Archive for Sunday, July 30, 2000

AL Roundup

July 30, 2000


Angels 6, White Sox 5

Anaheim, Calif. Adam Kennedy's fifth-inning home run off Lorenzo Bartelo (0-1), Anaheim's fourth of the game, broke a 5-all tie and sent Chicago to its sixth loss in eight games. Kent Bottenfield (7-8) won despite giving five runs and nine hits in 52/3 innings.

Twins 6, Yankees 2

Minneapolis Chad Moeller hit a tiebreaking three-run inside-the-park home run, his first major league homer, as Minnesota scored six runs in the eighth inning. Reliever Mike Stanton began the eighth with a 2-0 lead. Minnesota's Eric Milton (10-6) pitched no-hit ball through 51/3 innings.

Mariners 6, Blue Jays 5,

13 innings

Seattle Edgar Martinez singled home the winning run in the 13th inning Saturday, giving Seattle the victory in the longest game in Safeco Field's 1-year history.

Tigers 10, Rangers 2

Arlington, Texas Hideo Nomo won for the first time since July 8 and Deivi Cruz keyed a six-run first inning with a two-run double as Detroit stopped Texas' four-game winning streak. Former Ranger Juan Gonzalez went 3-for-4 for the Tigers, giving him 1,500 hits for his career. Wendell Magee was 3-for-5 with three RBIs. Texas' Rafael Palmeiro hit his 389th career homer and 28th of the season.

Athletics 12, Red Sox 1

Oakland, Calif. Oakland scored seven runs in the fifth inning and Kevin Appier scattered four hits over seven innings. A's rookie Adam Piatt went 2-for-3, with an RBI single in first and a three-run homer in the third. Jeff Fassero allowed eight runs seven earned and six hits in four-plus innings.

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