| Jun 14, 2015
| 8:04 PM
Byron Buxton sat in the dugout about an hour before making his major league debut and identified speed as his greatest baseball attribute.
He quickly got to show it off, too.
Despite going 0 for 4, Buxton streaked home with the go-ahead run in the ninth...
| Jun 7, 2015
| 3:05 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. An appreciate roar greeted Salvador Perez as he trotted out of the Kansas City dugout, greeted closer Greg Holland and settled behind home plate for the top of the ninth inning of Sunday's 4-3 victory.
Thanks to Perez's solo shot in...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 9:47 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Rangers turned up the Texas heat on White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon early Thursday night at Globe Life Park, but the rookie didn't wilt, stranding five baserunners in the first two innings.
The same couldn't be said of...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 7:35 PM
KEY MOMENT: In the 11th inning, Leonys Martin lifted a Jose Alvarez fastball just over the right-field wall to put the Rangers, who had trailed by a run entering the ninth inning, ahead 4-3.
AT THE PLATE: The Angels had 15 hits but left 14 runners on...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 10:13 PM
KEY MOMENT: Designated hitter C.J. Cron came to the plate with the bases loaded and the score tied, 1-1, with two out in the sixth inning. Cron lined a pitch from reliever Roman Mendez up the middle, and center fielder Leonys Martin dived but could not...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 5:30 PM
There are a slew of mechanical adjustments a pitcher can make to iron out his delivery, from the rotation of his hips to the placement of his hands to the length of his stride toward the plate.
Shaving a three-inch-wide stripe from the front to the back...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 2:32 PM
The Angels scored as many runs in the second inning Wednesday as they had in any of their first eight games, riding a season-high 13-hit outburst to an easy 10-2 victory over the Texas Rangers in Globe Life Park.
Johnny Giavotella split the left-...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:58 PM
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...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 11:03 PM
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,...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 9:43 PM
Angels 5, Texas 4
AT THE PLATE: The Angels ended a three-game losing streak when Johnny Giavotella doubled to lead off the ninth, took third on Eric Stamets' single and scored the winning run on a wild pitch. Marc Krauss, who is battling for a reserve...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Jose Abreu's harrowing journey to the White Sox began last year on a small boat on the shores of Cuba.
"I've heard Abreu's story, and I thought mine was crazy," said teammate and fellow Cuban native Adrian Nieto, who came to the U.S. on a raft with...