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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...

Streak breaker: Kepler singles in 9th, as Twins edge Red Sox

Apr. 15, 2021 18:06 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Max Kepler delivered the sigh-of-relief winner for Minnesota on the last day of a rough first homestand of the season. The Boston Red Sox relentlessly kept the Twins from being comfortable all series. Kepler's bloop RBI single in...

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...

Ohtani homers, drives in 4 as Angels beat Blue Jays 7-1

Apr. 09, 2021 23:08 PM EDT

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani homered and drove in four runs, Andrew Heaney pitched six scoreless innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-1 on Friday night. Ohtani completed a four-run second with a three-run double to deep right-center off...

Angels win 7-5 in home opener for Florida-based Blue Jays

Apr. 09, 2021 01:13 AM EDT

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — The nomadic Toronto Blue Jays came up just short in their latest home opener location. David Fletcher had a two-run single in the 11th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat Toronto 7-5 on Thursday night in the first regular-season game played at...

Mercedes gets 1st 5 career hits, White Sox beat Angels 12-8

Apr. 03, 2021 02:43 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Yermín Mercedes got his first five major league hits and drove in four runs, and José Abreu hit a grand slam for the Chicago White Sox in their 12-8 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night. Mercedes, a 28-year-old catcher playing in...

Trout, Pujols lead Angels' late rally past White Sox, 4-3

Apr. 02, 2021 03:22 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout smacked a single down the left-field line to drive in David Fletcher in the eighth inning, and Angel Stadium rocked with the roar of a crowd much bigger than the 13,207 masked people in attendance. The Angels' first opening day win...

Mad Bum gets opener for D-backs; Kluber is Yanks' No. 2

Mar. 29, 2021 00:22 AM EDT

The Arizona Diamondbacks are ready to open the season in familiar fashion: with Mad Bum on the mound. Madison Bumgarner was tabbed by manager Torey Lovullo to make his second straight opening day start for the Diamondbacks on Thursday at San Diego. ...

Padres star Tatis has shoulder problem, to be re-evaluated

Mar. 24, 2021 01:17 AM EDT

The flash and dash of Fernando Tatis Jr. came to a sudden halt Tuesday when the star San Diego Padres shortstop slowly walked off the field after making an awkward throw in an exhibition game. The Padres said Tatis had discomfort in his non-throwing left shoulder and...

American League West Preview Capsules

Mar. 18, 2021 20:20 PM EDT

Capsules of American League West teams, listed in order of finish last year: ___ Oakland Athletics 2020: 36-24, first place, lost to Astros in Division Series. Manager: Bob Melvin (11th season). ...