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Halos rap 18 hits
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Angels 12, Yankees 6
Jon Garland did not allow a hit until the fourth inning. (Julie Jacobson/AP)
Three Angels hit three-run homers in the series opener with the Yanks, the first time it was accomplished by the club since June 1978. That tater trio was just part of an 18-hit offensive attack that gave the Halos their fourth straight win and extended their dominance over American League East teams.
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Series at a glance:
LAA
LA Angels (68-40)
Won 4
LA Angels 12, NY Yankees 6   NYY
NY Yankees (59-49)
Lost 1
July 31, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Angels
0 0 6 0 0 4 0 2 0   12 18 2
NY Yankees
0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 3   6 12 0
Standings thru 7/31/08  |  Recap: LAA | NYY  |  Gameday  |  Angels stats  |  Yankees stats
LA AngelsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Figgins, 3B5341000.285
Aybar, SS4211112.284
Teixeira, 1B4121103.283
Guerrero, RF4113114.285
  Willits, RF0000000.185
Hunter, CF5113022.281
  Quinlan, LF0000000.262
Anderson, DH5140000.285
  1-Budde, PR-DH0000000.000
Kendrick, 2B5130001.335
Rivera, LF4113002.244
  a-Matthews, PH-CF1000002.229
Mathis, C5110013.224
Totals421218123519 

a-Hit into a double play for Rivera in the 9th.
1-Ran for Anderson in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Mathis (7, Pettitte), Anderson (17, Britton).
3B: Aybar (4, Britton).
HR: Hunter (18, 3rd inning off Pettitte, 2 on, 2 out), Rivera (6, 3rd inning off Pettitte, 2 on, 2 out), Guerrero (18, 6th inning off Britton, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Figgins 4; Aybar 3; Teixeira 2; Guerrero 4; Hunter 4; Anderson 5; Kendrick 3; Rivera 4; Mathis 2.
RBI: Hunter 3 (58), Rivera 3 (19), Figgins (13), Guerrero 3 (58), Aybar (26), Teixeira (79).
2-out RBI: Hunter 3; Rivera 3; Guerrero 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hunter; Mathis 3.
GIDP: Guerrero.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Kendrick (8, 2nd base off Pettitte/Rodriguez), Teixeira (1, 2nd base off Pettitte/Rodriguez), Figgins (21, 2nd base off Pettitte/Rodriguez).
CS: Anderson (3, 3rd base by Pettitte/Rodriguez).
PO: Anderson (2nd base by Pettitte).

FIELDING
E: Garland (1, throw), Guerrero (3, fielding).
DP: 2 (Aybar-Kendrick-Teixeira, Oliver-Aybar-Mathis).

 
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, DH4012103.315
Jeter, SS5001004.280
Abreu, RF5112001.287
Rodriguez, A, 3B5010011.326
Giambi, 1B3010011.257
  a-Sexson, PH-1B1010000.225
Cano, 2B4000013.263
Nady, LF3221100.328
Rodriguez, C3010011.295
  b-Betemit, PH1110000.248
Cabrera, CF4230000.251
Totals3861262414 

a-Singled for Giambi in the 8th. b-Singled for Rodriguez in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Rodriguez, A (23, Garland).
3B: Cabrera (1, Garland).
HR: Abreu (14, 4th inning off Garland, 0 on, 1 out), Nady (15, 7th inning off Garland, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Damon; Abreu 4; Rodriguez, A 2; Giambi; Sexson; Nady 5; Rodriguez; Betemit; Cabrera 5.
RBI: Abreu 2 (73), Damon 2 (46), Nady (61), Jeter (49).
2-out RBI: Damon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cano; Jeter.
GIDP: Rodriguez.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Rodriguez, A-Cano-Giambi, Cano-Sexson).
Pickoffs: Pettitte (Anderson at 2nd base).

 
LA AngelsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Garland (W, 10-6)6.07331324.30
Oliver 2.02000103.14
O'Day 0.03331004.54
Arredondo 1.00000001.16
 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Pettitte (L, 12-8)5.111993424.18
Britton 3.27330113.38

Garland pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.
O'Day pitched to 4 batters in the 9th.

WP: Britton.
Pitches-strikes: Garland 105-67, Oliver 20-14, O'Day 15-10, Arredondo 6-3, Pettitte 110-62, Britton 53-32.
Ground outs-fly outs: Garland 8-7, Oliver 2-2, O'Day 0-0, Arredondo 3-0, Pettitte 3-8, Britton 2-7.
Batters faced: Garland 26, Oliver 7, O'Day 4, Arredondo 3, Pettitte 29, Britton 16.
Inherited runners-scored: Oliver 1-0, Arredondo 3-2, Britton 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Ed Hickox. 1B: CB Bucknor. 2B: Joe West. 3B: Ed Rapuano.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, R to L.
T: 3:16.
Att: 53,405.
July 31, 2008

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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