ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) While most of the attention was focused on cheap Albert Pujols jersey and his pursuit of home run No. 600, it was a long ball from an unexpected source that gave the Angels jerseys a victory Wednesday night.
cheap Eric Young Jr. jersey hit his first major league homer since 2014 and made it a timely one, connecting for a tiebreaking solo shot in the eighth inning that lifted the Los Angeles Angels jerseys to a 2 1 win over the Atlanta Braves jerseys.
“You enjoy the moment and whatever happens, happens,” Young said. “I’m really sticking by that, and trying not to think about everything too much, just go with the flow.”
Pujols, meanwhile, remained at 599 career home runs. He had a single in four at bats.
The Braves jerseys opened the scoring in the second when cheap Matt Kemp jersey homered. For Kemp, it was No. 10 on the season and No. 250 for his career. It was also his 40th hit in May.
“Matt’s a really good hitter,” Atlanta manager Brian Snitker said. “His bat stays in the zone so long, he hits everybody.”
It remained a 1 wholesale baseball jerseys 0 game into the bottom of the seventh, when the Angels jerseys tied it with an odd offensive inning. After two infield singles, the Angels jerseys had runners on first and second when cheap Shane Robinson jersey hit a chopper to third baseman cheap Rio Ruiz jersey.
Ruiz stepped on the bag for the force just ahead of a hard slide by cheap Martin Maldonado jersey, who clipped the feet of Ruiz. That delayed his throw to first enough that he had to hurry it, throwing the ball past first baseman cheap Jace Peterson jersey for an error that allowed cheap Danny Espinosa jersey to score from first.
“He did a good job of getting out of the way,” Snitker said. “He just didn’t make the throw.”
cheap Jaime Garcia jersey went seven innings for the Braves jerseys, allowing one unearned run, five hits and three walks. He has allowed only one earned run in 21 2/3 innings during his last three starts.
“He did a great job for the third game in a row,” Snitker said. “If he loses a hitter, he gets a double play ball.”
cheap Jesse Chavez jersey pitched seven innings for the Angels jerseys, giving up one run, five hits and a walk while striking out four.
Young, called up Monday to replace injured star cheap Mike Trout jersey, homered off reliever cheap Arodys Vizcaino jersey (1 1), who had made 12 consecutive scoreless appearances. does and they get an opportunity, it’s great to see him achieve,” Angels jerseys manager Mike Scioscia said. “And he gave us a big lift tonight.”
Braves jerseys: 1B cheap Matt Adams jersey was out of the lineup a sore left knee. Snitker said it happened sometime during Tuesday’s game and Adams woke Wednesday with knee soreness. He is only expected to miss one game. . 2B cheap Brandon Phillips jersey returned to the lineup after missing two games with a bruised right knee.
Angels jerseys: Trout had surgery on his left thumb and is still expected to miss six to eight weeks. . OF cheap Cameron Maybin jersey was out of the lineup for a second consecutive night with tightness in his side.
Atlanta’s manager was tossed in the fifth for arguing a balk call against Garcia by first base umpire Ted Barrett. Said Snitker: “He picked off a guy and had three other moves (to first) that weren’t balks. And then all of a sudden it’s a balk. He didn’t do anything different, so why are you balking him now?”
Braves jerseys: After a day off, RHP cheap Mike Foltynewicz jersey is scheduled to start Friday in Cincinnati. Foltynewicz has had an uneven season for the Braves jerseys, going 3 2 in his last five starts despite a 6.12 ERA.
Angels jerseys: RHP cheap Alex Meyer jersey is expected to be activated from the 10 day DL to start the opener of a four game series against the Twins jerseys. Meyer is 2 2 with a 5.79 ERA in five starts. He has been on the DL since May 21 with back spasms.