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LAA 14
CLE 11

TOR  5
@BAL  1

CHW 10
TEX  8

DET  7
@KCR  1

NYY  5
MIN  1

BOS  6
@SEA  3

(12)
TBR  4
OAK  3

CHC 10
@ARI  6

CIN  9
SDP  5

COL  5
LAD  3

ATL  9
@FLA  4

PIT  8
@HOU  7

NYM  6
PHI  3

SFG  6
WSN  4

MIL  3
@STL  0

Standings at end of play this day

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 42,187

Wednesday, July 23, 2008, 3:35pm
Time of Game: 3:13
Indians
11
44-56
Lost 2
4th, 12½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         2  0  0   2  2  0   1  3  1   11 14  0
Angels          0  2  0   3  5  2   2  0  X   14 19  2
W: J Lackey (8-2), L: A Laffey (5-7), S: F Rodriguez (42)
Angels
14
62-39
Won 2
1st

BATTING

Cleveland Indians            AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
G Sizemore CF                 5   2   1   1    1   2  .272  .921   26    2   0   HR
D Dellucci DH                 5   1   1   1    0   1  .225  .679   23    0   0   2B,HBP
B Francisco RF                5   1   1   0    0   0  .284  .805   16    4   0   2B,HBP
J Peralta SS                  5   3   3   1    0   1  .267  .799   23    0   0   
S Choo LF                     4   1   2   2    1   0  .252  .798   22    0   0   2B
R Garko 1B                    5   2   3   4    0   1  .243  .676   14    9   1   HR
A Marte 3B                    3   0   1   1    1   1  .186  .511   13    0   2   
  C Blake PH-3B               1   0   0   0    0   0  .287  .828    3    0   0   
S Fasano C                    3   0   1   1    0   1  .300  .741   11    7   0   SH
  J Carroll PH                1   1   1   0    0   0  .274  .696    3    0   0   
A Cabrera 2B                  4   0   0   0    0   2  .186  .531   16    1   3   HBP

A Laffey P                                                               0   1
  T Mastny P                                                             1   0
  J Lewis P                                                              0   1
  J Rincon P                                                             0   1
Totals                       41  11  14  11    3   9              170   24   9
BATTING
2B: D Dellucci (14, off J Arredondo); S Choo (11, off D O'Day); B Francisco (21, off J Lackey).
HR: G Sizemore (25, off D O'Day; 8th inn, 0 on, 1 out to Deep RF Line); R Garko (8, off J Lackey; 4th inn, 1 on, 0 outs to Deep LF).
SH: S Fasano (1, off J Lackey).
HBP: B Francisco (3, by D O'Day); D Dellucci (7, by D O'Day); A Cabrera (2, by J Lackey).
TB: R Garko 6; G Sizemore 4; J Peralta 3; S Choo 3; B Francisco 2; D Dellucci 2; S Fasano; A Marte; J Carroll.
RBI: R Garko 4 (49); S Choo 2 (23); G Sizemore (56); D Dellucci (33); S Fasano (1); J Peralta (52); A Marte (4).
2-out RBI: R Garko 2; S Fasano; D Dellucci; A Marte.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 5 for 17.
FIELDING
DP: 1. A Marte-A Cabrera-R Garko.
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
C Figgins 3B                  6   0   0   0    0   0  .269  .685   16    0   1   
C Kotchman 1B                 5   1   5   1    0   0  .289  .764   20    4   1   2B
E Aybar SS                    5   1   2   1    0   1  .286  .717   11    0   2   2B,GDP
V Guerrero DH                 5   1   1   0    0   2  .283  .826   18    0   0   
J Rivera RF                   4   2   1   0    1   1  .248  .689   25    4   0   
  R Willits RF                0   0   0   0    0   0  .185  .539         0   0   
H Kendrick 2B                 5   3   4   3    0   1  .341  .875   15    1   1   3·2B
G Anderson LF                 4   2   1   0    1   0  .266  .703   20    2   0   2B,IW
G Matthews CF                 3   2   1   2    2   2  .233  .657   22    7   0   
J Mathis C                    5   2   4   6    0   0  .228  .693   14    8   1   HR,2B

