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Vlad lifts Halos
Angels 8, Rays 7
Vladimir Guerrero points skyward as he crosses the plate after his first homer. (Mark Avery/AP)
By Rhett Bollinger / MLB.com
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.
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).