| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:17 PM
KEY MOMENT: Oakland loaded the bases off setup man Joe Smith in the eighth when Eric Sogard singled and Josh Donaldson and Brandon Moss walked with two outs. But Smith got Stephen Vogt to fly to right to snuff out the rally.
AT THE PLATE: Erick Aybar...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:15 PM
A look at how the 2014 Angels roster was put together:
PLAYER; AGE; SEASONS; CONTRACT; HOW ACQUIRED
Erick Aybar; 30; 9; 5 yrs/$40.08M (2012-16); Signed as amateur free agent in 2002.
Gordon Beckham; 29; 6; 1 yr/$4.18M; Acquired from...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:02 AM
The Angels opted for right-hander Vinnie Pestano over left-hander Joe Thatcher in the bullpen and contact-hitting Efren Navarro over power-hitting Brennan Boesch on the bench for their American League division series against the Kansas City Royals....
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:06 PM
On the other end of the phone line from Indianapolis, Micah Johnson was taking a 20-minute break from remodeling a kitchen. It was ugly before, he said, so he was replacing the cabinets, floors and counters, learning how to do the work as he went along....
| Sep 12, 2014
| 11:25 PM
The Angels were in a playful mood before yet another win Friday, 11-3 against the Houston Astros, and why not?
Gordon Beckham salsa danced as he took fielding practice. Children hoping for autographs threw bits of paper at a chuckling Mike Trout, who...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:52 PM
David Freese seemed a little perturbed Thursday when reporters started peppering him with questions about his slump.
"Guys, I didn't get a hit for three or four days," the Angels third baseman said. "Come on."
Actually, Freese went six games without a...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:37 PM
Shortstop Alexei Ramirez said it was strange Thursday to look around the White Sox clubhouse and recognize the club's changing of the guard, starting with the trade of Gordon Beckham last week and eventually ending next month with the retirement of Paul...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Adam Dunn paused, as if mentally stepping out of the batter’s box to collect his thoughts, then answered the question about his intentions to continue playing beyond this season.
“This is probably going to be it … this is probably...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:19 PM
On the night Jose Abreu clobbered his 24th and 25th home runs of the season, White Sox manager Robin Ventura marveled at how the ball comes off Abreu's bat.
"When he hits it on the barrel, it just continues to go," Ventura said. "It's like helium...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Javier Baez played catcher on his summer league team before his senior season at Arlington Country Day High School in Florida.
Theo Epstein won’t go that far to address the lack of upper level depth at catcher, but the Cubs’ president of...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:34 PM
KEY MOMENT: Joe Smith replaced starter C.J. Wilson with one out and a runner on first in the eighth inning and gave up a double to Alejandro De Aza and RBI singles to Conor Gillaspie and Adam Eaton. But Gordon Beckham hit a first-pitch grounder to third...