J Lackey P                                                               1   0
  J Speier P                                                             0   0
  D O'Day P                                                              0   0
  J Arredondo P                                                          0   0
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
Totals                       42  14  19  13    4   7              161   27   6
BATTING
2B: J Mathis (5, off J Lewis); G Anderson (15, off T Mastny); E Aybar (11, off J Lewis); C Kotchman (24, off A Laffey); H Kendrick 3 (23, 3 off A Laffey).
HR: J Mathis (8, off T Mastny; 5th inn, 3 on, 0 outs to Deep LF-CF).
IBB: G Anderson (5, by A Laffey).
TB: J Mathis 8; H Kendrick 7; C Kotchman 6; E Aybar 3; G Anderson 2; J Rivera; V Guerrero; G Matthews.
GIDP: E Aybar (2).
RBI: J Mathis 6 (34); H Kendrick 3 (32); G Matthews 2 (36); C Kotchman (48); E Aybar (25).
2-out RBI: J Mathis 2; H Kendrick 2; C Kotchman; E Aybar.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 7 for 19.
FIELDING
E: J Lackey (); J Rivera (3).

PITCHING

Cleveland Indians             IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
A Laffey, L (5-7)              4    12   8   8    2   2   0   4.23   25   77-46   28· 3·15   13· 3· 5· 0      6    -     1.47  -0.62
T Mastny                       1.1   3   4   4    2   2   1  14.90    9   34-17   10· 2· 5    1· 3· 1· 0          3-3    0.74  -0.28
J Lewis                        1.2   4   2   2    0   2   0   4.71    9   35-21   14· 3· 4    3· 2· 2· 0          2-2    0.15  -0.03
J Rincon                       1     0   0   0    0   1   0   6.15    3   15-8     2· 1· 5    1· 1· 0· 0          0-0    0.05   0.00
Totals                         8    19  14  14    4   7   1          46  161-92   54· 9·29   18· 9· 8· 0          5-5 
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 Lackey, W (8-2)              5     8   6   6    2   5   1   3.02   27   99-67   39·17·11    6·10· 3· 0     30    -     1.21  -0.47
J Speier                       1     0   0   0    0   1   0   5.09    3   12-8     3· 0· 5    0· 2· 0· 0          0-0    0.46   0.03
D O'Day                        1.1   3   4   4    0   1   1   3.89    9   30-18   11· 4· 3    2· 4· 0· 0          0-0    0.29  -0.01
J Arredondo                    1.1   3   1   1    1   2   0   1.33    8   27-18    9· 5· 4    1· 1· 3· 0          2-2    0.43   0.00
F Rodriguez, S (42)            0.1   0   0   0    0   0   0   2.18    1    1-1     1· 0· 0    1· 0· 0· 0          1-0    0.48   0.01
Totals                         9    14  11  11    3   9   2          48  169-112  63·26·23   10·17· 6· 0          3-2 
A Laffey faced 3 batters in the 5th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: A Laffey (5).
IBB: A Laffey (1; G Anderson).
HBP: J Lackey (3; A Cabrera); D O'Day 2 (2; D Dellucci, B Francisco).

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Phil Cuzzi, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Ed Montague, 3B - Jim Wolf.
Time of Game: 3:13.
Attendance: 42,187.
Weather: 79° F, Wind 7mph out to Leftfield, Sunny, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Cleveland Indians             Los Angeles Angels                   
1. G Sizemore           CF    1. C Figgins            3B 
2. D Dellucci           DH    2. C Kotchman           1B 
3. B Francisco          RF    3. E Aybar              SS 
4. J Peralta            SS    4. V Guerrero           DH 
5. S Choo               LF    5. J Rivera             RF 
6. R Garko              1B    6. H Kendrick           2B 
7. A Marte              3B    7. G Anderson           LF 
8. S Fasano             C     8. G Matthews           CF 
9. A Cabrera            2B    9. J Mathis             C  

   A Laffey             P        J Lackey             P  

TOP 5 PLAYS (wpa explanation)

   Inn Out Score RoB  Pt wWPA  wWE  Batter          Pitcher         Play Detail
  +---+---+-----+---+---+----+----++---------------+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   t 4   0  2-2  1--  5  -19%  27% R Garko         J Lackey        Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Choo Scores
   b 5   0  6-6  123  1   17%  93% J Mathis        T Mastny        Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF); Kendrick Scores; Anderson Scores; Matthews Scores
   b 5   0  6-5  1--  2   15%  62% H Kendrick      A Laffey        Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF); Rivera to 3B
   b 4   2  4-3  12-  5   14%  56% C Kotchman      A Laffey        Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Matthews Scores; Mathis to 3B
   t 5   2  5-5  12-  4  -14%  37% S Fasano        J Lackey        Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Garko Scores; Marte to 2B

