| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:09 PM
Josh Hamilton nearly scolded a reporter for asking if, in light of the Angels' brutal Aprils of 2012 and 2013, there was concern that a "here-we-go-again" mentality could creep into the clubhouse with another sluggish start.
"We haven't thought about...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:22 PM
Angels 11, Detroit Tigers 6
AT THE PLATE: Ian Stewart, a late addition to the lineup when third baseman David Freese was scratched because of right quadriceps tightness, came within a home run of the cycle, hitting a run-scoring triple in the second...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Tigers 5, Angels 2
KEY MOMENT: With runners on second and third and two outs in the top of the fourth inning, right-hander Max Scherzer struck out Erick Aybar swinging to end the inning and preserve a 3-1 lead. A hit by the Angels shortstop in that...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Astros 7, Angels 4
KEY MOMENT: There were five of them, actually, Jason Castro's two-run homer to left-center in the first, solo shots by Matt Dominguez to left in the second, Jesus Guzman to left in the fourth and Alex Presley to right-center in the...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:30 PM
So, what's next -- golf? Scribe-for-hire Eric Simonson and producers Fran Kirmser and Tony Ponturo have this factory assembly-line thing going with pro sports organizations: First came "Lombardi," backed by the National Football League, then "Magic /...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:25 AM
TEMPE, Ariz. -- On the day after he was hit in the head by a line drive, C.J. Wilson said he had no interest in wearing the protective caps now available to protect pitchers from such drives.
“It’s like wearing a bucket on your head,”...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:22 PM
The Angels plan to use six starters in Cactus League games, Manager Mike Scioscia said Thursday. That breakdown: the projected rotation of Jered Weaver, C.J. Wilson, Garrett Richards, Tyler Skaggs and Hector Santiago, with Joe Blanton getting his...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 9:35 AM
TEMPE, Ariz. — The Angels' Cactus League opener has a bit of an opening day feel about it.
Jered Weaver, the ace, is the starting pitcher. The Angels are fielding their everyday lineup, minus the injured Josh Hamilton.
The starting rotation...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 1:31 PM
C.J. Wilson might be a bit of a thrill seeker when it comes to terra firma, but don't expect him to try his hand at piloting stunt planes.
The Angels starter recently went for a wild ride with world champion air race pilot Kirby Chambliss and managed to...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 12:39 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. -- C.J. Wilson, who likes to be on the cutting edge with his training techniques, is using new video technology this spring in an effort to sharpen his delivery.
The Angels left-hander has been taking footage from practice on GoPro...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 10:32 AM
TEMPE, Ariz. — Manager Mike Scioscia said Wednesday that the Angels could open the season with eight relief pitchers, an acknowledgement that a youth-filled rotation may not be able to pitch as deep into games as the team would like.