| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:03 PM
X-rays taken earlier this week showed that the broken bone just below Peter Bourjos’ right wrist hasn’t fully healed, a minor setback that will delay the return of the Angels center fielder by another week or two.
Bourjos, hurt when he was...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:57 PM
The Angels, in desperate need of young, effective and inexpensive starting pitchers, appear to have found one right in their own house.
Garrett Richards recovered from a shaky start Saturday night to blank Texas on two hits from the third through...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Josh Hamilton was still getting the hang of being a big leaguer.
Hamilton showed up in the majors belatedly but abruptly, after a three-year suspension for drug use and 15 games in the minor leagues. The Cincinnati Reds took a flier on him, and he hit...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 11:17 PM
Jason Vargas threw seven shutout innings last Thursday in Tampa Bay, allowing two hits, striking out seven and walking three in an Angels victory, but his encore performance against the Rays five days later did not go as well.
The left-hander was rocked...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:41 PM
General Manager Jerry Dipoto has been heavily criticized for his winter pitching moves that didn't pan out, Ryan Madson, Joe Blanton, Tommy Hanson and Sean Burnett providing little or no contributions to the Angels this season.
But at least one under-...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 8:53 PM
Josh Hamilton would not flat-out deny that he has resumed using smokeless tobacco when pressed on the matter again Wednesday, but the Angels right fielder went to great lengths to contain speculation about the issue.
“I just don’t have any...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The Angels are wearing a Stan Musial No. 6 patch on the breast of their jerseys for this week’s series against the St. Louis Cardinals in honor of the former Cardinals Hall of Fame outfielder, who died Jan. 19 at the age of 92.
“Stan was a...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The Angels say they're not sure what, if anything, is wrong with right-hander Jered Weaver, who has lost his last three starts to fall to 1-4. But pitching coach Mike Butcher says Weaver's role as the staff ace remains unchanged -- and with that comes...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Dear Dodgers fans, let me just say that interviewing you in the first inning is a far different experience from speaking to you in the sixth, when that icy concoction you've been slurping completely Novocains your mouth and you almost swallow your tongue....
| Jun 21, 2013
| 11:07 PM
Shadows covered most of the infield at Angel Stadium when Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Gerrit Cole took his place on the mound and brought the heat back to a cooling Friday evening.
Pitching quickly and efficiently in only his third major league...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:38 PM
When Mike Trout crashed into the wall in front of the left-field bullpen to make a game-saving catch of Mike Zunino’s drive with two on to end the seventh inning Wednesday night, he felt like a hockey player getting checked hard into the glass....