| Apr 23, 2015
ANAHEIM, Calif. Sonny Gray pitched out of a monster jam in the third inning, then settled in and waited for the Oakland A's hitters to come alive, which they did in a monster way in a 9-2 win over the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday.
Oakland bats squandered...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 11:16 PM
In the second inning of his start Wednesday, Jered Weaver toed the rubber, reared back and unleashed his fastest pitch of the night.
It floated by at 86 mph.
As the 32-year-old Weaver has aged, and his fastball lost its zip, much has been made of...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 11:02 PM
KEY MOMENT: It appeared C.J. Cron had grounded into a double play to end the second inning, but a replay review indicated Cron had beaten the relay throw to first. The next five batters reached base, with the Angels scoring four times — three on a...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 8:07 AM
Houston reliever Chad Qualls got two quick strikes on Mike Trout in the eighth inning of a tie game Friday night and threw two nasty pitches, down and in, to the Angels center fielder.
It’s the kind of at-bat that would have probably ended in...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 10:12 AM
Scott Boras, the high-profile sports agent who has represented such Major League Baseball stars as Alex Rodriguez and Jered Weaver, has put a home in Newport Coast on the market for $3.525 million.
The Mediterranean-style home, built in 2004, has raised...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 7:00 AM
If the Angels have any concerns about Jered Weaver after the veteran right-hander’s second shaky start to open the season, they hide them well.
Weaver was tagged for six runs and seven hits, two of them home runs, and he walked four and struck out...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 9:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: Within a span of six pitches in the fourth inning, Angels starter Jered Weaver gave up a two-run single to Alex Rios and hung a 2-and-2 changeup to Salvador Perez, who belted it into the left-field seats for a two-run homer that capped a five-...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 8:01 PM
It was a statistic that defied logic. Felix Hernandez has been one of baseball's best pitchers for a decade, a dominant right-hander with a 125-92 career record and 3.07 earned-run average, but going into 2014, the Seattle Mariners' ace had a pedestrian...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 7:55 AM
The Angels finalized their opening day roster after Saturday’s final spring training exhibition at Dodger Stadium, awarding bullpen spots to left-handers Jose Alvarez and Cesar Ramos as well as right-handers Vinnie Pestano and Drew Rucinski.
| Apr 4, 2015
| 10:35 PM
When Jered Weaver walks to the mound Monday in Seattle, it will mark the start of his 10th season pitching for the Angels and Mike Scioscia. Only one big league player has spent more time with the same manager, and he'll be standing at shortstop....
| Mar 27, 2015
| 7:29 PM
MESA, Ariz. — Joe Maddon isn't likely to glare over at the opposing dugout and shout profanities at the rival manager the way Dusty Baker and Tony La Russa often did when the Cubs and Cardinals faced each other a decade ago.
At least not right...