Kershaw (9-6) struck out seven, walked none and retired his last 15 batters.
“We had Joe Smith on the mound, and that’s our go-to guy,” Angels right fielder Kole Calhoun said. “He gave up one today, but that’s the way the game rolls sometimes.”
The Bees typically found around Tempe Diablo Stadium are members of the Los Angeles Angels’ Midwest and Pacific Coast League teams, but on Sunday afternoon it was the flying insect variety that delayed the start of a spring training game against the Royals.
Los Angeles Angels right-hander Garrett Richards is expected to begin pitcher fielding drills in about a week as he makes progress from August knee surgery, and the club remains hopeful he could be pitching in games two to three weeks into the regular season for the reigning AL West champions.
Mike Moustakas homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals kept rolling in their first postseason in 29 years with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in the AL Division Series opener Thursday night.
The Los Angeles Angels have optioned right-hander Cory Rasmus to Triple-A Salt Lake after the reliever’s outstanding fill-in start in a shutout of Oakland.
Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards was on crutches Friday when he rejoined his teammates for the first time since his season-ending knee injury.
Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards underwent surgery on Friday to repair the torn patellar tendon in his left knee.
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.
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Angels slugger Josh Hamilton will need surgery on his injured thumb that will require him to be out for 6-8 weeks.
Abraham Almonte hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the seventh inning and Felix Hernandez struck out 11 in the new-look Seattle Mariners’ 10-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Monday that he isn’t worried about possible contract talks becoming a distraction for star center fielder Mike Trout.
Don Baylor is returning to the Los Angeles Angels to be their hitting coach.
Hitting coach Jim Eppard and bench coach Rob Picciolo will not return to the Los Angeles Angels next season.