San Diego 3, LA Angels 2

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, May 20, 2012 4:05 PM
Location - Petco Park
Temperature - 71°
Umpires - Home Plate - Doug Eddings, First Base - Dana DeMuth, Second Base - Kerwin Danley, Third Base - Paul Nauert,
Attendance - 33975

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
LA Angels 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 2
San Diego 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
LA Angels 18-24 11-10 7-14 L2
San Diego 16-26 12-16 4-10 W2


Padres 3, Angels 2 (13):
An error by substitute left fielder Howard Kendrick allowed pitcher Clayton Richard to score the winning run as host San Diego won a wild one against Los Angeles.

Richard, who is slated to start Monday's game against St. Louis, entered as a pinch-hitter with two outs in the bottom of the 13th inning and singled off David Pauley (0-1), the seventh Angels pitcher of the afternoon. Will Venable followed with a single that Kendrick booted, allowing Richard to score as the Padres finished off a 3-2 homestand.

Miles Mikolas (1-1) worked the final two innings for San Diego to pick up his first career major-league victory.

Both teams had opportunities to win the game earlier in extra innings. The Angels loaded the bases off Brad Brach in the 10th before Kendrick struck out swinging and Peter Bourjos hit into an inning-ending fielder's choice.

The Padres put a runner on third in the bottom of the 11th after Jeff Baker swatted a leadoff double and Venable laid down a perfect sacrifice. But David Carpenter struck out Cameron Maybin and induced Chase Headley to ground out to first base to end the threat.

Mike Trout went 3-for-4 with a homer, two runs scored and a pair of steals for the Angels, who hit a paltry 1-for-14 with runners in scoring position.

Yonder Alonso hit a two-run double in the fifth inning and finished 2-for-4 in the win.

: Angels pitcher Dan Haren came in to pinch hit in the top of the 13th inning and struck out against Carpenter. He's the first Los Angeles starting pitcher to make a pinch-hitting appearance since Omar Olivares in 1998. ... Kendrick was playing left field because of injuries to teammates Vernon Wells and Ryan Langerhans. Wells departed in the third inning with a right thumb injury while Langerhans exited in the 11th frame after hurting his right shoulder. ... Angels starter Ervin Santana went six innings, limiting the Padres to two runs on six hits. San Diego counterpart Anthony Bass was charged with two runs on five hits over six frames. Both men struck out six.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
LA Angels   San Diego
Ervin Santana Player Anthony Bass
No Decision W/L No Decision
6.0 IP 6.0
6 Strikeouts 6
6 Hits 5
3.00 ERA 3.00
LA Angels   San Diego
Mike Trout Player Yonder Alonso
3 Hits 2
1 RBI 2
1 HR 0
6 TB 4
.750 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
LA Angels 10 1 14 .227 23 11 2 7 4 2
San Diego 11 0 15 .234 24 12 2 5 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • San Diego will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Padres have a W/L % of .400 after a win and .370 after a loss.
  • LA Angels will play their next game on the road against Oakland. The Angels have a W/L % of .368 after a win and .478 after a loss.
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