Reid Detmers went up against Marco Gonzalez this afternoon. The Mariners went three up three down in the first inning. Luis Rengifo led off with a home run. 1-0 Angels.
Dylan Moore hit a two out ground rule double. Adam Frazier got a bloop single to score the runner from second. 1-1. Abraham Toro also got a two out hit. Detmers threw a wild pitch to advance the runners but he managed to get Curt Casali out to end the top of the second.
Mike Ford got a two out hit. Other than that, the Angels did nothing with their half of the second inning.
The Mariners went three up and three down in the third. Livan Soto led off with a hit to right field. Luis Rengifo hit his second homer in as many at bats. 3-1 Angels. Trout was out. Shohei Ohtani got a hit. Taylor Ward made the second out. Matt Thaiss made the third out.
Dylan Moore walked and stole second but other than that the Mariners didn’t do much in the fourth. The Angels went three up three down.
Reid Detmers got two quick outs and then hit J.P. Crawford to put a man on. Ty France popped out to second. Luis Rengifo came pretty close to hitting his third homer of the game, but it was foul. Mike Trout made the third out.
Carlos Santana got a one out double. Sam Haggerty advanced him to third with a deep fly to Mike Trout. Dylan Moore walked. Adam Frazier made the third out to end the threat. Matt Thaiss walked but all the other Angels who batted in the sixth inning were out.
Jimmy Herget came in to pitch. J.P. Crawford got a two out hit but Herget got through the inning without allowing a run. Mike Ford punched one through the shift for a single. Michael Stefanic flied out but Livan Soto homered to make it 5-1 Angels.
Chris Flexen came in to pitch against Luis Rengifo with one out. Rengifo flied out to Mitch Haniger. Mike Trout walked. Shohei Ohtani grounded out to the right side to end the inning.
Ryan Tepera came in to pitch for Herget. He struck out Mitch Haniger and Carlos Santana. Then he struck out Sam Haggerty. Taylor Ward got a bloop hit. Matt Thaiss lined out to left. Magneuris Sierra struck out but Taylor Ward stole second base. Mike Ford hit a 6-3 groundout to end the inning.
Dylan Moore hit a hustle double off of Ryan Tepera. Jose Quijada came in to pitch. He struck out out Adam Frazier. Abraham Toro grounded out to second. Cal Raleigh struck out to end the game. The Angels won 5-1.
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