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Vlad lifts Halos
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Angels 8, Rays 7
Vladimir Guerrero points skyward as he crosses the plate after his first homer. (Mark Avery/AP)
Vladimir Guerrero hit a pair of solo home runs -- the second was the 400th homer of his career -- as the Angels topped the Rays. Kendry Morales also drilled two dingers, giving him 25 for the season. Brian Fuentes notched save No. 32.
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Series at a glance:
TB
Tampa Bay (61-51)
Lost 2
LA Angels 8, Tampa Bay 7   LAA
LA Angels (66-44)
Won 1
August 10, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
2 0 1 0 3 1 0 0 0   7 9 1
LA Angels
0 3 2 1 1 0 1 0 X   8 11 0
Standings thru 8/10/09  |  Recap: TB | LAA  |  Gameday  |  Rays stats  |  Angels stats
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bartlett, SS 5 2 3 2 0 1 0 .340
Crawford, C, LF 4 2 1 1 0 0 1 .315
Longoria, 3B 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 .274
Zobrist, RF-2B 3 0 2 2 1 0 0 .292
Pena, C, 1B 3 1 1 1 1 1 3 .214
Burrell, DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .224
Aybar, W, 2B 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .266
  Gross, RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .259
Zaun, C 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .242
Upton, B, CF 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .237
Totals 35 7 9 7 3 8 13  

BATTING
2B: Longoria (31, O'Sullivan), Bartlett (23, O'Sullivan), Crawford, C (19, O'Sullivan), Zaun (11, Bulger).
3B: Bartlett (6, Bulger).
HR: Bartlett (11, 3rd inning off O'Sullivan, 0 on, 0 out), Pena, C (29, 5th inning off O'Sullivan, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Bartlett 9; Longoria 2; Crawford, C 2; Pena, C 4; Zobrist 2; Zaun 2.
RBI: Longoria (84), Zobrist 2 (60), Bartlett 2 (55), Crawford, C (55), Pena, C (74).
2-out RBI: Pena, C; Bartlett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Burrell; Crawford, C; Gross.
SF: Zobrist.
Team RISP: 4-for-11.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crawford, C (53, 2nd base off O'Sullivan/Napoli), Longoria (4, 2nd base off O'Sullivan/Napoli), Zobrist (14, 2nd base off Jepsen/Napoli).

FIELDING
E: Aybar, W (7, fielding).
Outfield assists: Upton, B (Morales, K at 3rd base).
DP: 2 (Cormier-Zaun-Pena, C, Longoria-Zobrist-Pena, C).

 
LA Angels AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Figgins, 3B 4 0 1 1 1 0 1 .300
Izturis, M, 2B 4 0 0 1 0 3 3 .303
Abreu, RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .316
Guerrero, DH 4 2 2 2 0 1 4 .299
Rivera, J, LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .308
Morales, K, 1B 4 2 3 3 0 0 1 .298
Aybar, SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .308
Napoli, C 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 .294
Matthews, CF 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .248
Totals 32 8 11 8 4 5 13  

BATTING
2B: Napoli (19, Cormier).
HR: Guerrero 2 (8, 2nd inning off Garza, M, 0 on, 0 out; 7th inning off Springer, 0 on, 0 out), Morales, K 2 (25, 3rd inning off Garza, M, 1 on, 2 out; 5th inning off Cormier, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Figgins; Napoli 3; Guerrero 8; Aybar; Morales, K 9; Abreu; Rivera, J.
RBI: Guerrero 2 (25), Aybar (43), Figgins (37), Morales, K 3 (75), Izturis, M (46).
2-out RBI: Figgins; Morales, K 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Izturis, M; Matthews.
SF: Izturis, M.
GIDP: Guerrero, Morales, K.
Team RISP: 3-for-7.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Abreu (24, 2nd base off Garza, M/Zaun).

 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Garza, M 3.1 6 6 4 4 3 2 3.80
Cormier 2.2 2 1 1 0 1 1 2.79
Springer (L, 0-2) 0.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 4.22
Choate 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.21
Balfour 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.47
 
LA Angels IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
O'Sullivan 4.2 6 6 6 2 3 2 5.12
Bulger 1.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 3.73
Jepsen (W, 4-3) 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 6.07
Fuentes (S, 32) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.23

Springer pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

HBP: Crawford, C (by O'Sullivan), Napoli (by Garza, M).
Pitches-strikes: Garza, M 80-45, Cormier 30-25, Springer 6-3, Choate 15-11, Balfour 4-3, O'Sullivan 91-51, Bulger 26-17, Jepsen 36-22, Fuentes 11-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Garza, M 4-2, Cormier 6-0, Springer 0-0, Choate 2-2, Balfour 0-0, O'Sullivan 2-6, Bulger 1-1, Jepsen 2-1, Fuentes 1-1.
Batters faced: Garza, M 21, Cormier 9, Springer 2, Choate 5, Balfour 1, O'Sullivan 23, Bulger 6, Jepsen 8, Fuentes 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Cormier 3-0, Choate 1-0, Balfour 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Laz Diaz. 1B: Eric Cooper. 2B: Mike Reilly. 3B: Chuck Meriwether.
Weather: 72 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:11.
Att: 37,388.
Venue: Angel Stadium of Anaheim.
August 10, 2009
August 10, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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