| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:14 PM
Joe Blanton's struggles reached a pinnacle Monday night in the Angels' 4-3 loss to the Minnesota Twins.
Coming into the game at Angel Stadium, Blanton had allowed 15 runs on 22 hits in his previous three starts. Coming out of it he leads the majors in...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:47 PM
If the Angels don't act soon Joe Blanton might end up Major League Baseball's first 20-game loser since 2003 — and the worst 20-game loser of all time.
Blanton, whose record is 2-13, would bring ignominy to a fraternity that has actually...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:17 PM
OAKLAND — Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto said earlier this week that bouncing Garrett Richards back and forth between the rotation and bullpen “is not appealing,” but Richards doesn’t seem to mind.
The 25-year-old right-...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:33 PM
OAKLAND — Forks and knives scraping plates were all that broke the silence in the Angels clubhouse Friday night after a 6-4 loss to the Oakland Athletics dropped them 11 games back in the American League West.
It has become an all-too-familiar...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:45 PM
The Angels face a short-term question and a long-term question with Joe Blanton.
The short-term question: Does he make his next scheduled start? On the day after Blanton failed to complete six innings for the fourth consecutive start, Angels Manager...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:22 PM
If the Angels don’t act soon Joe Blanton (2-13) might not just end up the major league’s first 20-game loser since 2003.
He could end up the worst 20-game loser of all time.
And with that Blanton would bring ignominy to a fraternity that...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:12 PM
With barely any competition and TV ratings almost matching last year's historic lows, Bruce Bochy and Major League Baseball reaped what they sowed.
In a low-scoring and boring contest, who wouldn't have wanted to see a Mariano Rivera vs. Yasiel Puig...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 4:13 PM
SEATTLE — The Angels lost to the Seattle Mariners, 4-3, Sunday at Safeco Field, but they didn’t go down without a fight — among themselves.
Struggling right-hander Joe Blanton and pitching coach Mike Butcher had to be restrained...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 6:58 PM
— For one afternoon in a horrific season, baseball was fun again for Josh Hamilton, the Angels right fielder who saved at least three runs with two leaping catches at the wall in Saturday's 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros in Minute Maid Park....
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:01 AM
HOUSTON — X-rays showed a nondisplaced fracture of a bone just below Peter Bourjos’ right wrist, an injury that is expected to sideline the speedy Angels center fielder for at least two to three weeks.
Bourjos, who missed 40 games in May and...
| May 26, 2013
| 10:05 AM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Billy Buckner discovered just how tough the baseball business is on Sunday when the Angels right-hander was designated for assignment one day after throwing five shutout innings in a 7-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals.