LEADING OFF: Astros romp, Trout out, Hoerner in, Cueto back
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
Rookie Yordan Alvarez and the Houston Astros have set a franchise record by totaling 36 runs in their last two...
Angels’ Mike Trout has minor cryo procedure on ailing foot
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels slugger Mike Trout has undergone a cryoablation procedure to alleviate pain in his right foot.
Angels manager Brad Ausmus described the procedure as...
Ohtani homers, drives in 5 runs as Angels beat White Sox 8-7
CHICAGO (AP) — Shohei Ohtani shared few details about his recent hitting adjustments. The results speak for themselves.
Ohtani hit a three-run home run and drove in a career-high five runs...
The Latest: Ausmus misses Skaggs, no matter how pitcher died
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the coroner's report involving the death of Los Angeles Angles pitcher Tyler Skaggs (all times local):
Calhoun, Trout lead Halos past Rangers 5-2, snap 5-game skid
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels haven't been eight games below .500 since 2016. After five consecutive road losses heading into this homestand, they certainly appeared to be headed...
Ohtani, 3 other Angels homer in 9-2 win over White Sox
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Griffin Canning had never been caught by fellow rookie Anthony Bemboom.
Maybe Sunday was the start of a productive partnership.
Angels rally for 4 runs in 7th inning to beat White Sox 6-5
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Brian Goodwin's playing time has decreased since Justin Upton returned to the Los Angeles Angels' lineup. Still, the outfielder is making the most of his opportunities when...
Pujols sets career hit mark for foreign-born players in win
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols doesn't want to talk about his growing list of accomplishments until his career comes to an end.
Angels RHP Peña goes on injured list with torn ACL
CLEVELAND (AP) — Los Angeles Angels pitcher Félix Peña has a torn ACL in his right knee and has been placed on the 10-day injured list.
Peña was injured covering first base in the second...
Angels pitcher Bard hit on arm by line drive
CLEVELAND (AP) — Los Angeles Angels pitcher Luke Bard has left their game at Cleveland after he was hit by a line drive in the fifth inning.
SEATTLE (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels gave up on their $11 million investment in Matt Harvey, designating the 30-year-old right-hander for assignment on Friday.
Angels pitcher Noé Ramirez suspended for 3 games
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Angels pitcher Noé Ramirez has been suspended for three games and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing a pitch in the area of Houston outfielder Jake Marisnick's head,...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Slugger Mike Trout has been brilliant on offense over the past seven games, becoming the sixth player in American League history with eight home runs and 18 RBIs in that...
HOUSTON (AP) — Los Angeles Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy was carted off the field Sunday after a violent collision at the plate with Houston's Jake Marisnick, and manager Brad Ausmus thinks the...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels' second game following the death of Tyler Skaggs brought a sense of normalcy — even if things were still far from normal.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani threw off a mound Wednesday for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery, taking another significant step in his return to pitching for the Los...
Trout has 2 HRs, 7 RBIs as Angels beat Jays 11-6
TORONTO (AP) — Getting back to basics at the plate has been paying off for Los Angeles Angels slugger Mike Trout.
Trout hit two home runs, including his sixth career grand slam, and had a...
TORONTO (AP) — After seven failed attempts, Tyler Skaggs and the Los Angeles Angels are finally back at .500.
Skaggs pitched into the eighth inning, Kole Calhoun and Brian Goodwin hit solo...
TORONTO (AP) — Angels outfielder Justin Upton came out swinging in his first game back from injury.
Upton homered on the first pitch he saw in his return from the injured list, Mike Trout...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels designated Cody Allen for assignment Saturday, a day after the veteran relief pitcher gave up four runs in a 9-4 loss to Tampa Bay.
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
SHO GOES ON
Shohei Ohtani returns to Tropicana Field a night after becoming the first Japanese-born player to hit for the cycle....
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani's first major league showdown with Yusei Kikuchi is expected to happen this weekend.
Los Angeles Angels manager Brad Ausmus said Thursday he expects...
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
The Angels took a circuitous route back to Los Angeles for the start of an eight-game homestand following Sunday's...
SEATTLE (AP) — Jose Suarez showed the poise of a veteran in his major league debut.
The 21-year-old allowed three runs over 5 ? innings and got plenty of support from Albert Pujols and the...
SEATTLE (AP) — Even without Shohei Ohtani in the lineup, nullifying a highly anticipated matchup for Japanese baseball fans, the Los Angeles Angels had no problem solving Yusei Kikuchi this time...
SEATTLE (AP) — Brad Ausmus disappointed countless Japanese baseball fans Thursday with one decision.
