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Kendrick drives win
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Angels 10, Rangers 5
Catcher Jeff Mathis (left) talks with starter John Lackey in the first inning on Sunday. (AP)
The slumbering Angels' offense came to life in the series finale against the Rangers, as Howie Kendrick came within a double of hitting for the cycle, delivering a two-run homer and three-run triple to power the Halos past the Rangers.
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Series at a glance:
LAA
LA Angels (89-60)
Won 1
LA Angels 10, Texas 5   TEX
Texas (81-67)
Lost 1
September 20, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Angels
0 2 0 1 0 3 3 1 0   10 12 2
Texas
3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0   5 7 0
Standings thru 9/20/09  |  Recap: LAA | TEX  |  Gameday  |  Angels stats  |  Rangers stats
LA Angels AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Figgins, 3B 5 1 1 1 0 1 1 .295
Aybar, SS 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .308
Hunter, To, CF 4 1 0 0 1 2 4 .308
Guerrero, DH 4 2 2 0 1 0 1 .299
  1-Pettit, C, PR-DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Rivera, J, LF 3 3 1 1 2 0 2 .291
Kendrick, H, 2B 5 1 3 5 0 1 1 .302
Morales, K, 1B 5 1 1 0 0 4 2 .298
Matthews, RF 3 1 2 3 0 0 0 .242
Mathis, C 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .206
Totals 37 10 12 10 4 9 13  

1-Ran for Guerrero in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Morales, K (41, Holland, D).
3B: Kendrick, H (3, Grilli).
HR: Rivera, J (23, 4th inning off Holland, D, 0 on, 1 out), Kendrick, H (10, 6th inning off Holland, D, 1 on, 1 out), Matthews (4, 6th inning off Holland, D, 0 on, 2 out), Figgins (4, 8th inning off Mathis, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Figgins 4; Kendrick, H 8; Guerrero 2; Aybar 2; Morales, K 2; Rivera, J 4; Matthews 5.
RBI: Matthews 3 (44), Rivera, J (82), Kendrick, H 5 (60), Figgins (50).
2-out RBI: Matthews; Kendrick, H 3; Figgins.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hunter, To; Morales, K.
GIDP: Rivera, J.
Team RISP: 2-for-4.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Morales, K (8, fielding), Aybar (11, fielding).
PB: Mathis (6).

 
Texas AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Borbon, LF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .308
Andrus, SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .272
Murphy, Dv, DH 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .268
Byrd, CF 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .281
Blalock, 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .237
Kinsler, 2B 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 .253
Cruz, N, RF 4 0 1 2 0 1 3 .262
Davis, C, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .214
Rodriguez, I, C 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251
Totals 34 5 7 5 2 4 12  

BATTING
2B: Murphy, Dv (20, Lackey).
TB: Andrus; Kinsler; Blalock; Cruz, N; Borbon; Byrd; Murphy, Dv 2.
RBI: Blalock (60), Cruz, N 2 (73), Kinsler (80), Byrd (78).
2-out RBI: Blalock; Cruz, N 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Davis, C; Cruz, N.
SAC: Andrus.
SF: Kinsler.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Borbon (15, 2nd base off Lackey/Mathis), Andrus (28, 2nd base off Lackey/Mathis).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Byrd (Matthews at 1st base).
DP: 2 (Byrd-Blalock, Andrus-Kinsler-Blalock).

 
LA Angels IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Lackey (W, 11-8) 6.0 7 5 4 2 4 0 3.56
Bulger 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.30
Palmer 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.02
Jepsen 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.26
 
Texas IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Holland, D (L, 7-12) 5.2 8 6 6 1 5 3 6.17
Feliz 1.0 1 2 2 1 1 0 1.95
Grilli 0.1 1 1 1 1 1 0 5.06
Mathis 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.85
Eyre 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.35

HBP: Matthews (by Holland, D), Aybar (by Mathis).
Pitches-strikes: Lackey 102-64, Bulger 9-6, Palmer 20-12, Jepsen 16-10, Holland, D 93-58, Feliz 23-12, Grilli 14-7, Mathis 25-12, Eyre 16-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Lackey 10-4, Bulger 1-1, Palmer 1-0, Jepsen 2-1, Holland, D 1-6, Feliz 0-1, Grilli 0-0, Mathis 0-1, Eyre 1-0.
Batters faced: Lackey 29, Bulger 3, Palmer 3, Jepsen 3, Holland, D 26, Feliz 5, Grilli 3, Mathis 5, Eyre 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Grilli 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Mike DiMuro. 1B: Ron Kulpa. 2B: Dale Scott. 3B: Rob Drake.
Weather: 83 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, R to L.
T: 3:06.
Att: 33,688.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
September 20, 2009
September 20, 2009

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