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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:32:14 EDTThe Angels' Albert Pujols has battled foot issues this year and in the past, but he's been able to play 152 games this season, hitting .268/.323/.457 with 19 doubles and 31 home runs.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:47:56 EDTAngels outfielder Mike Trout left Wednesday's game against the A's in the eighth inning after he was hit behind the left shoulder by a pitch from Oakland reliever John Axford.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:12:14 EDTAs the 2016 Draft approached, high school outfielder Brandon Marsh's name definitely had some helium, his stock rising as the calendar flipped to June. He ended up going to the Angels in the second, No. 60 overall. But they've had to wait until now to really get a look at him on the field as an Angel.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 15:58:44 EDTIs Mike Trout the year's Best Major Leaguer and Best Hitter? Vote now to help Trout win big in the 2016 Esurance MLB Awards.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:03:46 EDTThe Angels got a two-run home run from Kole Calhoun as part of a eight-run fourth inning Wednesday, as they coasted to a victory over the A's. Andrelton Simmons and Shane Robinson each knocked in two runs. Khris Davis hit his 41st home run of the season for the A's and Marcus Semien added a three-run shot.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:02:30 EDTAngels pitcher Garrett Richards passed a big test on Wednesday, throwing at about 80 percent to teammates. He'll soon head to Arizona and the team's instructional league.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:00:58 EDTAs Alex Meyer's first extended stay in the Majors ended during the Angels' 8-6 win over the A's on Wednesday, the right-hander has two priorities entering the offseason: get healthy and clean up his mechanics.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:04:03 EDTWith their postseason hopes fading after dropping two of three to the Mariners, the Astros head to Anaheim for their final series of the regular season beginning on Friday against the Angels.
Thu, 4 Aug 2016 02:22:48 EDTWho do the Angels have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for the Halos' Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:29:41 EDTJefry Marte broke open Tuesday's victory over the A's with his first career grand slam, as the Angels rolled to a lopsided win.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:34:47 EDTJefry Marte's grand slam was the decisive blow in the Angels victory over the A's on Tuesday, though Kole Calhoun added two doubles and a triple to back Ricky Nolasco. Nolasco allowed one unearned run over eight innings. Ryon Healy had an RBI double the A's lone run.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:19:32 EDTAngels' third baseman Yunel Escobar left Tuesday's game against the A's with right shoulder soreness. He's listed by the team as day-to-day.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:38:15 EDTTyler Skaggs reported no issues after a bullpen session on Tuesday afternoon at Angel Stadium and there's a good chance he could start for the Angels this weekend against the Astros, provided he's cleared by the medical staff.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:43:22 EDTAlbert Pujols knocked in the go-ahead run in the eighth and Mike Trout had two hits, including his 29th home run. Pitcher Jered Weaver retired the first 14 hitters he faced before departing with lower back tightness. Oakland pitcher Sean Manaea allowed one run in seven innings. Stephen Vogt backed him with home run.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:16:39 EDTVeteran pitcher Jered Weaver allowed one hit to the A's on Monday, but left after five innings with lower back tightness.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:40:53 EDTAngels manager Mike Scioscia got to know Vin Scully well during his 13-year playing career with the Dodgers, and he still remembers the first time he met the legendary broadcaster during his first big league Spring Training in Vero Beach, Fla., in 1980.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:39:07 EDTEvan Gattis, Tyler White and Tony Kemp hit home runs and pitcher Joe Musgrove allowed one run over seven innings as the Astros avoided being swept by the Angels. Daniel Wright yielded three runs in six innings for the Angels, the first quality start of his career.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:26:49 EDTRookie Daniel Wright allowed three runs over six innings in a loss to the Angels on Sunday, his longest and most successful outing in his short big league career.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:09:52 EDTThe entire baseball world is still reeling from Sunday morning's heartbreaking news of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez's death, and the Angels were no exception.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 02:05:00 EDTComing off a successful West Coast road trip, the Astros hoped to continue their postseason charge at Minute Maid Park against the Angels, a team they had beaten 11 times in a row. The Angels instead have put a huge dent in Houston's playoff hopes.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:42:33 EDTWith an RBI double in the fourth inning of the Angels' 10-4 win over the Astros, Albert Pujols passed Barry Bonds on the all-time doubles list with 602 for 15th-most all-time.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:09:36 EDTFor the first time in almost a week, catcher Jett Bandy returned to the Angels lineup Saturday night after missing several games due to back soreness.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 01:48:09 EDTA ninth-inning rally propelled the Angels to a 10-6 victory over the Astros, who are battling for an AL Wild Card berth.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:33:43 EDTThey are the reason we buy tickets. They hit for average and power, they run, they throw, they defend and they thrill, night after night.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 02:50:21 EDTLeading, 6-4, in the top of the ninth, Ken Giles and the Astros surrendered six runs, letting the Angels rally for a 10-6 win at Minute Maid Park in a game the Astros needed to keep their playoff hopes alive.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 21:02:38 EDTDon't count Mike Scioscia as a fan of Tal's Hill in center field at Minute Maid Park.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:04:58 EDT"We've had trouble scoring runs in this park," manager Mike Scioscia said of Minute Maid Park. "I don't know if there's any rhyme or reason to it."
