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Albert Pujols

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

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 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

Angels rookie Matt Shoemaker delivers a pitch during the first inning of Thursday's 2-0 win at Boston. (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Angels Complete Sweep Of Red Sox With 2-0 Win

Rookie Matt Shoemaker didn’t allow a hit through 6 2-3 innings and the Los Angeles Angels held on for a 2-0 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday, completing a four-game sweep at Fenway Park.

08/21/2014

19. Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (11-13)

Pujols’ HR In 19th Lifts Angels Over Red Sox 5-4

Albert Pujols homered leading off the 19th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels outlasted the Boston Red Sox 5-4 on Saturday night in the longest game in the major leagues this season.

08/10/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 05:  Juan Uribe #5 celebrates with Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers at home plate after hitting a three run homerun in the second inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Dodger Stadium on August 5, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Uribe Scores In 9th To Give Dodgers 5-4 Win Over Angels In Game 2

Juan Uribe scored on a play at the plate in the 9th inning, and the Dodgers got even with the cross-town rival Angels on Tuesday night in Game 2 of the Freeway Series.

08/05/2014

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (2-4)

Albert Pujols Drives In Only Run To Lift Angels Past Orioles

Albert Pujols hit an RBI single in the 13th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 1-0 Thursday night to avert a three-game series sweep.

07/31/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ed Zurga)

Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.

07/21/2014

19. Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (11-13)

Pujols’ 7th-Inning Bomb Helps Angels Edge Blue Jays, 8-7

As long as they have Albert Pujols at the plate in a clutch situation, the Los Angeles Angels are confident they can win any close game they trail in the late innings.

07/09/2014

Houston Astros v Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Angels Use Big, Long 7th Inning To Defeat Astros 11-5

Albert Pujols hit a go-ahead, two-run home run, and C.J. Cron and pinch-hitter David Freese also homered against the Houston bullpen in the Angels’ eight-run seventh inning as Los Angeles beat the Astros 11-5 on Saturday night for their ninth straight home win.

07/05/2014

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (2-4)

Pujols, Freese Drive In 5 Runs To Help Angels Top Royals

Albert Pujols and David Freese combined to drive in five runs as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Saturday for their seventh victory in eight games.

06/28/2014

19. Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (11-13)

Pujols, Weaver Send Angels Over White Sox 8-4

Kole Calhoun homered and drove in three runs, Albert Pujols also went deep and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago White Sox 8-4 Friday night.

06/06/2014

Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a solo home run in the first inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 18, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Pujols Homers Twice As Angels Beat Rays 6-2

Albert Pujols hit a pair of solo homers against David Price, and Matt Shoemaker took a shutout into the seventh inning to lead the Los Angeles Angels over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 Sunday.

05/18/2014

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v New York Yankees

Pujols, Angels Pound On Yankees 13-1

Albert Pujols hit one of Los Angeles’ four home runs, C.J. Wilson kept New York in check again and the Angels roughed up the road weary Yankees 13-1 Friday night.

04/25/2014

Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels reacts to his two run homerun in front of Maicer Izturis #13 and Mark Trumbo #44 for a 3-0 lead over the New York Yankees during the third inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 29, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Pujols Hits Homerun No. 497 To Lead Angels Past Tigers 11-6

Albert Pujols hit his 497th home run and Howie Kendrick added two of his own to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 11-6 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.

04/18/2014

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