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LAA  1
DET  0

(12)
BAL  6
NYY  1

CHW  6
@CLE  3

(12)
BOS  5
@SEA  3

TBR  7
TEX  3

TOR  7
KCR  2

ATL  7
ARI  3

CHC  3
LAD  1

FLA  7
@NYM  3

PHI 20
COL  5

MIL  4
@WSN  3

(11)
Standings at end of play this day

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 41,031

Monday, May 26, 2008, 9:05pm
Time of Game: 3:52
Tigers
0
21-30
Lost 2
4th, 7 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  5  2
Angels          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  9  0
W: J Arredondo (1-0), L: F Dolsi (0-1)
Winning Run scored with 1 out
Angels
1
31-22
Won 1
1st

BATTING

Detroit Tigers               AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
C Granderson CF               5   0   1   0    0   1  .250  .788   16    2   0   2B
P Polanco 2B                  3   0   1   0    1   0  .294  .762   16    2   4   SH,IW
G Sheffield DH                2   0   0   0    0   1  .213  .675   10    0   0   
  R Raburn PH-DH              3   0   0   0    0   2  .214  .679   17    0   0   
M Ordonez RF                  3   0   0   0    2   1  .323  .930   20    1   0   
M Cabrera 1B                  5   0   1   0    0   1  .274  .812   14   16   1   
C Guillen 3B                  3   0   1   0    2   1  .299  .850   25    1   2   2B,CS
M Joyce LF                    5   0   0   0    0   2  .229  .859   18    3   0   
E Renteria SS                 5   0   1   0    0   0  .277  .700   25    2   3   
I Rodriguez C                 5   0   0   0    0   2  .265  .695   24    5   1   

K Rogers P                                                               2   2
  Z Miner P                                                              0   0
  F Dolsi P                                                              0   1
  B Seay P                                                               0   0
Totals                       39   0   5   0    5  11              185   34  14
BATTING
2B: C Granderson (5, off J Garland); C Guillen (14, off J Garland).
SH: P Polanco (2, off J Garland).
IBB: P Polanco (2, by F Rodriguez).
TB: C Guillen 2; C Granderson 2; E Renteria; M Cabrera; P Polanco.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 0 for 12.
FIELDING
DP: 2. M Cabrera; E Renteria-P Polanco-M Cabrera.
E: C Guillen 2 (9).
BASERUNNING
CS: C Guillen (1, 2nd base by S Shields/M Napoli).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
M Izturis SS                  6   1   1   0    0   0  .208  .523   26    1   4   
G Matthews CF                 6   0   1   0    0   0  .218  .669   19    4   0   
V Guerrero RF                 6   0   3   0    0   1  .262  .772   21    3   0   2·2B,GDP
T Hunter DH                   3   0   2   0    3   0  .285  .824   19    0   0   SB,IW
G Anderson LF                 4   0   0   1    2   1  .273  .728   32    1   0   IW
M Napoli C                    3   0   1   0    1   0  .233  .856   17   11   1   HBP
C Kotchman 1B                 5   0   1   0    0   0  .311  .842   12    9   1   2B
B Wood 3B                     5   0   0   0    0   0  .122  .358   13    1   5   
S Rodriguez 2B                5   0   0   0    0   3  .140  .392   18    5   0   

J Garland P                                                              1   1
  S Shields P                                                            0   0
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
  J Arredondo P                                                          0   0
Totals                       43   1   9   1    6   5              177   36  12
BATTING
2B: C Kotchman (12, off K Rogers); V Guerrero 2 (11, off Z Miner, off K Rogers).
IBB: G Anderson (3, by F Dolsi); T Hunter (1, by F Dolsi).
HBP: M Napoli (3, by K Rogers).
TB: V Guerrero 5; C Kotchman 2; T Hunter 2; M Napoli; G Matthews; M Izturis.
GIDP: V Guerrero (11).
RBI: G Anderson (26).
Team LOB: 15.
With RISP: 0 for 12.
BASERUNNING
SB: T Hunter (5, 2nd base off F Dolsi/I Rodriguez).

PITCHING

Detroit Tigers                IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
K Rogers                       7     5   0   0    1   2   0   5.88   28   98-62   45· 4·13   17· 4· 3· 0     68    -     1.47   0.45
Z Miner                        2     1   0   0    2   2   0   6.11    9   34-16    9· 2· 5    1· 4· 0· 0          0-0    2.63   0.25
F Dolsi, L (0-1)               2.1   3   1   1    2   1   0   1.86   12   38-15   12· 1· 2    7· 1· 1· 0          0-0    3.03   0.09
B Seay                         0     0   0   0    1   0   0   2.87    1    4-0     0· 0· 0    0· 0· 0· 0          3-1    5.42  -0.17
Totals                        11.1   9   1   1    6   5   0          50  174-93   66· 7·20   25· 9· 4· 0          3-1 
Los Angeles Angels            IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
J Garland                      7.1   4   0   0    3   5   0   3.89   29  108-68   44·10·14   11· 8· 2· 0     72    -     1.31   0.33
S Shields                      1.2   0   0   0    1   3   0   3.43    5   28-17    7· 4· 6    1· 0· 0· 0          1-0    2.52   0.37
F Rodriguez                    1     1   0   0    1   2   0   2.35    5   22-12    4· 4· 4    0· 1· 1· 0          0-0    3.31   0.14
J Arredondo, W (1-0)           2     0   0   0    0   1   0   1.50    6   21-17   14· 2· 1    3· 2· 0· 0          0-0    1.89   0.28
Totals                        12     5   0   0    5  11   0          45  179-114  69·20·25   15·11· 3· 0          1-0 
Balks: None.
WP: F Dolsi (1); F Rodriguez (2).
IBB: F Rodriguez (2; P Polanco); F Dolsi 2 (2; G Anderson, T Hunter).
HBP: K Rogers (2; M Napoli).

