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Sox end losing streak
Red Sox 5, Angels 4
Wily Mo Pena (right) is congratulated by Mike Lowell after a two-run homer. (Chris Carlson/AP)
 Pena's two-run shot
 Ortiz belts 45th homer
David Ortiz hit a two-run homer in the first inning, and Wily Mo Pena added his own two-run shot in the second inning as the Red Sox ended their six-game losing streak. Mike Timlin escaped a bases-loaded sitution in the seventh as the Red Sox bullpen allowed one run in four innings.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: August 23, 2006
BOS
Boston (70-56)
Won 1
Boston 5, LA Angels 4   LAA
LA Angels (67-60)
Lost 1
August 23, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   5 6 0
LA Angels
1 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0   4 11 0
Standings thru 8/23/06  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Angels Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crisp, CF3111100.271
Pedroia, 2B4000012.143
Ortiz, DH4112011.285
Ramirez, LF2000000.328
  Hinske, RF1010000.265
  Kapler, RF1000000.217
Youkilis, 1B4000001.290
Lowell, 3B4110010.285
Pena, RF-LF3112020.305
Lopez, Jy., C3110010.262
Cora, SS2000000.278
Totals31565164 

BATTING
2B: Lopez, Jy. (20, Escobar).
HR: Ortiz (45, 1st inning off Escobar, 1 on, 1 out), Pena (11, 2nd inning off Escobar, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Crisp; Ortiz 4; Hinske; Lowell; Pena 4; Lopez, Jy. 2.
RBI: Ortiz 2 (119), Pena 2 (38), Crisp (27).
S: Cora.
GIDP: Youkilis.
Team LOB: 1.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crisp (18, 2nd base off Escobar/Molina).

FIELDING
DP: (Cora-Pedroia-Youkilis).

 
LA AngelsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Figgins, CF5011024.266
Izturis, 3B4000104.305
Cabrera, SS4230111.287
Guerrero, RF4011103.322
Rivera, LF3012211.302
Quinlan, 1B5020003.328
Salmon, DH4100015.251
Kendrick, 2B4020004.307
Molina, C2110001.255
  a-Anderson, PH0000100.278
  1-Napoli, PR-C1000010.231
Totals3641146626 

a-Walked for Molina in the 6th.
1-Ran for Anderson in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Guerrero (25, Lester), Cabrera 2 (35, Lester, Timlin), Kendrick (14, Lester).
TB: Figgins; Cabrera 5; Guerrero 2; Rivera; Quinlan 2; Kendrick 3; Molina.
RBI: Guerrero (99), Rivera 2 (70), Figgins (45).
2-out RBI: Guerrero; Rivera 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Quinlan; Figgins; Rivera; Izturis; Kendrick 2; Cabrera.
GIDP: Guerrero.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
SB: Cabrera (22, 2nd base off Lester/Lopez, Jy.), Figgins (47, 2nd base off Foulke/Lopez, Jy.).
CS: Guerrero (5, 3rd base by Lester/Lopez, Jy.).

FIELDING
DP: (Cabrera-Kendrick-Quinlan).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lester (W, 7-2)5.06334204.76
Tavarez (H, 2)1.02111004.86
Timlin (H, 19)1.02001103.97
Foulke (H, 9)0.21000104.95
Papelbon (S, 33)1.10000200.98
 
LA AngelsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Escobar (L, 9-11)8.06551623.87
Carrasco 1.00000004.17

IBB: Guerrero (by Lester).
Pitches-strikes: Lester 96-58, Tavarez 25-14, Timlin 22-14, Foulke 10-8, Papelbon 21-15, Escobar 101-73, Carrasco 13-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Lester 5-7, Tavarez 2-1, Timlin 2-0, Foulke 1-0, Papelbon 0-2, Escobar 9-9, Carrasco 2-1.
Batters faced: Lester 23, Tavarez 6, Timlin 6, Foulke 3, Papelbon 4, Escobar 30, Carrasco 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Papelbon 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Larry Young. 1B: Alfonso Marquez. 2B: Tom Hallion. 3B: Mike Everitt.
Weather: 86 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:17.
Att: 44,093.

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