| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:24 PM
The Angels avoided arbitration with David Freese on Wednesday, agreeing to terms with the third baseman on a one-year, $6.425-million deal, a salary that was exactly midway between the $7.6 million Freese sought and the $5.25 million the Angels offered....
| Jan 15, 2015
| 4:36 PM
A pair of left-handed pitchers, starter Hector Santiago and reliever Cesar Ramos, agreed to terms on 2015 contracts with the Angels on Thursday, avoiding arbitration.
Backup catcher Drew Butera, acquired in a December trade from the Dodgers, signed...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:44 PM
The Angels acquired Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays for veteran reliever Kevin Jepsen on Tuesday, a trade that gives them a primary designated hitter, a left-handed bat to balance a predominantly right-handed lineup, some corner outfield depth and a...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Rays 6, Red Sox 2: Ben Zobrist doubled in the tying and go-ahead runs in the eighth as visiting Tampa Bay stole the opener of a three-game series from Boston.
Clay Buchholz (8-10) cruised through the first seven innings for the Red Sox but walked Nick...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Rays 4, Yankees 3: James Loney homered among three hits and drove in a pair of runs as Tampa Bay beat New York at Yankee Stadium for the fifth straight time.
Ben Zobrist had two hits and an RBI and Kevin Kiermaier and Ryan Hanigan each had two hits and...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 4:19 PM
It was a look, and a feeling, that Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto came to dread, not only last season, but at times in April and May this year. The bullpen gate would open in the late innings of a close game and a sense of uncertainty would trot in...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:18 PM
The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players.
Brandon McCarthy (Glendale native) New York Yankees pitcher: Scheduled to become a free agent after the season, McCarthy could be sought after by many teams to help bolster their starting...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:59 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Ben Zobrist's RBI single to right field off reliever Shawn Kelley broke up a scoreless pitcher's duel in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Tampa Bay Rays walked off with a 1-0 win over the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field on...
| Sep 16, 2014
The Sports Xchange
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Call it a pitchers' duel, a lack of timely hitting or just the result of the American League's two lowest-scoring offenses taking the same field Monday night.
Any way you put it, the Tampa Bay Rays and...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:45 PM
NEW YORK -- Chris Young hit a three-run homer with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning as the New York Yankees went from being five outs from getting no-hit to pulling out a dramatic 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night.
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:33 PM
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- With just four days until Opening Day rosters must be finalized, the Orioles made four cuts Wednesday afternoon, optioning outfielder Henry Urrutia and right-hander Steve Johnson to Triple-A Norfolk and reassigning outfielder...