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  • Matt Joyce returns, Matt Shoemaker shines as Angels beat Seattle, 5-0

    Matt Joyce returns, Matt Shoemaker shines as Angels beat Seattle, 5-0
    Angels 5, Seattle Mariners 0 AT THE PLATE: Matt Joyce, who missed the previous week because of a sore right hamstring, reached on an error and singled in his first two at-bats. He also scored a run. David Freese had two hits, including a double,...
  • Angels fall, 7-3, to Padres in spring game

    Angels fall, 7-3, to Padres in spring game
    San Diego 7, Angels 3 AT THE PLATE: Most of the regulars did not play. Grant Green, who is competing for the second-base job, had two hits and is batting .429 (six for 14) for the spring. "He's definitely ready for the challenge to help us offensively,"...
  • Mike Trout has big day in offensive exhibition with Cubs

    Mike Trout has big day in offensive exhibition with Cubs
    Angels 10, Chicago Cubs 9 AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout looked comfortable in the box, lining run-scoring doubles to left field in the second and fifth innings and singling to center in the fourth. Trout also walked, stole second and scored on the first of...
  • Angels end three-game losing streak with 5-4 win over Texas

    Angels end three-game losing streak with 5-4 win over Texas
    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...
  • Angels lose, 7-5, to Reds in spring training game

    Angels lose, 7-5, to Reds in spring training game
    AT THE PLATE: Albert Pujols had his second consecutive two-hit game. His bases-loaded, two-run single to center field off Reds starter Anthony DeSclafani highlighted a three-run third inning. Pujols lined out hard to right field in his last at-bat. Josh...
  • Spring training: Kansas City 6, Angels 4

    Spring training: Kansas City 6, Angels 4
    AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout singled to right field against starter Edinson Volquez in the first inning and hit his first home run of the spring, a 430-foot shot to left-center field against top pitching prospect Miguel Almonte, in the fifth. Albert Pujols...
  • Spring training game: Angels 3, Colorado 0

    Spring training game: Angels 3, Colorado 0
    AT THE PLATE: The Angels loaded the bases with no outs in the first inning when Kole Calhoun singled, Mike Trout walked and Albert Pujols singled, but they scored only once, on Matt Joyce's sacrifice fly to left. Erick Aybar tripled to right and scored on...
  • Angels' Matt Joyce was driven to success by Dad's tough love

    Angels' Matt Joyce was driven to success by Dad's tough love
    The booming, baritone voice still rattles in the head of Matt Joyce some 15 years later, even after the son grew up to be a major league outfielder and All-Star. "You've got to want it!" his father would say. "You've got to work at it! You've got to put...
  • Angels' Garrett Richards moves closer to return from knee surgery

    Angels' Garrett Richards moves closer to return from knee surgery
    Garrett Richards took another significant step in his return from left-knee surgery on Saturday, throwing 30 pitches during his first live batting-practice session of the spring and saying he “felt great” afterward. The hard-throwing right-...
  • Pitching adjustment is paying off for Angels' C.J. Wilson

    Pitching adjustment is paying off for Angels' C.J. Wilson
    An off-season of breaking down video, tinkering with his mechanics and stewing over a brutal end to a subpar 2014 season gave way to something different for Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson on Saturday: an actual baseball game. "It was nice," Wilson...
  • Angels defeat Brewers, 3-2, behind C.J. Cron

    Angels defeat Brewers, 3-2, behind C.J. Cron
    AT THE PLATE: C.J. Cron stroked two opposite-field hits, a third-inning double and fourth-inning single, off right-handers Kyle Lohse and Ariel Pena. With Matt Joyce replacing the sidelined Josh Hamilton in left field, Cron could seize more of a full-time...