| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:17 PM
DETROIT — Angels Manager Mike Scioscia looks at reliever Dane De La Rosa’s stuff, which includes a big 96-mph fastball and sharp breaking ball, and his track record, which before this season consisted of nine years of professional baseball and...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:59 PM
DETROIT—The Angels won a game and gained an ace on Thursday, beating the Detroit Tigers, 3-1, in 10 innings in Comerica Park and savoring a strong start by Jered Weaver, who allowed one run and seven hits, struck out six and walked two in seven...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Four Orioles players are still in line to start for the American League in this year’s All-Star Game at Citi Field in New York, but one race is getting extremely close, according to the latest AL all-star fan balloting results released Saturday...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 10:38 PM
Jerome Williams has made little secret of his desire to start for the Angels.
And with a 4-2 record and a staff-low 3.48 ERA in seven tries entering the weekend, he had a pretty good case that his desire should be fulfilled.
Problem is the Angels have...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:42 PM
DETROIT — The Angels entered Tuesday night’s game against the Detroit Tigers in Comerica Park with a 33-43 record and an 11-game deficit in the American League West, figures that baffle Tigers right fielder Torii Hunter, the former Angels star...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:38 PM
When Mike Trout crashed into the wall in front of the left-field bullpen to make a game-saving catch of Mike Zunino’s drive with two on to end the seventh inning Wednesday night, he felt like a hockey player getting checked hard into the glass....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Yasiel Puig might have captured the imagination of baseball fans from coast to coast, but the blossoming movement to get the Dodgers phenom into the All-Star game has not won unconditional support within the Dodgers clubhouse.
"You should have to earn...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:17 PM
PHOENIX — I write this column with a headache. I went to a meeting of the SABR Analytics Conference here Thursday night. The throbbing may never stop.
SABR stands for Society for American Baseball Research. It is basically an organization that...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Josh Hamilton admits his confidence has wavered during a brutal season in which the five-time All-Star and 2010 American League most valuable player is batting .213 with 10 home runs, 24 runs batted in and 73 strikeouts for the Angels, numbers that are...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 9:34 AM
There is high anticipation surrounding the Angels as they begin spring training that includes the team's surprising December addition of baseball's top free-agent slugger boosting its World Series hopes....
| Mar 31, 2013
| 9:23 PM
It's April Fool's Day, but there's no foolin' around in Vegas where sports wagering is at a feverish pitch with the start of baseball season and the NCAA tournament now down to its Final Four. Vegas likes Michigan, slightly, over Syracuse and Louisville...