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LAA  7
TEX  6

(10)
BAL  9
@BOS  8

CLE  8
CHW  5

KCR  9
@MIN  4

MIN  5
KCR  0

TBD  9
@NYY  1

OAK  5
DET  4

(10)
TOR  7
SEA  5

COL  7
@ARI  3

(10)
NYM  7
@ATL  1

HOU  6
@CHC  1

PHI  9
@FLA  2

MIL  3
PIT  2

SDP  6
LAD  4

STL  8
CIN  5

SFG  3
@WSN  2

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 41,012

Friday, August 31, 2007, 10:05pm
Time of Game: 3:10
Rangers
6
61-73
Lost 1
4th, 19 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Rangers         0  2  0   0  2  0   0  1  1   0    6 14  0
Angels          0  2  0   1  2  0   1  0  0   1    7 12  2
W: D Oliver (2-0), L: F Francisco (1-1)
Winning Run scored with 2 outs
Angels
7
80-54
Won 5
1st

BATTING

Texas Rangers                AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
I Kinsler 2B                  5   0   3   1    0   0  .259  .781   19    5   5   2B,SB,GDP
G Laird C                     5   0   0   0    0   2  .225  .623   15    1   1   
M Young SS                    4   2   3   0    1   0  .305  .770   16    1   1   SB,IW
S Sosa DH                     5   0   1   1    0   1  .249  .766   11    0   0   
M Byrd CF                     5   1   1   0    0   1  .305  .805   16    2   0   SB
J Botts LF                    5   1   1   0    0   3  .207  .592   25    4   0   
  D Murphy LF                 0   0   0   0    0   0  .424 1.168         0   0   
N Cruz RF                     5   1   1   1    0   0  .218  .631   29    3   0   HR
J Saltalamacchi 1B            4   1   2   1    0   0  .271  .742   12    8   0   2B
  J Hairston PR-3B            1   0   0   0    0   0  .193  .551    4    0   2   
R Vazquez 3B                  3   0   2   0    0   0  .243  .700    9    1   2   
  F Catalanotto PH            1   0   0   0    0   0  .271  .808    2    0   0   
  B Wilkerson 1B              1   0   0   0    0   0  .236  .786    3    4   0   

V Padilla P                                                              0   2
  M Wood P                                                               0   1
  F Francisco P                                                          0   0
Totals                       44   6  14   4    1   7              161   29  14
BATTING
2B: J Saltalamacchia (11, off J Speier); I Kinsler (18, off J Saunders).
HR: N Cruz (7, off J Speier; 8th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF-CF).
IBB: M Young (5, by J Saunders).
TB: N Cruz 4; I Kinsler 4; M Young 3; J Saltalamacchia 3; R Vazquez 2; J Botts; M Byrd; S Sosa.
GIDP: I Kinsler (9).
RBI: S Sosa (79); I Kinsler (50); J Saltalamacchia (26); N Cruz (25).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 4 for 17.
FIELDING
DP: 1. R Vazquez-I Kinsler.
BASERUNNING
SB: M Byrd (4, 2nd base off F Rodriguez/J Mathis); M Young (11, 2nd base off F Rodriguez/J Mathis); I Kinsler (17, 2nd base off J Saunders/J Mathis).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
G Matthews CF                 5   0   1   0    0   0  .263  .761   13    2   0   
O Cabrera SS                  4   0   0   0    0   1  .310  .765   15    4   3   SH
V Guerrero RF                 5   1   2   1    0   1  .327  .956   20    3   0   
G Anderson LF                 4   2   1   2    1   0  .287  .792   15    0   0   HR
M Izturis 3B                  3   2   1   0    1   0  .276  .736   20    0   5   SH
K Morales DH                  4   1   2   0    1   0  .338  .940   14    0   0   2B,IW
C Kotchman 1B                 5   0   1   1    0   0  .295  .827   13   12   1   
H Kendrick 2B                 5   0   3   3    0   0  .315  .785   16    1   4   2B,GDP
J Mathis C                    4   1   1   0    0   0  .223  .646    9    7   1   

