      Double to CF (Fly Ball); Anderson Scores
   O      -2-  1  G Matthews      Groundout: 2B-1B; Kotchman to 3B
   O      --3  4  M Izturis       Groundout: SS-1B
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 2.

Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Tied 2-2, John Lackey facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  2  N Swisher       Lineout: 1B
   R      ---  2  M Piazza        Home Run (Fly Ball to CF)
   O      ---  1  M Ellis         Bunt Popfly: P
          ---  4  M Kotsay        Double to RF (Fly Ball)
   O      -2-  3  M Scutaro       Groundout: SS-1B
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Behind 2-3, Joe Blanton facing 8-9-1
          ---  3  R Quinlan       Single to CF (Ground Ball)
          1--     J Mathis        Quinlan Steals 2B
   O      -2-  4  " "             Strikeout Swinging
          -2-  3  R Willits       Single to CF (Line Drive); Quinlan to 3B
   R      1-3  3  C Figgins       Double to RF (Line Drive); Quinlan Scores; Willits to 3B
   RO     -23  2  O Cabrera       Groundout: SS-1B; Willits Scores
   R      -2-  2  G Anderson      Single to RF (Line Drive); Figgins Scores
          1--  2  C Kotchman      Single to LF (Fly Ball); Anderson to 2B
   O      12-  3  G Matthews      Flyball: RF
                  3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 5.

Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Behind 3-5, John Lackey facing 8-9-1
          ---  7  D Murphy        Walk
   O      1--  1  K Suzuki        Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
   O      1--  2  T Buck          Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
   O      1--  5  S Stewart       Strikeout Looking
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-3, Joe Blanton facing 7-8-9
          ---  2  M Izturis       Single to RF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  5  R Quinlan       Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
   O      1--     J Mathis        Quinlan Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
   O      ---  3  " "             Strikeout Looking
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 5.

Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Behind 3-5, Justin Speier facing 3-4-5
                  Justin Speier replaces John Lackey pitching
   O      ---  4  N Swisher       Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4  M Piazza        Flyball: CF
   O      ---  3  M Ellis         Flyball: CF
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-3, Andrew Brown facing 1-2-3
                  Andrew Brown replaces Joe Blanton pitching
          ---  3  R Willits       Single to CF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  6  C Figgins       Strikeout Swinging, Wild Pitch; Willits to 2B
          -2-  2  O Cabrera       Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
          12-  6  G Anderson      Walk; Willits to 3B; Cabrera to 2B
   O      123  4  C Kotchman      Strikeout Swinging
   O      123  2  G Matthews      Flyball: LF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 3 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 5.

Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Behind 3-5, Scot Shields facing 6-7-8
                  Scot Shields replaces Justin Speier pitching
          ---  5  M Kotsay        Single to CF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  6  M Scutaro       Flyball: RF
   O      1--  4  D Murphy        Flyball: CF
                  Jack Cust pinch hits for Kurt Suzuki batting 9th
   O      1--  5  J Cust          Strikeout Looking
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-3, Kiko Calero facing 7-8-9
                  Kiko Calero replaces Andrew Brown pitching; Rob Bowen replaces Jack Cust playing C batting 9th
   O      ---  2  M Izturis       Flyball: CF
          ---  6  R Quinlan       Walk
   O      1--  1  J Mathis        Flyball: CF
          1--     R Willits       Quinlan Steals 2B; Quinlan to 3B/Adv on E2 (throw)
          --3  7  " "             Walk
   R      1-3  2  C Figgins       Single to RF (Line Drive); Quinlan Scores; Willits to 3B
          1-3     O Cabrera       Figgins Steals 2B
   O      -23  6  " "             Groundout: 3B-1B
                  1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 3, Angels 6.

Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Behind 3-6, Francisco Rodriguez facing 1-2-3
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces Scot Shields pitching
          ---  3  T Buck          Double to 2B (Pop Fly)
          -2-  3  S Stewart       Single to RF (Line Drive); Buck to 3B
   RO     1-3  4  N Swisher       Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B; Buck Scores
          1--  1  M Piazza        Single to CF (Line Drive); Swisher to 3B
                  Eric Chavez pinch runs for Mike Piazza batting 4th
          1-3  5  M Ellis         Walk; Chavez to 2B
   R      123  5  M Kotsay        Walk; Swisher Scores; Chavez to 3B; Ellis to 2B
   RO     123  5  M Scutaro       Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Chavez Scores
   O      12-  2  D Murphy        Flyball: LF
                  3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Athletics 6, Angels 6.

Bottom of the 9th, Angels Batting, Tied 6-6, Joe Kennedy facing 4-5-6
                  Joe Kennedy replaces Kiko Calero pitching
   O      ---  5  G Anderson      Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  5  C Kotchman      Single to LF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  5  G Matthews      Groundout: 1B unassisted; Kotchman to 2B
          -2-     M Izturis       Passed Ball; Kotchman to 3B
   R      --3  4  " "             Single to LF (Line Drive); Kotchman Scores/unER
        1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 6, Angels 7.

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