ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Brandon Lowe was placed on the 10-day injured list Thursday with a bruised right shin and will not play in next week's All-Star...
LEADING OFF: Berríos, Bogaerts are All-Star replacements
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
José Berríos will fill in for fellow Minnesota right-hander Jake Odorizzi in the All-Star Game. Odorizzi left...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Los Angeles Angels second baseman Tommy La Stella is expected to miss at least two months with a broken bone in his lower right leg, and outfielder Brian Goodwin also was...
Injured AL All-Stars replaced by Lowe, Bogaerts and Berríos
Los Angeles Angels second baseman Tommy La Stella will miss the All-Star game because of a broken bone after he fouled a 97 mph fastball off his lower right leg.
Los Angeles takes 3-game losing streak into matchup with Texas
Los Angeles Angels (42-43, fourth in the AL West) vs. Texas Rangers (46-38, second in the AL West)
La Stella’s inside-the-park HR powers Angels past Reds, 5-1
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Although the Cincinnati Reds didn't commit an actual error, they made a prolific number of boneheaded plays at Angel Stadium — losing fly balls in center, losing their way...
Seattle visits Los Angeles in division matchup
Seattle Mariners (27-41, fifth in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (31-34, fourth in the AL West)
Ohtani homers off Kikuchi in Angels’ 12-3 win over Seattle
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani and Yusei Kikuchi sensed the excitement around Angel Stadium each time they dug in against each other. The Japanese stars also realized millions of eyes were...
Angels face off against the Athletics in division play
Los Angeles Angels (25-29, fourth in the AL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (29-26, second in the AL West)
Montas expected to start for the Athletics against the Angels
Los Angeles Angels (24-29, fourth in the AL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (29-25, second in the AL West)
Oakland brings 9-game win streak into game with Los Angeles
Los Angeles Angels (24-28, fourth in the AL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (28-25, second in the AL West)
Trout homers, Angels rally for 6 in 7th to edge Rangers 7-6
ANAHEIM (AP) — Mike Trout is feeling better in the batter's box than he has all year.
The two-time MVP homered and drove in two runs to help the Los Angeles Angels erase a four-run deficit...
Texas faces off against Los Angeles in division matchup
Texas Rangers (25-24, third in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (23-28, fourth in the AL West)
Angels take 4-game skid into matchup with Rangers
Texas Rangers (24-23, second in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (22-27, fourth in the AL West)
Gonzalez takes 10-game hit streak into matchup with Angels
Minnesota Twins (31-16, first in the AL Central) vs. Los Angeles Angels (22-25, second in the AL West)
Sano’s 2-run homer propels Twins over Angels 3-1
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Minnesota Twins third baseman Miguel Sano is quickly getting back into the swing of things.
Sano, who missed the first 41 games due to a right heel laceration, hit a...
Gonzalez takes 10-game hit streak into matchup with Angels
Minnesota Twins (30-16, first in the AL Central) vs. Los Angeles Angels (22-24, second in the AL West)
Los Angeles hosts Kansas City after Canning’s strong showing
Kansas City Royals (15-31, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Los Angeles Angels (22-23, second in the AL West)
Kansas City opens 3-game series at Los Angeles
Kansas City Royals (15-29, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Los Angeles Angels (20-23, third in the AL West)
Odorizzi expected to start for the Twins against the Angels
Los Angeles Angels (20-22, third in the AL West) vs. Minnesota Twins (26-15, first in the AL Central)
Ohtani hits 1st homer of season, Angels beat Twins 5-4
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Shohei Ohtani hit his first home run of the season for the Los Angeles Angels, a towering two-run shot in the third inning against Minnesota ace Jose Berrios that fueled a 5-4...
Ohtani hits 1st HR of season for Angels in 5-4 win vs. Twins
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One week into Shohei Ohtani's return to the Los Angeles Angels, the lineup is looking sharp.
Minnesota ace Jose Berrios bore the brunt of their batting success on Monday...
Orioles take 3-game skid into matchup with Angels
Los Angeles Angels (18-20, third in the AL West) vs. Baltimore Orioles (13-25, fifth in the AL East)
Baltimore; Saturday, 4 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Angels: Matt Harvey (1-3, 6.94...
Baltimore opens 3-game series at home against Angels
Los Angeles Angels (17-20, fourth in the AL West) vs. Baltimore Orioles (13-24, fifth in the AL East)
Baltimore; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Angels: Trevor Cahill (1-3, 6.95...
Angels look for series sweep over Blue Jays
Toronto Blue Jays (14-16, third in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (14-17, fourth in the AL West)
Trout’s 3-run double powers surging Angels past Jays 6-3
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Although Mike Trout has reached base in every game he has played this season, he realizes his typical production lacked some of his usual pop and potency in April.