"Japanese baseball fans don't like me right now. Tell them I'm sorry," Ausmus...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout's 250th home run was memorable in more ways than one.
Trout's solo shot to left-center off traveled 473 feet and made him the sixth AL player to reach 250...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Now in his 19th major league season, Albert Pujols still has the power and bat speed to hit a baseball a very long way.
Pujols homered twice to increase his total to 641,...
Trout HR, 3 RBIs help Angels beat Orioles 8-3
BALTIMORE (AP) — Concerned about his swing and eager to do something about it, Mike Trout put in some extra time in the batting cage in an effort to get back in a groove.
DETROIT (AP) — Albert Pujols is the third player with 2,000 career RBIs.
Pujols hit a solo homer in the third inning Thursday for the Los Angeles Angels against the Detroit Tigers, putting...
DETROIT (AP) — Shohei Ohtani looked so eager to make an impact in his highly anticipated season debut that he swung so hard his helmet flew off his head more than once.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani is disappointed he won't return to the Los Angeles Angels' lineup this week.
The AL Rookie of the Year said Wednesday he's ready to play whenever the...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Albert Pujols opened the weekend by passing Lou Gehrig on the career RBIs list and ended it by moving past Barry Bonds.
Angels CF Trout to miss series against the Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) — Mike Trout has been ruled out for the Los Angeles Angels' weekend series against the Chicago Cubs after he strained his right groin during the team's last homestand.
Angels sweep Brewers 4-2 for 6th straight win
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels were held to five hits Wednesday night, but the timing of those hits propelled them to their sixth straight win.
Angels star Trout day-to-day with right groin strain
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels star outfielder Mike Trout is day-to-day after straining his right groin during Tuesday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Harvey solid in debut, Angels rally to beat A’s 6-2
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Matt Harvey was one hanging curveball away from looking start-to-finish like the ace he had been with the New York Mets.
Angels’ Justin Upton to miss 8-12 weeks with turf toe
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels outfielder Justin Upton will miss eight to 12 weeks with a turf toe injury.
Upton ran into the outfield wall at Angel Stadium while chasing a...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — All eyes will be watching Mike Trout as the Angels star takes his first million-dollar swings since signing that monster new contract earlier this month.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The spring training finale showed just how much the Los Angeles Angels could miss slugger Justin Upton.
The outfielder will begin the season on the injured list with a...
Angels’ Upton to start season on IL with toe injury
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angels outfielder Justin Upton will open the season on the injured list because of a sore right big toe.
Manager Brad Ausmus announced the injury Tuesday. He says Upton...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels manager Brad Ausmus likes to have his regulars play nine innings at least once in a spring training game and on Thursday, it was Mike Trout's turn...
Angels name Trevor Cahill opening day starter
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The last time Trevor Cahill made an opening day start, he was pitching for the Oakland Athletics. Now Los Angeles Angels manager Brad Ausmus has named Cahill as the opening day...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Matt Harvey has spent six years in the major leagues and will turn 30 years old on March 27, but the Los Angeles Angels pitcher said he felt as if he was making his first...
Albert Pujols predicts he’ll be everyday player at age 39
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Albert Pujols has a bold if unrealistic prediction for his 2019 season.
"I'm expecting to play 162 games," the Los Angeles Angels first baseman said Sunday. "One hundred ninety games I'm going to play this year, including spring training."
A month past his 39th birthday, Pujols is an 18-year big league veteran, 10-time All-Star and three-time MVP.
"He will not be playing 190, I promise you that," new Angels manager Brad Ausmus said.
Angels add another two-way player for spring training
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels seem intent on cornering the market on two-way players.
Shohei Ohtani won AL Rookie of the Year last season as a pitcher and designated hitter. Now they're taking a look at Jared Walsh, a combination left-handed reliever-first baseman-outfielder.
"I'm just trying to keep it simple," said Walsh, a non-roster invitee to the Angels' camp. "Just hit, just pitch and have fun, be a baseball player, really."
Angels right-hander Harvey to be sidelined at least a week
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels right-hander Matt Harvey will be sidelined for at least a week as a precaution because of a glute strain he felt during agility drills. He said he expects to be ready by opening day.
"It's nothing to be alarmed about," Harvey said Thursday. "It's unfortunate it's this early and with a new team and I have to miss a little time. I'll pick up right where I left off."
Angels’ Ausmus will get in on the action at spring training
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Brad Ausmus will absolutely get in on the action during his first spring training as Angels manager. He has already caught a couple of bullpens and plans to jump right into more drills along the way to help his players prepare for a fresh season.
"I get involved pretty good," he said. "You might see me standing at a position with a glove on, covering a base or taking groundballs. That will happen."