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Anaheim Angels News

  • Angels' rally falls short after Barria struggles
    Rookie Jaime Barria endured the worst start of his nascent MLB career on Monday night, yielding a career-high six runs over four innings in the Angels' 7-4 loss to the D-backs at Angel Stadium.
  • Upton, Pujols hit first back-to-back HRs of '18
    Justin Upton and Albert Pujols launched back-to-back homers in the fourth inning of Monday night's 7-4 loss to the D-backs at Angel Stadium, the first of a two-game series.
  • Halos 'very optimistic' about Ohtani's recovery
    The Angels' medical staff and Dr. Steve Yoon were "very optimistic" about the prognosis of Shohei Ohtani's Grade 2 UCL sprain in the aftermath of the platelet-rich plasma and stem cell injections Ohtani received from Yoon last week, manager Mike Scioscia said.
  • VOTE NOW: Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot
    Help get your Angels into the AL All-Star Game starting lineup. Vote up to 5 times in any 24-hour period (max 35 votes) on the 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot. Plus, each vote gives you a chance to win a 2019 Freedom Elite Motorhome.
  • Thaiss hits grand slam in 9th for Salt Lake
    Making his third start of the season, Forrest Whitley once again put up zeros.
  • Pena to face D-backs in 1st career start
    Converted right-handed reliever Felix Pena (0-0, 10.13 ERA) will make his first MLB start on Tuesday as the Angels conclude their two-game Interleague series against the D-backs at 7:07 p.m. PT at Angel Stadium. Pena will oppose right-hander Matt Koch (5-3, 4.09 ERA). Pena, who was acquired from the Cubs over the offseason, has logged a 5.28 ERA over 38 career relief appearances in the Majors. He has made nine starts for Triple-A Salt Lake this season, going 1-2 with a 3.38 ERA over 32 innings. He has not thrown more than 84 pitches in a single outing.
  • Heaney's gem spoiled as bullpen woes continue
    The Angels' bullpen couldn't preserve a two-run lead in the ninth and lost the game in extras, spoiling a gem from Andrew Heaney, who tossed eight strong innings Sunday in a 6-5 loss to the A's in 11 innings at the Coliseum.
  • Angels' Top 30 prospects list
    Who do the Angels have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for the Halos' Top 30 Prospects on MLB Pipeline's Prospect Watch.
  • Adell makes Pipeline Team of the Week
    MLB Pipeline's Prospect Team of the Week honors the best performances from the previous seven days. Any Minor Leaguer currently on an organization Top 30 Prospects list on our Prospect Watch is eligible.
  • Bullpen falters, denying Lamb first win in 2 years
    John Lamb was in line for a win in his first Major League appearance in two years, but the Angels bullpen faltered in a 6-4 loss to the A's at the Coliseum on Saturday. Lamb allowed two runs in five-plus innings and threw 88 pitches in his Angels debut, departing after giving up a home run to Marcus Semien to lead off the sixth inning, cutting the Angels' lead to 3-2.
  • Adell leads Sunday's top prospect performers
    California League pitchers are learning the hard way that Jo Adell's power is for real.
  • Trout stays hot as Skaggs quiets A's
    Mike Trout went 3-for-3 with two runs scored and an RBI as the Angels took advantage of two A's errors to race out to an eight-run lead, backing seven solid innings from Tyler Skaggs, who allowed only a pair of unearned runs in an 8-4 win that snapped the Halos' four-game losing streak on Friday night.
  • Richards, Cozart among 4 Angels added to DL
    Angels manager Mike Scioscia isn't sure whether he's ever lost four players to injury in one day, but he's not feeling sorry for himself after the Angels placed shortstop Zack Cozart (left shoulder subluxation) and right-handers Garrett Richards (left hamstring strain), Nick Tropeano (right shoulder inflammation) and Jim Johnson (lumbar strain) on the 10-day disabled list on Friday.
  • Fernandez's path a story of 'perseverance'
    Jose Miguel Fernandez encountered more adversity than most on his road to the Majors, so when he finally received that long-awaited callup from the Angels on June 8, it was only natural that he found himself overcome with emotion.
  • Trout's greatness could be beyond explanation
    The challenge is to explain the greatness of Mike Trout. Many have tried. Few, it seems, have broken through. There's a general consensus that Trout is the best player in baseball and has been for a while now … and somehow he is STILL underrated.
  • Calhoun among those poised for turnaround
    The weeks that precede the July 31 Trade Deadline will be crucial for all involved. Some of the game's best talent resides in the AL West, but supporting casts could be the difference-maker, bringing attention to a handful of players who have unexpectedly been mired in slow starts.
  • Angels claw back, fall on walk-off to Mariners
    A bleak day for the Angels turned even bleaker after Mitch Haniger launched a walk-off home run off Oliver Drake in the ninth to lift the Mariners to an 8-6 win in Wednesday's series finale, completing a three-game sweep at Safeco Field.
  • Adell homers, extends streak to 10
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Thursday.
  • Angels double up Segura on wild play at plate
    Jean Segura was called out at the plate on a wild play and a heads-up tag by rookie third baseman David Fletcher in the Mariners' 8-6 walk-off win over the Angels on Wednesday.
  • Adell hits another homer with 66ers
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Wednesday.
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