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C.J. Wilson (baseball)
Royals make things extra tough for Angels with 4-1 win in Game 2
Royals make things extra tough for Angels with 4-1 win in Game 2

The Angels rallied in the wake of a season-ending injury to their best pitcher, Garrett Richards, in August and got so hot they turned a four-game American League West deficit on Aug.10 into a runaway division title. They toiled through a six-month season, bolstering their beleaguered bullpen in July, and finished with a major league-best 98-64 record to earn an important prize, home-field advantage throughout the postseason. A lot of good that did them. Two home games into the AL division series against Kansas City, the Angels are in danger of getting Royal-flushed out of the playoffs. Eric Hosmer ripped a Kevin Jepsen 95-mph fastball for a two-run homer to right field Friday night,...

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