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LAA  6
BAL  5

KCR  4
BOS  3

SEA 11
MIN  6

CLE  5
@TBR  2

TEX  9
NYY  5

TOR  6
OAK  1

ARI 13
PIT  7

HOU  2
@CHC  0

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CIN  6
MIL  3

WSN  9
@COL  4

SFG  4
ATL  2

Standings at end of play this day

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 41,902

Monday, August 4, 2008, 10:05pm
Time of Game: 3:06
Orioles
5
54-58
Lost 2
5th, 12½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Orioles         0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  4    5 10  0
Angels          1  0  2   2  0  0   0  0  1    6 10  1
W: F Rodriguez (1-2), L: G Sherrill (3-5)
Winning Run scored with 2 outs
Angels
6
70-42
Won 1
1st

BATTING

Baltimore Orioles            AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
B Roberts 2B                  4   1   1   0    1   1  .289  .843   29    3   1   
N Markakis RF                 5   1   2   3    0   2  .298  .874   20    1   0   
M Mora 3B                     4   0   2   2    1   0  .254  .743   13    2   4   2B
A Huff DH                     5   0   1   0    0   1  .303  .907   20    0   0   
R Hernandez C                 4   0   1   0    0   0  .252  .728   15    5   0   
K Millar 1B                   4   1   1   0    0   0  .252  .770   17    9   1   
L Scott LF                    3   1   0   0    0   0  .252  .818   18    1   0   HBP,GDP
J Payton CF                   3   0   1   0    1   1  .244  .661   11    0   0   
J Castro SS                   3   0   0   0    0   0  .130  .346    9    3   2   GDP
  A Cintron PH-SS             1   1   1   0    0   0  .293  .721    2    1   0   

D Sarfate P                                                              0   0
  R Bierd P                                                              0   1
  A Castillo P                                                           0   2
  F Cabrera P                                                            1   0
  G Sherrill P                                                           0   1
Totals                       36   5  10   5    3   5              154   26  12
BATTING
2B: M Mora (21, off F Rodriguez).
HBP: L Scott (5, by J Saunders).
TB: M Mora 3; N Markakis 2; R Hernandez; B Roberts; A Cintron; K Millar; A Huff; J Payton.
GIDP: J Castro (4); L Scott (6).
RBI: N Markakis 3 (60); M Mora 2 (69).
2-out RBI: N Markakis 2; M Mora 2.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
FIELDING
DP: 1. M Mora-K Millar.
PB: R Hernandez (7).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
C Figgins 3B                  3   2   1   1    3   0  .288  .720   33    0   2   
E Aybar SS                    4   0   1   0    0   1  .284  .722   20    2   2   SH
M Teixeira 1B                 4   2   2   1    1   1  .283  .898   20    8   1   IW
V Guerrero RF                 5   1   2   2    0   0  .284  .832   12    3   0   HR,GDP
T Hunter CF                   3   1   2   1    1   0  .284  .846   21    5   0   2B,HBP
G Anderson DH                 4   0   1   1    1   0  .285  .746   21    0   0   
H Kendrick 2B                 4   0   1   0    1   1  .331  .836   17    2   5   2·SB,IW
J Rivera LF                   5   0   0   0    0   0  .223  .669   16    1   0   
J Mathis C                    2   0   0   0    1   1  .211  .656   19    5   0   2·HBP

J Saunders P                                                             1   1
  J Speier P                                                             0   0
  J Arredondo P                                                          0   0
  S Shields P                                                            0   0
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
Totals                       34   6  10   6    8   4              179   27  11
BATTING
2B: T Hunter (26, off G Sherrill).
HR: V Guerrero (19, off D Sarfate; 3rd inn, 1 on, 1 out to Deep CF).
SH: E Aybar (5, off R Bierd).
IBB: M Teixeira (10, by R Bierd); H Kendrick (3, by G Sherrill).
HBP: J Mathis 2 (3, 2 by D Sarfate); T Hunter (6, by R Bierd).
TB: V Guerrero 5; T Hunter 3; M Teixeira 2; H Kendrick; E Aybar; G Anderson; C Figgins.
GIDP: V Guerrero (22).
RBI: V Guerrero 2 (60); T Hunter (60); G Anderson (60); M Teixeira (84); C Figgins (14).
2-out RBI: T Hunter; G Anderson; C Figgins.
Team LOB: 14.
With RISP: 3 for 14.
FIELDING
DP: 2. C Figgins-H Kendrick-M Teixeira; H Kendrick-E Aybar-M Teixeira.
E: M Teixeira (3).
BASERUNNING
SB: H Kendrick 2 (10, 3rd base off F Cabrera/R Hernandez, 2nd base off A Castillo/R Hernandez).

