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Kinatrax: The Story Behind Baseball’s Newest Tech

New technology looks to change our understanding of the art of pitching.

06/22/2015

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This Week In Baseball: New Technology Could Help Better Understand Pitchers

Baseball has consistently been the leader in finding an innovative way to look at a sport that’s been around for well over 100 years.

06/16/2015

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Pujols, Trout Homer In Angels’ Win Against Tampa Bay Rays

Albert Pujols hit his 537th home run Thursday night to move ahead of Mickey Mantle into 16th place on the all-time list and complete the scoring for the Los Angeles Angels in a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

06/11/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 10:  Pitcher Erasmo Ramirez #30 of the Tampa Bay Rays reacts on the mound as catcher Rene Rivera #44 comes in to talk to him after he hit Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels with a pitch during the third inning of a game on June 10, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Longoria Homers In Return To Lineup, Rays Beat Angels 4-2

Evan Longoria homered and Erasmo Ramirez got help from four relievers in pitching the Tampa Bay Rays past the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on Wednesday night.

06/10/2015

ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 03:   Erick Aybar #2 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning to tie the game with the Tampa Bay Rays at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 3, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kevin Kiermaier’s 10th-Inning HR Helps Rays Beat Angels, 6-5

Kevin Kiermaier led off the 10th inning with a home run after rookies Joey Butler and Steven Souza Jr. went deep to account for all the scoring in Tampa Bay’s five-run sixth, leading the Rays to a 6-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.

06/03/2015

Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays reacts as he leaves the mound after striking out Erick Aybar #2 of the Los Angeles Angels to end the third inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 2, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Archer Ties Rays Record With 15 Strikeouts In 6-1 Win Over Angels

Tampa Bay’s Chris Archer overcame another milestone home run by Albert Pujols to win his third straight decision, tying a franchise record with 15 strikeouts over eight innings to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to a 6-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.

06/02/2015

ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 01:  Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is greeted by third base coach Gary DiSarcina as he rounds third after hitting a two run home run in the eighth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays reacts at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 1, 2015 in Anaheim, California. The Angels won 7-3.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Angels Hit 3 Homers In 7-3 Win Over Rays

Albert Pujols homered twice, and Mike Trout and David Freese also went deep for the Los Angeles Angels in a 7-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night, extending their winning streak to five games.

06/01/2015

Rays outfielder Matt Joyce, who the Angels acquired in a trade on Tuesday for pitcher Kevin Jepsen, is seen after scoring a run against the Orioles on June 27 in Baltimore. (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Angels Trade Pitcher Kevin Jepsen To Tampa Bay For DH Matt Joyce

The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday in exchange for right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen.

12/16/2014

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Friedman: Mattingly Will Remain Dodgers’ Manager Despite Maddon’s Departure From Rays

President of Baseball Operations for the Los Angeles Dodgers reconfirmed Friday Don Mattingly will remain the team’s manager despite the announcement that his close friend, Joe Maddon, will opt-out of his contract with the Tampa Bay Rays.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 10: James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals throws a pitch against the Baltimore Orioles during Game One of the American League Championship Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 10, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Playoff Pinch Hits: James Shields-Wil Myers Trade A Success For Royals

The Kansas City Royals traded for starting pitcher James Shields before the 2013 season, giving up top hitting prospect Wil Myers.

10/19/2014

Josh Hamilton #32 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim crosses home plate in front of catcher Jose Molina #28 of the Tampa Bay Rays to score off of a sacrifice fly by David Freese during the first inning of a game on August 3, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (credit: Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Angels Beat Rays 7-5 Following Power Outage Delay

Mike Trout hit an RBI double to key a five-run first inning and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 Sunday in a game delayed by a power outage at Tropicana Field.

08/03/2014

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Rays Rough Up CJ Wilson, Angels 10-3

Evan Longoria hit a two-run homer, Ben Zobrist got four hits and the Tampa Bay Rays roughed up C.J. Wilson and the Los Angeles Angels 10-3 Saturday night.

08/02/2014

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5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs. While you’d think the pressure […]

07/25/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a solo home run in the first inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 18, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Pujols Homers Twice As Angels Beat Rays 6-2

Albert Pujols hit a pair of solo homers against David Price, and Matt Shoemaker took a shutout into the seventh inning to lead the Los Angeles Angels over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 Sunday.

05/18/2014

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