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Adrian Johnson, 1B - Tim Tschida, 2B - Jim Joyce, 3B - Jeff Nelson.
Time of Game: 3:52.
Attendance: 41,031.
Weather: 65° F, Wind 10mph out to Centerfield, Cloudy, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Detroit Tigers                Los Angeles Angels                   
1. C Granderson         CF    1. M Izturis            SS 
2. P Polanco            2B    2. G Matthews           CF 
3. G Sheffield          DH    3. V Guerrero           RF 
4. M Ordonez            RF    4. T Hunter             DH 
5. M Cabrera            1B    5. G Anderson           LF 
6. C Guillen            3B    6. M Napoli             C  
7. M Joyce              LF    7. C Kotchman           1B 
8. E Renteria           SS    8. B Wood               3B 
9. I Rodriguez          C     9. S Rodriguez          2B 

   K Rogers             P        J Garland            P  

TOP 5 PLAYS (wpa explanation)

   Inn Out Score RoB  Pt wWPA  wWE  Batter          Pitcher         Play Detail
  +---+---+-----+---+---+----+----++---------------+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   b12   1  0-0  1--  2   19%  83% V Guerrero      F Dolsi         Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Izturis to 3B
   b12   1  0-0  123  4   17% 100% G Anderson      B Seay          Walk; Izturis Scores; Guerrero to 3B; Hunter to 2B
   t 8   1  0-0  --3  6   14%  52% R Raburn        S Shields       Strikeout Swinging
   b10   2  0-0  -23  2  -14%  50% M Napoli        F Dolsi         Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
   b 8   2  0-0  123  2  -13%  50% C Kotchman      Z Miner         Flyball: LF

