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Dingers doom Orioles
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Angels 8, Orioles 5
Adam Jones slides in safely to score a run in the third inning. (Gail Burton/AP)
Rookie right-hander David Hernandez gave up five runs on seven hits, including three home runs, in 5 1/3 innings as the Orioles dropped the series finale. Nick Markakis hit a solo homer and an RBI double, while Cesar Izturis had three hits.
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Series at a glance:
LAA
LA Angels (71-45)
Won 3
LA Angels 8, Baltimore 5   BAL
Baltimore (48-70)
Lost 3
August 17, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Angels
0 2 0 0 0 3 3 0 0   8 9 0
Baltimore
1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2   5 9 0
Standings thru 8/17/09  |  Recap: LAA | BAL  |  Gameday  |  Angels stats  |  Orioles stats
LA Angels AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Figgins, 3B 2 1 0 0 3 0 2 .310
Izturis, 2B 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .301
Abreu, RF 4 2 1 0 1 2 2 .309
Guerrero, DH 4 2 2 5 0 0 0 .306
Rivera, J, LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .314
Morales, K, 1B 3 1 1 2 1 1 1 .304
Aybar, SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .311
Matthews, CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .243
Mathis, C 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .209
Totals 32 8 9 8 7 5 9  

BATTING
2B: Aybar (18, Hernandez, D).
HR: Morales, K (26, 2nd inning off Hernandez, D, 1 on, 1 out), Izturis (7, 6th inning off Hernandez, D, 0 on, 0 out), Guerrero 2 (10, 6th inning off Hernandez, D, 1 on, 0 out; 7th inning off Meredith, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Guerrero 8; Aybar 2; Morales, K 4; Abreu; Rivera, J 2; Izturis 5.
RBI: Morales, K 2 (78), Izturis (49), Guerrero 5 (31).
2-out RBI: Guerrero 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Figgins.
GIDP: Izturis, Morales, K.
Team RISP: 1-for-3.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
CS: Izturis (4, 2nd base by Bass/Wieters).

FIELDING
DP: (Izturis-Morales, K).

 
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .288
Izturis, C, SS 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .272
Jones, A, CF 4 1 0 1 0 0 3 .287
Markakis, RF 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .305
Scott, 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .269
Wieters, C 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .265
Mora, 3B 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .264
Wigginton, DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .260
Pie, LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .243
  a-Reimold, PH-LF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .271
Totals 35 5 9 5 2 5 9  

a-Grounded out for Pie in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Scott (16, Santana, E), Izturis, C (10, Santana, E), Markakis (39, Santana, E).
3B: Reimold (1, Arredondo, J).
HR: Markakis (15, 6th inning off Santana, E, 0 on, 0 out), Mora (4, 9th inning off Arredondo, J, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Scott 2; Izturis, C 4; Reimold 3; Roberts, B; Mora 4; Markakis 6.
RBI: Jones, A (68), Markakis 2 (84), Mora 2 (33).
2-out RBI: Markakis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Wieters 3; Roberts, B.
GIDP: Jones, A.
Team RISP: 0-for-5.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Pie (Aybar at 3rd base).
DP: 3 (Roberts, B-Izturis, C-Scott, Izturis, C-Scott, Wieters-Izturis, C).

 
LA Angels IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Santana, E (W, 6-6) 6.0 7 3 3 1 5 1 6.25
Oliver, D 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.88
Arredondo, J 0.2 2 2 2 1 0 1 5.52
Fuentes (S, 34) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.20
 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hernandez, D (L, 4-5) 5.1 7 5 5 4 1 3 4.20
Meredith 1.1 1 3 3 2 2 1 4.83
Ray 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.47
Bass 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.65

Game Scores: Santana, E 50, Hernandez, D 31.
IBB: Abreu (by Meredith).
Pitches-strikes: Santana, E 116-73, Oliver, D 24-14, Arredondo, J 21-11, Fuentes 3-2, Hernandez, D 113-70, Meredith 31-18, Ray 14-8, Bass 19-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Santana, E 7-3, Oliver, D 3-2, Arredondo, J 1-1, Fuentes 0-0, Hernandez, D 3-6, Meredith 2-0, Ray 2-1, Bass 1-0.
Batters faced: Santana, E 25, Oliver, D 6, Arredondo, J 5, Fuentes 1, Hernandez, D 24, Meredith 7, Ray 4, Bass 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Fuentes 1-0, Meredith 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Sam Holbrook. 1B: Mike Estabrook. 2B: Larry Vanover. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 88 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, L to R.
T: 2:56.
Att: 18,460.
Venue: Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
August 17, 2009
August 17, 2009

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