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OAK  6
@LAA  1

KCR  6
@BAL  5

(11)
CHW  9
CLE  7

DET  5
@MIN  4

TEX  2
@NYY  1

TOR  2
@SEA  0

TBR  5
BOS  4

ARI  6
MIL  3

CIN  4
PIT  3

SDP 15
@COL  8

FLA  6
WSN  5

(10)
HOU  4
LAD  1

CHC  9
@SFG  2

STL  7
NYM  1

Standings at end of play this day

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 42,046

Monday, June 30, 2008, 10:05pm
Time of Game: 2:37
Athletics
6
45-37
Won 1
2nd, 3½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  2  0   0  0  0   2  1  1    6 13  0
Angels          0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  4  2
W: G Smith (5-6), L: J Garland (7-5)
Angels
1
49-34
Lost 1
1st

BATTING

Oakland Athletics            AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
R Sweeney RF-LF               5   1   2   1    0   1  .293  .746   15    9   0   2B
K Suzuki C                    4   1   2   0    0   0  .287  .723   16    3   0   2B,HBP
J Cust LF                     4   0   0   0    0   1  .234  .811   13    2   0   
  R Davis CF                  1   0   0   0    0   0  .213  .522    4    0   0   
E Chavez DH                   5   0   1   2    0   0  .256  .704   12    0   0   
B Crosby SS                   4   2   1   0    1   2  .257  .690   27    1   3   2B
C Gonzalez CF-RF              5   1   3   0    0   1  .260  .729   14    3   0   
M Ellis 2B                    5   0   2   1    0   1  .252  .756   21    2   2   SB
J Hannahan 3B                 4   0   0   0    1   1  .219  .651   37    0   0   
D Barton 1B                   4   1   2   1    0   0  .230  .656   13    7   0   

G Smith P                                                                0   0
Totals                       41   6  13   5    2   7              172   27   5
BATTING
2B: R Sweeney (8, off D Oliver); K Suzuki (13, off J Garland); B Crosby (26, off J Garland).
HBP: K Suzuki (4, by J Garland).
TB: K Suzuki 3; C Gonzalez 3; R Sweeney 3; M Ellis 2; D Barton 2; B Crosby 2; E Chavez.
RBI: E Chavez 2 (14); R Sweeney (26); D Barton (24); M Ellis (29).
2-out RBI: D Barton; R Sweeney.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 4 for 13.
BASERUNNING
SB: M Ellis (9, 2nd base off J Speier/M Napoli).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
C Figgins 3B                  4   0   1   0    0   0  .293  .727   16    1   2   
E Aybar SS                    2   0   1   0    2   0  .277  .670   15    2   1   
V Guerrero DH                 4   0   0   0    0   0  .283  .826    8    0   0   
T Hunter CF                   4   0   0   0    0   1  .272  .774   12    0   0   
H Kendrick 2B                 4   0   0   0    0   0  .305  .740   16    0   4   
G Matthews RF                 4   0   1   0    0   1  .241  .684   11    7   0   
J Rivera LF                   3   0   0   0    0   0  .177  .453    7    1   0   
C Kotchman 1B                 3   0   0   0    0   0  .289  .765    6    8   1   
M Napoli C                    3   1   1   1    0   1  .212  .793   10    7   0   HR

J Garland P                                                              1   2
  D Oliver P                                                             0   0
  J Speier P                                                             0   0
Totals                       31   1   4   1    2   3              101   27  10
BATTING
HR: M Napoli (12, off G Smith; 5th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to Deep LF-CF).
TB: M Napoli 4; E Aybar; G Matthews; C Figgins.
RBI: M Napoli (29).
2-out RBI: M Napoli.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 0 for 0.
FIELDING
E: J Rivera (1); H Kendrick (4).

PITCHING

Oakland Athletics             IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
G Smith, W (5-6)               9     4   1   1    2   3   1   3.44   33  101-62   38· 2·22    7·20· 1· 0     76    -     0.87   0.35
Totals                         9     4   1   1    2   3   1          33  101-62   38· 2·22    7·20· 1· 0           -  
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, L (7-5)             6     8   4   2    1   6   0   3.99   29  108-68   38·10·20    9· 6· 6· 0     49    -     0.98  -0.08
D Oliver                       1.2   3   1   1    0   1   0   3.22    8   32-20    9· 3· 8    3· 3· 1· 0          2-2    0.61  -0.07
J Speier                       1.1   2   1   0    1   0   0   5.08    7   27-20    8· 5· 7    3· 2· 1· 0          1-0    0.09  -0.00
Totals                         9    13   6   3    2   7   0          44  167-108  55·18·35   15·11· 8· 0          3-2 
J Garland faced 2 batters in the 7th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
IBB: None.
HBP: J Garland (5; K Suzuki).

