| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:48 AM
Mike Scioscia had his reasons for the four key decisions that didn't go his way in the top of the eighth inning Monday night, but they'll probably do little to appease those second-guessing the Angels manager during and after a 4-3 loss to the Cleveland...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 11:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 2-2, and the bases loaded in the fifth inning, Josh Hamilton lofted a fly ball to shallow center that didn't appear deep enough to score Kole Calhoun from third. But when Blue Jays center fielder Colby Rasmus made a flat-...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Robin Ventura has an informed opinion about which White Sox players deserve to participate in the July 15 All-Star Game.
Chris Sale, Jose Abreu and Alexei Ramirez would be his choices.
"But every year we go through the guys who deserve to make it...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:56 PM
White Sox right-hander Hector Noesi didn’t know if it was the one-day delay of his start that affected him, but he felt off from the beginning Tuesday afternoon during an 8-4 loss to the Angels at U.S. Cellular Field.
Noesi gave up five runs on...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:59 PM
White Sox: May have to surrender wild-card hopes and deal Adam Dunn, Dayan Viciedo and Gordon Beckham.
Indians: Is Iowa's Manny Ramirez hoping to bookend career with Tribe, under old Red Sox manager Terry Francona?...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 2:05 PM
The mark Tony Gwynn left on baseball was obvious after all the heartfelt tributes from players, executives, media and fans after his death June 16 from oral cancer.
A beautiful memorial service took place last week in San Diego, and Philadelphia fans...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Rumors automatically increase in July in anticipation of the trade deadline at the end of the month, and White Sox manager Robin Ventura said he knows his team won't be exempt.
"It's natural for every team to have those kind of things," Ventura said....
| Jul 6, 2014
| 10:28 PM
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MLB Team Report - Los Angeles Angels - INSIDE PITCH
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Within one year, right-hander Garrett Richards went from being a placeholder in the Los Angeles Angels' rotation to a potential member of the American League's...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Everyone loves Mike Trout. There was no mystery in his selection to the All-Star game on Sunday. Trout got more fan votes than any player in the major leagues except Jose Bautista of the Toronto Blue Jays. And, in the ultimate sign of respect among his...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 10:21 PM
There are long stretches of a season when a manager feels like that little Dutch boy who puts his finger in the dike. Just when you think one leak is sealed, another springs up.
Despite a 7-3 loss to the Atlanta Braves in Turner Field on Sunday night,...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:14 PM
Mike Scioscia did what any manager would do against Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale, stacking the Angels lineup with eight right-handed batters in hopes of beating an ace who held left-handers hitless in 32 at-bats this season.
It didn't seem to matter...
| Jun 8, 2014
KEY MOMENT: With the bases loaded and no outs in the eighth inning and White Sox starter Chris Sale appearing to tire, Chicago Manager Robin Ventura kept the left-hander in the game to face Mike Trout, who drove Sale's 115th pitch of the game over the...