J.J. Hardy and Manny Machado each hit a two-run homer off Jerome Williams in his first start of the season, leading the Baltimore Orioles to an 8-4 victory over the reeling Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.
Chris Tillman returned to his hometown and out-pitched Joe Blanton with eight scoreless innings of three-hit ball, right fielder Nick Markakis threw out Mike Trout at the plate, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-1 Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series.
The Angels will continue to use first baseman Albert Pujols as their designated hitter as the slugger continues to deal with plantar fasciitis.
Mark Trumbo homered leading the bottom of the 13th inning and Albert Pujols doubled home two runs, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 4-3 victory over Detroit on Sunday for their second straight series sweep of the Tigers.
Albert Pujols didn’t have to wait nearly as long for his first home run this year. He had to wait awhile for another chance to swing the bat, though.
As Hollywood makeovers go, the Dodgers’ transformation has been a doozy. From more than $200 million spent on upgrading the roster to another $100 million invested in their aging stadium, the team has transformed itself into one of baseball’s heavyweights with sky-high expectations to match.
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Simply put, Mike Trout was the best player in the game in 2012.
Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols says he hopes to play for the Dominican Republic after the second round of the World Baseball Classic.
Feeling “a little upset” that Texas didn’t move quickly enough to re-sign him, free-agent outfielder Josh Hamilton donned a Los Angeles Angels jersey on Saturday after finalizing a $125 million, five-year contract that he called a new chapter in his life.
Albert Pujols had arthroscopic surgery on his right knee last week, and the Los Angeles Angels first baseman should be ready for the start of spring training.
The Los Angeles Angels went out and got Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson. They might end up having the youngest MVP in baseball history and a Cy Young winner.
Mike Trout had four hits and drove in three runs in Los Angeles’ 8-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night but it was not enough to keep the Angels in the playoff chase.
Albert Pujols is not in the Los Angeles Angels’ starting lineup for Tuesday’s series opener against the Texas Rangers.
Mark Trumbo hit a two-run single in the eighth inning that helped hand Felix Hernandez his first loss in nearly three-months, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 5-2 Saturday.