| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:27 PM
HOUSTON — Joe Blanton delivered his third straight quality start, and the Angels scored four runs in the fourth inning Saturday on the way to extending their win streak to five with a 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros.
Blanton, who was in danger...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 6:58 PM
— For one afternoon in a horrific season, baseball was fun again for Josh Hamilton, the Angels right fielder who saved at least three runs with two leaping catches at the wall in Saturday's 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros in Minute Maid Park....
| Jun 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
HOUSTON -- C.J. Wilson threw seven strong innings, and Josh Hamilton snapped a tie with a run-scoring double in the eighth inning to lead the Angels to a 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on Sunday.
The win completed a three-game...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:59 PM
DETROIT—The Angels won a game and gained an ace on Thursday, beating the Detroit Tigers, 3-1, in 10 innings in Comerica Park and savoring a strong start by Jered Weaver, who allowed one run and seven hits, struck out six and walked two in seven...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 11:07 PM
Shadows covered most of the infield at Angel Stadium when Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Gerrit Cole took his place on the mound and brought the heat back to a cooling Friday evening.
Pitching quickly and efficiently in only his third major league...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 10:38 PM
Jerome Williams has made little secret of his desire to start for the Angels.
And with a 4-2 record and a staff-low 3.48 ERA in seven tries entering the weekend, he had a pretty good case that his desire should be fulfilled.
Problem is the Angels have...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 7:40 PM
The weather isn't the only thing that typically heats up each June.
So does Angels right-hander Tommy Hanson, who has gone 10-0 with a 2.78 earned-run average in June over the last three seasons. He continued that run Saturday by pitching the Angels...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:52 PM
First baseman Albert Pujols and shortstop Erick Aybar have won Gold Glove Awards, Peter Bourjos and Mike Trout are considered Gold Glove-caliber outfielders, and third baseman Alberto Callaspo and second baseman Howie Kendrick are usually dependable if...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:26 AM
I don't care what the calendar says, if teams are playing baseball in Arizona, spring has sprung.
In fact it was more like summer last week when my sister-in-law, Patsy Hadlich, and I made our annual trip to the Cactus League games, with her son, Jeff,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:35 AM
The torrential downpour that transformed the Camden Yards infield into a muddy slop Monday night made any routine baseball play difficult.
But the timing was perfect for the Orioles, who scored two runs through monsoon-like rain in the bottom of the...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 2:34 PM
BOSTON -- The Angels took a walk on the wild side of Red Sox reliever Franklin Morales, using four free passes -- two with the bases loaded -- to break open a close game Saturday with four seventh-inning runs en route to a 9-5 victory in the first game of...