| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:12 PM
The Angels, as expected, did not extend a one-year, $14.1-million qualifying offer to pitcher Jason Vargas by Monday’s deadline, so they will not receive draft-pick compensation if the free-agent left-hander signs elsewhere.
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:46 PM
The Angels have only one free agent, pitcher Jason Vargas, and they have until 2 p.m. Monday to decide whether to extend a one-year, $14.1-million qualifying offer to the left-hander who went 9-8 with a 4.02 earned-run average in 24 starts during an...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:52 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Teams are waiting for Masahiro Tanaka to become available, but there is a growing sense at the meetings of major league general managers that the Japanese right-hander will be a Dodger.
An executive of a rival team recalled his interest...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:20 PM
A dozen Dodgers became free agents Thursday, including second baseman Mark Ellis, whose $5.75-million option for 2014 was declined by the team.
Ellis, 36, was a finalist for the Gold Glove but became expendable when the Dodgers signed Cuban import...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:03 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Yasiel Puig, Matt Kemp, Andre Ethier and Carl Crawford have drawn interest on the trade market over the first two days of the general managers' meetings.
The Dodgers have fielded inquiries about all four of their outfielders,...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 9:42 AM
With international sports and anti-doping officials calling for an independent review of cycling's doping past, Lance Armstrong repeated his vow to cooperate.
The disgraced cyclist, who was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles last...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:25 PM
UCLA forward Travis Wear, who was diagnosed with appendicitis, worked out Monday is on track to return to the team in time for the Nov. 18 game against Sacramento State.
Wear, a senior, averaged 10.9 points and 5.2 rebounds last season.
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Mike Trout takes a vicious swing at a 91-mph fastball and an earsplitting crack echoes through the Tampa Bay Rays' domed stadium. The drive screams off his bat at 112 mph and travels 458 feet, the longest home run this season at Tropicana Field.
| Sep 21, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It all worked out in the end for the Angels on Friday night, as Chris Iannetta drove a two-out single off the left-center field wall in the 11th inning to score Kole Calhoun from first base for a 3-2 walk-off victory over the Seattle Mariners.
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:26 PM
OAKLAND — The Angels can't come close to matching the Oakland Athletics in volume of talented young starting pitchers, but in Garrett Richards, they have an arm that can cut into the deficit.
Richards, mixing a 94-mph fastball with a sharp...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:39 PM
OAKLAND -- Angels Manager Mike Scioscia reacted incredulously Monday night when told that the original estimate on Mike Trout’s eighth-inning home run, which bounced off the window of a luxury box high above the center-field wall in the Oakland...