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt  wWE  Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+----++---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   O      ---  4   52%  C Granderson    Strikeout Looking
          ---  2   50%  P Polanco       Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
   O      1--  5   53%  G Sheffield     Strikeout Swinging
          1--  5   51%  M Ordonez       Walk; Polanco to 2B
   O      12-  1   55%  M Cabrera       Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak SS)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Kenny Rogers facing 1-2-3
          ---  2   58%  M Izturis       Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  5   55%  G Matthews      Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak SS)
   OO     1--  2   50%  V Guerrero      Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B (Weak SS)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 6-7-8
          ---  3   44%  C Guillen       Double to CF (Fly Ball to Deep CF-RF)
   O      -2-  2   45%  M Joyce         Flyball: CF (Deep CF); Guillen to 3B
   O      --3  2   51%  E Renteria      Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      --3  4   55%  I Rodriguez     Groundout: 1B-P (Weak 2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Kenny Rogers facing 4-5-6
          ---  2   59%  T Hunter        Single to CF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  7   55%  G Anderson      Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
          1--  6   59%  M Napoli        Hit By Pitch; Anderson to 2B
   O      12-  4   56%  C Kotchman      Groundout: P unassisted (Weak 1B); Anderson to 3B; Napoli to 2B
   O      -23  4   50%  B Wood          Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  2   53%  C Granderson    Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
   O      ---  3   54%  P Polanco       Popfly: 3B (Front of Home)
   O      ---  5   56%  G Sheffield     Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Kenny Rogers facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  5   53%  S Rodriguez     Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  6   51%  M Izturis       Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
          ---  5   53%  G Matthews      Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
   O      1--  3   50%  V Guerrero      Flyball: LF (Deep LF Line)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 4-5-6
          ---  5   46%  M Ordonez       Walk
          1--  2   35%  M Cabrera       Single to RF (Ground Ball); Ordonez to 3B
   O      1-3  4   42%  C Guillen       Strikeout Swinging
   O      1-3  1   50%  M Joyce         Flyball: LF (Short LF)
   O      1-3  8   56%  E Renteria      Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Kenny Rogers facing 4-5-6
          ---  4   60%  T Hunter        Walk
   OO     1--  4   51%  G Anderson      Line Drive Double Play: 1B unassisted (2B-1B); Hunter out at 1B/1B
   O      ---  3   50%  M Napoli        Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  5   53%  I Rodriguez     Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  5   55%  C Granderson    Flyball: CF
   O      ---  4   57%  P Polanco       Groundout: P-1B (P's Left)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Kenny Rogers facing 7-8-9
          ---  2   65%  C Kotchman      Double to RF (Line Drive to Deep RF Line)
   O      -2-  1   59%  B Wood          Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      -2-  4   55%  S Rodriguez     Groundout: P-1B
   O      -2-  2   50%  M Izturis       Groundout: C-1B (Front of Home)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 3-4-5
                  Ryan Raburn replaces Gary Sheffield playing DH batting 3rd
   O      ---  6   53%  R Raburn        Flyball: CF
   O      ---  5   56%  M Ordonez       Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  2   58%  M Cabrera       Lineout: 2B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Kenny Rogers facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  1   54%  G Matthews      Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
          ---  5   61%  V Guerrero      Double to LF (Ground Ball)
   O      -2-  2   56%  T Hunter        Groundout: 1B unassisted (Weak 2B-1B); Guerrero to 3B
   O      --3  6   50%  G Anderson      Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 6-7-8
          ---  7   44%  C Guillen       Walk
   O      1--  3   50%  M Joyce         Popfly: 2B (Deep 2B-1B)
   O      1--  6   55%  E Renteria      Flyball: RF (Deep CF-RF)
   O      1--  2   59%  I Rodriguez     Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak 3B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Kenny Rogers facing 6-7-8
          ---  1   65%  M Napoli        Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
   O      1--  1   59%  C Kotchman      Bunt Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
          1--  2   65%  B Wood          Reached on E5 (Ground Ball to Weak 3B); Kotchman to 2B
   O      12-  3   57%  S Rodriguez     Strikeout Swinging
   O      12-  6   50%  M Izturis       Groundout: 1B unassisted (Weak 2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 1-2-3
          ---  2   37%  C Granderson    Double to RF (Line Drive to Deep RF Line)
   O      -2-  3   38%  P Polanco       Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B (Short 3B Line); Granderson to 3B
                  Scot Shields replaces Jon Garland pitching
   O      --3  6   52%  R Raburn        Strikeout Swinging
   O      --3  4   61%  M Ordonez       Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Zach Miner facing 2-3-4
                  Zach Miner replaces Kenny Rogers pitching
   O      ---  3   56%  G Matthews      Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
          ---  3   65%  V Guerrero      Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep 1B)
          -2-  4   67%  T Hunter        Walk
   O      12-  5   59%  G Anderson      Strikeout Swinging
          12-  4   63%  M Napoli        Walk; Guerrero to 3B; Hunter to 2B
   O      123  2   50%  C Kotchman      Flyball: LF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Scot Shields facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  5   56%  M Cabrera       Strikeout Looking
          ---  9   50%  C Guillen       Walk
   O      1--      61%  M Joyce         Guillen Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
   O      ---  4   64%  " "             Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 9th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Zach Miner facing 8-9-1
   O      ---  3   58%  B Wood          Flyball: CF (Deep LF-CF)
   O      ---  4   54%  S Rodriguez     Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  6   50%  M Izturis       Flyball: RF (Deep CF-RF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 10th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Francisco Rodriguez facing 8-9-1
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces Scot Shields pitching
          ---  5   42%  E Renteria      Single to LF (Line Drive to LF-CF)
          1--      33%  I Rodriguez     Wild Pitch; Renteria to 2B
   O      -2-  5   44%  " "             Strikeout Swinging
   O      -2-  3   54%  C Granderson    Flyball: RF
          -2-  4   52%  P Polanco       Intentional Walk
   O      12-  5   64%  R Raburn        Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 10th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Freddy Dolsi facing 2-3-4
                  Freddy Dolsi replaces Zach Miner pitching
   O      ---  2   58%  G Matthews      Groundout: P-1B
   O      ---  6   54%  V Guerrero      Strikeout Swinging
          ---  3   57%  T Hunter        Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
          1--      61%  G Anderson      Hunter Steals 2B
          -2-      63%  " "             Wild Pitch; Hunter to 3B
          --3  4   64%  " "             Intentional Walk
          1-3      64%  M Napoli        Defensive Indifference; Anderson to 2B
   O      -23  2   50%  " "             Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 11th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jose Arredondo facing 4-5-6
                  Jose Arredondo replaces Francisco Rodriguez pitching
   O      ---  1   56%  M Ordonez       Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
   O      ---  4   61%  M Cabrera       Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  2   64%  C Guillen       Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 11th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Freddy Dolsi facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  3   58%  C Kotchman      Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  3   54%  B Wood          Lineout: 3B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  2   50%  S Rodriguez     Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 12th, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Jose Arredondo facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  6   56%  M Joyce         Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4   61%  E Renteria      Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  4   64%  I Rodriguez     Flyball: RF (RF Line)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 12th, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Freddy Dolsi facing 1-2-3
          ---  4   71%  M Izturis       Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
   O      1--  3   64%  G Matthews      Flyball: LF
          1--  2   83%  V Guerrero      Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Izturis to 3B
          1-3  4   83%  T Hunter        Intentional Walk; Guerrero to 2B
                  Bobby Seay replaces Freddy Dolsi pitching
   R      123  4  100%  G Anderson      Walk; Izturis Scores; Guerrero to 3B; Hunter to 2B
        1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Tigers 0, Angels 1.

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