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Joe Smith (baseball)

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  • Angels' Matt Shoemaker shows resilience in 6-3 win over Texas

    Angels' Matt Shoemaker shows resilience in 6-3 win over Texas
    Rockets were flying all over Globe Life Park in the bottom of the first inning Monday night, and there was no life preserver in sight for Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker. Not that he was looking for one. When you sign as an undrafted free agent out of...
  • Collin Cowgill, David Freese lead Angels to 6-3 win over Texas

    Collin Cowgill, David Freese lead Angels to 6-3 win over Texas
    Angels 6, Texas 3 KEY MOMENT: With the Angels trailing, 3-1, in the fifth inning, Collin Cowgill tore into a 1-and-2 pitch from Ross Detwiler and drove a two-run homer to center field for a 3-3 tie. Mike Trout walked, and David Freese hit a two-out,...
  • Angels owner's stance in Josh Hamilton case puts players in tough spot

    Angels owner's stance in Josh Hamilton case puts players in tough spot
    Owner Arte Moreno's hard-line stance toward Josh Hamilton, whose substance-abuse relapse has triggered an ugly dispute between the organization and the outfielder, has put Angels players in an awkward position. Hamilton is a friend to many players, a...
  • Albert Pujols hits his 521st homer in Angels' 5-3 win over Seattle

    Albert Pujols hits his 521st homer in Angels' 5-3 win over Seattle
    KEY MOMENT: Angels setup man Joe Smith, summoned to protect a 5-3 lead in the eighth inning, ran into immediate trouble when Dustin Ackley led off with an infield single and Robinson Cano doubled to right-center field, putting runners on second and...
  • Angels win ends with Joe Smith high-wire act, Huston Street save

    Angels win ends with Joe Smith high-wire act, Huston Street save
    Matt Shoemaker was done for the night, his six-inning, three-run, six-hit effort against the Seattle Mariners giving way to an icing session on the couch in front of a television in the Angels’ Safeco Field clubhouse. The Angels had a two-run lead...
  • Angels set roster for opening day

    Angels set roster for opening day
    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. First...
  • Angels appear stronger than last season

    Angels appear stronger than last season
    Albert Pujols has played on enough championship-caliber clubs to know what one looks and feels like. As he surveyed the Angels clubhouse in the waning days of spring training, the first baseman liked what he saw. "I think we have a better team this year...
  • Sizing up the Angels' roster

    Sizing up the Angels' roster
    Times reporter Mike DiGiovanna sizes up the Angels' projected 25-man roster for opening day: No.; STARTERS; Pos; B/T; Age; Comment 56; Kole Calhoun; RF; L/L; 27; Third player in franchise history to log 30 doubles, 15 HRs batting leadoff, joining...
  • Freeway Series: Angels 6, Dodgers 0

    Freeway Series: Angels 6, Dodgers 0
    AT THE PLATE: One pitch after being brushed back by Pedro Baez's high-and-tight, 96-mph fastball in the fifth inning, Angels slugger Albert Pujols lined a grand slam over the left-center-field wall, his fifth homer of the spring. The Angels loaded the...
  • Spring training: Oakland 13, Angels 10

    Spring training: Oakland 13, Angels 10
    Oakland 13, Angels 10 AT THE PLATE: Collin Cowgill and Kole Calhoun hit home runs, Mike Trout doubled, and David Freese hit a two-run home run to deep center field in a four-run third inning, which ended Athletics left-hander Barry Zito's scoreless...
  • Angels fall to Mariners, 5-3, in spring game

    Angels fall to Mariners, 5-3, in spring game
    Seattle 5, Angels 3 AT THE PLATE: Matt Joyce snapped Seattle right-hander Taijuan Walker's 19-inning spring scoreless streak with a long solo homer to center field in the second, giving the Angels left fielder eight hits, including two homers and two...