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LAA  3
TOR  1

MIN 11
@BAL  3

BOS 11
@CHW  1

DET  5
NYY  4

CLE  5
@KCR  3

(11)
TBD  7
OAK  4

TEX  5
SEA  3

ARI  5
CHC  4

CIN  9
FLA  3

COL 10
WSN  5

HOU  5
PIT  4

LAD  6
@NYM  2

PHI 14
SDP  2

SFG  5
MIL  4

STL  4
ATL  1

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 40,565

Sunday, August 26, 2007, 3:35pm
Time of Game: 2:19
Blue Jays
1
65-65
Lost 1
3rd, 14½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Blue Jays       0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  6  1
Angels          0  1  0   1  0  0   1  0  X    3  6  1
W: K Escobar (15-6), L: D McGowan (8-8), S: F Rodriguez (33)
Angels
3
76-54
Won 1
1st

BATTING

Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
R Johnson LF                  4   0   0   0    0   0  .255  .677   13    3   0   
L Overbay 1B                  4   0   1   0    0   0  .256  .751   10   10   0   
A Rios RF                     4   0   1   0    0   2  .305  .874   15    2   0   
V Wells CF                    4   1   1   0    0   0  .259  .742   13    1   0   SB
F Thomas DH                   3   0   1   0    0   1  .266  .847   14    0   0   
  R Adams PR-DH               1   0   0   0    0   1  .100  .200    6    0   0   
T Glaus 3B                    3   0   0   1    0   1  .251  .795   17    1   3   SF
A Hill 2B                     4   0   2   0    0   1  .269  .750    9    1   2   
G Zaun C                      3   0   0   0    0   1  .228  .688   12    5   1   
J McDonald SS                 2   0   0   0    0   0  .260  .618    8    1   1   
  M Stairs PH                 1   0   0   0    0   0  .293  .917    3    0   0   
  R Olmedo SS                 0   0   0   0    0   0  .231  .616         0   2   

D McGowan P                                                              0   0
  C Janssen P                                                            0   0
Totals                       33   1   6   1    0   7              120   24   9
BATTING
SF: T Glaus (5, off K Escobar).
TB: A Hill 2; F Thomas; V Wells; L Overbay; A Rios.
RBI: T Glaus (54).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 0 for 5.
FIELDING
E: G Zaun (5).
BASERUNNING
SB: V Wells (9, 2nd base off K Escobar/J Mathis).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
R Willits RF                  4   0   0   0    0   2  .299  .750   21    3   0   
O Cabrera SS                  4   0   0   0    0   0  .308  .766   11    2   2   
V Guerrero DH                 4   0   0   0    0   0  .319  .942   10    0   0   
G Anderson LF                 3   2   2   1    0   0  .279  .755    7    4   0   HR,2B
M Izturis 3B                  3   0   1   1    0   0  .279  .743   11    0   4   SB
G Matthews CF                 3   1   1   0    0   1  .264  .763   15    0   0   SB
K Morales 1B                  3   0   1   0    0   2  .268  .769   17    9   0   
H Kendrick 2B                 3   0   0   0    0   1  .312  .777   13    1   3   
J Mathis C                    3   0   1   0    0   0  .204  .584    4    8   0   

K Escobar P                                                              0   1
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
Totals                       30   3   6   2    0   6              109   27  10
BATTING
2B: G Anderson (24, off D McGowan).
HR: G Anderson (9, off D McGowan; 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to CF-RF).
TB: G Anderson 6; J Mathis; K Morales; G Matthews; M Izturis.
RBI: G Anderson (51); M Izturis (39).
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 1 for 4.
FIELDING
E: G Matthews (5).
BASERUNNING
SB: G Matthews (14, 3rd base off D McGowan/G Zaun); M Izturis (5, 2nd base off D McGowan/G Zaun).

PITCHING

Toronto Blue Jays          IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
D McGowan, L (8-8)          7     6   3   3    0   6   1   4.18   27  101-62     6-9     59    - 
C Janssen                   1     0   0   0    0   0   0   2.29    3    8-4      3-0          0-0
Totals                      8     6   3   3    0   6   1          30  109-66     9-9          0-0 
Los Angeles Angels         IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
K Escobar, W (15-6)         8     6   1   1    0   5   0   2.77   31  109-72     9-10    71    - 
F Rodriguez, S (33)         1     0   0   0    0   2   0   2.75    3   11-7      1-0          0-0
Totals                      9     6   1   1    0   7   0          34  120-79    10-10         0-0 
Balks: None.
WP: D McGowan (10).
IBB: None.
HBP: None.

