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  • No June swoon for Tommy Hanson and streaking Angels in 6-2 win

    No June swoon for Tommy Hanson and streaking Angels in 6-2 win
    The weather isn't the only thing that typically heats up each June. So does Angels right-hander Tommy Hanson, who has gone 10-0 with a 2.78 earned-run average in June over the last three seasons. He continued that run Saturday by pitching the Angels...
  • Gonzalez and Orioles outshine Angels in crisp, highlight-filled game

    Gonzalez and Orioles outshine Angels in crisp, highlight-filled game
    Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez said there really is no time when it is not on his mind — even when he is on the mound, even when he is turning in what was arguably his best performance of the year in a 3-2 victory against the Los Angeles...
  • Our Laguna: Rooting for the home team

    Our Laguna: Rooting for the home team
    I don't care what the calendar says, if teams are playing baseball in Arizona, spring has sprung. In fact it was more like summer last week when my sister-in-law, Patsy Hadlich, and I made our annual trip to the Cactus League games, with her son, Jeff,...
  • Angels reach agreement for reliever LaTroy Hawkins

     
    The Angels reached an agreement with free-agent reliever LaTroy Hawkins on a one-year, $3-million deal pending a physical, according to a person familiar with negotiations who was not authorized to speak about them publickly. Hawkins, who will turn 39...
  • Angels GM did not make offer to Heath Bell; more focused on bat, starter

     
    Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto said that he "did not make a contract offer" to free-agent closer Heath Bell, who signed a three-year, $27-million deal with the Miami Marlins, and that the Angels are more focused on acquring a big......
  • Angels trade Jeff Mathis to Blue Jays for pitcher Brad Mills

     
    The Jeff Mathis era -- cynical Angels fans would call it an error -- came to an end Saturday morning when the Angels traded the weak-hitting catcher to the Toronto Blue Jays for pitcher Brad Mills, a 26-year-old left-hander who......
  • Angels' Fernando Rodney loses closer job to Jordan Walden

     
    After the Angels bullpen lost three games in Kansas City during the Royals' final at-bat, Manager Mike Scioscia promised to "sort some things out." Tuesday he announced the results of that sorting process, taking the role of closer away from......
  • Angels Notes: Scott Downs, Kendrys Morales making strides

     
    Left-hander Scott Downs, on the disabled list with a broken toe, threw 15 pitches in a simulated game, then did some fielding drills early Tuesday afternoon at Tropicana Field. He could make a minor league rehab appearance soon and, if......
  • Angels' Jered Weaver aims to give battered bullpen a break

     
    The Angels bullpen is in desperate need of a break after Sunday's wild, 13-inning loss to the Kansas City Royals in which they used all seven of their relievers, the first time they've done that since April 2002. So it's......
  • Angels update: Conger to start home opener; Wells looking to find stroke; injury updates

     
    Catcher Hank Conger, the former Huntington Beach High standout who hit a home run in the only other game he has played for the Angels this season, is in the starting lineup for Friday night's home opener against the Toronto......
  • Surprising Angels moves: Jepsen, Kohn demoted; Chatwood to pitch Monday

     
    The Angels, as expected, announced after Sunday's 3-1 victory over Toronto that 21-year-old Tyler Chatwood would be called up from triple A to start Monday night against Cleveland, and that veteran reliever Scott Downs would be activated off the disabled....