| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Matt Shoemaker was diagnosed Tuesday with a mild strain of his left oblique, a rib-cage injury that will force the Angels right-hander to miss his next start and could threaten his availability for the playoffs.
Shoemaker, when asked whether he will...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 10:43 PM
The Angels have thrived in the wake of season-ending injuries to pitchers Garrett Richards and Tyler Skaggs, moving to the brink of the American League West title despite Tuesday night's 13-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners.
Oakland lost to Texas, reducing...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:37 PM
KEY MOMENT: Mike Morin entered with the bases loaded and two outs in the fifth inning and got Elvis Andrus to ground back to the mound on his first pitch, preserving a 4-1 Angels lead.
AT THE PLATE: Erick Aybar hit a two-run homer to right in the second,...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 11:35 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Angels entered the fifth inning trailing 3-2, but a dropped fly ball by Astros right fielder Jake Marisnick on a ball hit by Collin Cowgill opened the flood gates. Erick Aybar scored to tie the game, and the next batter, Kole Calhoun,...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:42 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Angels were hitless against starter Phil Hughes in the fourth through seventh innings, but Albert Pujols greeted reliever Casey Fien with a leadoff single in the eighth, and Howie Kendrick hit a run-scoring triple off the center-field wall...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 4:44 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Angels ended a 3-3 tie with a three-run fifth inning. C.J. Cron led off with a double to center field and took third base on an error. Erick Aybar hit a sacrifice fly, Mike Trout walked and Albert Pujols singled. Howie Kendrick hit a two-...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 6:48 AM
C.J. Wilson had barely completed his warmup pitches before Sunday’s game at Target Field when the Angels pitcher found himself in a heap of trouble.
The first two Twins batters reached on singles, and you could sense some concern in the Angels...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Jim Mora and his coaching staff should chip in and buy a steak dinner at the best restaurant in Charlottesville for the Virginia starting quarterback, as he was the Bruins' primary scoring weapon last Saturday. I shudder to think what the outcome would...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:05 PM
BALTIMORE — The first shock wave came when Oakland, the team the Angels are chasing in the American League West, acquired Boston ace Jon Lester for left fielder and cleanup batter Yoenis Cespedes, giving the Athletics a formidable rotation that...
| Jun 8, 2014
KEY MOMENT: With the bases loaded and no outs in the eighth inning and White Sox starter Chris Sale appearing to tire, Chicago Manager Robin Ventura kept the left-hander in the game to face Mike Trout, who drove Sale's 115th pitch of the game over the...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:34 PM
KEY MOMENT: Joe Smith replaced starter C.J. Wilson with one out and a runner on first in the eighth inning and gave up a double to Alejandro De Aza and RBI singles to Conor Gillaspie and Adam Eaton. But Gordon Beckham hit a first-pitch grounder to third...