Mike Scioscia

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 […]


Los Angeles Angels' Shane Victorino hits the left field wall after missing a catch on a ball hit by Oakland Athletics' Danny Valencia in the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. A piece of the wall fell after the hit, delaying the game.

Victorino crashes into wall and it falls in Angels’ loss

Shane Victorino crashed into the wall left field and down it came. The ball eluded him, too. The Los Angeles Angels keep finding different ways to lose, and had more bad fortunes in the decrepit […]


A piece of the left field wall falls as Los Angeles Angels' Shane Victorino watches in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Victorino hit the wall trying to field a ball hit by A's Danny Valencia.

Angels, A’s delayed in 5th for broken outfield fence

A piece of the outfield wall in Oakland fell down after Los Angeles left fielder Shane Victorino crashed into it, causing a 10-minute delay as players briefly returned to their dugouts Monday night in a […]


Los Angeles Angels' Grant Green, right, is congratulated by Mike Trout after hitting a solo home run off Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Josh Tomlin in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Cleveland.

Almonte leads Indians to 9-2 win against slumping Angels

The Cleveland Indians are working on a positive finish to a roller-coaster August. Abraham Almonte hit his first career grand slam and Josh Tomlin worked into the eighth inning, leading the Indians to a 9-2 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


The Toronto Blue Jays swept a three-game set in Anaheim beating the Angels Sunday, 12-5. (photo by Eric Geller)

VIDEO: Angels swept by Blue Jays, LA loses finale, 12-5

This could be the weekend the Angels imploded into “wait ’til next season” mode. Starter Garrett Richards went five innings, giving up nine runs (two unearned) on 10 hits, including two home runs in the […]


Angels manager Mike Scioscia faces the media after the Angels fell to Toronto, 9-2. (photo by Eric Geller)

VIDEO: Angels reaction after 9-2 loss to Toronto

Bad fielding including two errors from left-fielder Shane Victorino, bad pitching by starter Hector Santiago who walked four Blue Jays in a first inning that saw him toss 48 pitches and the inability to get […]


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 […]