At the end of a disappointing season, Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are having a little fun this weekend in Houston.Share Tweet
nytimes.com Sep 25 (yesterday)Joe Musgrove pitched seven strong innings, Evan Gattis, Tony Kemp and Tyler White homered, and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 Sunday to snap a three-game slide and keep their playoff hopes alive.Share TweetMLB.com Sep 24 (2 days ago)Astros closer Ken Giles was unavailable to pitch Saturday after being struck on the right wrist by a line drive during batting practice prior to a game against the Angels. He was diagnosed with a right wrist contusion after X-rays came up negative, the …Share TweetThe American League West championship is officially out of reach for the Houston Astros. Without a strong finish, a potential wild card spot will slip through their fingers too. Fortunately for them, they’re set up to gain ground against an opponent the…Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 24 (3 days ago)Already eliminated from playoff contention, the Los Angeles Angels quite enjoy playing spoiler.Share Tweet
Astros Lose Ground in Wild Card With 2-0 Loss to Angelsnytimes.com Sep 22 (4 days ago)The Houston Astros don't have enough time for their bats to go quiet like they did Thursday night.Share TweetMLB.com Sep 22 (4 days ago)With 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.Share TweetThanks 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 defea…Share Tweet
Rangers' Double Play Breaks Mike Scioscia's Spiritdeadspin.com Sep 21 (5 days ago)Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia always looks like an anxious bloodhound, but his heart broke in half on TV after Texas Rangers pitcher Nick Martinez started a double play with a behind-the-back catch.Read more...Share Tweet
Western Canada has invaded SeattleMLB.com Sep 21 (6 days ago)Toronto arrived in Seattle earlier this week with a league-worst 5-11 record in September and a two-game lead in the American League Wild Card race that seemed to be slipping away. In a recent series vs. the Angels, the Blue Jays were sluggish and slopp…Share Tweet
Another 1-run win has Texas' magic No. at 2MLB.com Sep 21 (6 days ago)The 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…Share Tweet
Rangers Closer to AL West After Testy 5-4 Win Over Angelsnytimes.com Sep 21 (6 days ago)Nick Martinez stuck his glove blindly behind his back and stabbed a hard liner out of the air, part of a spectacular double play in a big relief appearance for the Texas Rangers as they got closer to another AL West title.Share TweetMLB.com Sep 20 (6 days ago)Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred was at Globe Life Park before the Rangers hosted the Angels on Tuesday night, lending his support to a ballot initiative that would provide public funding for a new retractable-roof stadium.Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 20 (7 days ago)Elvis Andrus and the Texas Rangers always believe they're going to win. Now they're getting ever closer to another AL West title.Share TweetRangers' Banister ejected after Angels' challengeShare Tweet
Rain brings Angels-Rangers action to a haltMLB.com Sep 19 (7 days ago)Monday's series opener between the Angels and Rangers has been interrupted by rain. Time was called in the bottom of the eighth inning at 9:42 p.m. CT with the score tied at 2.Share TweetMLB.com Sep 19Mike 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 ca…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 19Sunday’s game at Angel Stadium between the Los Angeles Angels and the Toronto Blue Jays was rudely interrupted in the bottom of the third inning by a large number of uninvited guests. They stormed the field, interrupted the game, and were loud and inspi…Share TweetThe 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.Share Tweet
Shoemaker grateful for support after injuryMatt 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.Share Tweet
Angels Drop Blue Jays Into No. 2 Wild-Card Spot With Shutoutnytimes.com Sep 18Mike Trout and Albert Pujols each scored twice, Alex Meyer gave up two hits in five innings for his first career win, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-0 on Sunday afternoon.Share TweetThe Blue Jays had a prime opportunity to take sole possession of the first American League Wild Card spot but Ricky Nolasco and the Angels made sure that would not happen for at least one more day.Share Tweet
Tulo, Encarnacion Slug Blue Jays to 5-0 Win Over Angelsnytimes.com Sep 17The Toronto Blue Jays have remained in the thick of the AL playoff race despite a dismal start to September.Share Tweet
O's rally vs. Rays to keep heat on in racesMLB.com Sep 16The Orioles mounted a late rally Friday night, scoring three times after the sixth inning in a 5-4 victory over the Rays that assures Baltimore will end the night no worse than tied with the Blue Jays for the top Wild Card spot in the American League. T…Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 16J.A. Happ finally got a win against the Los Angeles Angels.Share Tweet
Richards' Road To RecoveryMar 8Eric 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.
Rob Manfred's Choice: The Josh Hamilton Ethical NightmareMar 5Major League Baseball has a choice: Help Josh Hamilton by sending him to rehab, or give the Angels' owners 25 million dollars.
How Mike Trout Can Get Even BetterFeb 26Aaron Boone and Tim Kurkjian look at the ways that reigning MVP Mike Trout can get even better this season.
Trout Wishes The Best For HamiltonFeb 26Angels outfielder Mike Trout shares his thoughts on Josh Hamilton, who met with MLB officials on Wednesday about a disciplinary issue.