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Tigers win, benefit from L.A.'s fielding fiasco

Tigers win, benefit from L.A.'s fielding fiasco

ESPN.com nytimes.com yahoo.com Updated 5 hours ago
Rick Porcello pitched seven sharp innings, and the Detroit Tigers took advantage of four Los Angeles errors in a 2-1 victory over the Angels on Sunday.
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  • Scioscia loses replay challenge on pickoff play

    Scioscia loses replay challenge on pickoff play

    MLB.com 8 hours ago
    Angels manager Mike Scioscia lost his second challenge in three tries, when umpires ruled Sunday that an initial call on a pickoff play stands, and Torii Hunter was safe in the eighth inning.
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  • Scherzer notches first win with seven-inning gem

    Scherzer notches first win with seven-inning gem

    MLB.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Apr 19 (yesterday)
    After allowing a leadoff home run, Max Scherzer settled in, gave the bullpen some much-needed rest and earned his first win of the season as the Tigers topped the Angels, 5-2, on Saturday afternoon.
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  • Pujols belts No. 497 in Angels' rout of Tigers

    Pujols belts No. 497 in Angels' rout of Tigers

    ESPN.com nytimes.com MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    Albert Pujols hit his 497th home run and Howie Kendrick added two of his own to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 11-6 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
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  • Kendrick awarded home run following official review

    Kendrick awarded home run following official review

    MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    Angels designated hitter Howie Kendrick was initially ruled to have hit a double in the fourth inning of Friday night's game against the Tigers, but after Angels manager Mike Scioscia asked for a review, the ball was ruled to have cleared the fence for …
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  • Boesch back in Detroit after getting called up

    Boesch back in Detroit after getting called up

    MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    Angels outfielder Brennan Boesch was a big part of the Tigers from 2010-12, playing in a combined 380 games while posting a .259/.315/.414 slash line.
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  • Freese pulled from lineup with tightness in right quad

    Freese pulled from lineup with tightness in right quad

    MLB.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)
    Angels third baseman David Freese was scratched from the lineup on Friday, hours before the series opener against the Tigers at Comerica Park. Freese is experiencing tightness in his right quad, an injury manager Mike Scioscia doesn't deem serious.
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  • Behind Max Scherzer and company, Tigers boast MLB's best rotati…

    Behind Max Scherzer and company, Tigers boast MLB's best rotation

    CNNSI.com Apr 18 (3 days ago)
    With defending Cy Young winner Max Scherzer leading it, Detroit's rotation is the envy of baseball.
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  • Iannetta walks off Angels past A's in 12 innings

    Iannetta walks off Angels past A's in 12 innings

    MLB.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)
    Chris Iannetta powered a home run over a leaping Craig Gentry and over the center-field fence with two out in the 12th off Drew Pomeranz to give the Angels a 5-4 win over the A's in the series finale Wednesday night.
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  • Melvin loses replay challenge on hit by pitch

    Melvin loses replay challenge on hit by pitch

    MLB.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)
    A's manager Bob Melvin challenged plate umpire Tim Timmons' ruling that the Angels' Chris Iannetta was hit in the toe by a Tommy Milone pitch leading off the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday night. After a replay review, the umpires ruled that the…
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  • Angels put OF Calhoun on DL, call up Boesch

    Angels put OF Calhoun on DL, call up Boesch

    ESPN.com Apr 16 (4 days ago)
    The Los Angeles Angels have placed outfielder Kole Calhoun on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday because of a sprained ligament in his right ankle and selected outfielder Brennan Boesch to the major league roster.
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  • Johnson finding form since 'break' from closing

    Johnson finding form since 'break' from closing

    MLB.com Apr 16 (4 days ago)
    A's right-hander Jim Johnson is still on "a break" from closing, but the man who saved 101 games the past two seasons for the Orioles seems headed in the right direction again after picking up victories over the Angels in the first two games o…
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  • Trout ties it in 9th, but A's trump Angels in 11

    Trout ties it in 9th, but A's trump Angels in 11

    ESPN.com nytimes.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)
    Josh Donaldson drove in Jed Lowrie with an 11th-inning double, and the Oakland Athletics overcame Mike Trout's tying homer in the ninth for a 10-9 victory against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.
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  • A's continue to reign over Halos in Anaheim

    A's continue to reign over Halos in Anaheim

    MLB.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)
    Josh Donaldson's 11th-inning RBI double off Yoslan Herrera gave the A's a 10-9 victory Tuesday over the Angels on a bad night for bullpens at Angel Stadium. Oakland won its fourth in a row, and 15th in its last 21 games in Anaheim.
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  • Overuse of young pitchers fueling MLB's Tommy John surgery prob…

    Overuse of young pitchers fueling MLB's Tommy John surgery problem

    CNNSI.com Apr 15 (5 days ago)
    The mistreatment and overuse of young pitchers is fueling MLB's Tommy John surgery epidemic.
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  • Jaso's pinch-hit HR lifts A's; Pujols hits 496th

    Jaso's pinch-hit HR lifts A's; Pujols hits 496th

    ESPN.com nytimes.com MLB.com Apr 15 (6 days ago)
    Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
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  • Halos' Hamilton to start working out Friday

    Halos' Hamilton to start working out Friday

    MLB.com Apr 14 (6 days ago)
    Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton was back at the ballpark for the first time on Monday, three days after undergoing thumb surgery that's expected to keep him out for six to eight weeks.
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  • MLB Notebook: Back-to-back-to-back Halos

    MLB Notebook: Back-to-back-to-back Halos

    MLB.com Apr 14 (7 days ago)
    In the first inning of the Angels' 14-2 win over the Mets, Mike Trout, Albert Pujols and Raul Ibanez homered in succession. Before this record-tying feat (for the franchise), there had been nine times when three straight Angels players homered.
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  • Video - Tigers Edge Angels 00:46

    Tigers Edge Angels

    Apr 20
    The Tigers took advantage of four Angels' errors to prevail for the 2-1 win.
  • Video - Scherzer's Nine Strikeouts Guide Tigers 00:30

    Scherzer's Nine Strikeouts Guide Tigers

    Apr 19
    Max Scherzer struck out nine batters over seven solid innings of work in the Tigers' 5-2 victory over the Angels.
  • Video - Pujols, Angels Pound Tigers 00:23

    Pujols, Angels Pound Tigers

    Apr 18
    Albert Pujols hit his 497th home run in the Angels' 11-6 win over the Tigers.
  • Video - MLB Daily Download: Thursday 04:36

    MLB Daily Download: Thursday

    Apr 17
    Antonietta Collins recaps Wednesday's action from around the league: Hanley Ramirez gets plunked and Masahiro Tanaka continues to dominate.

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