Angels defeat Yanks, advance to ALCS the Angels gets a champagne shampoo from a teammate after the Angels beat the New York Yankees, 5-3, in the deciding game of their playoff series Monday night at Angel Stadium in Anaheim. At right, Adam Kennedy watches his two-run triple in the third inning, the hit that put the Angels ahead to stay. The Angels will open the American League Championship Series today in Chicago against the White Sox. Winner goes to the World Series. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!