Fri, Aug 12, 2011 - Page 19 News List

Granderson leads Yankees over Angels

ROOKIE SEASON:Jason Kipnis of the Cleveland Indians went five-for-five with four runs, becoming the first Indians rookie in 59 years to get five hits and score four times


Uggla went three-for-five, his ninth multi-hit game during the longest hitting streak in the majors this season. Dodger Andre Ethier hit in 30 straight games.

Eric Hinske drove in two runs for the Braves, who have won six of seven.

Atlanta starter Tim Hudson (12-7) allowed two runs in 7-1/3 innings and struck out seven.

Florida’s Anibal Sanchez (6-6) stretched his winless streak to 11 games. He allowed five runs in 1-2/3 innings. The Marlins have lost seven straight.

In other NL play, it was:

‧ Diamondbacks 6, Astros 3

‧ Brewers 5, Cardinals 1

‧ Pirates 9, Giants 2

‧ Reds 3, Rockies 2

‧ Padres 9, Mets 5

This story has been viewed 2353 times.

Comments will be moderated. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned.

TOP top