Topics

Howie Kendrick
Game sails away from Angels
Game sails away from Angels

KEY MOMENT: Angels reliever Joe Smith sailed a two-out pitch to the backstop, allowing Coco Crisp to score the winning run from third in the eighth inning. Crisp had greeted Smith with a single to center and worked his way to third on a pair of groundouts. AT THE PLATE: Erick Aybar extended his hitting streak to eight games with a seventh-inning single — the second of his two hits — to score Howie Kendrick, who also had two hits. The Angels' Mike Trout, who had homered in his last five games in Oakland, struck out in his first three at-bats against Oakland starter Jon Lester and is seven for 36 (.194) on the road trip. David Freese's seventh-inning single gave him...

Loading