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  • Angels edge Twins to extend AL West lead

    The Sports Xchange By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange Angels edge Twins to extend AL West lead MINNEAPOLIS -- With a lineup filled with mashers at the plate, the Los Angeles Angels used some small ball to snap a brief two-game losing streak Thursday...
  • Angels grounded by Houston Astros, 4-1

    This is why the Angels tempered their enthusiasm after completing a four-game sweep of Oakland on Sunday, marking the occasion with statements such as "There's a lot of baseball left" and "We can't get too excited yet." They know how quickly things can...
  • Reeling A's welcome day off

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Oakland Athletics - INSIDE PITCH OAKLAND, Calif. -- The reeling Oakland Athletics have an off-day Thursday, and it couldn't come at a better time. The A's suffered a painful 2-1 loss Wednesday to the Seattle...
  • Mike Trout powers Angels past Marlins, joins select fraternity

    Mike Trout powers Angels past Marlins, joins select fraternity
    Mike Trout turned 23 less than three weeks ago. But don't let the tender age fool you. With each passing day, the Angels outfielder proves he's already one for the ages. Wednesday, in the seventh inning of a game that had long since been drained of...
  • Angels' Albert Pujols is again showing stellar form

    Every now and then, Albert Pujols reminds us of what he once did on a remarkably regular basis, unleashing the efficient, potent swings that were his trademark when he was voted the National League most valuable player three times and was one of the top...
  • Angels cruise past A's, 9-4, sit alone atop AL West

    Angels cruise past A's, 9-4, sit alone atop AL West
    Angels Manager Mike Scioscia says he doesn't pay much attention to the standings during August. "The division lead is important after the last game of the season,"  he said. "The standings are a distraction right now. "Maybe in about two or three...
  • Injury wave crashes over A's

    The Sports Xchange By Eric Gilmore, The Sports Xchange Injury wave crashes over A's OAKLAND, Calif. -- Crushed 9-4 by the Angels on Sunday night, the Oakland A's fell one game behind Los Angeles in the American League West race. That wasn't even the...
  • Game roundup: Longoria, Rays top Jays in 10

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 4: adds Angels-A's; final update; will stand Game roundup: Longoria, Rays top Jays in 10 TORONTO -- Evan Longoria singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays held on to defeat the...
  • Angels feel no pressure to match Athletics' moves

    The Oakland Athletics picked up a new player Sunday. And they may add another by Tuesday. But don't expect the Angels to cover those moves with trades of their own. "You have to make sure you tend your own garden," General Manager Jerry Dipoto said....
  • Marlins notes: Latest Hechavarria defensive gem among his best

    The Marlins lost to the Rockies late Saturday in 13 innings. It would have been 12 if not for Adeiny Hechavarria. With two out and runners at the corners, Justin Morneau hit a pop into short left-center. With Christian Yelich and Marcell Ozuna both...
  • Lester show his value in A's win

    The Sports Xchange By Eric Gilmore, The Sports Xchange Lester show his value in A's win OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland A's thought they were getting a big-game pitcher, someone they could rely on down the stretch, when they acquired left-hander Jon...
  • Game roundup: Beltran homers in Yankees victory

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Final update:Rockies-Marlins; will stand Game roundup: Beltran homers in Yankees victory NEW YORK -- Carlos Beltran hit a home run in his return from a brief absence and Martin Prado had three hits, leading the New York...