| Jun 9, 2015
| 10:19 PM
A lengthy list of problems, issues and concerns melted away for at least one night Tuesday, as the Angels pieced together what for them has been extremely elusive this season: a complete game.
Not the kind where the starting pitcher goes nine innings,...
| Jun 14, 2015
| 6:05 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. A's starter Sonny Gray is starting to pile up some serious numbers, not the least of which is his 1.60 ERA, the best in the major leagues, after pitching the A's to an 8-1 win over the Angels on Sunday.
The only run Gray allowed was the...
| Jun 14, 2015
| 6:48 PM
The afternoon was ugly for the Angels, but it could have been worse.
The Salt Lake Bees, their triple-A team, lost, 17-0. The Bees gave up 27 hits. They made 210 pitches. Their center fielder pitched the last inning. And, after that endless afternoon,...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 10:08 PM
As he tried to put Kyle Kubitza's shaky major league debut in perspective, Angels third-base coach Gary DiSarcina, the former shortstop, recalled his own wobbly baby steps as a big leaguer, his first plate appearance coming on May 21, 1990, in Cleveland,...
| Jun 7, 2015
| 4:05 PM
It's difficult enough for the Angels, with their spotty offense, to win games when they get superb pitching. String a few shoddy starts together, like they did the last week, and they have virtually no chance.
A rotation that leads the American League...
| Jun 2, 2015
| 11:12 PM
On the West Coast, a slugger has a milestone coming up that his team's owner will be delighted to pay.
There will be no threats, no contractual loopholes, no suggestion that a team that markets ballpark dirt cannot market a milestone.
| Jun 5, 2015
| 9:54 PM
The white flag went up in the bottom of the eighth inning Friday night with the Angels trailing the New York Yankees by seven runs. Manager Mike Scioscia pulled the top three hitters in his lineup, the heavily worked Erick Aybar, Mike Trout and Albert...
| May 24, 2015
| 1:23 PM
Mike Napoli tormented his old team one more time on Sunday, blasting a two-run home run in the second inning and a two-run double in the eighth to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 6-1 victory over the Angels in Fenway Park.
Napoli, the former Angels catcher...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 7:55 PM
AT THE PLATE: Yankees second baseman Stephen Drew, who entered with a .165 average, hit a two-run homer in the second inning and a solo shot in the sixth. Mark Teixeira hit a two-run shot in the third, his 17th homer of the season. Alex Rodriguez passed...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 12:23 AM
Baseball is a game of redemption, and Johnny Giavotella enjoyed proving that theory.
The Los Angeles Angels' second baseman hit a tiebreaking, two-run single with the bases loaded in the eighth inning, making up for an earlier error that helped the...
| May 31, 2015
| 11:18 PM
Are these the Angels, finally? Or was the weekend a big tease?
The Angels have been in first place in the American League West for two days this season. They have been in third place as recently as Wednesday.
On the other hand, they just swept a four-...