Joe Saunders gave up a home run to Hank Blalock in the first inning. (AP)
By Rhett Bollinger / MLB.com
It was one of those nights for Angels pitching. Starter Joe Saunders was chased in the second inning after having given up back-to-back homers in the first. Reliever Justin Speier gave up three dingers, two back-to-back, in the fifth. Maicer Izturis led a seventh-inning rally with a three-run homer.
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