Rookie Griffin Canning burned by long ball in Angels’ loss to Orioles

Rookie Griffin Canning burned by long ball in Angels’ loss to Orioles

In his fourth game since returning from elbow surgery, Angels DH Shohei Ohtani went 0 for 5 and struck out twice.

If the Angels scored eight runs, there's a pretty good chance Mike Trout had something to do with it, and sure enough he clocked a two-run home run in the third inning Friday night.

Seven-year-old Baltimore native Gavin Edelson met Trout last season when the youngster was carrying a sign that read "Mike Trout is my idol", and two hit it off.

The surging Angels have won 10 of 14 games after Saturday's 7-2 win. "I was just lucky that I could throw my changeup and slider for strikes".

On Saturday, the Orioles got a two-run homer from Dwight Smith the first inning against Harvey, but then proceeded to strand 10 runners, going 1-for-10 with runners in scoring position.

Los Angeles pulled even against Dan Straily (1-3) in the second on an RBI triple by Kole Calhoun. Luke Bard (1-1) followed with 1 2/3 scoreless innings.

Meanwhile, the Orioles are 0-4 in the last four Sunday games and 18-45 in the last 63 in game three of a series.

Save for the handful of mistakes that contributed to his first loss, Canning is as good as advertised so far with the Angels.

"If I get a little better, I'll probably get (extra-base hits)".

We've only been able to see Canning a couple of times this year, but overall he's been solid with a total of five earned runs in two starts.

Angels: LHP Andrew Heaney (left elbow inflammation) is expected to make the second of three planned rehab starts in the next few days.

Orioles: Dylan Bundy (1-4, 5.30) tries to build on his last outing, when he pitched 7 1/3 shutout innings Saturday against Tampa Bay.

Rookie John Means (5-3) allowed one run, four hits and three walks in six innings, throwing a season-high 110 pitches and lowering his ERA from 2.48 to 2.33.

The Angels are 8-11 on the road. Despite having four hits Friday night and owning a.390 lifetime batting average against Baltimore, Andrelton Simmons was rested until the eighth inning by Ausmus.



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