Eric Young Jr.'s first homer lead Angels to 2-1 win over Braves - CBS46 News

Eric Young Jr.'s first homer lead Angels to 2-1 win over Braves

Posted: Updated:
(Source: MGN) (Source: MGN)
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -

Eric Young Jr. made his first home run of the season timely, the solo shot in the eighth inning providing the Los Angeles Angels with a 2-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday night.

The Angels' Albert Pujols remained at 599 career home runs, collecting one single in four at-bats.

The Braves opened the scoring in the second inning when Matt Kemp drilled a solo home run. For Kemp it was No. 10 on the season and No. 250 for his career.

It was also his 40th hit in May.

Copyright 2017 Associated Press. All rights reserved.