Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros doubles in the eighth inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Minute Maid Park on September 2, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Astros Win Again Behind Peacock And Altuve, Beat Angels, 8-3

Houston interim manager Tom Lawless couldn’t have asked for a better first game to start his managerial career.

09/02/2014

Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is congratulated by Dino Ebel #21 after hitting a solo home run in the seventh inning against the Miami Marlins at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 27, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Angels Surge Into September As Baseball’s Top Team

Although Mike Trout has accomplished an extraordinary amount in his short major league career with the Los Angeles Angels, he is quick to point out he’s only just getting to the good stuff.

09/01/2014

Angels pitcher Cory Rasmus, making his first major league start after two seasons as a reliever, delivers a pitch in the first inning of the Halos' 2-0 victory over the Athletics on Saturday night in Anaheim. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

After Strong Start, Angels Stash Rasmus On Salt Lake Roster

The Los Angeles Angels have optioned right-hander Cory Rasmus to Triple-A Salt Lake after the reliever’s outstanding fill-in start in a shutout of Oakland.

08/31/2014

Angels pitcher Cory Rasmus, making his first major league start after two seasons as a reliever, delivers a pitch in the first inning of the Halos' 2-0 victory over the Athletics on Saturday night in Anaheim. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Eight Angel Pitchers Combine To Shut Out Athletics, 2-0

The Los Angeles Angels used eight pitchers — a franchise record for a nine-inning game — in a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Saturday night that increased their AL West lead over the Athletics to four games.

08/30/2014

Angels pitcher Jered Weaver falls as he delivers a first-inning pitch, one of his rare missteps in Friday's 4-0 win over the Athletics in Anaheim. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Weaver, Angels Bullpen Blank Athletics, 4-0

Jered Weaver outpitched Jon Lester, Albert Pujols hit his 516th career homer and the Los Angeles Angels beat Oakland 4-0 Friday night, extend their AL West lead over the A’s to three games.

08/29/2014

Garrett Richards delivers a pitch for the Angels in Boston on Aug. 20. The Angels' right-hander had surgery on his injured left knee last week, and joined the team on crutches Friday night in Anaheim. (credit: Rich Gagnon/Getty Images

Richards On Crutches As He Rejoins Teammates At Angel Stadium

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards was on crutches Friday when he rejoined his teammates for the first time since his season-ending knee injury.

08/29/2014

Erick Aybar of the Angels hits an RBI single during the second inning of the Halos' 4-3 win over Oakland in Anaheim on Thursday night. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Kendrick’s 10th-Inning Sacrifice Fly Lifts Angels Over A’s, 4-3

Howie Kendrick drove in Albert Pujols with a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels opened a two-game lead atop the major league standings with a 4-3 victory Thursday night over the Oakland Athletics.

08/28/2014

Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is congratulated by Dino Ebel #21 after hitting a solo home run in the seventh inning against the Miami Marlins at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 27, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Trout Knocks 30th Homer In Angels’ 6-1 Win Over Marlins

Mike Trout tied a career high with his 30th home run, Gordon Beckham homered for the first time with his new club, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 Wednesday night.

08/27/2014

Wade LeBlanc #35 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches against the Miami Marlins at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 25, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Angels Drop LeBlac After 1 Start, Select Herrera

Left-hander Wade LeBlanc has been designated for assignment by the Los Angeles Angels, one day after a poor debut for the club.

08/26/2014

Gordon Beckham #15 of the Chicago White Sox reacts to his throw on Nolan Reimold #14 of the Toronto Blue Jays who beat out the infield hit in the sixth inning at U.S. Cellular Field on August 16, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images

Slumping Beckham Happy For ‘Clean Slate’ With Angels

The White Sox sent the slumping Beckham to the contending Angels last week for a player to be named or cash, ending a disappointing tenure in Chicago that began with high hopes.

08/26/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins hits a three-run home run against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the fourth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 25, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Stanton’s 3-Run Homer Helps Marlins Beat Angels, 7-1

Giancarlo Stanton upstaged Mike Trout with a three-run homer in the first regular-season showdown between two of baseball’s brightest young stars, leading the Miami Marlins to a 7-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

08/25/2014

Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels connects for a sixth-inning homer in the Halos' 9-4 win at Oakland on Sunday night. (credit: Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Hamilton, Trout Push Angels Past A’s, 9-4

Josh Hamilton homered and drove in three runs, Mike Trout also went deep and the Los Angeles Angels regained the best record on baseball, beating the Oakland Athletics 9-4 on Sunday night.

08/24/2014

The Angels' C.J. Wilson delivers a pitch during the first inning of the Halos' 2-1 loss at Oakland on Saturday night.  (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Athletics Take 2-1 Win Over Angels, Forge Tie In AL West

Coco Crisp scored the go-ahead run on Joe Smith’s wild pitch with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Angels 2-1 on Saturday night to move into a first-place tie with Los Angeles atop the AL West.

08/23/2014

Alberto Callaspo of the Athletics slides past the tag of the Angels' Hank Conger to score during the sixth inning of their game Friday night in Oakland. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Gray Pitches Athletics Past Angels, 5-3

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sonny Gray ended a monthlong losing streak, pitching into the ninth inning and leading the Oakland Athletics over the Los Angeles Angels 5-3 Friday night in a matchup of AL West […]

08/22/2014

Garrett Richards delivers a pitch for the Angels in Boston on Aug. 20. The Angels' right-hander had surgery on his injured left knee last week, and joined the team on crutches Friday night in Anaheim. (credit: Rich Gagnon/Getty Images

Angels’ Richards Has Surgery On Left Knee

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards underwent surgery on Friday to repair the torn patellar tendon in his left knee.

08/22/2014

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