Posted June 12, 2012 on AP on Fox
Albert Pujols had a tiebreaking single with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Kenley Jansen, lifting the Los Angeles Angels to 3-2 victory over the Dodgers on Monday night. The Angels rallied from an early 2-0 deficit. Mike Trout homered in the fourth inning off Dodgers starter Chris Capuano and added an RBI single in the sixth to tie it. He then scored the go-ahead run from second base on Pujols' broken-bat hit. Jason Isringhausen (2-0), one of four Angels relievers, got one out for the win. Ernesto Frieri pitched the ninth for his fifth save. Jansen (4-1) pitched one inning for the Dodgers. The attendance was announced at 50,559 at Dodger Stadium but it appeared many fans stayed home to watch the Los Angeles Kings beat the New Jersey Devils in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup for their first title. The Angels moved within 2 1/2 games of Texas in the American League West, the closest they've been since April 12. The Dodgers' lead in the National League West was reduced to 4...
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