| May 30, 2014
| 11:58 PM
KEY MOMENT: Trailing, 9-5, the Angels put two on with one out in the seventh inning for Albert Pujols, who could have cut the lead to one with a home run. But A's reliever Dan Otero got Pujols to ground into a fielder's choice, and setup man Luke...
| May 31, 2014
| 7:48 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games:
1. SAN FRANCISCO: With 4 starters hitting over .300 in May, Giants have MLB's best record and largest division lead. (2)
2. TORONTO: Encarnacion ties Mickey Mantle's league...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:55 PM
AT THE PLATE: The Angels, who lost for only the third time in 11 games, had five singles in 8 2/3 innings against Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel, but only two, by Albert Pujols, left the infield. Mike Trout probably cost Keuchel his second straight...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Angels third baseman David Freese, sidelined since May 3 because of a small fracture on the middle finger of his right hand, was activated and in the lineup for Tuesday night’s game against the Houston Astros.
Right fielder Kole Calhoun, out since...
| May 21, 2014
| 10:17 PM
KEY MOMENT: Astros right-hander Collin McHugh may have made only one mistake, a hanging slider that Albert Pujols crushed for a solo homer to left-center to give the Angels a 2-1 lead in the sixth. The 505th homer of his career—and 13th of the...
| May 9, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The Angels removed Hector Santiago from their starting rotation on Friday, and they won’t say when he might return.
Santiago is 0-6 with a 5.19 earned-run average. The Angels are 0-7 when he starts and 16-10 when he does not.
The Angels are...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:38 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Blue Jays twice walked Albert Pujols intentionally to get to Raul Ibanez, and both times the Angels scored — in the seventh inning, when Ibanez walked to load the bases and Howie Kendrick followed with an RBI walk, and in the ninth,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Angels reliever Sean Burnett underwent the second reconstructive elbow ligament surgery of his career this week, a procedure that will sideline the veteran left-hander for 12 to 18 months and will most likely end his career in Anaheim.
Burnett, 31, is...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:45 PM
Both C.J. Cron and Grant Green were in the Angels' lineup Friday night, Cron at first base and Green at second, giving the on-the-bubble players what seemed like a last chance to impress Manager Mike Scioscia and General Manager Jerry Dipoto before one is...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:30 PM
KEY MOMENT: C.J. Wilson looked shaky in the first. He gave up a quick run, and his first two outs were line drives. The Royals loaded the bases on a hit and two walks and were threatening to take a big early lead, but Wilson struck out Lorenzo Cain to end...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 7:52 PM
On Sunday afternoon, the Washington Nationals copied the formula that gave them two victories to start this season — except for the important part. Their offense stalled. Their pitching, in this case seven stellar innings from Jordan Zimmermann,...