Efren Navarro and Kole Calhoun drove in runs in the sixth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels overcame Drew Smyly’s early dominance for a 2-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
Garrett Richards felt he was getting squeezed on balls and strikes, and he saw nothing special about his stuff.
He still led the Los Angeles Angels to yet another victory in his breakout season.
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.
The Los Angeles Angels have reinstated outfielder Kole Calhoun from the 15-day disabled list and optioned left-hander Hector Santiago to Triple-A Salt Lake.
The Angels’ leadoff hitter Kole Calhoun is placed on the 15-day disabled list with an injured right ankle.
Kole Calhoun enters the 2014 season as the Angels’ starting right fielder and a 20-homer, 20-steal threat.
Consistency and eating up innings has always been Jered Weaver’s focus. The three-time All-Star pitched into the eighth inning to win his third straight decision, Kole Calhoun hit his second big league homer in as many days, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 Saturday night.
Kole Calhoun punctuated his first four-hit game with his first career homer, a tiebreaking two-run shot in the eighth inning of the Los Angeles Angels’ 7-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night.
The Los Angeles Angels set their opening day roster and 40-man roster following Saturday night’s exhibition victory over the Dodgers, placing right-hander pitcher Ryan Madson and lefty Andrew Taylor on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 22.