| Jul 21, 2014
| 7:08 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. – The biggest sign of Kevin Gausman's growth this season might be the moxie he has shown with his ability to get out of trouble.
The Orioles right-hander did it last month in Tampa Bay, where he loaded the bases in the first inning...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:55 AM
A fast-rising Adam Jones was fifth in the outfield balloting for the American League when results were last released Monday, and MLB tweeted today that he's been gaining on Toronto's Melky Cabrera and Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes, both of whom were ahead...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:54 AM
Angels pitcher Garrett Richards was asked after Wednesday night’s 6-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins if his 2/3-inning, five-hit, five-run shellacking at the hands of the Oakland Athletics on May 30 was a “defining point” of his...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 9:18 PM
The Orioles were forced to call on pitching prospect Kevin Gausman for a spot start Saturday night against the Oakland Athletics because of an injury to their rotation. With his honeymoon of hype over, all the hoopla that accompanied the 23-year-old's...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:50 PM
KEY MOMENT: The A's were one out away from escaping a two-on, none-out jam in the fourth inning when pitcher Jesse Chavez got Erick Aybar to ground into a 4-6-3 double play. But Raul Ibanez, who entered with a .143 average and hadn't driven in a run since...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 11:20 PM
After a weekend of Manny Machado-fueled controversy in Baltimore, the Oakland Athletics couldn’t get too worked up over Angels closer Ernesto Frieri, who predicted that his team “would beat” the A’s this week and said that...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:55 AM
That Collin Cowgill hit a walk-off home run with two outs in the 14th inning to lift the Angels to a thrilling 2-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night wasn’t all that surprising.
Despite his smallish 5-foot-9, 185-pound frame and...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 11:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: With Yoenis Cespedes at second base in the sixth inning, Brandon Moss hit a dribbler to the right of Angels starter Jered Weaver. But with Weaver's delivery pulling his body to his left, Moss' soft hit went for an infield single and Cespedes...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 11:25 PM
Mike Scioscia was fully aware of both the calendar and the consequences Friday when his Angels opened a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics.
The lead in the American League West was hanging in the balance with five weeks left in the season....
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:50 PM
KEY MOMENT: Angels reliever Joe Smith sailed a two-out pitch to the backstop, allowing Coco Crisp to score the winning run from third in the eighth inning. Crisp had greeted Smith with a single to center and worked his way to third on a pair of...
| Aug 24, 2014
It took the Angels more than three years to climb alone to the top of the American League West, a summit they had last reached in May 2011. But they needed only six days to lose their footing and slip back into a first-place tie with the Oakland...