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Shane Victorino Sad: The Red Sox traded outfielder Shane Victor…

Shane Victorino Sad: The Red Sox traded outfielder Shane Victorino to …

deadspin.com MLB.com nytimes.com Updated Jul 28 (yesterday)
The Red Sox traded outfielder Shane Victorino to the Angels in exchange for infielder Josh Rutledge and cash considerations. This is good news for Victorino, who just came off the DL and is going from a last-place team to a first-place squad, but Victor…
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  • Mike Trout’s Numbers Add Up to Greatness at a Tender Age

    Mike Trout’s Numbers Add Up to Greatness at a Tender Age

    nytimes.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    Trout, 23, leads the majors in home runs and runs scored, and his stats are among the league leaders again this season in many other categories.
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  • Joyce exits after collision with Aybar

    Joyce exits after collision with Aybar

    MLB.com Jul 26 (3 days ago)
    The Angels had a couple of scary moments in the outfield in the fourth inning of Sunday's 13-7 victory over the Rangers. First, Mike Trout landed awkwardly on his left wrist attempting to make a diving catch, but was able to stay in the game. Then Matt …
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  • Rangers rally late to stun Angels

    Rangers rally late to stun Angels

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 26 (4 days ago)
    The Rangers rallied from two runs down in the eighth inning, getting clutch RBI singles from Robinson Chirinos and Delino DeShields to beat the Angels, 7-6, on Saturday night at Angel Stadium.
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  • Rangers prevail in Hamilton's return to Big A

    Rangers prevail in Hamilton's return to Big A

    MLB.com nytimes.com yahoo.com Jul 25 (5 days ago)
    Colby Lewis was charged with two runs in 7 2/3 innings on Friday night, snapping his six-start losing streak against the Angels and leading the Rangers to a 4-2 victory. Josh Hamilton went 2-for-4 in his first game at Angel Stadium since he was traded t…
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  • Lewis' 9-K gem likely to fuel trade buzz

    Lewis' 9-K gem likely to fuel trade buzz

    MLB.com Jul 25 (5 days ago)
    Clubs have asked the Rangers about Colby Lewis as the Trade Deadline approaches, and the frequency of phone calls may increase after he held the Angels to two runs over 7 2/3 innings in a 4-2 victory at Angel Stadium.
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  • White Sox deal Gillaspie to Angels for cash

    White Sox deal Gillaspie to Angels for cash

    MLB.com Jul 24 (5 days ago)
    The White Sox traded Conor Gillaspie to the Angels in exchange for cash considerations, the teams announced Friday.
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  • Stellar Santana sets up shutout of Angels

    Stellar Santana sets up shutout of Angels

    MLB.com Jul 23 (6 days ago)
    Ervin Santana dominated against his former team on Thursday afternoon, shutting out the red-hot Angels through eight innings and leading the Twins to a 3-0 victory in Southern California.
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  • Street joins elite group with 300th save

    Street joins elite group with 300th save

    MLB.com Jul 23 (7 days ago)
    On Wednesday night, in the Angels' 5-2 win over the Twins -- their 17th win in 20 games -- Huston Street finally got his chance. Pitching out of his hunched-over delivery, throwing his high-80s fastball, the 11-year veteran rolled through the heart of t…
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  • Angels' Freese going to DL with fractured finger

    Angels' Freese going to DL with fractured finger

    ESPN.com Jul 23 (7 days ago)
    Angels' Freese going to DL with fractured finger
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  • Angels Beat Twins 5-2 for 7th Straight Win

    Angels Beat Twins 5-2 for 7th Straight Win

    nytimes.com Jul 23 (7 days ago)
    Huston Street earned his 300th save, Kole Calhoun had three hits and drove in two runs, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Wednesday night for their seventh straight victory.
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  • Trout returns to lineup as Angels' DH

    Trout returns to lineup as Angels' DH

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 23 (7 days ago)
    Angels center fielder Mike Trout returned to the Angels' lineup for Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Twins, one day after missing his first game of the season with soreness in his left heel.
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  • Shoemaker Gives Twins Fits in Angels' 7-0 Win

    Shoemaker Gives Twins Fits in Angels' 7-0 Win

    nytimes.com Jul 22
    Matt Shoemaker pitched six innings of two-hit ball for his first home win of the season in nine tries, batterymate Chris Iannetta had a homer and four RBIs, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 7-0 Tuesday night for their season-high sixt…
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  • Stats of the Day: Angels take 2 on Albert's 3

    Stats of the Day: Angels take 2 on Albert's 3

    MLB.com Jul 21
    The Angels swept a doubleheader against the Red Sox to complete a four-game series sweep against Boston. The Angels have won five straight and 23 of their last 33. Since the start of play on June 11, they own the best record in the Majors and have jumpe…
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  • Angels remain hopeful of adding bat in deal

    Angels remain hopeful of adding bat in deal

    MLB.com Jul 21
    The Angels are still "casting a wide net" in their ongoing search for offense, a source familiar with the team's thinking told MLB.com Monday. The July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline is only 11 days away, and the Angels are still hopeful of acqu…
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  • Albert Pujols moves up home run leaderboard after three-homer d…

    Albert Pujols moves up home run leaderboard after three-homer day

    Take a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols i…
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  • Roundup: Angels Drub Visiting Red Sox in Makeup of a Rare Raino…

    Roundup: Angels Drub Visiting Red Sox in Makeup of a Rare Rainout

    nytimes.com Jul 21
    Kole Calhoun and Albert Pujols homered in the second inning as Los Angeles scored seven runs and routed Boston, 11-1.
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  • Video - Richards' Road To Recovery 01:13

    Richards' Road To Recovery

    Mar 8
    Eric Karabell and Stephania Bell discuss the timetable for Angels pitcher Garrett Richards to return from a knee injury and what to his rehabilitation has involved to get back to the mound.
  • Video - Rob Manfred's Choice: The Josh Hamilton Ethical Nightmare 05:45

    Rob Manfred's Choice: The Josh Hamilton Ethical Nightmare

    Mar 5
    Major League Baseball has a choice: Help Josh Hamilton by sending him to rehab, or give the Angels' owners 25 million dollars.
  • Video - How Mike Trout Can Get Even Better 01:51

    How Mike Trout Can Get Even Better

    Feb 26
    Aaron Boone and Tim Kurkjian look at the ways that reigning MVP Mike Trout can get even better this season.
  • Video - Trout Wishes The Best For Hamilton 00:44

    Trout Wishes The Best For Hamilton

    Feb 26
    Angels outfielder Mike Trout shares his thoughts on Josh Hamilton, who met with MLB officials on Wednesday about a disciplinary issue.

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