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'Tough as they come' Pujols back for Angels

'Tough as they come' Pujols back for Angels

MLB.com Updated 2 hours ago
Albert Pujols returned to the Angels' lineup for Friday's series opener against the Red Sox at Fenway Park, two days after a fastball hit him on the left hand/wrist.
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  • Hanley exits game due to left hand soreness

    Hanley exits game due to left hand soreness

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    Red Sox left fielder Hanley Ramirez exited Friday's game against the Angels in the top of the sixth inning with left hand soreness.
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  • Sore knee keeps Sandoval out of lineup

    Sore knee keeps Sandoval out of lineup

    MLB.com 3 hours ago
    The original plan was for Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval to be back in the lineup on Friday night, three days after he got hit on the left knee by a pitch. However, Sandoval was too sore and remained out of action for the opener of a three-game se…
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  • Red Sox add Rusney, option Bradley

    Red Sox add Rusney, option Bradley

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    The Red Sox, in desperate need of a spark to their struggling offense, summoned Rusney Castillo to Fenway Park for Friday's game against the Angels. The right-handed hitter was recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket and immediately placed in Boston's lineup i…
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  • Shoulder injury lands Travis on 15-day DL

    Shoulder injury lands Travis on 15-day DL

    MLB.com 23 hours ago
    Devon Travis was out of the lineup for the fifth straight game as the Blue Jays played the Angels in the series finale on Thursday.
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  • Dickey Leads Way as Blue Jays Beat Angels 8-4

    Dickey Leads Way as Blue Jays Beat Angels 8-4

    nytimes.com May 21 (yesterday)
    R.A. Dickey snapped a two-start losing streak with a complete game, Edwin Encarnacion hit a three-run home run and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-4 on Thursday night.
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  • #TBT: Celebrating Trout, greatest cycles in history

    #TBT: Celebrating Trout, greatest cycles in history

    MLB.com May 21 (yesterday)
    It was two years ago Thursday that Angels phenom Mike Trout became the youngest player in American League history to hit for the cycle. While Trout may be the youngest player to hit for the cycle in AL history, it's another Angels outfielder, Dave Winfi…
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  • Trout triggers offense, Weaver outduels Hutchison

    Trout triggers offense, Weaver outduels Hutchison

    MLB.com May 20 (yesterday)
    Marc Krauss hit the go-ahead double in the seventh inning to back a quality start by right-hander Jered Weaver in the Angels' 4-3 victory over the Blue Jays on Wednesday night at Rogers Centre.
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  • Krauss Delivers Big Hit, Angels Beat Blue Jays 4-3

    Krauss Delivers Big Hit, Angels Beat Blue Jays 4-3

    nytimes.com May 20 (2 days ago)
    Marc Krauss hit a go-ahead two-run double in the seventh inning and the Los Angeles Angels rallied to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Wednesday night, their seventh win in nine games.
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  • Pujols struck by pitch on left wrist, exits early

    Pujols struck by pitch on left wrist, exits early

    MLB.com May 20 (2 days ago)
    Angels first baseman Albert Pujols left Wednesday's game at Rogers Centre early after taking a fastball to his left wrist. The team initially diagnosed it as a left hand contusion.
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  • Leadoff role won't change Aybar's aggressive approach

    Leadoff role won't change Aybar's aggressive approach

    MLB.com May 20 (2 days ago)
    Slap-hitting shortstop Erick Aybar has transitioned from hitting in an RBI spot of the Angels' lineup to batting leadoff, a situation that typically warrants more patience and a higher walk rate. But Aybar vows not to chance his approach just because he…
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  • Joyce apologizes for tardiness on Monday

    Joyce apologizes for tardiness on Monday

    MLB.com May 20 (2 days ago)
    Angels outfielder Matt Joyce took to his Twitter account Wednesday to make light of Monday's scheduling confusion, which prompted him to arrive late to the ballpark, get scratched from the lineup, pay a fine and draw the ire of his manager.
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  • Los Angeles teams make ideal trade partners

    Los Angeles teams make ideal trade partners

    MLB.com May 20 (2 days ago)
    This is an idea, a suggestion. It is not rooted in any inside information. It is just something that makes too much sense to ignore: Alex Guerrero to the Angels from the Dodgers in exchange for Hector Santiago.
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  • Santiago Goes 7 Innings for Win, Angels Beat Blue Jays 3-2

    Santiago Goes 7 Innings for Win, Angels Beat Blue Jays 3-2

    nytimes.com MLB.com May 19 (3 days ago)
    David Freese drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 on Tuesday night for their sixth victory in eight games.
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  • Angels showing early interest in Phils' Revere

    Angels showing early interest in Phils' Revere

    MLB.com May 19 (3 days ago)
    The Angels are among the teams that have expressed interest in Phillies speedster Ben Revere, but Anaheim is still in "exploratory mode" and "not rushing in any direction right now," sources said Tuesday.
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  • Bautista Homers, Blue Jays Beat Angels to End 5-Game Skid

    Bautista Homers, Blue Jays Beat Angels to End 5-Game Skid

    nytimes.com MLB.com May 18 (4 days ago)
    Jose Bautista homered and drove in three runs as the Toronto Blue Jays ended a season-worst five-game losing streak, beating the Los Angeles Angels 10-6 on Monday.
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  • TV Cameras Catch Josh Donaldson Telling Angels "Fuck You, …

    TV Cameras Catch Josh Donaldson Telling Angels "Fuck You, Suck My Cock"

    deadspin.com May 18 (4 days ago)
    Josh Donaldson showed the Angels no Canadian hospitality today as it appears he shouted “Fuck you! Suck my cock!” at the L.A. dugout during today’s game at Rogers Centre.Read more...
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  • O's Wright outduels Richards in MLB debut

    O's Wright outduels Richards in MLB debut

    MLB.com May 17 (5 days ago)
    Mike Wright shut down the Angels in his Major League debut, leading the Orioles to a 3-0 victory on Sunday afternoon at Camden Yards. The rookie outdueled Garrett Richards, who allowed two runs over 7 2/3 innings.
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  • Wright Shines in Debut as Orioles Blank Angels 3-0

    Wright Shines in Debut as Orioles Blank Angels 3-0

    nytimes.com May 17 (5 days ago)
    Mike Wright took a three-hitter into the eighth inning of his major league debut, and the Baltimore Orioles ended the Los Angeles Angels' five-game winning streak with a 3-0 victory Sunday.
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  • Josh Hamilton says Angels didn't allow him to speak with owner …

    Josh Hamilton says Angels didn't allow him to speak with owner Arte Moreno

    yahoo.com nytimes.com May 17 (6 days ago)
    It's been nearly three weeks since Josh Hamilton was officially traded back to the Texas Rangers, but much of the conversation around the 2010 AL MVP remains about the events that led to his departure from the Los Angeles Angels with $83 million left on…
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  • Late runs power Halos to series win over O's

    Late runs power Halos to series win over O's

    MLB.com May 16 (6 days ago)
    The Angels scratched across a pair of runs in a seventh-inning rally, Mike Trout and David Freese later added home runs, and Matt Shoemaker pitched a gem in a 6-1 win over the Orioles on Saturday night at Camden Yards. The victory, which came after a 57…
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  • Shoemaker, Angels Ground Orioles 6-1 for 5th Straight Win

    Shoemaker, Angels Ground Orioles 6-1 for 5th Straight Win

    nytimes.com May 16 (6 days ago)
    Matt Shoemaker scattered three hits and allowed one run over seven innings, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a season-high five-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night.
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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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