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  • 99 problems, Cubs-style

    99 problems, Cubs-style
    The pieces aren't in place yet for the Cubs, but the plan is and so is the braintrust. Whether Tom Ricketts, Theo Epstein and Dale Sveum will succeed remains a mystery, and the fact is there's more to be done. A lot more. So on the cusp of Wrigley...
  • Yankees have O's, rest of baseball asking: who are these guys?

    Yankees have O's, rest of baseball asking: who are these guys?
    The Orioles waste no time jumping into the thick of the American League East race, that’s for sure. After the three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays that starts with today’s season opener, they’ll open a six game road trip against the...
  • 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,...
  • An Arizona spring training tour

    An Arizona spring training tour
    From Tempe to Goodyear, Scottsdale to Mesa, baseball has returned to the Valley of the Sun, the now undisputed capital of spring training. The greater Phoenix area plays host to as many teams as the entire rival Grapefruit League in Florida — all...
  • Vernon Wells runs Angels into 6-5 win over the Rays

     
    Vernon Wells hasn't done much with his bat this season. But Sunday he helped win a game for the Angels with his feet, staying in a rundown long enough for Torii Hunter to race home with the go-ahead run in......
  • Angels beat Twins, 4-1, to keep pace with Rangers in AL West

     
    Joel Pineiro, demoted to the bullpen in early August, allowed one run and five hits in seven strong innings Sunday to lead the Angels to a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins in Angel Stadium. Scott Downs retired the side......
  • Weaver OK, Bell recalled, Angels set rotation

     
    Jered Weaver, a leading American League Cy Young Award candidate entering August, has allowed six earned runs or more in three of his last five starts, including Saturday night's shaky five-inning, six-run, eight-hit effort in a 10-6 win over the Twins......
  • Tyler Chatwood to start for Angels against Twins on Friday

     
    Rookie right-hander Tyler Chatwood was recalled from triple-A Salt Lake to start in place of Jered Weaver against the Minnesota Twins in Angel Stadium on Friday night. Weaver attended the funeral of his grandfather in Oregon on Friday, and his......
  • Garrett Richards activated and moved to Angels bullpen

     
    Garrett Richards, who made two starts in August before suffering a right groin strain, was activated off the disabled list Monday and moved to the bullpen, where the Angels believe the hard-throwing right-hander could have more impact than he would......
  • Mike Scioscia won't hesitate to play call-ups

     
    The Angels' roster increased by four Thursday when the team reached down to triple-A Salt Lake to call up left-hander Horacio Ramirez, first baseman Efren Navarro, infielder Andrew Romine and outfielder Jeremy Moore for the finale of a four-game series......
  • Jeremy Hellickson beats Angels' Mark Trumbo for AL rookie award

     
    Tampa Bay right-hander Jeremy Hellickson (below) edged Angels first baseman Mark Trumbo (above) in voting for the American League rookie of the year award Monday. Hellickson went 13-10, but his 2.95 earned-run average was eighth-best in the AL. He...