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Saunders outlasted
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Blue Jays 6, Angels 4
Joe Saunders was pulled after giving up nine hits to the Jays. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty)
Joe Saunders was locked in what looked like it would be a strong pitchers' duel early, but ended up surrendering six runs over 5 1/3 frames. His counterpart, Roy Halladay, bested the Halos, who scored four runs off him in the seventh, but fell.
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Series at a glance:
LAA
LA Angels (25-25)
Lost 1
Toronto 6, LA Angels 4   TOR
Toronto (30-24)
Won 1
June 2, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Angels
0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0   4 7 2
Toronto
0 0 1 2 0 3 0 0 X   6 9 0
Standings thru 6/2/09  |  Recap: LAA | TOR  |  Gameday  |  Angels stats  |  Blue Jays stats
LA Angels AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Figgins, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .295
Abreu, RF 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .294
Guerrero, DH 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .246
Hunter, To, CF 3 1 0 0 1 3 0 .308
Morales, K, 1B 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .285
Izturis, M, SS 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .262
Napoli, C 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 .270
Matthews, LF 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 .262
Kendrick, H, 2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .227
Totals 30 4 7 3 1 14 3  

BATTING
TB: Figgins; Guerrero; Kendrick, H; Morales, K 2; Abreu; Izturis, M.
RBI: Morales, K (31), Izturis, M (13), Napoli (20).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Izturis, M.
SF: Izturis, M; Napoli.
Team RISP: 1-for-2.
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING
CS: Figgins (4, 2nd base by Halladay/Barajas).

FIELDING
E: Morales, K (3, missed catch), Matthews (2, fielding).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Scutaro, SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .299
Hill, A, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .328
Rios, A, RF 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .276
Wells, V, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .261
Lind, DH 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .287
Rolen, 3B 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 .308
Millar, 1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .277
  Overbay, 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274
Barajas, C 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .290
Bautista, LF 2 0 1 1 1 1 0 .274
Totals 34 6 9 5 1 6 8  

BATTING
2B: Rolen (16, Saunders, J), Millar (6, Saunders, J).
3B: Bautista (1, Saunders, J).
HR: Rios, A (7, 4th inning off Saunders, J, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Barajas 2; Lind; Rios, A 4; Millar 3; Rolen 3; Bautista 3.
RBI: Bautista (9), Rios, A (26), Millar 2 (18), Barajas (27).
2-out RBI: Millar.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hill, A 2.
Team RISP: 4-for-8.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lind (1, 2nd base off Saunders, J/Napoli).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Bautista (Kendrick, H at 1st base).
DP: (Bautista-Millar).

 
LA Angels IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Saunders, J (L, 6-4) 5.1 9 6 6 0 4 1 3.77
Thompson 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.80
Bulger 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.64
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Halladay (W, 9-1) 9.0 7 4 4 1 14 0 2.77

WP: Saunders, J, Halladay.
Pitches-strikes: Saunders, J 92-64, Thompson 25-14, Bulger 12-8, Halladay 133-88.
Groundouts-flyouts: Saunders, J 9-2, Thompson 0-3, Bulger 1-1, Halladay 6-3.
Batters faced: Saunders, J 26, Thompson 6, Bulger 3, Halladay 33.
Inherited runners-scored: Thompson 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jim Reynolds. 1B: Angel Hernandez. 2B: Bill Welke. 3B: Tim Welke.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:22.
Att: 26,809.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
June 2, 2009
June 2, 2009

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