PITCHING

Baltimore Orioles             IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
D Sarfate                      3     6   5   5    3   1   1   4.58   19   71-34   25· 1· 8    7· 4· 2· 0     25    -     0.89  -0.19
R Bierd                        2.2   2   0   0    2   2   0   1.29   13   45-25   13· 5· 7    3· 4· 1· 0          2-2    0.53  -0.02
A Castillo                     0.2   1   0   0    0   0   0   1.86    3   11-7     4· 1· 2    3· 0· 0· 0          1-0    0.17   0.00
F Cabrera                      0.2   0   0   0    0   0   0   4.60    2    9-6     3· 1· 2    1· 1· 0· 0          1-0    0.20   0.01
G Sherrill, L (3-5)            1.2   1   1   1    3   1   0   4.27    9   37-17    6· 4· 7    2· 2· 1· 0          0-0    2.88  -0.36
Totals                         8.2  10   6   6    8   4   1          46  173-89   51·12·26   16·11· 4· 0          4-2 
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 Saunders                     6     6   1   1    2   2   0   3.03   25   98-58   39· 1·18   14· 4· 2· 0     56    -     1.01   0.23
J Speier                       1     0   0   0    0   1   0   4.79    3   14-10    6· 2· 2    0· 2· 0· 0          0-0    0.42   0.03
J Arredondo                    1     0   0   0    1   1   0   1.09    4   15-6     3· 1· 2    1· 1· 0· 0          0-0    0.47   0.02
S Shields                      0.2   2   2   0    0   0   0   2.93    4   10-6     4· 0· 2    1· 2· 1· 0          0-0    0.45   0.00
F Rodriguez, BS (4), W (1-2)   0.1   2   2   0    0   1   0   2.40    4   16-11    6· 2· 3    2· 1· 0· 0          2-2    2.47  -0.35
Totals                         9    10   5   1    3   5   0          40  153-91   58· 6·27   18·10· 3· 0          2-2 
D Sarfate faced 2 batters in the 4th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: F Rodriguez (5).
IBB: G Sherrill (5; H Kendrick); R Bierd (2; M Teixeira).
HBP: J Saunders (2; L Scott); R Bierd (2; T Hunter); D Sarfate 2 (5; J Mathis, J Mathis).

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Fieldin Culbreth, 1B - Jim Reynolds, 2B - Brian Runge, 3B - Gary Cederstrom.
Time of Game: 3:06.
Attendance: 41,902.
Weather: 76° F, Wind 8mph out to Centerfield, Cloudy, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Baltimore Orioles             Los Angeles Angels                   
1. B Roberts            2B    1. C Figgins            3B 
2. N Markakis           RF    2. E Aybar              SS 
3. M Mora               3B    3. M Teixeira           1B 
4. A Huff               DH    4. V Guerrero           RF 
5. R Hernandez          C     5. T Hunter             CF 
6. K Millar             1B    6. G Anderson           DH 
7. L Scott              LF    7. H Kendrick           2B 
8. J Payton             CF    8. J Rivera             LF 
9. J Castro             SS    9. J Mathis             C  

   D Sarfate            P        J Saunders           P  

TOP 5 PLAYS (wpa explanation)

   Inn Out Score RoB  Pt wWPA  wWE  Batter          Pitcher         Play Detail
  +---+---+-----+---+---+----+----++---------------+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   t 9   2  5-3  -23  2  -35%  54% M Mora          F Rodriguez     Double to LF (Ground Ball); Roberts Scores/unER; Markakis Scores/unER
   b 9   2  5-5  123  6   34% 100% C Figgins       G Sherrill      Walk; Hunter Scores; Kendrick to 3B; Mathis to 2B
   b 9   1  5-5  1-3  1  -19%  64% J Rivera        G Sherrill      Popfly: SS (Weak SS)
   b 9   0  5-5  ---  3   17%  81% T Hunter        G Sherrill      Double to CF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF)
   b 3   1  0-1  1--  2   16%  83% V Guerrero      D Sarfate       Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep CF); Teixeira Scores

