The New York Yankees defeated the Anaheim Angels on Saturday night. The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 8-2 Yankees. Adam Warren started and pitched well again. Brett Gardner, Didi Gregorius, Carlos Beltran and Brian McCann each had two hits.
Warren pitched 6 2/3 innings giving up four hits and two runs with three walks and two strikeouts. Warren earned his fourth win of the season. Justin Wilson pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up a hit and he struck out one and Chris Capuano pitched a perfec t inning with a couple of strikeouts.
Garrett Richards lost his fourth game of the season pitching 2/3 of an inning and giving up five hits and six runs with two walks and a strikeout. Cesar Ramos pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two hits and a run, Hector Santiago pitched 3 2/3 innings giving up two hits and striking out three and Jose Alvarez pitched two innings giving up a walk and striking out one, Cam Bedrosian pitched an inning giving up two hits and a run with two walks and a strikeout.
Gardner had two hits, two RBI and drew a walk, Chase Headley had a hit and Alex Rodriguez drew three walks. Mark Teixeira had a hit, two RBI and drew a walk, McCann had two hits and two RBI and Beltran had two hits and an RBI. Gregorius had two hits, Ramon Flores had a hit and Gregorius and Flores each hit a double. McCann hit a homerun and the Yankees were 4-16 with runners in scoring position and left ten men on base. Gardner had a stolen base.
Erick Aybar had a hit, Mike Trout had a hit and an RBI and Albert Pujols had a hit and drew a walk. Cole Calhoun drew a walk, David Freese had a hit and Matt Joyce had a hit. Johnny Giavotella had an RBI and drew a walk, Joyce and Freese each hit a double and Trout hit a homerun. The Angels were 0-3 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.
In the first Teixeira hit a sac fly to make it 1-0 Yankees. A wild pitch made it 2-0, McCann hit a two run homerun and just like that it was 4-0 Yankees. Gardner hit a two run single to make it 6-0. Beltran hit an RBI single in the second to push the lead to 7-0. Giavotella hit a sac fly to cut into the lead and make it a 7-1 game. In the sixth Trout hit a solo homerun and it was 7-2 Yankees. Teixeira had an RBI walk in the eighth to push the lead back to 8-2.
The Yankees will go for the three game sweep on Sunday afternoon. CC Sabathia will start against C.J. Wilson.