J Saunders P                                                             1   1
  C Bootcheck P                                                          0   0
  J Speier P                                                             0   0
  S Shields P                                                            0   0
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
  D Oliver P                                                             0   0
Totals                       39   7  12   7    3   2              135   30  15
BATTING
2B: K Morales (8, off V Padilla); H Kendrick (16, off V Padilla).
HR: G Anderson (11, off V Padilla; 5th inn, 1 on, 2 outs to RF).
SH: O Cabrera (2, off V Padilla); M Izturis (1, off F Francisco).
IBB: K Morales (2, by F Francisco).
TB: G Anderson 4; H Kendrick 4; K Morales 3; V Guerrero 2; C Kotchman; J Mathis; G Matthews; M Izturis.
GIDP: H Kendrick (10).
RBI: H Kendrick 3 (23); G Anderson 2 (58); V Guerrero (109); C Kotchman (58).
2-out RBI: G Anderson 2; H Kendrick.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
FIELDING
DP: 1. H Kendrick-O Cabrera-C Kotchman.
E: G Anderson (2); V Guerrero (9).

PITCHING

Texas Rangers              IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
V Padilla                   6.2  10   6   6    1   0   1   6.36   31   84-53     8-10    29    - 
M Wood                      1.1   1   0   0    0   0   0   3.69    5   20-13     2-2          2-0
F Francisco, L (1-1)        1.2   1   1   1    2   2   0   4.64    8   31-15     2-0          0-0
Totals                      9.2  12   7   7    3   2   1          44  135-81    12-12         2-0 
Los Angeles Angels         IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str   GB-FB  GmSc  IR-IS
J Saunders                  5    10   4   2    1   5   0   3.62   27   99-62     8-2     39    - 
C Bootcheck, H (2)          1     0   0   0    0   1   0   4.03    2    8-6      1-0          1-0
J Speier, H (17)            1.1   2   1   1    0   0   1   3.49    6   17-12     2-2          0-0
S Shields, H (29)           0.2   0   0   0    0   0   0   3.44    2    7-5      1-1          1-0
F Rodriguez, BS (5)         1     2   1   1    0   1   0   2.86    5   17-13     1-0          0-0
D Oliver, W (2-0)           1     0   0   0    0   0   0   4.20    3   13-6      0-3          0-0
Totals                     10    14   6   4    1   7   1          45  161-104   13-8          2-0 
J Saunders faced 1 batter in the 6th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: J Saunders (3).
IBB: J Saunders (1; M Young); F Francisco (4; K Morales).
HBP: None.

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Jim Reynolds, 1B - Gary Cederstrom, 2B - Lance Barksdale, 3B - Bill Hohn.
Time of Game: 3:10.
Attendance: 41,012.
Weather: 93° F, Wind 7mph out to Centerfield, Cloudy, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Texas Rangers                 Los Angeles Angels                   
1. I Kinsler            2B    1. G Matthews           CF 
2. G Laird              C     2. O Cabrera            SS 
3. M Young              SS    3. V Guerrero           RF 
4. S Sosa               DH    4. G Anderson           LF 
5. M Byrd               CF    5. M Izturis            3B 
6. J Botts              LF    6. K Morales            DH 
7. N Cruz               RF    7. C Kotchman           1B 
8. J Saltalamacchia     1B    8. H Kendrick           2B 
9. R Vazquez            3B    9. J Mathis             C  