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Brian Knight, 1B - Hunter Wendelstedt, 2B - Marvin Hudson, 3B - Mike Winters.
Time of Game: 2:37.
Attendance: 42,046.
Weather: 79° F, Wind 6mph out to Rightfield, Night, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Oakland Athletics             Los Angeles Angels                   
1. R Sweeney            RF    1. C Figgins            3B 
2. K Suzuki             C     2. E Aybar              SS 
3. J Cust               LF    3. V Guerrero           DH 
4. E Chavez             DH    4. T Hunter             CF 
5. B Crosby             SS    5. H Kendrick           2B 
6. C Gonzalez           CF    6. G Matthews           RF 
7. M Ellis              2B    7. J Rivera             LF 
8. J Hannahan           3B    8. C Kotchman           1B 
9. D Barton             1B    9. M Napoli             C  

   G Smith              P        J Garland            P  

TOP 5 PLAYS (wpa explanation)

   Inn Out Score RoB  Pt wWPA  wWE  Batter          Pitcher         Play Detail
  +---+---+-----+---+---+----+----++---------------+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   b 5   2  2-0  ---  3  -12%  64% M Napoli        G Smith         Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
   t 7   1  1-2  -23  2   11%  89% E Chavez        D Oliver        Single to RF (Ground Ball); Sweeney Scores/unER; Suzuki Scores/unER
   t 7   0  1-2  1--  4   11%  84% K Suzuki        J Garland       Reached on E7 (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Sweeney to 3B; Suzuki to 2B
   t 2   2  0-1  -2-  1    9%  68% D Barton        J Garland       Single to CF (Line Drive); Gonzalez Scores
   t 6   2  1-2  123  4   -8%  60% D Barton        J Garland       Flyball: RF (Short CF-RF)

