Anaheim, CA (Sports Network) - Manny Machado and J.J. Hardy each belted two-
run homers to lead the Baltimore Orioles to an 8-4 victory over the Los
Angeles Angels and win the four-game series between the teams.
Hardy ended 2-for-4 in the triumph, with Ryan Flaherty contributing a two-run
single to help Baltimore conclude a successful 11-game road trip with a 7-4
Jason Hammel (5-1) overcame a three-run bottom of the first inning to post a
fourth consecutive winning decision. The right-hander held the Angels to one
run over the remainder of his six-inning stint, while finishing with five
Mike Trout went 2-for-5 with a solo homer and two runs scored in the loss, the
ninth in 12 outings for the disappointing Angels. Alberto Callaspo and Howie
Kendrick also collected a pair of hits with an RBI for Anaheim.
Jerome Williams (1-1) struck out six over 4 1/3 innings in his first start of
the season, but the Angels' righty served up both Baltimore homers and
permitted five runs total.
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