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Rua lifts Rangers with first career home run

Rua lifts Rangers with first career home run

MLB.com nytimes.com Updated 23 hours ago
Ryan Rua's first Major League home run was a big one. Rua hit a one-out home run in the top of the ninth inning to give the Rangers a 2-1 victory over the Angels on Sunday afternoon.
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  • Mike Trout Somehow Touches Adrian Beltre's Head With No Resista…

    Mike Trout Somehow Touches Adrian Beltre's Head With No Resistance

    deadspin.com Sep 21 (yesterday)
    You might want to sit down for this. After hitting a triple last night, Angels outfielder Mike Trout chatted with Adrian Beltre, and touched the Rangers third baseman's head without him getting mad.Read more...
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  • Hector Santiago beats up Gatorade jug, showers in uniform after…

    Hector Santiago beats up Gatorade jug, showers in uniform after rough start

    yahoo.com Sep 20 (2 days ago)
    Putting a dreadful performance or series of disappointing games out of mind is often times the most difficult part of being a professional athlete. With that in mind, though, perhaps Hector Santiago of the Los Angeles Angels has created a new method for…
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  • Rookies shine in rout, as Rangers win seventh straight

    Rookies shine in rout, as Rangers win seventh straight

    MLB.com nytimes.com Sep 20 (3 days ago)
    The Rangers extended their winning streak to seven games with a 12-3 victory over the Angels on Friday night at Angel Stadium. Lisalverto Bonilla earned his second victory in his second Major League start, holding the Angels to two runs in five innings.
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  • Angels motivated to win for injured teammate Richards

    Angels motivated to win for injured teammate Richards

    MLB.com Sep 19 (3 days ago)
    Some pundits thought Garrett Richards' season-ending knee injury would bury the Angels. Instead, it brought them closer together.
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  • LoMo, Felix put Mariners a game out of WC

    LoMo, Felix put Mariners a game out of WC

    MLB.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Sep 19 (4 days ago)
    Felix Hernandez threw seven scoreless innings against an Angels lineup loaded with backups on Thursday night, and Logan Morrison's three-run homer in the ninth lifted the Mariners to a 3-1 win that pulled them back within one game of an American League …
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  • Angels' Hamilton sits with sharp chest pain

    Angels' Hamilton sits with sharp chest pain

    ESPN.com MLB.com Sep 18 (4 days ago)
    Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton has been shut down due to a sharp stabbing pain in his chest and right rib cage and his availability for the playoffs is in question, according to the Los Angeles Times.
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  • Halos scratch Weaver, rest regulars

    Halos scratch Weaver, rest regulars

    MLB.com Sep 18 (4 days ago)
    One night after clinching the American League West title, the Angels scratched Jered Weaver from his Thursday start against Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, opting to go with left-hander Wade LeBlanc, instead.
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  • Each time the A's seem to hit rock bottom, they find ways to si…

    Each time the A's seem to hit rock bottom, they find ways to sink further

    yahoo.com Sep 18 (4 days ago)
    When Oakland dropped its fourth straight game to the Angels on August 31 to cede control of the American League West race to its biggest rival, the A's surely believed their once-promising season had reached rock bottom. Little did they know at the time…
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  • Angels' playoff picture has yet to be painted

    Angels' playoff picture has yet to be painted

    MLB.com yahoo.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Sep 18 (5 days ago)
    The Angels have clinched the American League West title and home-field advantage in their AL Division Series, but their ALDS opponent is far from determined. Here is a look at the possibilities.
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  • Postseason Picture for Thursday, Sept. 18

    Postseason Picture for Thursday, Sept. 18

    MLB.com Sep 18 (5 days ago)
    Another day, another division. The Angels beat the Mariners on Wednesday night, the A's lost in excruciating late fashion to Texas, and Mike Scioscia's team was officially able to put a bow on its long-expected AL West title, joining the Nationals (NL E…
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  • A's unravel after Samardzija's stellar effort

    A's unravel after Samardzija's stellar effort

    MLB.com Sep 18 (5 days ago)
    After Jeff Samardzija's eight shutout frames, Sean Doolittle allowed five runs in the ninth as the A's fell, 6-1, to the Rangers. In the process, the Angels clinched the AL West crown and the A's fell into a tie with the Royals for the AL Wild Card lead…
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  • Tide turns in Angels' favor in return to playoffs

    Tide turns in Angels' favor in return to playoffs

    MLB.com Sep 18 (5 days ago)
    You need talent, sure. But you don't handily win a division, and set yourself up to finish with baseball's best record, without savvy deals, unlikely contributors and uncanny perseverance. The Angels got plenty of that in 2014, which ultimately ended a …
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  • Video - Rua's First Career Homer Lifts Rangers 01:08

    Rua's First Career Homer Lifts Rangers

    Sep 21
    Ryan Rua broke a tie in the ninth inning with his first career home run as the Rangers beat the Angels 2-1.
  • Video - Rangers Roll Angels 00:32

    Rangers Roll Angels

    Sep 19
    The Rangers beat the Angels 12-3 for their seventh straight win.
  • Video - Morrison Powers Mariners Past Angels 00:37

    Morrison Powers Mariners Past Angels

    Sep 18
    Logan Morrison's home run in the top of the ninth lifted the Mariners past the Angels 3-1.
  • Video - Angels Win AL West 00:53

    Angels Win AL West

    Sep 17
    The Angels clinched the AL West title with a 5-0 win over the Mariners and the Athletics' loss to the Rangers.

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