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  • Cory Rasmus answers the call for Angels

    Cory Rasmus answers the call for Angels
    It was like a conga line from the Angels bullpen to the mound Saturday night. One by one, pitchers trotted into the game, beginning with reliever-turned-starter Cory Rasmus and ending with closer Huston Street. By the time the Angels completed a 2-0...
  • Jered Weaver and Angels cruise to 12-3 win over Indians

    Jered Weaver and Angels cruise to 12-3 win over Indians
    AT THE PLATE: Howie Kendrick is batting .565 (13 for 23) with two homers, two doubles, two triples and 10 runs batted in over his last five games. Kole Calhoun, in a 3-for-29 slump before Friday, is eight for 18 (.444) with a homer and four RBIs in his...
  • Angels pitching coach Mike Butcher has a hot staff, is off hot seat

    The criticism of Angels pitching coach Mike Butcher last season was every bit as fierce as that of former hitting coach Mickey Hatcher in the weeks and months leading up to Hatcher's firing in May 2012. The 2013 rotation, which included two of the worst...
  • Angels' Shoemaker comes back to earth

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Los Angeles Angels - INSIDE PITCH MINNEAPOLIS -- At times this season, Los Angeles Angels right-hander Matt Shoemaker made things look easy. Shoemaker entered Friday's start against the Minnesota Twins red-hot,...
  • Angels need, and get, a little extra to beat Twins in 10 innings, 7-6

    Angels need, and get, a little extra to beat Twins in 10 innings, 7-6
    The Angels didn't so much beat the Minnesota Twins Friday night as they did outlast them. In a game that featured 17 pitchers, 39 baserunners and took 4 hours and 30 minutes to complete, Kevin Jepsen was the last man standing, the Angels reliever...
  • Angels exercise General Manager Jerry Dipoto's 2015 contract option

    The Angels’ transformation from an underachieving non-contender in 2013 to one of baseball’s best teams in 2014 paid off for General Manager Jerry Dipoto, who had the 2015 option on his contract exercised by owner Arte Moreno. Dipoto, who...
  • Angels defeat the Twins, 5-4

    AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout and Josh Hamilton walked ahead of Howie Kendrick's run-scoring double over left fielder Jordan Schafer's head in the fourth inning, and Hamilton scored on Schafer's throwing error. Erick Aybar hit an RBI single to right, and David...
  • Angels struggle at plate in 4-1 loss to Astros

    Angels struggle at plate in 4-1 loss to Astros
    KEY MOMENT: Jose Altuve hit a one-out double to left field in the eighth inning and Chris Carter hit a two-out home run to right against reliever Fernando Salas to extend a 2-1 Astros lead to 4-1. It was Carter's second home run of the game, his 35th this...
  • Angels find much stronger relief this season

    Angels find much stronger relief this season
    It was a look, and a feeling, that Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto came to dread, not only last season, but at times in April and May this year. The bullpen gate would open in the late innings of a close game and a sense of uncertainty would trot in...
  • Angels' Aybar makes two-way contributions

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Los Angeles Angels - INSIDE PITCH ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Shortstop Erick Aybar's offensive surge is one of the reasons the Los Angeles Angels are riding a six-game winning streak following a three-game weekend sweep of...
  • Angels use eight pitchers in shutout win over Athletics

    The Sports Xchange By Joe Haakenson, The Sports Xchange Angels use eight pitchers in shutout win over Athletics ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Who needs a starting pitcher when your bullpen is good enough to throw nine shutout innings? The Los Angeles Angels used...
  • Angels wear out Eovaldi, even series with Marlins

    Angels wear out Eovaldi, even series with Marlins
    ANAHEIM, Calif. – Since the beginning of last season a Marlins' starter has allowed 10 or more hits while completing four innings or fewer on three occasions. Including Tuesday's late game against the Angels, the same pitcher has authored each of...