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  • Control of his fastball gives Angels' Garrett Richards more weapons

    Control of his fastball gives Angels' Garrett Richards more weapons
    TEMPE, Ariz. — With a fastball he can dial up to 97 mph, a big overhand curve and a sharp-breaking slider, Garrett Richards has the kind of electric stuff to average at least one strikeout an inning. But the less the 25-year-old right-hander tries...
  • Carlos Pena among 3 released by Angels as his 'hunch' fails to pay off

    Carlos Pena among 3 released by Angels as his 'hunch' fails to pay off
    TEMPE, Ariz. — Veteran first baseman Carlos Pena followed his heart to Anaheim, signing a minor league deal with the Angels even though his position was firmly occupied by Albert Pujols, who is in the third year of a 10-year, $240-million deal....
  • Angels' Joe Blanton has another rough start

    Angels' Joe Blanton has another rough start
    PHOENIX¬†— The Angels and Milwaukee Brewers did not use instant replay in Saturday's exhibition game in Maryvale Park, but Joe Blanton did, which is not necessarily a good thing for the veteran right-hander. Blanton, in what may have been his...
  • Angels defeat Brewers, 9-6, in spring game

    Angels defeat Brewers, 9-6, in spring game
    Angels 9, Brewers 6 AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout hit a towering two-run homer to left-center field and singled to raise his spring average to .426 (20 for 47) with five homers and 16 runs batted in. Josh Hamilton, sidelined by a left hamstring strain for...
  • Angels acquire pitcher Jose Alvarez from Tigers

    Angels acquire pitcher Jose Alvarez from Tigers
    TEMPE, Ariz. — The Detroit Tigers needed help at shortstop, and the Angels took advantage of that need to fortify their pitching depth. The Angels acquired left-hander Jose Alvarez from the Tigers on Friday for shortstop Andrew Romine. Angels...
  • Spring training: Angels 7, Royals 3

    Spring training: Angels 7, Royals 3
    ANGELS 7, ROYALS 3 AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout had two hits, raising his Cactus League batting average to .409. Raul Ibanez went hitless in three at-bats, lowering his average to .194. Kole Calhoun and Chris Iannetta each hit home runs. ON THE MOUND: C....
  • Angels win; pitcher Sean Burnett has another setback

    Angels win; pitcher Sean Burnett has another setback
    TEMPE, Ariz. – Chris Iannetta hit a three-run home run and Kole Calhoun added a solo shot, powering the Angels to a 7-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday. Mike Trout had two hits, raising his Cactus League average to .409. The game...
  • Angels trade Andrew Romine to Tigers for pitcher Jose Alvarez

    Angels trade Andrew Romine to Tigers for pitcher Jose Alvarez
    TEMPE, Ariz. -- The Detroit Tigers needed help at shortstop, and the Angels took advantage of that need to fortify their pitching depth. The Angels acquired left-hander Jose Alvarez from the Tigers on Friday for shortstop Andrew Romine. Angels General...
  • Angels give Joe Blanton a showcase start Saturday

    Angels give Joe Blanton a showcase start Saturday
    TEMPE, Ariz. -- Angels Manager Mike Scioscia will get an in-person look at Joe Blanton on Saturday. So will scouts from opposing teams. Blanton will start Saturday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers. The Angels have shifted Hector Santiago, the...
  • Angels trade big-name minor leaguers: Matt Scioscia for Trevor Gretzky

    Angels trade big-name minor leaguers: Matt Scioscia for Trevor Gretzky
    SURPRISE, Ariz. — For Mike Scioscia, one question was enough. The Angels had just traded his son, in a headline-grabbing deal. They sent Matt Scioscia to the Chicago Cubs for Trevor Gretzky, son of Wayne Gretzky, the greatest player in hockey...
  • Angels defeat Royals, 3-2, in exhibition

    Angels defeat Royals, 3-2, in exhibition
    Angels 3, Royals 2 AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout lifted his Cactus League average to .400. He homered and doubled, and he leads the Angels with four home runs and 14 runs batted in. David Freese went hitless in three at-bats. He is batting .212 this spring,...