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Orioles Batting, Tied 0-0, Joe Saunders facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt  wWE  Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+----++---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   O      ---  5   52%  B Roberts       Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  8   54%  N Markakis      Strikeout Swinging
          ---  3   53%  M Mora          Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
   O      1--  1   55%  A Huff          Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Dennis Sarfate facing 1-2-3
          ---  8   58%  C Figgins       Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
          1--      61%  E Aybar         Passed Ball; Figgins to 2B
          -2-  3   67%  " "             Single to P (Bunt to Weak 1B); Figgins to 3B
   R      1-3  4   72%  M Teixeira      Single to LF (Fly Ball to Short LF-CF); Figgins Scores; Aybar to 2B
   OO     12-  2   63%  V Guerrero      Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-1B (Weak 3B); Teixeira to 2B
          -2-  4   64%  T Hunter        Walk
   O      12-  6   60%  G Anderson      Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
                  1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 0, Angels 1.

Top of the 2nd, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Joe Saunders facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  7   63%  R Hernandez     Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  6   65%  K Millar        Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  4   66%  L Scott         Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dennis Sarfate facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  4   64%  H Kendrick      Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  2   62%  J Rivera        Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
          ---  1   63%  J Mathis        Hit By Pitch
   O      1--  5   61%  C Figgins       Popfly: SS (Weak SS)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 0, Angels 1.

Top of the 3rd, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-1, Joe Saunders facing 8-9-1
          ---  2   57%  J Payton        Single to P (Ground Ball to Weak 3B)
   OO     1--  2   66%  J Castro        Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B (Weak 3B)
          ---  7   64%  B Roberts       Single to RF (Line Drive to Short CF-RF)
          1--  2   61%  N Markakis      Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Roberts to 3B
   O      1-3  2   67%  M Mora          Flyball: RF (Short RF)
                  0 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 0, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Ahead 1-0, Dennis Sarfate facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  6   65%  E Aybar         Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
          ---  3   67%  M Teixeira      Single to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF)
   RR     1--  2   83%  V Guerrero      Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep CF); Teixeira Scores
          ---  5   84%  T Hunter        Single to CF (Line Drive to Deep CF)
          1--  4   86%  G Anderson      Walk; Hunter to 2B
   O      12-  3   84%  H Kendrick      Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B (Weak SS); Hunter to 3B; Kendrick to 1B
   O      1-3  2   81%  J Rivera        Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak SS)
                  2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 0, Angels 3.

Top of the 4th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-3, Joe Saunders facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  4   84%  A Huff          Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  3   85%  R Hernandez     Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  6   86%  K Millar        Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 0, Angels 3.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Ahead 3-0, Dennis Sarfate facing 9-1-2
          ---  3   88%  J Mathis        Hit By Pitch
          1--  4   90%  C Figgins       Walk; Mathis to 2B
                  Randor Bierd replaces Dennis Sarfate pitching
   O      12-  1   90%  E Aybar         Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B (Front of Home); Mathis to 3B; Figgins to 2B
          -23  4   90%  M Teixeira      Intentional Walk
   O      123  3   87%  V Guerrero      Groundout: P-C/Forceout at Hm; Figgins to 3B; Teixeira to 2B; Guerrero to 1B
   R      123  5   92%  T Hunter        Hit By Pitch; Figgins Scores; Teixeira to 3B; Guerrero to 2B
   R      123  3   95%  G Anderson      Single to 3B (Ground Ball to Weak 3B); Teixeira Scores; Guerrero to 3B; Hunter to 2B
   O      123  4   94%  H Kendrick      Lineout: 3B (Weak 3B)
                  2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Orioles 0, Angels 5.

Top of the 5th, Orioles Batting, Behind 0-5, Joe Saunders facing 7-8-9
          ---  6   92%  L Scott         Hit By Pitch
          1--  4   88%  J Payton        Walk; Scott to 2B
   O      12-  3   91%  J Castro        Flyball: RF (Short CF-RF)
          12-  6   87%  B Roberts       Walk; Scott to 3B; Payton to 2B
   RO     123  2   89%  N Markakis      Groundout: P-1B (Weak 2B-1B); Scott Scores; Payton to 3B; Roberts to 2B
   O      -23  1   93%  M Mora          Lineout: CF (Deep CF-RF)
                  1 run, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Orioles 1, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-1, Randor Bierd facing 8-9-1
   O      ---  2   93%  J Rivera        Popfly: 2B (Deep SS-2B)
   O      ---  4   92%  J Mathis        Strikeout Swinging
          ---  6   92%  C Figgins       Walk
   O      1--  4   92%  E Aybar         Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 1, Angels 5.

