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Sierra RBI double in 12th, Angels beat A’s 5-4 for sweep

Aug. 10, 2022 20:10 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Magneuris Sierra hit an RBI single in the 10th inning, then doubled home the go-ahead run in the 12th that lifted the Los Angeles Angels over the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Wednesday for a three-game sweep. “It feels great,” Sierra said through a...

Suarez strikes out 8, outduels Irvin as Angels edge A's 1-0

Aug. 09, 2022 01:00 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — José Suarez added a second changeup to his pitching repertoire this season and it has given him “100% confidence” to offer batters different looks. He certainly kept the Oakland Athletics off balance all night. Suarez struck out eight over...

Angels blow late lead, rally in 10th for 4-3 win over M's

Aug. 06, 2022 02:28 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — A night after hitting seven home runs and losing, the Los Angeles Angels needed just one long ball to hold off one of the hottest teams in baseball. Taylor Ward's sacrifice fly scored Magneuris Sierra in the 10th inning, and the Angels blew a three-run lead late...

Murphy's 3 RBIs off Shohei Ohtani lead A's past Angels, 3-1

Aug. 04, 2022 01:42 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani couldn't connect at the plate, going 0 for 3 while twice leaving runners in scoring position. Although Ohtani was solid on the mound, he couldn't retire Sean Murphy in two key situations. Ohtani sometimes has to do it all by himself for the...

Can Castillo help Mariners shake long postseason drought?

Aug. 01, 2022 02:52 AM EDT

The Seattle Mariners' postseason drought has stretched on for two decades. Félix Hernández couldn't put a stop to it, and neither could Robinson Canó. Now the Mariners are making another push for the playoffs, led by rookie star Julio Rodríguez — and newly acquired right-hander...

Duran rallies Rangers past Angels despite immaculate inning

Jul. 31, 2022 20:59 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Even after striking out in his first three trips to the plate Sunday, Texas' Ezequiel Duran wasn't lacking in confidence as he came up with the bases loaded and none out in the ninth inning of a tie game against the Los Angeles Angels. Duran delivered a...

Ohtani homers early, Angels rally late to beat Rangers 9-7

Jul. 31, 2022 01:56 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — With Mike Trout sidelined by back issues, the Los Angeles Angels have received a jolt of offense from an unlikely source. Luis Rengifo hit a go-ahead, two-run double as the Angels rallied for five runs in the eighth inning to beat the Texas Rangers 9-7 on...

Rangers capitalize on LA miscues, beat struggling Angels 7-2

Jul. 30, 2022 01:53 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Martin Perez worked seven strong innings, Adolis Garcia, Ezequiel Duran and Jonah Heim had RBI doubles and the Texas Rangers broke open a close contest in the ninth inning to win consecutive games for the second time this month, beating the Los Angeles Angels 7-2 Friday...

Ohtani fans 11, but Seager, Lowe lead Texas to 2-0 win

Jul. 29, 2022 01:24 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani dazzled batters with his wicked slider, blew them away with his 100-mph fastball and repeatedly pitched out of trouble while racking up 11 strikeouts. The AL MVP's latest impressive start also included a few mistakes, and Ohtani and his fellow...

Shohei Ohtani homers, Angels shut down Royals in 6-0 victory

Jul. 27, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Angels' Shohei Ohtani fanned on three pitches during his first at-bat against the Royals on Tuesday night. His next at-bat set the tone for the rest of the game. The do-everything All-Star sent the third pitch of that at-bat 420 feet to...