Juan Rivera homered twice, including a
tiebreaking drive in the 11th, and the Los Angeles Angels beat
Texas 5-4 on Friday night despite the return of Rangers slugger
Rivera hit a 2-0 pitch from Matt Harrison (3-2) into the
left-field seats in his final at-bat, giving Los Angeles a 5-4 lead
with his 15th homer.
Rich Thompson (2-0) pitched an inning to get the win and Michael
Kohn worked out of a jam to earn his first major league save.