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Tony Randazzo, 1B - Charlie Reliford, 2B - Greg Gibson, 3B - Larry Vanover.
Time of Game: 2:19.
Attendance: 40,565.
Weather: 78° F, Wind 6mph out to Rightfield, Overcast, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Toronto Blue Jays             Los Angeles Angels                   
1. R Johnson            LF    1. R Willits            RF 
2. L Overbay            1B    2. O Cabrera            SS 
3. A Rios               RF    3. V Guerrero           DH 
4. V Wells              CF    4. G Anderson           LF 
5. F Thomas             DH    5. M Izturis            3B 
6. T Glaus              3B    6. G Matthews           CF 
7. A Hill               2B    7. K Morales            1B 
8. G Zaun               C     8. H Kendrick           2B 
9. J McDonald           SS    9. J Mathis             C  

   D McGowan            P        K Escobar            P  

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Kelvim Escobar facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   O      ---  5  R Johnson       Popfly: SS
   O      ---  5  L Overbay       Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  3  A Rios          Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Dustin McGowan facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  7  R Willits       Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  3  O Cabrera       Flyball: LF
   O      ---  2  V Guerrero      Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 2nd, Blue Jays Batting, Tied 0-0, Kelvim Escobar facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  3  V Wells         Flyball: LF
   O      ---  5  F Thomas        Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  5  T Glaus         Strikeout Looking
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Dustin McGowan facing 4-5-6
   R      ---  2  G Anderson      Home Run (Fly Ball to CF-RF)
   O      ---  2  M Izturis       Groundout: 3B-1B
   O      ---  5  G Matthews      Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  5  K Morales       Single to CF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  4  H Kendrick      Strikeout Swinging
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Angels 1.

Top of the 3rd, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Kelvim Escobar facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  3  A Hill          Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  5  G Zaun          Flyball: RF
   O      ---  4  J McDonald      Flyball: RF
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dustin McGowan facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  1  J Mathis        Flyball: LF
   O      ---  4  R Willits       Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  5  O Cabrera       Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Angels 1.

Top of the 4th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-1, Kelvim Escobar facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  3  R Johnson       Groundout: P-1B
   O      ---  2  L Overbay       Flyball: LF
   O      ---  3  A Rios          Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dustin McGowan facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  2  V Guerrero      Popfly: 2B
          ---  2  G Anderson      Double to RF (Line Drive)
   R      -2-  7  M Izturis       Single to CF (Line Drive); Anderson Scores
          1--     G Matthews      Izturis Steals 2B
   O      -2-  5  " "             Strikeout Swinging
   O      -2-  6  K Morales       Strikeout Swinging
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 0, Angels 2.

Top of the 5th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 0-2, Kelvim Escobar facing 4-5-6
          ---  5  V Wells         Single to LF (Line Drive)
          1--     F Thomas        Wells Steals 2B
          -2-  3  " "             Reached on E8 (Fly Ball); Wells to 3B
   RO     1-3  7  T Glaus         Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly; Wells Scores
          1--  2  A Hill          Single to RF (Line Drive); Thomas to 3B
   O      1-3  3  G Zaun          Foul Popfly: C (Behind Home)
   O      1-3  4  J McDonald      Flyball: LF
                  1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dustin McGowan facing 8-9-1
   O      ---  5  H Kendrick      Flyball: RF
          ---  1  J Mathis        Single to LF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  8  R Willits       Flyball: CF
   O      1--  1  O Cabrera       Flyball: LF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 2.

Top of the 6th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 1-2, Kelvim Escobar facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  3  R Johnson       Popfly: SS
   O      ---  2  L Overbay       Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  4  A Rios          Single to LF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  4  V Wells         Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dustin McGowan facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  2  V Guerrero      Groundout: 1B unassisted
   O      ---  3  G Anderson      Popfly: SS
   O      ---  2  M Izturis       Groundout: SS-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 2.

Top of the 7th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 1-2, Kelvim Escobar facing 5-6-7
          ---  6  F Thomas        Single to CF (Fly Ball)
   O      1--  3  T Glaus         Flyball: RF
          1--  1  A Hill          Single to LF (Line Drive); Thomas to 2B
   O      12-  4  G Zaun          Strikeout Swinging
                  Matt Stairs pinch hits for John McDonald batting 9th; Russ Adams pinch runs for Frank Thomas batting 5th
   O      12-  3  M Stairs        Groundout: SS-1B
                  0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dustin McGowan facing 6-7-8
                  Ray Olmedo replaces Matt Stairs playing SS batting 9th
          ---  5  G Matthews      Single to LF (Ground Ball)
          1--     K Morales       Wild Pitch; Matthews to 2B
   O      -2-  6  " "             Strikeout Swinging
   R      -2-     H Kendrick      Matthews Steals 3B; Matthews Scores/Adv on E2 (throw)
   O      ---  4  " "             Foul Flyball: RF (RF Foul)
   O      ---  2  J Mathis        Lineout: 3B
                  1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 3.

Top of the 8th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 1-3, Kelvim Escobar facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  2  R Johnson       Groundout: 3B-1B
          ---  1  L Overbay       Single to RF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  5  A Rios          Strikeout Swinging
   O      1--  1  V Wells         Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 3.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 3-1, Casey Janssen facing 1-2-3
                  Casey Janssen replaces Dustin McGowan pitching
   O      ---  2  R Willits       Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  2  O Cabrera       Groundout: SS-1B
   O      ---  4  V Guerrero      Groundout: SS-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 3.

Top of the 9th, Blue Jays Batting, Behind 1-3, Francisco Rodriguez facing 5-6-7
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces Kelvim Escobar pitching
   O      ---  6  R Adams         Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  2  T Glaus         Groundout: 3B-1B
   O      ---  3  A Hill          Strikeout Swinging
        0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Blue Jays 1, Angels 3.

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