Angels Can't Figure Out Kuroda, Fall To Yanks 2-1Minus Mariano Rivera in the ninth inning, the New York Yankees used a pair of relievers to close out the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 Monday night and preserve the win for Hiroki Kuroda.
Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel CabreraTwo of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.
Dodgers' Kenley Jansen Respected As One Of Majors' Best RelieversIf Kenley Jansen could toss 80-90 frames for Los Angeles, he could strike out 130-140 batters with a low ERA and WHIP.
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.