Albert Pujols

Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols hits a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sonny Gray in the second inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in Oakland, Calif.

Pujols hits 35th home run as Angels take series from A’s

Albert Pujols hit a two-run drive to make him one of four players with 10 career 35-homer seasons, and the Los Angeles Angels jumped on AL ERA leader Sonny Gray from the start to beat […]

09/02/2015

Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun, right, is congratulated after hitting a solo home run off of Oakland Athletics pitcher Dan Otero during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif.

Calhoun’s HR helps Angels end losing streak, beat A’s 6-2

Now that the Los Angeles Angels have put a miserable August behind them, Matt Shoemaker believes they’re ready to make a postseason push. Shoemaker’s last two outings since coming off the disabled list are a […]

09/02/2015

Los Angeles Angels relief pitcher Trevor Gott, right, hands the ball off to manager Mike Scioscia during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Cleveland.

Angels drop 3-1 decision to Indians

Andrew Heaney did his job. The same couldn’t be said about the Los Angeles Angels’ bullpen or their hitters. The rookie left-hander tossed six shutout innings Friday night, but the Cleveland Indians scored three times […]

08/28/2015

Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun safely beats the tag of Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila to score from second on a single by teammate Albert Pujols during the sixth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Detroit.

Shoemaker shuts down hometown Tigers, pitches Angels to win

Matt Shoemaker pitched one-hit ball into the eighth inning in his hometown ballpark, Albert Pujols drove in one run and scored another and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-0 Thursday. The Angels […]

08/27/2015

Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols throws from his knee after fielding a Detroit Tigers' James McCann ground ball during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Detroit. Pujols tossed the ball to pitcher Joe Smith for the out. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Pujols and 3 wild pitches help Angels roar past Tigers 8-7

Jered Weaver says he wasn’t screaming at Mike Trout. It was just a play by the AL MVP that set him off on a tirade directed at himself and his teammates as they threatened to […]

08/25/2015

Los Angeles Angels' Carlos Perez bats against the Chicago White Sox during a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015.

Weaver delivers, Perez HRs in Angels’ 1-0 win over White Sox

Joe Smith had to wait 3 1-2 agonizing minutes to learn whether his fancy footwork at first base had turned into a game-ending double play. By the smallest of margins on the scoreboard and on […]

08/20/2015

Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols celebrates his home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif.

Pujols, Calhoun hit HRs in Angels’ 5-3 win over White Sox

Kole Calhoun and Albert Pujols homered in the first inning against John Danks, and the Los Angeles Angels held on to beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Tuesday night. Garrett Richards (12-9) was charged […]

08/18/2015

Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney pitches during the second inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, Aug. 17, 2015.

Cron’s go-ahead HR helps Angels beat Chicago 2-1

C.J. Cron hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and Albert Pujols also homered, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night. The victory […]

08/17/2015

Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney

Angels leave 14 runners on in 3-2 loss to White Sox in 13

The gaudy numbers kept piling up on a long night for Mike Scioscia and the Los Angeles Angels. Avisail Garcia’s line-drive double to the wall with one out in the 13th inning drove in Jose […]

08/13/2015

Los Angeles Angels second baseman Johnny Giavotella

Angels bats silent in 8th straight road loss, 3-0 to Chicago

The situations were similar. The end results were the same. The Los Angeles Angels squandered scoring chances in the first and eighth innings and lost 3-0 to the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night, getting […]

08/11/2015

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