LA Angels 11, Minnesota 6

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, August 1, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Metrodome
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Brian Gorman, First Base - Gerry Davis, Second Base - CB Bucknor, Third Base - Mike Everitt,
Attendance - 40828

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 2 3 1 0 5 0 0 0 11 18 0
Minnesota 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 6 14 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
LA Angels 62-40 32-20 30-20 W4
Minnesota 52-52 31-22 21-30 L2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Minnesota Twins have a 31-22 record at home this season. The Los Angeles Angels have a 30-20 record on the road.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Twins have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • LA Angels has a streak of 4 straight up wins. The Angels have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • Joe Saunders pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.07. Anthony Swarzak took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Justin Morneau had the only homerun for Minnesota. Maicer Izturis, Juan Rivera, Kendry Morales hit homeruns for LA Angels.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
LA Angels   Minnesota
Joe Saunders Player Anthony Swarzak
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 3.0
2 Strikeouts 1
9 Hits 9
6.00 ERA 12.00
Hitting
LA Angels   Minnesota
Gary Matthews Jr.Player Justin Morneau
3 Hits 3
3 RBI 2
0 HR 1
4 TB 6
.600 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
LA Angels 18 3 31 .429 21 3 11 4 1 0
Minnesota 14 1 21 .341 14 3 6 1 1 2

Upcoming Games

  • Minnesota will play their next game at home against LA Angels. The Twins have a W/L % of .491 after a win and .510 after a loss.
  • LA Angels will play their next game on the road against Minnesota. The Angels have a W/L % of .629 after a win and .575 after a loss.
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