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Rangers rain on Angels' parade
Angels bats go quietly
The Angels didn't look like a team with its eyes on the prize on Sunday, as they were thoroughly silenced by Texas starter Vicente Padilla. Tim Salmon's solo shot in the ninth, the 298th homer of his career, was the only bright spot.
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 Salmon's home run
Rangers 8, Angels 1
Vicente Padilla shut out the Angels for 7 1/3 innings on Sunday, limiting them to seven hits. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
Series at a glance:
Padilla padlocks Halos
Right-hander Vicente Padilla didn't let a few raindrops bother him on Sunday, as he dominated the playoffs-hopeful Angels for 7 1/3 shutout innings. With the victory, Padilla matched his career high of 14 wins in a season.
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 Matthews' home run
 Kinsler's home run
TODAY'S WRAPS: September 17, 2006
SF
STL
PPD
LAA
LA Angels (80-70)
Lost 2
Texas 8, LA Angels 1   TEX
Texas (76-74)
Won 2
September 17, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Angels
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   1 9 1
Texas
0 0 1 2 1 0 2 2 X   8 9 0
Standings thru 9/17/06  |  Gameday  |  Angels Stats  |  Rangers Stats
LA AngelsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Figgins, CF4020000.261
Izturis, 3B3010101.294
Guerrero, DH4000013.328
Anderson, LF4010012.279
Pride, RF1000200.261
  c-Salmon, PH1111000.267
Kennedy, 2B3020001.272
  d-Mathis, PH1000000.119
Quinlan, 1B2010001.318
  a-Morales, PH-1B2010013.238
Molina, C2000011.251
  b-Rivera, PH1000003.298
  Napoli, C0000100.223
Aybar, SS4000012.267
Totals321914517 

a-Struck out for Quinlan in the 7th. b-Grounded into a double play for Molina in the 7th. c-Homered for Pride in the 9th. d-Popped out for Kennedy in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Kennedy (24, Padilla), Anderson (27, Padilla).
HR: Salmon (8, 9th inning off Mahay, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Figgins 2; Izturis; Anderson 2; Salmon 4; Kennedy 3; Quinlan; Morales.
RBI: Salmon (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Anderson.
GIDP: Molina; Rivera; Aybar.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Izturis (12, fielding).
DP: 2 (Aybar-Kennedy-Quinlan, Quinlan-Aybar-Quinlan).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Matthews, CF4222001.314
Young, M, SS4031000.316
Teixeira, 1B3001002.274
Lee, LF3100101.301
  Hairston, LF0000000.202
Blalock, DH2000201.270
DeRosa, 3B4210012.308
Kinsler, 2B4112013.280
Ojeda, C4012010.241
Cruz, RF3210001.212
Totals318983311 

BATTING
2B: Ojeda (4, Santana).
HR: Matthews (18, 7th inning off Carrasco, 1 on, 1 out), Kinsler (12, 8th inning off Jones, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Matthews 5; Young, M 3; DeRosa; Kinsler 4; Ojeda 2; Cruz.
RBI: Young, M (95), Ojeda 2 (13), Teixeira (96), Matthews 2 (77), Kinsler 2 (50).
2-out RBI: Young, M; Ojeda 2; Kinsler 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cruz.
SF: Teixeira.
GIDP: Teixeira; Lee.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
DP: 3 (DeRosa-Kinsler-Teixeira, Young, M-Kinsler-Teixeira, Young, M-Teixeira).

 
LA AngelsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Santana (L, 14-8)5.07442204.57
Romero 1.00000006.65
Carrasco 1.01210113.76
Jones 1.01221016.00
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Padilla (W, 14-9)7.17003404.27
Benoit 0.10000104.56
Mahay 1.12111013.95

Pitches-strikes: Santana 91-53, Romero 14-8, Carrasco 19-12, Jones 17-8, Padilla 114-75, Benoit 3-3, Mahay 20-12.
Ground outs-fly outs: Santana 7-6, Romero 2-1, Carrasco 2-0, Jones 2-1, Padilla 14-3, Benoit 0-0, Mahay 2-2.
Batters faced: Santana 22, Romero 3, Carrasco 5, Jones 5, Padilla 29, Benoit 1, Mahay 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Benoit 2-0, Mahay 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Ted Barrett. 1B: Laz Diaz. 2B: Rick Reed. 3B: Tim Tschida.
Weather: 85 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, R to L.
T: 2:30.
Att: 24,312.

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