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  • Rangers looking forward to series at Oakland

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Texas Rangers - INSIDE PITCH SEATTLE -- The injury-plagued Texas Rangers found a way to stay afloat during a three-game series in Seattle over the weekend, and now things could really get interesting as Texas...
  • Heyward's bat, glove guide Braves past Angels

    The Sports Xchange By Guy Curtright, The Sports Xchange Heyward's bat, glove guide Braves past Angels ATLANTA -- The only team in the majors without an interleague win prior to Friday, the Atlanta Braves now have their first series victory against an...
  • Angels are no match for Athletics

    Angels are no match for Athletics
    No major league player would admit to an opponent being in his head, but with the way the Oakland Athletics dominated the Angels this weekend, you wonder if they may have set up temporary quarters in the minds of the Angels. With Sunday’s 6-3...
  • Orioles' homestand uneven like season has been so far

    BALTIMORE — Entering a 10-game homestand on June 6, the Baltimore Orioles were in second place in the American League East, 5 1-2 games behind the Toronto Blue Jays. With the Jays, fellow AL East rival Boston, and AL West-leading Oakland coming...
  • Back end of Angels bullpen creates another unhappy ending in 3-2 loss

    Back end of Angels bullpen creates another unhappy ending in 3-2 loss
    NEW YORK — A potential make-or-break trip to Detroit, Washington and New York did not make or break the Angels, whose slip-through-the-fingers 3-2 loss in Yankee Stadium on Sunday night left them with a 4-5 record on the challenging nine-game swing....
  • Things are going better for Angels this April

    Things are going better for Angels this April
    The cruelest month comes to an end Wednesday. The Angels are not buried. That counts as progress in Anaheim, where the home team has punted the season because of a poor April in each of the last two seasons. On the last day of the month, the Angels have...
  • Angels' season so far is a matter of perspective

    An ugly first inning that featured two Angels errors, one on a routine fly ball that dropped when Mike Trout and Collin Cowgill collided in right-center field, and two walks led to an unsightly 9-2 loss to the New York Yankees on Wednesday night. The...
  • Angels' Matt Shoemaker making most of his time in big leagues

    Angels' Matt Shoemaker making most of his time in big leagues
    Matt Shoemaker has spent almost all of his seven-year career in the minor leagues, including the last two seasons at triple A. Signed by the Angels as an undrafted free agent in 2008, the 27-year-old right-hander is neither a highly touted prospect nor an...
  • Angels don't take a holiday in pursuit of first place

    Angels don't take a holiday in pursuit of first place
    At the traditional Memorial Day checkpoint, the Angels check out quite well. They have the third-best record in the American League, trailing only the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics. The Angels are 1 1/2 games out of first place in the AL West,...
  • Chris Young, Mariners shut down Angels, 5-1

    AT THE PLATE: Seattle right-hander Chris Young had a no-hitter until Kole Calhoun snapped a 0-for-14 slump with a one-out single in the sixth. Albert Pujols broke up the shutout with a solo homer to left-center in the seventh, his 14th of the season and...
  • Brian Moran's injury could lead Angels to open with all-RHP bullpen

    TEMPE, Ariz. — Could the Angels open the season without a left-hander in the bullpen? That is one of the possibilities they are considering in the wake of an elbow injury to Brian Moran, the left-hander selected by the Angels in the Rule 5 draft...
  • Despite Angels' star presence, season-ticket sales are down

     Despite Angels' star presence, season-ticket sales are down
    PHOENIX — The Los Angeles market is star-driven, at least according to conventional wisdom. In Mike Trout, Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton, the Angels have three of the biggest stars in baseball. Yet the Angels' season-ticket sales are down...