- The Washington Times - Monday, March 16, 2009

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (AP) - Torii Hunter and Howie Kendrick each hit a two-run double, leading the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-5 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Monday.

Hunter had a two-run double in a three-run first inning off Jeremy Affeldt, who started when the Giants scratched reigning NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum because of a slight case of the flu.

Lincecum is to make his next start Wednesday in place of Randy Johnson, who will be skipped because of biceps soreness, manager Bruce Bochy said.



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