Pujols homers twice as Angels down RangersApr 6, 2013 - 11:23 PM Arlington, TX (Sports Network) - Albert Pujols hit two home runs and was walked three times, as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim defeated the Texas Rangers, 8-4, on Saturday.
Mark Trumbo hit a two-run home run and Peter Bourjos knocked in a solo shot for the Angels, who saw starter Tommy Hanson (1-0) allow three runs on six hits over six innings.
Mitch Moreland, Ian Kinsler and Nelson Cruz each hit a home run for the Rangers, who had a three-game winning streak snapped. David Murphy hit an RBI triple in defeat.
Matt Harrison (0-2) gave up five runs on eight hits and walked four over five innings.
- LOS ANGELES: 8
Apr 6 7:08 PM
- Nelson Cruz lead-off Home Run (1) to left. A.J. Pierzynski due up.
Angels 8, Rangers 4 Bot 9, 0 OutsApr 6 7:03 PM
- Chris Iannetta sacrifice fly to right scored Mark Trumbo with two out. On the play, Howie Kendrick advances to third. Runner on third and Peter Bourjos due up.
Angels 8, Rangers 3 Top 7, 2 OutsApr 6 6:20 PM
- David Murphy tripled to center scored Elvis Andrus. Runner on third with two out and Nelson Cruz due up.
Angels 7, Rangers 3 Bot 6, 2 OutsApr 6 6:08 PM
- Albert Pujols two-out, solo Home Run 2 (2) to left. Josh Hamilton due up.
Angels 7, Rangers 2 Top 6, 2 OutsApr 6 5:53 PM
- Peter Bourjos lead-off Home Run (1) to left. Mike Trout due up.
Angels 6, Rangers 2 Top 6, 0 OutsApr 6 5:46 PM
- Ian Kinsler two-out, solo Home Run (2) to left center. Elvis Andrus due up.
Angels 5, Rangers 2 Bot 3, 2 OutsApr 6 4:58 PM
- Mitch Moreland one-out, solo Home Run (1) to right. Leonys Martin due up.
Angels 5, Rangers 1 Bot 3, 1 OutApr 6 4:54 PM
- Erick Aybar sacrifice fly to center scored Chris Iannetta with two out. Runner on second and Albert Pujols due up.
Angels 5, Rangers 0 Top 2, 2 OutsApr 6 4:31 PM
- Mark Trumbo one-out, two-run Home Run (1) to right scored Josh Hamilton. Howie Kendrick due up.
Angels 4, Rangers 0 Top 1, 1 OutApr 6 4:14 PM
- Albert Pujols one-out, two-run Home Run (1) to center scored Erick Aybar. Josh Hamilton due up.
Angels 2, Rangers 0 Top 1, 1 OutApr 6 4:11 PM
- LOS ANGELES: 0
Top 1, 0 Outs
Apr 6 4:07 PM
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