| 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...
| 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 30, 2014
| 9:23 PM
The Angels are not in Texas anymore. Remember that four-game sweep of the lowly Rangers before the All-Star break, when the Angels scored 33 runs and 51 hits and went 17 for 43 (.395) with runners in scoring position?
In 12 games since, including...
| Jul 20, 2014
KEY MOMENT: Kyle Seager and Logan Morrison, who each hit left-handed, opened the 12th inning with doubles against left-hander Joe Thatcher to end a 1-1 tie and end at 15 a streak of consecutive scoreless innings by Angels relievers. Endy Chavez's bunt...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Garrett Richards might not have been an All-Star but he sure pitched like one Saturday night, tossing a perfect game through five innings. The Angels lost 3-2 in 12 innings.
The second contest of a three-game set against Seattle pitted Richards...
| 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...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:03 PM
TOP OF THE ORDER
Mike Hiserman ranks the 30 teams.
Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games:
1. SAN FRANCISCO: Right-hander Jean Machi (0.31 ERA) has major league-best 23 1/3 -inning scoreless streak. (3)
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
There should not have been a sense of urgency surrounding this weekend's series between the Angels and Oakland Athletics.
The Angels have the best record in the major leagues. The A's have the second-best record. The teams might joust over the...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:18 PM
BOSTON -- On the day Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon said his contending Mariners were officially starting their stretch run, the Boston Red Sox tried to play spoilers.
Well, if that's the case, his team, seeking the franchise's first postseason berth...