The New York Yankees were defeated by the Anaheim Angels on Monday night. The game took place at Angels Stadium in Anaheim, California and the final score was 4-1. CC Sabathia started and pitched ok and Brett Gardner had three hits to lead the offense.
Sabathia pitched 7 1/3 innings giving up six hits and four runs with a walk and five strikeouts. He lost his eighth game of the season. Nick Rumbelow pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a walk and a strikeout.
C.J. Wilson pitched six innings giving up five hits and a run with three walks and five strikeouts. Wilson won his sixth game of the season. Trevor Gott pitched an inning giving up a hit and he walked a batter, Joe Smith pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one and Huston Street saved his 22nd game of the season pitching an inning and giving up a hit.
Gardner had three hits, Alex Rodriguez had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk and Mark Teixeira drew a walk. Carlos Beltran had two hits, Brian McCann drew a walk and Didi Gregorius had two hits and drew a walk. Gardner hit two doubles and the Yankees were 1-10 with runners in scoring position and left nine men on base. Murphy had a passed ball.
Johnny Giavotella had a hit, Kole Calhoun had a hit and an RBI and Mike Trout had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk. Albert Pujols had a hit and an RBI, David Freese drew a walk and C.J. Cron had a hit and an RBI. Daniel Robertson had a hit, Pujols and Calhoun each hit a double and Trout and Cron each hit a homerun. The Angels were 0-3 with runners in scoring position and left four men on base. Trout had a stolen base.
In the first Pujols hit an RBI double to give the Angels a 1-0 lead. In the third Rodriguez hit an RBI single to tie the game at one. Trout hit a solo homerun in the third to give the Angels back the lead at 2-1. In the fifth Kalhoun hit an RBI double to increase the lead to 3-1 and in the seventh Cron hit a solo homerun to make it 4-1 which would be the final score. Trout robbed Young of two doubles and three RBI so he was the biggest reason the Yankees lost as he took away three runs and had his own solo homerun to account for four runs. The two teams will play on Tuesday night in game two of three.