Musgrove, Solo Shots Carry Astros Past Angels 4-1Joe Musgrove pitched seven strong innings, Evan Gattis, Tony Kemp and Tyler White homered, and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 Sunday to snap a three-game slide and keep their playoff hopes alive.
Angels Score 9 In Last 2 Frames To Beat Astros 10-4Kole Calhoun had three hits and two RBIs, and the Los Angeles Angels scored nine runs in the final two innings to rally for the second straight game in a 10-4 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.
Angels Score 6 In Ninth To Rally For 10-6 Win Over AstrosYunel Escobar hit a two-run homer and pinch-hitter Rafael Ortega had three RBIs during a six-run ninth inning, lifting the Los Angeles Angels over the Houston Astros 10-6 on Friday night.
Astros Blow Chance To Gain Ground, Lose To Angels, 2-0The Angels ended an 11-game skid and pushed Houston 1 1/2 games behind the Tigers for the second AL wild card.
Weaver Gets 150th Career Win As Angels Top RangersMike Trout hit his 28th homer and Jered Weaver went six innings for his 150th career victory in an Angels uniform as Los Angeles beat the AL West-leading Texas Rangers 5-4 on Wednesday night.
Rangers Closer To AL West After Testy 5-4 Victory Over AngelsAngels left-hander Brett Oberholtzer and manager Mike Scioscia were ejected when Elvis Andrus was hit by a pitch in the eighth inning.
Desmond's RBI Single In 9th Lifts Rangers Past AngelsIan Desmond had an RBI single with no outs in the ninth inning and the Texas Rangers moved closer to the AL West title with a 3-2 win over the last-place Angels Monday night.
Angels Drop Blue Jays Into No. 2 Wild Card Spot With ShutoutMike Trout and Albert Pujols each scored twice, Alex Meyer gave up two hits in five innings for his first career win, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-0 on Sunday afternoon.
Pujols Hits 30th HR, Angels Drop Toronto Into Wild-Card TieAlbert Pujols hit his 590th career home run and the Los Angeles Angels beat Toronto 6-1 Saturday night, dropping the Blue Jays into a tie for the top two AL wild-card spots.
Encarnacion, Tulowitzki Slug Blue Jays Past Angels, 5-0Troy Tulowitzki hit a two-run homer, R.A. Dickey pitched scoreless ball into the sixth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays stayed atop the AL wild-card race with a 5-0 victory over the freefalling Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.
Donaldson, Martin Lead Blue Jays Past Angels, 7-2Josh Donaldson went 3 for 3 with two doubles and scored two runs, Russell Martin hit a three-run homer, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-2 Thursday night.
Surging Mariners Edge Angels, 2-1Jhoulys Chacin came out of the bullpen to make his first start since Aug. 21, in place of injured Tyler Skaggs.