| Nov 21, 2011
Greg Halman: The death of Seattle Mariners outfielder Greg Halman early Monday devastated the baseball world. Halman was found stabbed to death in his native Netherlands, and his brother has been arrested as a suspect....
| Jun 8, 2015
| 3:38 PM
Shortstop Erick Aybar chuckles as he recalls the 2010 version of himself, the one the Angels tried in the leadoff spot.
The 5-foot-10, 180-pound switch-hitter fit into the role then about as comfortably as he would fit into Albert Pujols' uniform.
| May 21, 2015
| 6:00 AM
If the Angels are to snap out of their season-long offensive slump, they’ll need Erick Aybar to provide a spark at the top of the order, a spot the switch-hitting shortstop was moved to Monday and one he could hold for a while.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Eric Hosmer was looking to swing away on the first pitch, and after he connected, he leaned back and watched the ball soar. For the second night in a row, the Angles were doomed by an extra-inning home run by the Royals.
They now trail 0-2 in the...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 2:48 PM
CHONE FIGGINS, 36, utility.
Final 2014 stats: .217 batting average, .373 on-base and .267 slugging percentages, four stolen bases and eight runs in 38 games. Walked 14 times in 76 plate appearances.
Contract status: Free agent.
The good: Played...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 2:26 PM
JUSTIN TURNER, 30, infielder
Final 2014 stats: .340 batting average, seven homers, 43 RBI, 21 doubles and 46 runs in only 288 plate appearances, with .404 on-base and .493 slugging percentages
Contract status: Arbitration eligible
The good: One of...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:42 PM
The Dodgers, in search of infield depth, agreed Wednesday to a minor league contract with former Angels standout Chone Figgins.
The Dodgers declined to confirm the deal. If Figgins makes the Dodgers in spring training, he would provide depth at second...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:41 PM
CLEVELAND — At least with Albert Pujols the Angels can point to the excruciating pain he felt in his left heel, which finally gave out on July 26, and a sore right knee as tangible reasons for his career-low average and on-base and slugging...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:17 AM
PHOENIX -- Clayton Kershaw might not start for the Dodgers on opening day, but he will pitch in their first exhibition game of the spring.
Kershaw is scheduled to take the mound Wednesday at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, where the Dodgers will...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:35 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — The Angels hope for great things from David Freese, their new third baseman. What they cannot hope for are the best days of Freese's baseball life.
He already had them.
In 2011, he saved the St. Louis Cardinals from extinction...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter Wednesday for a fiery wreck that killed his teammate and close friend, Jerry Brown.
He faces up to 20 years in prison for a December 2012 wreck after a night of...