American League

Starting pitcher Cory Rasmus #46 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches against the Seattle Mariners in the third inning at Safeco Field on September 28, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seattle’s Season Over Despite 4-1 Win Over Angels

The Seattle Mariners’ comeback attempt for a wild-card berth fell just short.

09/28/2014

Starting pitcher Jered Weaver (credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Weaver Wins 16th As Angels Rout Indians, 12-3

ered Weaver became the AL’s first 16-game winner, and the Los Angeles Angels did all their damage against Danny Salazar in one inning for their fifth straight win, 12-3 over the Cleveland Indians on Monday in a makeup game.

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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)

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

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

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Top LA Baseball Notables To Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

We take a look at some LA baseball notables to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

08/20/2014

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Iannetta’s Double In 9th Lifts Angels Over Sox, 4-3

Chris Iannetta hit his second double of the game, a tiebreaking drive in the ninth inning off Red Sox closer Koji Uehara that sent the Los Angeles Angels over Boston 4-3 on Tuesday night.

08/19/2014

Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Boston Red Sox is greeted by Dustin Pedroia #15 (L), Brock Holt #26 (second from left) and on deck batter Mike Naooli (R) after Holt, Pedroia, and Cespedes score on Cespedes three run home run in the eighth inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 10, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Cespedes’ Homer Lifts Weary Sox Over Angels, 3-1

Yoenis Cespedes hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning, Rubby De La Rosa pitched five-hit ball into the eighth and the Boston Red Sox bounced back from a 19-inning loss with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.

08/10/2014

Josh Hamilton #32 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim crosses home plate in front of catcher Jose Molina #28 of the Tampa Bay Rays to score off of a sacrifice fly by David Freese during the first inning of a game on August 3, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (credit: Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Angels Beat Rays 7-5 Following Power Outage Delay

Mike Trout hit an RBI double to key a five-run first inning and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 Sunday in a game delayed by a power outage at Tropicana Field.

08/03/2014

Nick Markakis #21 of the Baltimore Orioles celebrates with Ryan Flaherty #3 and Nick Hundley #40 after hitting a home run in the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 29, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images

Angels Fall To Orioles 7-6 In 12 Innings

Long after a potential pitching duel between Jered Weaver and Chris Tillman disintegrated, a showdown between two of the best bullpens in the American League came down to one lamentable pitch.

07/29/2014

Erick Aybar #2 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim slides in front of catcher Bryan Holaday #50 of the Detroit Tigers and scores a run in the fifth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 27, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

David Freese’s Late HR Puts Angels Past Tigers, 2-1

David Freese hit a tiebreaking homer off Joba Chamberlain in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 Sunday for their third straight victory.

07/27/2014

Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim reacts after striking out in the first inning Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 13, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Trout’s 4 RBIs Lead Angels Past Texas For 5th Straight Win

Mike Trout doubled twice and drove in four runs as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 10-7 Sunday and took a five-game winning streak into the All-Star break.

07/13/2014

Jered Weaver #36 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim throws a pitch against the Toronto Blue Jays at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 7, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Angels’ Weaver Leaves Game With Back Tightness

Los Angeles Angels ace Jered Weaver has left Monday night’s series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays after two perfect innings because of tightness in his lower back.

07/07/2014

Garrett Richards #43 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim throws a pitch against the Texas Rangers at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 20, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Garrett Richards Becomes A Force In Angels Rotation

Garrett Richards credits one change for his rapid evolution into an elite starting pitcher with the Los Angeles Angels.

06/24/2014

Kole Calhoun #56 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (C) returns to the dugout after hitting a two run homerun in the fourth inning against the Texas Rangers at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 22, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Angels Beat Darvish, Rangers 5-2 For Weekend Series Sweep

Rookie Matt Shoemaker won his fifth straight decision in a starting role, C.J. Cron and Kole Calhoun homered in the second inning against Yu Darvish, and the Los Angeles Angels completed a three-game sweep of the Texas Rangers with a 5-2 victory on Sunday night.

06/22/2014

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