| Apr 1, 2015
| 4:27 PM
AT THE PLATE: C.J. Cron, who will split time at designated hitter with Matt Joyce and back up first baseman Albert Pujols, lined a run-scoring double to right field in the first inning and another double to left-center in the fourth to close Cactus League...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 6:03 PM
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...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 5:10 PM
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...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 6:24 PM
AT THE PLATE: The center fielders put on a power show, Joc Pederson of the Dodgers crushing his fifth home run of the spring to deep left-center field in the second inning and Mike Trout of the Angels driving his fourth homer well beyond the wall in left-...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 9:40 PM
The difference in Albert Pujols is evident to Angels hitting coach Don Baylor, who has watched the slugger rifle line drives all over the field for more than a month now.
"He's driving off his back leg, swinging with conviction and hitting balls out...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 7:27 PM
Yasiel Puig conectó su cuarto jonrón de la pretemporada y los Dodgers de Los Ángeles derrotaron el miércoles 9-5 a los Padres de San Diego.
El cubano Puig remolcó dos carreras con su batazo en la primera entrada, frente a Jason Lane. La pelota se fue al...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:09 PM
The worst thing that happened to outfielder Matt Joyce on Wednesday was actually a good thing for the Angels left fielder.
Joyce singled, hit a home run to right-center field and walked in three at bats during the Angels' 4-3 exhibition win over the...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 8:06 PM
Tempe Diablo Stadium is the oldest ballpark in the Cactus League. The new parks feature fancy barriers that keep fans and players apart. In Tempe, an ordinary portable fence, about waist high, divides a parking lot and is all that separates the fans in...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 9:37 PM
Matt Joyce, an outfielder/designated hitter who bats left-handed, wants to play more against left-handed pitchers. First baseman/DH C.J. Cron, who bats right-handed, wants to play more against right-handers.
Something will have to give, because there...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 9:24 PM
With opening day drawing closer, spring training has entered that strange phase where bad is good and failure is actually success.
Consider C.J. Wilson's outing for the Angels in Sunday's 3-2 win over San Francisco. The left-hander went 4 1/3 innings,...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 6:05 PM
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,...