Pena expected to start for Los Angeles against Toronto
Toronto Blue Jays (14-15, third in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (13-17, fifth in the AL West)
Angels host the Blue Jays following Harvey’s strong performance
Toronto Blue Jays (14-14, third in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (12-17, fifth in the AL West)
Angels rally to end Yankees’ winning streak
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When the breakthrough finally came for the Los Angeles Angels during a frustrating series against the New York Yankees, they were able to rally for their second largest...
Angels take 3-game losing streak into matchup with Yankees
New York Yankees (14-10, second in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (9-16, fifth in the AL West)
Yankees go for series sweep against Angels
New York Yankees (13-10, second in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (9-15, fifth in the AL West)
New York visits Los Angeles, aims to build on Happ’s strong performance
New York Yankees (12-10, second in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (9-14, fifth in the AL West)
Angels open 4-game series at home against New York
New York Yankees (11-10, second in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (9-13, fifth in the AL West)
Angels power past Mariners 8-6 to end 6-game losing streak
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels found themselves on the wrong side of three close losses to open their four-game series against the Seattle Mariners.
Los Angeles takes 3-game skid into matchup with Seattle
Seattle Mariners (13-8, second in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (8-10, fifth in the AL West)
Allen, Cozart lead Angels past Cubs 6-5
CHICAGO (AP) — When the Los Angeles Angels got into big trouble and the phone broke and everything seemed to be falling apart, Cody Allen stayed cool.
Angels rally for 11-8 win over Brewers after Trout gets hurt
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Tommy La Stella is providing an unexpected power boost for the Los Angeles Angels during their interleague series against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Angels beat Brewers 11-8 after Trout leaves with injury
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Tommy La Stella homered twice and drove in four runs, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Milwaukee Brewers 11-8 on Tuesday after Mike Trout departed with a groin...
Angels reach deals with last 6 arbitration-eligible players
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels have reached one-year contract agreements with all six of their remaining arbitration-eligible players.
Left-handers Tyler Skaggs and Andrew Heaney got the biggest deals, with Skaggs agreeing at $3.7 million and Heaney getting $3.4 million.
Angels acquire infielder Tommy La Stella from Cubs
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels acquired infielder Tommy La Stella from the Chicago Cubs on Thursday for $100,000 or a player to be named.
La Stella spent the past four seasons with the Cubs. He batted .266 while appearing in a career-high 123 games last season, excelling as a pinch-hitter while also playing second base and third base.
Jason Heyward activated from 10-day DL by Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) — Outfielder Jason Heyward has been activated from the 10-day disabled list by the Chicago Cubs.
Heyward was not in the starting lineup Sunday against Cincinnati. He had been on the DL since Aug. 31 due to right hamstring tightness.
He is batting .275 with seven home runs and 52 RBIs in 114 games this season.
Brewers trim Cubs’ NL Central lead to 1 with 3-2 win
CHICAGO (AP) — Right after Tommy La Stella struck out swinging for the final out, Jeremy Jeffress pounded his glove with his right hand and Erik Kratz pumped his right arm in jubilation.
Forget about the wild-card standings. The Milwaukee Brewers are fighting for the NL Central title.
Lorenzo Cain had four hits, Mike Moustakas scored on Carl Edwards Jr.'s wild pitch in the sixth inning and the Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Monday night to move within one game of the division leaders.
La Stella’s pinch-hit homer carries Cubs past Braves 5-4
ATLANTA (AP) — Tommy La Stella is used to coming through off the bench.
The homer was something new.
The first pinch-hit homer of La Stella's career tied a franchise record and carried the Chicago Cubs to a 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves in a matchup of NL division leaders Thursday night.
"I don't get to play much," said La Stella, who homered against the team he started with in the big leagues. "I definitely appreciate the opportunities when I get them."
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Heath Fillmyer used a hockey mentality to get a baseball milestone Wednesday night.
Fillmyer allowed three singles over seven innings for his first major league win, Adalberto Mondesi and Drew Butera each drove in three, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 9-0.
Rizzo leads Cubs past Phillies 4-3
CHICAGO (AP) — Things are looking up for Anthony Rizzo and the Chicago Cubs. Even potentially prickly calls are going their way.
Rizzo hit a solo homer and added a second RBI with a sacrifice fly to lead the Cubs past the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Thursday. Chicago won for the fifth time in six games to close to a half-game behind idle first-place Milwaukee in the NL Central.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is out of the lineup against the Cleveland Indians two days after being hit on the head by a pitch.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon said before Tuesday night's game that the 2016 National League MVP has a cut above his left eye but no concussion after being hit Sunday by Colorado's German Marquez.
Cubs non-tender former closer Hector Rondon
CHICAGO (AP) — The Cubs have non-tendered right-hander Hector Rondon, parting with one of the most accomplished closers in franchise history.
Rondon is sixth on the team's career saves list with 77, all from 2014-16. The 29-year-old Venezuelan struggled in 2017 with a 4.24 ERA in 57 1/3 innings. He would have been due a raise on the $5.8 million he made this year.