   V Padilla            P        J Saunders           P  

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Joe Saunders facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
          ---  3  I Kinsler       Double to LF (Line Drive)
   O      -2-  4  G Laird         Strikeout Swinging
          -2-  2  M Young         Single to RF (Line Drive); Kinsler to 3B
   O      1-3  5  S Sosa          Strikeout Swinging
   O      1-3  5  M Byrd          Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Vicente Padilla facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  4  G Matthews      Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  3  O Cabrera       Flyball: RF
          ---  5  V Guerrero      Single to CF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  2  G Anderson      Flyball: LF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 2nd, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Joe Saunders facing 6-7-8
          ---  5  J Botts         Single to CF (Line Drive)
          1--     N Cruz          Wild Pitch; Botts to 2B
   O      -2-  7  " "             Groundout: 2B-1B; Botts to 3B
   R      --3  5  J Saltalamacchi Single to 2B (Ground Ball); Botts Scores
          1--  1  R Vazquez       Single to CF (Line Drive); Saltalamacchi to 3B
   R      1-3  1  I Kinsler       Single to LF (Line Drive); Saltalamacchi Scores; Vazquez to 3B/Adv on E7; Kinsler to 2B
   O      -23  1  G Laird         Groundout: 3B-1B
          -23  4  M Young         Intentional Walk
   O      123  1  S Sosa          Groundout: SS-1B
                  2 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Rangers 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Vicente Padilla facing 5-6-7
          ---  5  M Izturis       Walk
          1--  2  K Morales       Double to RF (Fly Ball); Izturis to 3B
   O      -23  2  C Kotchman      Popfly: SS
   RR     -23  2  H Kendrick      Double to CF (Line Drive); Izturis Scores; Morales Scores
   O      -2-  1  J Mathis        Groundout: 2B-1B; Kendrick to 3B
   O      --3  3  G Matthews      Flyball: RF
                  2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 2, Angels 2.

Top of the 3rd, Rangers Batting, Tied 2-2, Joe Saunders facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  5  M Byrd          Groundout: P-1B
   O      ---  4  J Botts         Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  2  N Cruz          Groundout: 1B-P
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 2, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Tied 2-2, Vicente Padilla facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  4  O Cabrera       Groundout: 3B-1B
   O      ---  1  V Guerrero      Groundout: SS-1B
   O      ---  2  G Anderson      Lineout: 2B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 2, Angels 2.

Top of the 4th, Rangers Batting, Tied 2-2, Joe Saunders facing 8-9-1
   O      ---  3  J Saltalamacchi Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  3  R Vazquez       Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  5  I Kinsler       Single to CF (Line Drive)
          1--     G Laird         Kinsler Steals 2B
   O      -2-  4  " "             Flyball: RF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 2, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Tied 2-2, Vicente Padilla facing 5-6-7
          ---  3  M Izturis       Single to RF (Ground Ball)
          1--  3  K Morales       Single to RF (Ground Ball); Izturis to 3B
   R      1-3  2  C Kotchman      Single to RF (Ground Ball); Izturis Scores; Morales to 2B
   OO     12-  3  H Kendrick      Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B
   O      1--  2  J Mathis        Flyball: LF
                  1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 2, Angels 3.

Top of the 5th, Rangers Batting, Behind 2-3, Joe Saunders facing 3-4-5
          ---  4  M Young         Single to RF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  1  S Sosa          Flyball: CF
          1--  2  M Byrd          Single to RF (Line Drive); Young to 2B
   O      12-  6  J Botts         Strikeout Looking
   RR     12-  9  N Cruz          Reached on E9 (Fly Ball); Young Scores/unER/No RBI; Byrd Scores/unER/No RBI; Cruz to 3B
   O      --3  2  J Saltalamacchi Groundout: 3B-1B
                  2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Rangers 4, Angels 3.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Behind 3-4, Vicente Padilla facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  2  G Matthews      Flyball: LF
   O      ---  3  O Cabrera       Groundout: P-1B
          ---  5  V Guerrero      Single to 2B (Ground Ball)
   RR     1--  2  G Anderson      Home Run (Fly Ball to RF); Guerrero Scores
   O      ---  3  M Izturis       Flyball: RF
                  2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 4, Angels 5.

Top of the 6th, Rangers Batting, Behind 4-5, Joe Saunders facing 9-1-2
          ---  5  R Vazquez       Single to SS (Ground Ball)
                  Chris Bootcheck replaces Joe Saunders pitching
   OO     1--  5  I Kinsler       Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
   O      ---  3  G Laird         Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 4, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-4, Vicente Padilla facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  2  K Morales       Popfly: 2B
   O      ---  1  C Kotchman      Flyball: CF
   O      ---  2  H Kendrick      Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 4, Angels 5.

