| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Washington had the best record in the National League and was eliminated in the first round of the playoffs last season. The team's go-for-it off-season response was to sign ace Max Scherzer for seven years and $210 million.
The Angels had the best...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 3:00 AM
On a July afternoon five years ago, the possibility of Mike Trout became quite apparent to the Angels manager.
Before Trout's $144.5-million contract, before the custom Nike cleats bearing the colors of a rainbow trout that he wore in the All-Star...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:20 AM
DISTRICT 11 CLASS 4A FINAL
•Who: No. 7 Parkland (10-2 overall) at No. 1 Easton (12-0)
•When/where: 7 tonight, Cottingham Stadium.
•At stake: A berth in next week's PIAA 4A quarterfinals against the winner of the District 12 final...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 10:05 AM
It’s open season on baseball’s free agents, but don’t expect the Angels to do any big-game hunting. It figures to be another winter of prudent spending for the club that lavished $317.5 million on Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson in...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:29 AM
DISTRICT 11 CLASS 3A SEMIFINAL
NO. 4 LEHIGHTON (8-2) at No. 1 BETHLEHEM CATHOLIC (9-1)
•When/where: 7 p.m. Saturday at Bethlehem Area School District Stadium
•At stake: A spot in next week's finals against either No. 2 Southern Lehigh (9-1)...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 11:55 AM
DISTRICT 2-11 CLASS 4A SUBREGIONAL SEMIFINAL
Who: No. 7 Parkland (9-2) at No. 3 Delaware Valley (10-1)
When: 7 p.m. tonight.
At stake: A berth in the subregional title game against either No. 1 Easton (11-0) or No. 4 Freedom (9-2) next weekend....
| Oct 30, 2014
| 4:04 PM
The Angels wasted no time making two of their easiest decisions of the off-season Thursday, exercising closer Huston Street’s $7-million option for 2015 and declining a $4.5-million option on injured reliever Sean Burnett.
Street, acquired from...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 11:09 PM
Jered Weaver shuffled slowly to his locker. He sat down, stared into his locker, then dropped his head into his hands.
This was not for a few moments. This was for minutes, and more than a few.
All around him, his teammates went about their business....
| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:50 PM
The Angels rallied in the wake of a season-ending injury to their best pitcher, Garrett Richards, in August and got so hot they turned a four-game American League West deficit on Aug.10 into a runaway division title.
They toiled through a six-month...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Mike Trout is batting .290 entering the final weekend of the regular season, well off the .323 he hit last season and .326 average as a rookie in 2012.
The Angels center fielder leads the American League with 181 strikeouts, far more than the 139 and...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:25 PM
The happiest place on Earth on Thursday night was supposed to be just a mile or so down the street from the Happiest Place on Earth. The best fireworks were going to be at the Big A.
That's because the Angels, with the best record in baseball, were at...