| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:29 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — So much for Josh Hamilton papering over the memory of a disappointing season with a monster spring training.
The Angels open Cactus League play Friday, but it could be weeks before their left fielder joins the lineup. On Tuesday, he...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 2:52 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — The blueprint worked in 2002, when the Angels won a World Series title with a competent but hardly overpowering rotation and a deep and dominant bullpen led by Troy Percival, Brendan Donnelly and Francisco Rodriguez.
It would be...
| 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 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Poco después de unirse a los Marineros de Seattle gracias a un temerario contrato de 10 temporadas y un monto de $240 millones, el parsimonioso Robinson Canó se quejó.
Y su querella de entonces —aseguraba que los Yankees le habían faltado...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:45 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. -- There will be no shortage of marquee names when the Angels take the field for their first full-squad workout Wednesday. Mike Trout, American League most-valuable-player runner-up the last two years, will be in camp, as will three-time...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 4:50 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — His $8.5-million contract guarantees him nothing beyond a pile of money. His spring-training locker is among the five corner cubicles reserved for established starting pitchers, but he is as much of a rotation lock as the reporters...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 6:20 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — Mark Mulder's comeback attempt from a five-year retirement went from heartwarming to heartbreaking Saturday when the Angels pitcher sustained a ruptured Achilles' tendon in his left foot. The 36-year-old left-hander will undergo...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 9:55 PM
Angels pitchers and catchers report Thursday to Tempe, Ariz., to begin spring training. The team’s projected lineup and camp participants:
STARTERS (projected batting order):
Kole Calhoun, RF; Mike Trout, CF; Albert Pujols, 1B; Josh Hamilton,...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 9:59 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Doomed from the start. No phrase better captures the last two playoff-free seasons for the Angels, who were 18-25 and eight games back in the American League West by mid-May 2012 and 15-27 and 12 games back by mid-May 2013.
| 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 /...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:20 AM
The New York Yankees’ signing of Japanese pitching sensation Masahiro Tanaka to a reported seven-year, $155-million deal on Wednesday doesn’t really change much for the Angels in their pursuit of a starting pitcher.
Though the Angels scouted...