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Focus in Angels' dugout is to dig out
Focus in Angels' dugout is to dig out

This isn't about urgency. It's about traction, and the Angels hit the skids again Saturday night. A 6-5 loss to the Houston Astros at Angel Stadium will not result in a rush to the panic button. This is May, as Manager Mike Scioscia pointed out. But the Angels are dealing with a basic principle. The deeper the hole, the higher the climb. The loss left the Angels six games behind the first-place Astros in the American League West. "Whether we stay close, drop behind, our focus has to be on going out and winning a game, whether we're five games up or five games behind," Scioscia said. The Angels have had a hard time staying on task. This was their sixth...

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