Yankees sweep day-night twin bill with Angels

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New York Daily News

NEW YORK — They may be the Bronx Bombers, but Thursday the Yankees put on a showcase of starting pitching. After Nestor Cortes threw seven scoreless in the Yankees’ afternoon 6-1 win over the Angels, Jameson Taillon took a perfect game into the eighth inning of the Yankees’ 2-1 win in the nightcap at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees (36-15) swept the doubleheader and the series from the Angels (27-25), who have now lost eight in a row. The Yankees have won seven of their last nine games and regained the best record in baseball. Anthony Rizzo hit a pinch-hit, two-run single with the bases loaded in …

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