Top of the 6th, Orioles Batting, Behind 1-5, Joe Saunders facing 4-5-6
          ---  5   89%  A Huff          Single to SS (Ground Ball to Weak 3B)
          1--  3   84%  R Hernandez     Single to LF (Ground Ball); Huff to 2B
   O      12-  1   87%  K Millar        Flyball: CF (Deep CF); Huff to 3B
   OO     1-3  5   95%  L Scott         Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
                  0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 1, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-1, Randor Bierd facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  3   95%  M Teixeira      Flyball: LF (Short LF Line)
          ---  2   95%  V Guerrero      Single to RF (Fly Ball to RF Line)
   O      1--  4   95%  T Hunter        Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
                  Alberto Castillo replaces Randor Bierd pitching
   O      1--  4   94%  G Anderson      Groundout: P-1B (Weak SS-2B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 1, Angels 5.

Top of the 7th, Orioles Batting, Behind 1-5, Justin Speier facing 8-9-1
                  Justin Speier replaces Joe Saunders pitching
   O      ---  4   96%  J Payton        Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4   97%  J Castro        Flyball: CF (CF-RF)
   O      ---  6   97%  B Roberts       Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 1, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-1, Alberto Castillo facing 7-8-9
          ---  2   97%  H Kendrick      Single to 2B (Ground Ball)
          1--      98%  J Rivera        Kendrick Steals 2B
   O      -2-  5   97%  " "             Groundout: P-1B (Weak SS-2B)
                  Fernando Cabrera replaces Alberto Castillo pitching
          -2-      98%  J Mathis        Kendrick Steals 3B
   O      --3  5   97%  " "             Popfly: SS (Weak SS)
   O      --3  4   96%  C Figgins       Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 1, Angels 5.

Top of the 8th, Orioles Batting, Behind 1-5, Jose Arredondo facing 2-3-4
                  Jose Arredondo replaces Justin Speier pitching
   O      ---  6   98%  N Markakis      Strikeout Looking
          ---  4   96%  M Mora          Walk
   O      1--  3   98%  A Huff          Flyball: LF (Short LF-CF)
   O      1--  2   99%  R Hernandez     Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B (SS-2B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Orioles 1, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 5-1, George Sherrill facing 2-3-4
                  George Sherrill replaces Fernando Cabrera pitching
   O      ---  5   99%  E Aybar         Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  6   99%  M Teixeira      Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  3   99%  V Guerrero      Flyball: RF (Short RF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Orioles 1, Angels 5.

Top of the 9th, Orioles Batting, Behind 1-5, Scot Shields facing 6-7-8
                  Scot Shields replaces Jose Arredondo pitching
          ---  4   97%  K Millar        Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
   O      1--  3   98%  L Scott         Popfly: 2B (Short CF-RF)
   O      1--  1  100%  J Payton        Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
                  Alex Cintron pinch hits for Juan Castro batting 9th
          1--  2   99%  A Cintron       Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Millar to 2B
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces Scot Shields pitching
          12-  5   96%  B Roberts       Reached on E3 (Ground Ball to 2B-1B); Millar to 3B; Cintron to 2B; Roberts to 1B
   RR     123  2   93%  N Markakis      Single to RF (Fly Ball to CF-RF); Millar Scores/unER; Cintron Scores/unER; Roberts to 2B
          12-      88%  M Mora          Wild Pitch; Roberts to 3B; Markakis to 2B
   RR     -23  2   54%  " "             Double to LF (Ground Ball); Roberts Scores/unER; Markakis Scores/unER
   O      -2-  7   64%  A Huff          Strikeout Swinging
                  4 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Orioles 5, Angels 5.

Bottom of the 9th, Angels Batting, Tied 5-5, George Sherrill facing 5-6-7
                  Alex Cintron moves to SS
          ---  3   81%  T Hunter        Double to CF (Line Drive to Deep LF-CF)
   O      -2-  4   83%  G Anderson      Groundout: P-1B (Weak 2B-1B); Hunter to 3B
          --3  4   83%  H Kendrick      Intentional Walk
   O      1-3  1   64%  J Rivera        Popfly: SS (Weak SS)
          1-3  5   66%  J Mathis        Walk; Kendrick to 2B
   R      123  6  100%  C Figgins       Walk; Hunter Scores; Kendrick to 3B; Mathis to 2B
        1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Orioles 5, Angels 6.

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