| Apr 3, 2015
| 10:40 PM
AT THE PLATE: One pitch after being brushed back by Pedro Baez's high-and-tight, 96-mph fastball in the fifth inning, Angels slugger Albert Pujols lined a grand slam over the left-center-field wall, his fifth homer of the spring. The Angels loaded the...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Mike Trout and Matt Shoemaker were in midseason form during the Freeway Series exhibition opener. So was aggressive right fielder Yasiel Puig.
Trout homered his first time up in Southern California since being selected AL MVP, and Shoemaker pitched...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 6:03 PM
Oakland 13, Angels 10
AT THE PLATE: Collin Cowgill and Kole Calhoun hit home runs, Mike Trout doubled, and David Freese hit a two-run home run to deep center field in a four-run third inning, which ended Athletics left-hander Barry Zito's scoreless...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 5:10 PM
Seattle 5, Angels 3
AT THE PLATE: Matt Joyce snapped Seattle right-hander Taijuan Walker's 19-inning spring scoreless streak with a long solo homer to center field in the second, giving the Angels left fielder eight hits, including two homers and two...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 9:50 PM
A winter of sorrow has given way to a spring of contentment for Efren Navarro, whose superb exhibition season in the wake of his father's death has positioned the first baseman/outfielder for a spot on the Angels bench.
Efren Navarro Sr., who was...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 6:24 PM
AT THE PLATE: The center fielders put on a power show, Joc Pederson of the Dodgers crushing his fifth home run of the spring to deep left-center field in the second inning and Mike Trout of the Angels driving his fourth homer well beyond the wall in left-...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 9:40 PM
The difference in Albert Pujols is evident to Angels hitting coach Don Baylor, who has watched the slugger rifle line drives all over the field for more than a month now.
"He's driving off his back leg, swinging with conviction and hitting balls out...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:09 PM
The worst thing that happened to outfielder Matt Joyce on Wednesday was actually a good thing for the Angels left fielder.
Joyce singled, hit a home run to right-center field and walked in three at bats during the Angels' 4-3 exhibition win over the...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 6:11 PM
Texas 15, Angels 8
AT THE PLATE: The Angels had 12 hits, two each by Erick Aybar and Taylor Featherston, and Albert Pujols hit a home run for the third time in five games. Mike Trout tripled in a run in the third inning, running his hitting streak to...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 10:30 PM
AT THE PLATE: Erick Aybar, C.J. Cron, Johnny Giavotella and Collin Cowgill all tripled during a five-batter span of the Angels' three-run third inning. No team has had that many triples in the same inning of a regular-season game since at least 1984,...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 5:58 PM
Chicago White Sox 5, Angels 3
AT THE PLATE: The Angels might want to put Mike Trout in cold storage until the April 6 season opener in Seattle. The center fielder had two singles, a walk and two runs in three plate appearances and is batting .556 (10...