Top of the 7th, Rangers Batting, Behind 4-5, Justin Speier facing 3-4-5
                  Justin Speier replaces Chris Bootcheck pitching
   O      ---  2  M Young         Flyball: RF
   O      ---  1  S Sosa          Groundout: 3B-1B
   O      ---  2  M Byrd          Flyball: RF
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 4, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-4, Vicente Padilla facing 9-1-2
          ---  4  J Mathis        Single to RF (Ground Ball)
          1--  1  G Matthews      Single to CF (Ground Ball); Mathis to 2B
   O      12-  2  O Cabrera       Bunt Groundout: P-1B; Mathis to 3B; Matthews to 2B
   R      -23  4  V Guerrero      Fielder's Choice 2B; Mathis Scores; Guerrero to 1B
   O      12-  4  G Anderson      Groundout: 2B-1B; Matthews to 3B; Guerrero to 2B
                  Mike Wood replaces Vicente Padilla pitching
   O      -23  6  M Izturis       Flyball: CF
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 4, Angels 6.

Top of the 8th, Rangers Batting, Behind 4-6, Justin Speier facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  5  J Botts         Groundout: SS-1B
   R      ---  5  N Cruz          Home Run (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
          ---  2  J Saltalamacchi Double to CF (Line Drive)
                  Scot Shields replaces Justin Speier pitching; Frank Catalanotto pinch hits for Ramon Vazquez batting 9th
   O      -2-  2  F Catalanotto   Groundout: 3B-1B
                  Jerry Hairston pinch runs for Jarrod Saltalamacchia batting 8th
   O      -2-  5  I Kinsler       Popfly: SS
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 5, Angels 6.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 6-5, Mike Wood facing 6-7-8
                  Brad Wilkerson replaces Frank Catalanotto playing 1B batting 9th; Jerry Hairston moves to 3B
   O      ---  3  K Morales       Groundout: 1B unassisted
   O      ---  3  C Kotchman      Groundout: P-1B
          ---  6  H Kendrick      Single to 3B (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  2  J Mathis        Flyball: LF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 5, Angels 6.

Top of the 9th, Rangers Batting, Behind 5-6, Francisco Rodriguez facing 2-3-4
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces Scot Shields pitching
   O      ---  3  G Laird         Bunt Groundout: C-1B
          ---  4  M Young         Single to 3B (Ground Ball)
          1--     S Sosa          Young Steals 2B
   R      -2-  3  " "             Single to 1B (Pop Fly); Young Scores
   O      1--  2  M Byrd          Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
          1--     J Botts         Byrd Steals 2B
   O      -2-  5  " "             Strikeout Swinging
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 6, Angels 6.

Bottom of the 9th, Angels Batting, Tied 6-6, Frank Francisco facing 1-2-3
                  Frank Francisco replaces Mike Wood pitching; David Murphy replaces Jason Botts playing LF batting 6th
   O      ---  3  G Matthews      Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  3  O Cabrera       Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  5  V Guerrero      Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 6, Angels 6.

Top of the 10th, Rangers Batting, Tied 6-6, Darren Oliver facing 7-8-9
                  Darren Oliver replaces Francisco Rodriguez pitching
   O      ---  6  N Cruz          Flyball: CF
   O      ---  4  J Hairston      Popfly: SS
   O      ---  3  B Wilkerson     Popfly: SS
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 6, Angels 6.

Bottom of the 10th, Angels Batting, Tied 6-6, Frank Francisco facing 4-5-6
          ---  5  G Anderson      Walk
   O      1--  3  M Izturis       Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B; Anderson to 2B
          -2-  4  K Morales       Intentional Walk
   O      12-  5  C Kotchman      Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Anderson to 3B
   R      1-3  3  H Kendrick      Single to P (Ground Ball); Anderson Scores; Kotchman to 2B
        1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 6, Angels 7.

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