| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:18 AM
TEMPE, Ariz. — Raul Ibanez is 41. He has not started a major league game at first base since he was 32.
The Angels will start him at first base in Monday's Cactus League game against the San Francisco Giants. If Ibanez can handle the position,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 6:45 PM
AT THE PLATE: Kole Calhoun hit a walk-off home run, the second of his two hits against the Giants. He also stole a base. Erick Aybar (two hits) and Howie Kendrick (two runs batted in) make for a hot-hitting middle infield, with Aybar at .333 and...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:29 PM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.—The first instant-replay challenge of the spring did not go well for the Angels and Manager Mike Scioscia at Salt River Fields on Monday.
Angels third baseman Luis Jimenez was called out at second on a stolen-base attempt in...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:43 PM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The Angels put baseball's new instant-replay system or, to be more precise, a crude facsimile of what will be used in the regular season, to the test for the first time Monday at Salt River Fields.
It did not go well, with...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:58 PM
Mike Trout has a routine before his first at-bat of each game, one from which he rarely deviates. The Angels center fielder walks briskly from the on-deck circle to the plate, taps the umpire and catcher on the shin guards with his bat and digs his foot...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Three of the Angels' nine regulars — Josh Hamilton, Kole Calhoun and David Freese — remain on the disabled list, and two of their top hitters, Mike Trout and Albert Pujols, are mired in slumps.
Leading off Wednesday...
| May 15, 2014
| 11:19 PM
The Angels' Efren Navarro hopes his latest cup of coffee in the big leagues is good to the last drop.
Entering Thursday's game, the first baseman and outfielder had five hits — including three doubles — in 14 at-bats and had driven in two...
| May 17, 2014
| 10:18 PM
KEY MOMENT: Already down two runs, Tampa Bay starter Cesar Ramos opened the second inning by hitting Luis Jimenez and giving up a single to Collin Cowgill. By the end of the inning, both runners had scored to give the Angels a 4-0 lead, and Ramos was...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:15 PM
Jered Weaver had a feeling Garrett Richards' national profile was about to grow on April 27, as the Angels prepared to face Japanese sensation Masahiro Tanaka in Yankee Stadium on ESPN's national Sunday night telecast.
“I told Garrett that all the...
| May 20, 2014
| 11:18 PM
KEY MOMENT: With two outs and the bases empty in the first inning, Houston first baseman Chris Carter booted Albert Pujols' grounder for an error. Pitcher Scott Feldman walked Raul Ibanez and Howie Kendrick to load the bases. David Freese stroked a two-...
| May 5, 2014
| 10:53 PM
KEY MOMENT: Angels starter Jered Weaver escaped a bases-loaded, none-out jam in the eighth by striking out Brett Gardner with an 88-mph fastball and getting Derek Jeter to ground into a 4-6-3 double play to preserve a 1-1 tie. Weaver pumped his fist...