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  • Dodgers find plenty of offense in 9-4 win over Padres

    Dodgers find plenty of offense in 9-4 win over Padres
    KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers scored twice in the fourth inning to open up a 4-1 lead, as Yasiel Puig singled in Matt Kemp and A.J. Ellis grounded out to drive in Carl Crawford. For Puig, the run batted in was his first in 16 games. The game moved completely...
  • Angels' slugging doesn't stop in 9-3 victory over Rangers

    Angels' slugging doesn't stop in 9-3 victory over Rangers
    The Angels were playing their third game in three days in three cities, a somewhat dizzying array of flights, bus rides and hotels that prompted Manager Mike Scioscia to quip before Tuesday night's game against the Texas Rangers: "Where are we?" Then...
  • Angels grounded by Houston Astros, 4-1

    Angels grounded by Houston Astros, 4-1
    This is why the Angels tempered their enthusiasm after completing a four-game sweep of Oakland on Sunday, marking the occasion with statements such as "There's a lot of baseball left" and "We can't get too excited yet." They know how quickly things can...
  • Angels come through in the clutch in 5-4 win over Twins

    Angels come through in the clutch in 5-4 win over Twins
    David Freese seemed a little perturbed Thursday when reporters started peppering him with questions about his slump. "Guys, I didn't get a hit for three or four days," the Angels third baseman said. "Come on." Actually, Freese went six games without a...
  • Angels exercise General Manager Jerry Dipoto's 2015 contract option

    Angels exercise General Manager Jerry Dipoto's 2015 contract option
    The Angels’ transformation from an underachieving non-contender in 2013 to one of baseball’s best teams in 2014 paid off for General Manager Jerry Dipoto, who had the 2015 option on his contract exercised by owner Arte Moreno. Dipoto, who...
  • On The Fly: Boston College Gets Big Day Out Of Tyler Murphy

    A significant leftover from college football's first weekend? Boston College beat UMass in the game promoted as the "Battle of the Bay State," but the best player on the field was a Connecticut kid. Tyler Murphy of Wethersfield rushed for 118 yards and...
  • Angels remain cautious despite five-game lead going into pennant race

    Angels remain cautious despite five-game lead going into pennant race
    The Angels players held their fantasy football league draft after Sunday's game, which means two things: The NFL season is about to begin and so are the baseball pennant races. The Angels will enter their race with a five-game head start after...
  • Wade LeBlanc out of Angels rotation; Could Trevor Cahill join team?

    Wade LeBlanc out of Angels rotation; Could Trevor Cahill join team?
    The Angels have a big four-game series against the American League West-rival Oakland Athletics this weekend in Anaheim, and they're not sure who their starting pitcher will be for one of those games, on Saturday night. They know who it won’t be,...
  • Angels top Marlins, 8-2, and pull ahead of A's in AL West

    Angels top Marlins, 8-2, and pull ahead of A's in AL West
    AT THE PLATE: The Angels had six straight hits in a five-run fourth inning, David Freese's double, singles by Efren Navarro (scoring a run), Hank Conger and Kole Calhoun (scoring Navarro), Mike Trout's RBI double and Albert Pujols' two-run single. Freese,...
  • Angels rookie Matt Shoemaker is something of a savior as they win, 8-2

    Angels rookie Matt Shoemaker is something of a savior as they win, 8-2
    It will be almost impossible for Matt Shoemaker to pry the American League rookie-of-the-year award from the meaty mitts of Chicago White Sox slugger Jose Abreu, who is hitting .308 with 33 homers and a league-leading 94 runs batted in. But the Angels...
  • Angels' Albert Pujols is again showing stellar form

    Angels' Albert Pujols is again showing stellar form
    Every now and then, Albert Pujols reminds us of what he once did on a remarkably regular basis, unleashing the efficient, potent swings that were his trademark when he was voted the National League most valuable player three times and was one of the top...