LA Angels Avoid Arbitration With Hanson, VargasThe Los Angeles Angels have avoided arbitration with Tommy Hanson and Jason Vargas, agreeing to one-year deals with both newly acquired starting pitchers.
Angels Avoid Arbitration With Hanson, VargasThe Los Angeles Angels have avoided arbitration with Tommy Hanson and Jason Vargas, agreeing to one-year deals with both newly acquired starting pitchers.
Angels Trade Jordan Walden To Braves In Exchange For Tommy HansonThe Braves traded Tommy Hanson to the Los Angeles Angels for former closer Jordan Walden on Friday, clearing a spot in the Atlanta rotation for Julio Teheran, Randal Delgado or another young starter.
Scott Downs To Replace Jordan Walden As Angels' CloserLos Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia says Jordan Walden has been moved out of the closer's role and will be replaced by Scott Downs.
Jordan Walden Gives Up Walk-Off HR To Rays' Brandon AllenBrandon Allen hit a two-run pinch-hit homer in the ninth and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 on Thursday.
Kendrick Helps Angels Snap 3-Game Losing Streak Howie Kendrick had three hits and three RBIs, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 Friday night to end a three-game losing streak and hand Brian Matusz his 12th straight loss.
Angels Closer Walden Looks To Improve After 'OK' SeasonJordan Walden came into spring training trying to improve on a season that wasn't what he wanted it to be.
Angels Bright On Future After Another Playoff MissThe final inning of the Angels' second straight nonplayoff season was a stunningly apt microcosm of the last two years, right down to the identity of the guy who handed Los Angeles its last loss.
Angels Target Cubs' 3rd Baseman Aramis Ramirez Even after rookie closer Jordan Walden blew his major-league leading seventh save Monday night, the Angels' top priority is to add a bat this week before the trade deadline, according to CBSSports.com sources, preferably a third baseman.
Angels Closer Jordan Walden Heading To All-Star Game Los Angeles Angels closer Jordan Walden will replace Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees at the All-Star game.
Rookie Walden Saves Angels' First GameJered Weaver won his second consecutive start, Torii Hunter and Alberto Callaspo both had two RBIs and the Los Angeles Angels beat the winless Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 Tuesday night.
Rookie Walden To Takeover Closer Role For AngelsAngels right-hander Fernando Rodney has been dropped from the closer role to work on his mechanics.