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LEADING OFF: Twins postponed at Angels because of virus

Apr. 17, 2021 22:32 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Sunday: ___ WAITING GAME The Minnesota Twins will see when they can next play after their COVID-19 problems wiped the rest of a series in Anaheim against the Angels. ...

Twins-Angels game postponed due to Minnesota's COVID-19 woes

Apr. 17, 2021 20:20 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Twins' game against the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday night has been postponed due to Minnesota's COVID-19 problems. Major League Baseball didn't immediately announce when the game will be made up, or what will happen with the Twins' series...

Justin Upton's grand slam powers Angels past Twins, 10-3

Apr. 17, 2021 01:51 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Caleb Thielbar had two strikes on Mike Trout when both Angels runners advanced on a wild pitch. With first base suddenly open, Minnesota manager Rocco Baldelli intentionally walked the three-time AL MVP to bring up Justin Upton. When Upton smashed...

Tim Mead resigns as president of baseball Hall after 2 years

Apr. 16, 2021 23:15 PM EDT

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Tim Mead is stepping down as president of Baseball's Hall of Fame after two years. The Hall said Friday the move takes effect in mid-May. Mead was announced as Hall president on April 30, 2019, and took over that June 24...

Pérez delivers with bat to finish big series, KC tops Angels

Apr. 14, 2021 18:12 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Pérez homered and doubled to cap off an impressive series, leading Brad Keller and the Kansas City Royals over the Los Angeles Angels 6-1 on Wednesday. A day after picking off David Fletcher at third base to end a 3-2 win, Pérez drove...

Royals C Perez ends game with pickoff, KC beats Angels 3-2

Apr. 13, 2021 23:42 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals catcher Salvador Perez picked David Fletcher off third with the bases loaded for the final out in the ninth inning, helping the Kansas City Royals beat Shohei Ohtani and the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Tuesday night. Danny Duffy pitched one-run...

LEADING OFF: Red Sox-Twins delayed opener; Phils-Mets play 2

Apr. 13, 2021 03:34 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ POSTPONED The Red Sox and Twins were scheduled to begin their series in Minnesota a day late. Monday's opener of a four-game set at Target Field was...

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

Apr. 13, 2021 00:34 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani can pitch at over 100 mph. He can hit over 100 mph, too. Ohtani had three hits and three RBIs, including a double that left the bat at 119 mph and helped the Los Angeles Angels over the Kansas City Royals 10-3 Monday night. ...

Angels put Rendon on injured list with strained groin

Apr. 13, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels third baseman Anthony Rendon was placed on the 10-day injured list Monday because of a strained groin. Rendon was hurt while making a throw late in a 15-1 loss to Toronto on Saturday. The Angels made the...

Angels at Blue Jays rained out in Florida, makeup in Anaheim

Apr. 11, 2021 16:11 PM EDT

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — The game between the Los Angeles Angels and Toronto scheduled for Sunday at the Blue Jays' temporary home in Florida was postponed because of rain. The game will be made up as part of a split doubleheader on Aug. 10 at Anaheim, California. ...