| Jul 21, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Manager Mike Scioscia couldn’t have summed up Garrett Richards’ potential any better Sunday when he said of the Angels right-hander, “There are some things that could make him a good major league starter, and some things that could...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:38 PM
A month ago, Jerry Dipoto could not envision the Angels making a major push to add or shed players before the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline, the general manager saying, “We are not a buyer, we are not a seller.” Two and a half weeks ago,...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:33 PM
OAKLAND — Forks and knives scraping plates were all that broke the silence in the Angels clubhouse Friday night after a 6-4 loss to the Oakland Athletics dropped them 11 games back in the American League West.
It has become an all-too-familiar...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Scott Servais knew what he was getting himself into when he took over the Angels scouting and player development departments two years ago.
The farm system he inherited was ranked as the worst in Major League Baseball by Baseball America. Two years of...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:56 PM
1. Tigers (4): Acquired closer Jose Veras from the Astros at a time Detroit hadn't had a blown save in 40 games. The bullpen has been much better since Joaquin Benoit took over as the closer.
2. Cardinals (1): They kicked the tires on Alexei Ramirez but...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 5:01 PM
HOUSTON -- Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson needed only 106 pitches -- 65 of them were strikes -- to complete seven strong innings in Sunday’s 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros in Minute Maid Park.
Too often this season, Wilson has hit the 100-...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:12 PM
For the Angels, Howie Kendrick is more than just a player. He is a comfort zone, thesugar in your candy bar. You don't worry about him being there because he always is.
He is more than just a second baseman. He is the streetlight on your corner, the guy...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
HOUSTON -- C.J. Wilson threw seven strong innings, and Josh Hamilton snapped a tie with a run-scoring double in the eighth inning to lead the Angels to a 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on Sunday.
The win completed a three-game...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Join The Times' Kevin Baxter and Mike Hiserman a live discussion at 12:30 p.m. on baseball's game within the game -- all those wordless signs between the manager, coaches and players.
Baxter described the complex system that delivers messages within...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 4:11 PM
The Angels got off to a horribly slow start this season. They comforted themselves by saying they did the same thing last year, then had a pretty good season after all.
This is worse, and not just because the Angels have lost three consecutive games...
| May 28, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Join Times Dodgers writer Dylan Hernandez and Angels writer Mike DiGiovanna today at 11:30 a.m. as they discuss their respective teams in a live video chat.
The two teams are currently in the midst of a four-game series against each other, with...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Now that we can sweep the college football season away, much like Alabama did to Notre Dame, it is time to set our sporting sights forward.
There is the NBA, college basketball, even a hockey-light season. Or is that a light hockey season?