The New York Yankees' stretch of 20 games in 20 days has mercifully ended with a 3-1 win Wednesday over the Los Angeles Angels.
The Yankees have lost 11 of their last 20 games and dropped four of seven on the road trip that ended with Wednesday and yet are in the AL East hunt.
Nathan Eovaldi pitched scoreless, five-hit ball into the sixth inning, Garrett Jones homered and the New York Yankees snapped their three-game skid with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels
Yankees end slump vs. Angels
The Yankees scored three runs, matching their combined total over the previous three games, to back a solid effort from Nathan Eovaldi & Co. and avoid a sweep in Anaheim. Box score
Trout hits it out
Mike Trout smashed his 21st HR in the bottom of the eighth to put the Angels on the board against the Yanks, who still lead 3-1 in bottom of the ninth with two out. Watch on ESPN/WatchESPN
Jones jacks homer, adds to Yanks' lead
Garrett Jones planted a solo shot in the right-field seats to give the Yankees a 2-0 lead in Anaheim. After scoring one run in each of its last three games, two runs are the most New York has scored since June 27. Watch on ESPN/WatchESPN
Angels can't cash in with men in position
The Angels are currently on a stretch of 0-for-22 as a team with runners in scoring position after Efren Navarro stranded David Freese at third base to end the fifth inning. The Yankees lead 1-0 in Anaheim. Watch on ESPN/WatchESPN
Yankees jump to 1-0 lead vs. Angels
Chase Headley hit Matt Shoemaker's 87-mph fastball to right field for an RBI single to break a scoreless tie in Anaheim. Looking to avoid a three-game sweep, the Yanks have already matched their runs scored in each of the past 3 games. Watch on ESPN/WatchESPN
The Angels may be in deep disarray and yet they're the team with a chance to sweep the Yankees in Wednesday's series, and season, finale at the Big A.
Yankees at Angels on ESPN, 7 p.m. ET
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It was an all-or-nothing game in which all three runs came via solo home runs, and unfortunately for the Yankees, two of them belonged to the Angels.
Andrew Heaney pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, Albert Pujols and Erick Aybar hit back-to-back homers in the sixth, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the New York Yankees 2-1 on Tuesday night
Solo HRs enough for Angels in win
Albert Pujols and Erick Aybar hit consecutive homers off Yankees starter Ivan Nova in the 6th, and rookie Andrew Heaney (7 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 7 K's) made it stand up in a 2-1 win in L.A. Box score
Angels' Pujols, Aybar go back-to-back
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