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 01:05:55 EDTAlbert Pujols isn't the only Angel who has enjoyed success at Minute Maid Park. Ricky Nolasco remained unbeaten at the venue after throwing seven scoreless innings on Thursday.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 01:07:18 EDTWith the Wild Card race as tight as it is, the Astros can't afford many more nights like Thursday's 2-0 loss to the Angels if they want a shot at playing meaningful baseball in October.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:06:12 EDTThanks to the Angels and the Astros, the Rangers will have to wait until they get to Oakland before they get another chance to clinch the American League West. The Angels bested the Rangers, 5-4, in a night game at Globe Life Park after the Astros defeated the Athletics earlier in the day.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 01:35:12 EDTJered Weaver's 18th win over the Rangers on Wednesday was also the 150th of his career; he joins Chuck Finley (165 wins) as the only pitchers to reach 150 with the Angels.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 19:46:13 EDTThe Angels and Rangers on Wednesday continued to voice their drastically differing opinions about Tuesday night's events, with participants on both teams casting themselves as the good guys and their opponents as the villains.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:50 EDTBabe Ruth once said of hitting, "All I can tell them is pick a good one and sock it."
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 02:59:36 EDTThe Rangers trailed, 3-1, after two innings but went ahead on Nomar Mazara's two-run home run and held on with a superb effort from the bullpen for a 5-4 victory over the Angels at Globe Life Park on Tuesday night. The victory dropped the Rangers' magic number for winning the American League West title to 2.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 02:19:38 EDTCarlos Gomez took exception to what he believed was Andrelton Simmons blocking second base on a putout, and that sparked a night of flared tempers in the Rangers' 5-4 win over the Angels on Tuesday night.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 20:06:14 EDTTyler Skaggs is still not sure if he will make another appearance this season as he deals with a mild flexor-pronator strain in his left forearm. But he took a positive step on Tuesday, playing catch from 90 feet.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 02:07:37 EDTIt appears that Jhoulys Chacin was able to dodge a serious injury after he was unable to dodge a liner off the bat of Jonathan Lucroy in the Angels' 3-2 loss to the Rangers on Monday night.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:27:22 EDTRangers manager Jeff Banister was ejected from Monday's game in the sixth inning after the Angels were successful in having a call overturned by replay.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:46:04 EDTIan Desmond singled home the winning run in the bottom of the ninth to give the Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Angels on Monday night at Globe Life Park.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:34:06 EDTMike Scioscia has watched Mike Trout and Albert Pujols frequently break records, seemingly on a daily basis. But with the Angels' win over the Blue Jays on Sunday, Scioscia made some history of his own, passing former Orioles manager Earl Weaver with career managerial win No. 1,481 and now stands alone at No. 23 on the all-time list.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 21:01:01 EDTAlthough Mike Scioscia has felt some of the negative effects when it comes to opposing Adrian Beltre, he said it's been a treat to be able to watch him play as consistently as he does.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 01:06:50 EDTAnother game, another spectacular slide from Mike Trout, who yet again displayed the awareness he brings to the field with his athleticism and skills.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:44:45 EDTThe Blue Jays traveled to the West Coast looking to make up some ground in the American League East and take a stranglehold over the first Wild Card spot. The Angels made sure that didn't happen.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:00:12 EDTSwarm of bees delay Blue Jays-Angels game
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 15:44:45 EDTMatt Shoemaker, sporting a visible scar on the right side of his head, was back at Angel Stadium on Sunday and plans to stick around for the Angels' final homestand next week.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 01:14:21 EDTThe milestones just keep coming for Albert Pujols, who registered his 14th season of at least 30 homers with a solo shot in the second inning of Saturday's game against the Blue Jays.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 23:33:48 EDTTrout makes young fan's day with souvenir