| Jun 27, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Mike Trout hit a ball nearly 500 feet here Friday. He is one of the most popular players in baseball, and he should be a natural for the All-Star game home run derby.
The captain of the American League team is Jose Bautista of the Toronto Blue Jays....
| Jun 29, 2014
KEY MOMENT: The Angels nursed a 2-0 lead through a four-hour rain delay, but David Freese gave them two more runs in the sixth inning. He had three hits — tying his high with the Angels — and drove in three runs. His batting average rose to...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Mike Trout is a virtual lock to start his second straight All-Star game. The Angels center fielder had garnered more than 4 million votes in Monday’s final balloting update, ranking second among American League outfielders behind Toronto’s...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 9:01 PM
Mike Trout is torn. The Angels center fielder is widely considered the best all-around player in baseball, and he is also a premier slugger, as evidenced by his prodigious 489-foot home run, as projected by ESPN, in Kansas City on Friday night.
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Whatever happened to the former Baltimore prospect the White Sox had in spring training last year, third baseman Josh Bell? – Chad R.
Josh Bell was released by the White Sox in May 2013 and also played for the Yankees’ Triple-A team last...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:03 PM
KEY MOMENT: Trailing, 3-0, in the fifth, Chris Iannetta walked, and Collin Cowgill bunted for a single, the first hit off White Sox starter Hector Noesi. Mike Trout lofted a fly ball that barely cleared the wall near the left-field foul pole for a three-...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Five Orioles made the All-Star Game last year in New York.
That won’t happen again July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis.
This year, the Orioles will have one All-Star for sure: Nelson Cruz, who is nearly 1 million votes ahead of the Boston Red...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 9:27 PM
KEY MOMENT: With Houston leading, 4-3, in the eighth inning, Angels reliever Cam Bedrosian — who made his big league debut Tuesday — walked the bases loaded. Fernando Salas replaced him and immediately gave up a two-run double to Jose Altuve...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:23 AM
People will be talking for ages about the incredible throw uncorked by Oakland A's left fielder Yoenis Cespedes on Tuesday night to nail the Angels' Howie Kendrick at home.
To recap, bottom of the eighth, score tied at 1-1. Cespedes fields a long double...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:09 PM
When White Sox ace Chris Sale entered the dugout Thursday night after his 10th strikeout ended the Tigers' seventh inning, he happily exchanged handshakes and high-fives with teammates.
The warm reception at U.S. Cellular Field after Sale's 116th and...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:40 PM
KEY MOMENT: C.J. Cron laced a two-out, two-run double to left field in the fourth inning, turning a 2-1 Angels lead into a 4-1 cushion and sparking a five-run rally that included Hank Conger's RBI single, Grant Green's single and Kole Calhoun's two-run...