California Angels vs Milwaukee Brewers
May 29, 1989 Box Score

The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on May 29, 1989 at County Stadium. The California Angels defeated the Milwaukee Brewers and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye."

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California Angels 12, Milwaukee Brewers 3

California Angels ab r h rbi
Downing dh 5 0 2 1
Washington rf 6 0 1 2
Ray 2b 6 1 3 0
Anderson pr,2b 0 0 0 0
White cf 6 1 1 0
Joyner 1b 5 3 3 0
Eppard 1b 0 0 0 0
Davis lf 3 1 1 2
Bichette lf 1 0 0 0
Parrish c 4 4 4 2
Howell 3b 3 2 1 1
Schofield ss 5 0 2 3
Blyleven p 0 0 0 0
Minton p 0 0 0 0
Harvey p 0 0 0 0
Totals 44 12 18 11
Milwaukee Brewers ab r h rbi
Molitor dh 5 0 4 1
Yount cf 4 2 1 1
Sheffield ss 3 0 1 0
Deer lf 4 0 1 0
Gantner 2b 3 0 1 1
Polidor 2b 1 0 0 0
Braggs rf 4 0 0 0
Surhoff c 3 0 2 0
Engle ph,c 1 0 0 0
Francona 1b 4 0 0 0
Spiers 3b 4 1 0 0
Birkbeck p 0 0 0 0
Wegman p 0 0 0 0
Krueger p 0 0 0 0
Aldrich p 0 0 0 0
Totals 36 3 10 3
California 0 2 5 2 0 2 0 1 0 12 18 0
Milwaukee 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 10 1
California Angels IP H R ER BB SO
Blyleven W (5-2) 7.0 9 3 3 1 5
Minton 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Harvey 1.0 1 0 0 0 1
Totals 9.0 10 3 3 1 6
Milwaukee Brewers IP H R ER BB SO
Birkbeck L (0-4) 2.1 6 4 4 1 1
Wegman 1.0 6 5 2 1 1
Krueger 2.2 4 2 2 1 2
Aldrich 3.0 2 1 1 1 1
Totals 9.0 4

E –Spiers (6). DP –Milwaukee 1. 2B –California Downing (5,off Birkbeck); Joyner (8,off Birkbeck), Milwaukee Molitor 2 (9,off Blyleven,off Harvey); Gantner (5,off Blyleven); Deer (6,off Blyleven). 3B –California Schofield (1,off Krueger). HR –California Parrish (7,8th inning off Aldrich 0 on, 1 out), Milwaukee Yount (5,5th inning off Blyleven 0 on, 1 out). SF –Davis (3,off Wegman). Team LOB –10. SH –Sheffield (3,off Blyleven). Team –8. SB –Spiers (4,2nd base off Blyleven/Parrish). WP –Krueger (3). U-HP –Jim McKean, 1B –Ken Kaiser, 2B –Larry Young, 3B –Jim Joyce. T –3:24. A –15,762.

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