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, John Lackey facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt  wWE  Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+----++---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
          ---  8   47%  G Sizemore      Walk
   O      1--  4   50%  D Dellucci      Flyball: RF
          1--  3   42%  B Francisco     Double to RF (Fly Ball to RF Line); Sizemore to 3B
   R      -23  7   35%  J Peralta       Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B); Sizemore Scores; Francisco to 3B
   R      1-3  5   29%  S Choo          Reached on E1 (throw)/attempted forceout (Ground Ball); Francisco Scores; Peralta to 2B
   O      12-  4   32%  R Garko         Strikeout Swinging
   O      12-  1   35%  A Marte         Flyball: RF
                  2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Aaron Laffey facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  2   33%  C Figgins       Bunt Groundout: P-1B (Front of Home)
          ---  2   35%  C Kotchman      Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
   OO     1--  2   30%  E Aybar         Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B (Weak 3B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Angels 0.

Top of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Ahead 2-0, John Lackey facing 8-9-1
   O      ---  4   32%  S Fasano        Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4   33%  A Cabrera       Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  6   34%  G Sizemore      Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Aaron Laffey facing 4-5-6
          ---  2   38%  V Guerrero      Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
   O      1--  3   36%  J Rivera        Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B); Guerrero to 2B
   R      -2-  3   46%  H Kendrick      Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF Line); Guerrero Scores
   O      -2-  6   43%  G Anderson      Groundout: 2B-1B (2B-1B); Kendrick to 3B
   R      --3  4   52%  G Matthews      Walk, Wild Pitch; Kendrick Scores/No RBI
          1--  2   55%  J Mathis        Single to CF (Line Drive); Matthews to 2B
   O      12-  4   50%  C Figgins       Groundout: 1B unassisted (Weak 2B-1B)
                  2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 2, Angels 2.

Top of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, John Lackey facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  3   53%  D Dellucci      Flyball: CF
   O      ---  2   54%  B Francisco     Flyball: CF
   O      ---  3   56%  J Peralta       Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 2, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Tied 2-2, Aaron Laffey facing 2-3-4
          ---  4   62%  C Kotchman      Double to RF (Ground Ball)
   O      -2-  1   61%  E Aybar         Groundout: 2B-1B; Kotchman to 3B
   O      --3  1   54%  V Guerrero      Flyball: RF (Short RF)
   O      --3  3   50%  J Rivera        Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 2, Angels 2.

Top of the 4th, Indians Batting, Tied 2-2, John Lackey facing 5-6-7
          ---  3   46%  S Choo          Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
   RR     1--  5   27%  R Garko         Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Choo Scores
          ---  6   24%  A Marte         Walk
   O      1--  2   26%  S Fasano        Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B (P's Right); Marte to 2B
          -2-  3   24%  A Cabrera       Hit By Pitch
   O      12-  3   28%  G Sizemore      Strikeout Swinging
   O      12-  2   31%  D Dellucci      Groundout: 1B-2B-P (2B-1B)
                  2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 4, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Behind 2-4, Aaron Laffey facing 6-7-8
          ---  3   39%  H Kendrick      Double to CF (Line Drive to Deep CF-RF)
   O      -2-  1   36%  G Anderson      Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B); Kendrick to 3B
   R      --3  1   43%  G Matthews      Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Kendrick Scores
          1--  4   48%  J Mathis        Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B); Matthews to 2B
   O      12-  2   42%  C Figgins       Flyball: RF (Short RF)
   R      12-  5   56%  C Kotchman      Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Matthews Scores; Mathis to 3B
   R      1-3  2   68%  E Aybar         Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Mathis Scores; Kotchman to 2B
   O      12-  7   64%  V Guerrero      Strikeout Swinging
                  3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 4, Angels 5.

Top of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 4-5, John Lackey facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  3   67%  B Francisco     Flyball: RF (Short RF)
          ---  8   63%  J Peralta       Single to RF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  2   68%  S Choo          Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
          1--  1   64%  R Garko         Single to CF (Line Drive to Deep CF-RF); Peralta to 3B
   R      1-3  1   51%  A Marte         Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Peralta Scores; Garko to 2B
   R      12-  4   37%  S Fasano        Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Garko Scores; Marte to 2B
   O      12-  2   42%  A Cabrera       Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
                  2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 6, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Behind 5-6, Aaron Laffey facing 5-6-7
          ---  7   47%  J Rivera        Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
          1--  2   62%  H Kendrick      Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF); Rivera to 3B
          -23  4   66%  G Anderson      Intentional Walk
                  Tom Mastny replaces Aaron Laffey pitching
   R      123  6   77%  G Matthews      Walk; Rivera Scores; Kendrick to 3B; Anderson to 2B
   RRRR   123  1   93%  J Mathis        Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF); Kendrick Scores; Anderson Scores; Matthews Scores
   O      ---  1   93%  C Figgins       Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
          ---  5   93%  C Kotchman      Single to RF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  4   92%  E Aybar         Strikeout Looking
   O      1--  3   92%  V Guerrero      Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
                  5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 6, Angels 10.

