facebook
twitter
search
search

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 6, New York Yankees 2

June 15, 2013 at 11:08 PM

ANAHEIM, Calif., June 15 (UPI) -- Erick Aybar homered and supplied the go-ahead RBI in the sixth inning Saturday, pacing the Los Angeles Angels' 6-2 win over the New York Yankees.

Aybar's solo shot in the first inning gave the Angels an early 1-0 lead, and his sixth-inning single driving in Mark Trumbo put Los Angeles ahead for good at 3-2.

Howie Kendrick went 3-for-3 with an RBI and Albert Pujols provided a pair of run-scoring singles for Los Angeles, which clinched its three-game series against the slumping Yankees.

Tommy Hanson (4-2) surrendered two runs on five hits over 6 1/3 innings, striking out eight while issuing just one walk en route to the victory.

New York starter David Phelps (4-4) was reached for four runs on nine hits over six frames.

Brett Gardner and Jayson Nix each drove in a run for the Yankees, who dropped a fifth straight.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Kansas City Royals sweep Tampa Bay Rays in doubleheader
F Smith bolts New York Knicks for Orlando Magic
Grand Slam of Golf to move from Trump course
Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams set for semis
Donovan McNabb nabbed again on DUI charges