| Jul 5, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Snub Day, more commonly referred to as All-Star selection day, is here again.
While some may focus on the actual makeup of the All-Star teams, the more interesting stories are often the guys with deserving stats who have to stay home.
| Jul 6, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Everyone loves Mike Trout. There was no mystery in his selection to the All-Star game on Sunday. Trout got more fan votes than any player in the major leagues except Jose Bautista of the Toronto Blue Jays. And, in the ultimate sign of respect among his...
| May 29, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Albert Pujols was not in the starting lineup for the first time this season Thursday night, but the Angels first baseman said it was a scheduled day off and that he has not been slowed by any kind of injury.
“They told me [Wednesday] that no...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 2:12 PM
CLEVELAND — The White Sox surveyed a potential future infielder when they called up Carlos Sanchez from Triple-A Charlotte to fill in for Sunday’s game against the Indians at Progressive Field.
Sanchez was summoned after a back injury...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:19 PM
The New York Yankees will be without staff ace Masahiro Tanaka for at least the next two weeks -- and possibly longer. The All-Star hurler was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday as he flew back to New York to have an MRI performed on his...
| May 24, 2014
| 9:45 PM
KEY MOMENT: After Danny Valencia led off the 13th inning with a double, the Royals decided to play for one run. Alcides Escobar laid down the sacrifice bunt, but rookie Mike Morin, the Angels' sixth pitcher, made an errant throw. Valencia scored from...
| May 25, 2014
| 5:34 PM
They’re rare, though perhaps not as completely rare as you might believe. Josh Beckett’s no-hitter on Sunday was the 283rd thrown in major league history.
When you think of the pitchers who have thrown no-nos, fireballers like Sandy Koufax,...
| May 27, 2014
| 11:08 PM
KEY MOMENT: Angels pitcher Jered Weaver walked .153-hitting No. 9 batter Brad Miller to load the bases with two outs in the fourth inning and threw a fastball to the backstop for a wild pitch that allowed the Mariners to trim the lead to 4-3. But the...
| May 28, 2014
| 10:17 PM
KEY MOMENT: With runners on second and third and two out in the second, Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson fell behind No. 8 hitter Mike Zunino with a three-ball count. Instead of walking Zunino to face .182-hitting Nick Franklin, Wilson caught too much of...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Mariners 4, Dodgers 1
AT THE PLATE: The Dodgers got only five hits off Seattle's Felix Hernandez and six relievers, two of which went for extra bases: Yasiel Puig's leadoff double and an eighth-inning solo home run from minor leaguer Trayvon Robinson....
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:37 PM
PHOENIX — Like many athletes, JC Boscan has a routine he follows each day.
"When I wake up," the Dodgers catching prospect said, "the first thing I do is check my cell phone."
The habit is all about family. While Boscan is in Arizona battling...