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Rapid Reaction: Yankees 3, Angels 1

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.

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A Yankees win to dream on

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.

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Yankees avoid the sweep (0:54)
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Jones, Eovaldi help Yankees avoid sweep by Angels

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Game 79: Yankees (41-37) @ Angels (41-37)

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.

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Yankees at Angels on ESPN, 7 p.m. ET

Albert Pujols tied a franchise record with 13 homers in June, including one in last night's win. What's next for the veteran slugger as Los Angeles looks to sweep New York despite reported upheaval in the front office? Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

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Daily Fantasy Live

Tristan Cockroft, Cynthia Frelund and Derek Carty will get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by offering advice and answering your questions.

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Is Yankees' $400M paying off?

After the 2013 season, the Yanks spent $438M on four players, but "'money doesn't always equate to performance,' [Yankees GM Brian] Cashman acknowledged. 'In fact, most of the time it will never equate.'" Earning their keep?

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A half-billion dollar bust for the Bombers?

In the winter of 2013, the Yankees gave $438 million in guaranteed money to four players. If given the chance, would Brian Cashman & Co. spend it that way again?

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OTD: Andy Hawkins tosses no-no, loses

On July 1, 1990, the Yankees RHP gave up 0 hits to the White Sox -- and lost 4-0. An error, 2 walks and 2 more errors led to 4 Chicago runs in the 8th. Said Hawkins: "You dream of one, but you never think it's going to be a loss."

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Carlos Beltran injures ribcage

Just when Carlos Beltran's bat seemed to be heating up, his body may be about to come crashing down once again.

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Rapid Reaction: Angels 2, Yankees 1

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.

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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

The solo home runs by the Angels' 4 and 5 hitters put Los Angeles in the lead. Pujols' blast represented his 13th of June, the 3rd-most he's ever had in a single month, and the 544th of his career. Follow live

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs3682nd
Batting Average.25612th
On Base Percentage.3247th
Slugging Percentage.4285th
Earned Run Average4.0321st
Quality Starts3325th
WHIP1.2817th
BAA.25617th

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