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt  wWE  Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+----++---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   O      ---  4   48%  R Sweeney       Strikeout Swinging
          ---  4   50%  K Suzuki        Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
   O      1--  6   47%  J Cust          Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
   O      1--  2   45%  E Chavez        Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Greg Smith facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  3   47%  C Figgins       Flyball: RF
          ---  5   45%  E Aybar         Walk
   O      1--  1   48%  V Guerrero      Flyball: RF (Short CF-RF)
   O      1--  1   50%  T Hunter        Flyball: RF (Deep 2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 2nd, Athletics Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 5-6-7
          ---  3   56%  B Crosby        Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF)
          -2-  1   63%  C Gonzalez      Single to P (Ground Ball to Weak SS-2B); Crosby to 3B
   RO     1-3  6   62%  M Ellis         Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak SS); Crosby Scores; Gonzalez to 2B
   O      -2-  8   59%  J Hannahan      Groundout: P-1B
   R      -2-  1   68%  D Barton        Single to CF (Line Drive); Gonzalez Scores
   O      1--  2   66%  R Sweeney       Lineout: SS (Weak SS-2B)
                  2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Greg Smith facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  2   68%  H Kendrick      Flyball: RF
          ---  3   66%  G Matthews      Single to LF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  2   69%  J Rivera        Flyball: LF (Short LF)
   O      1--  3   71%  C Kotchman      Popfly: 1B (Weak 2B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Top of the 3rd, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-0, Jon Garland facing 2-3-4
          ---  3   76%  K Suzuki        Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF)
   O      -2-  3   73%  J Cust          Strikeout Swinging
   O      -2-  1   70%  E Chavez        Flyball: RF
   O      -2-  7   67%  B Crosby        Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Greg Smith facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  3   70%  M Napoli        Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  6   72%  C Figgins       Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  5   70%  E Aybar         Walk
   O      1--  3   73%  V Guerrero      Popfly: 2B (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Top of the 4th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-0, Jon Garland facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  5   71%  C Gonzalez      Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
   O      ---  5   70%  M Ellis         Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  6   69%  J Hannahan      Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Greg Smith facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  5   72%  T Hunter        Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
   O      ---  3   74%  H Kendrick      Flyball: RF (Short RF)
   O      ---  3   75%  G Matthews      Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Top of the 5th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-0, Jon Garland facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  1   73%  D Barton        Groundout: 1B-P
   O      ---  3   72%  R Sweeney       Groundout: P-1B (P's Left)
          ---  3   73%  K Suzuki        Hit By Pitch
   O      1--  1   71%  J Cust          Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Greg Smith facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  1   74%  J Rivera        Popfly: SS (Weak SS)
   O      ---  1   76%  C Kotchman      Flyball: RF (Short CF-RF)
   R      ---  3   64%  M Napoli        Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
   O      ---  3   66%  C Figgins       Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
                  1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 6th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-1, Jon Garland facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  4   63%  E Chavez        Flyball: RF (Deep CF-RF)
   O      ---  8   62%  B Crosby        Strikeout Swinging
          ---  1   63%  C Gonzalez      Single to RF (Line Drive to CF-RF)
          1--  2   65%  M Ellis         Single to LF (Line Drive); Gonzalez to 2B
          12-  5   68%  J Hannahan      Walk; Gonzalez to 3B; Ellis to 2B
   O      123  4   60%  D Barton        Flyball: RF (Short CF-RF)
                  0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Greg Smith facing 2-3-4
          ---  3   54%  E Aybar         Single to CF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  1   60%  V Guerrero      Popfly: 2B (Short CF)
   O      1--  1   65%  T Hunter        Flyball: CF
   O      1--  4   69%  H Kendrick      Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 7th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 2-1, Jon Garland facing 1-2-3
          ---  5   73%  R Sweeney       Single to 3B (Ground Ball to Weak 3B)
          1--  4   84%  K Suzuki        Reached on E7 (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Sweeney to 3B; Suzuki to 2B
                  Darren Oliver replaces Jon Garland pitching
   O      -23  3   79%  J Cust          Groundout: 2B-1B (SS-2B)
   RR     -23  2   89%  E Chavez        Single to RF (Ground Ball); Sweeney Scores/unER; Suzuki Scores/unER
   O      1--  3   88%  B Crosby        Foul Popfly: 3B (3B Foul)
   O      1--  5   87%  C Gonzalez      Strikeout Swinging
                  2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Athletics 4, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-4, Greg Smith facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  3   90%  G Matthews      Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4   92%  J Rivera        Flyball: LF (Short LF)
   O      ---  2   93%  C Kotchman      Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 4, Angels 1.

Top of the 8th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 4-1, Darren Oliver facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  5   92%  M Ellis         Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  6   92%  J Hannahan      Flyball: LF (Deep LF Line)
          ---  7   92%  D Barton        Single to CF (Line Drive to LF-CF)
   R      1--  1   96%  R Sweeney       Double to CF (Fly Ball to Deep CF); Barton Scores
                  Justin Speier replaces Darren Oliver pitching
   O      -2-  2   96%  K Suzuki        Flyball: RF (Deep CF-RF)
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 5, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-5, Greg Smith facing 9-1-2
                  Ryan Sweeney moves to LF; Rajai Davis replaces Jack Cust playing CF batting 3rd; Carlos Gonzalez moves to RF
   O      ---  4   97%  M Napoli        Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
          ---  4   95%  C Figgins       Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
   O      1--  2   97%  E Aybar         Flyball: LF
   O      1--  3   99%  V Guerrero      Flyball: RF
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Athletics 5, Angels 1.

Top of the 9th, Athletics Batting, Ahead 5-1, Justin Speier facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  4   98%  R Davis         Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  3   98%  E Chavez        Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  6   98%  B Crosby        Walk
          1--  2   98%  C Gonzalez      Single to RF (Line Drive to Short RF); Crosby to 2B
   R      12-  3   99%  M Ellis         Single to 2B (Ground Ball); Crosby Scores/Adv on E4 (throw)/unER/No RBI; Gonzalez to 3B
          1-3      99%  J Hannahan      Ellis Steals 2B
   O      -23  7   99%  " "             Flyball: RF
                  1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Athletics 6, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 9th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-6, Greg Smith facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  5  100%  T Hunter        Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  7  100%  H Kendrick      Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  2  100%  G Matthews      Flyball: RF (Short CF-RF)
        0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Athletics 6, Angels 1.

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