Top of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 6-10, Justin Speier facing 1-2-3
                  Justin Speier replaces John Lackey pitching
   O      ---  2   93%  G Sizemore      Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
   O      ---  5   94%  D Dellucci      Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  5   95%  B Francisco     Flyball: CF
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 6, Angels 10.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Ahead 10-6, Tom Mastny facing 5-6-7
          ---  6   96%  J Rivera        Walk
   O      1--  5   95%  H Kendrick      Strikeout Swinging
          1--  3   97%  G Anderson      Double to LF (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Rivera to 3B
                  Jensen Lewis replaces Tom Mastny pitching
   O      -23  5   95%  G Matthews      Strikeout Swinging
   RR     -23  2   99%  J Mathis        Double to LF (Line Drive to LF Line); Rivera Scores; Anderson Scores
   O      -2-  3   98%  C Figgins       Groundout: P-1B (Short 1B Line)
                  2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 6, Angels 12.

Top of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 6-12, Darren O'Day facing 4-5-6
                  Darren O'Day replaces Justin Speier pitching
          ---  4   97%  J Peralta       Single to 3B (Ground Ball)
   R      1--  7   94%  S Choo          Double to RF (Ground Ball); Peralta Scores; Choo to 3B/Adv on E9
   O      --3  2   96%  R Garko         Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
   O      --3  5   98%  A Marte         Strikeout Swinging
   O      --3  1   99%  S Fasano        Flyball: CF
                  1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Indians 7, Angels 12.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 12-7, Jensen Lewis facing 2-3-4
          ---  4   99%  C Kotchman      Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
          1--  2   99%  E Aybar         Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF Line); Kotchman to 3B
   O      -23  5   99%  V Guerrero      Strikeout Swinging
   O      -23  6   99%  J Rivera        Flyball: RF (Short RF)
   RR     -23  2  100%  H Kendrick      Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Kotchman Scores; Aybar Scores
   O      1--  6  100%  G Anderson      Flyball: CF (Short CF)
                  2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 7, Angels 14.

Top of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 7-14, Darren O'Day facing 9-1-2
                  Reggie Willits replaces Juan Rivera playing RF batting 5th
   O      ---  3  100%  A Cabrera       Flyball: CF (CF-RF)
   R      ---  1  100%  G Sizemore      Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep RF Line)
          ---  5   99%  D Dellucci      Hit By Pitch
          1--  2   99%  B Francisco     Hit By Pitch; Dellucci to 2B
                  Jose Arredondo replaces Darren O'Day pitching
   O      12-  1   99%  J Peralta       Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak 3B); Dellucci to 3B
          1-3  5   99%  S Choo          Walk; Peralta to 2B
   RR     123  2   97%  R Garko         Single to RF (Line Drive to Short RF); Dellucci Scores; Peralta Scores; Choo to 3B
                  Casey Blake pinch hits for Andy Marte batting 7th
   O      1-3  3   99%  C Blake         Flyball: CF
                  3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Indians 10, Angels 14.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 14-10, Juan Rincon facing 8-9-1
                  Juan Rincon replaces Jensen Lewis pitching; Casey Blake moves to 3B
   O      ---  6   99%  G Matthews      Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  5   99%  J Mathis        Flyball: CF
   O      ---  4   99%  C Figgins       Groundout: P-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Indians 10, Angels 14.

Top of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 10-14, Jose Arredondo facing 8-9-1
                  Jamey Carroll pinch hits for Sal Fasano batting 8th
          ---  3   97%  J Carroll       Single to CF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  4   98%  A Cabrera       Strikeout Swinging
   O      1--  6  100%  G Sizemore      Strikeout Swinging
          1--     100%  D Dellucci      Defensive Indifference; Carroll to 2B
   R      -2-  3   99%  " "             Double to RF (Line Drive to Deep RF Line); Carroll Scores
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces Jose Arredondo pitching
   O      -2-  1  100%  B Francisco     Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
        1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Indians 11, Angels 14.

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