Boston, MA (Sports Network) - Hideki Matsui slugged a three-run homer and drove in four as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim snapped a nine-game losing streak to Boston with a 7-2 victory in the finale of a three-game set at Fenway Park.
Alberto Callaspo added a pair of RBI and Howie Kendrick collected two hits and knocked in a run for the Angels, who snapped a three-game losing skid and salvaged a game in the series.
Ervin Santana (13-8) got the win by scattering four hits and two runs over seven-plus innings.
David Ortiz homered and Adrian Beltre drove in the other run for the Red Sox, who had won three of four coming in.
Josh Beckett (3-3) was tagged in defeat for seven hits and six runs with six strikeouts and two walks in 6 1/3 frames.