Latest Anthony Rendon News

Ohtani hurls 6 innings, doubles in Angels' 6-3 win over Jays

Aug. 13, 2021 02:01 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani grinned and laughed after Vladimir Guerrero Jr. bounced a single to left field in the Toronto slugger's first career plate appearance against the Angels' two-way superstar. When he struck out Guerrero with a wicked slider two innings...

Angels' Rendon: Hip problem source of injuries, lost season

Aug. 13, 2021 00:28 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Anthony Rendon knew he hadn't been right all season with the Los Angeles Angels. He just didn't know why until an MRI revealed a right hip injury that appears to be the cause of all his woes. Rendon will undergo surgery next week to fix the...

LEADING OFF: Rizzo on a roll, Phils drive for 5, Rendon done

Aug. 05, 2021 03:24 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WILD RIDE Anthony Rizzo and the New York Yankees host surprising Seattle in the opener of a four-game series between AL wild-card contenders. Rizzo...

Solid Ohtani, speedy Lagares help Angels beat Rangers 2-1

Aug. 04, 2021 23:54 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Shohei Ohtani signaled for Juan Lagares to take off from second base on a wild pitch, then the two-way standout just got out of the way when his speedy teammate kept on coming around third. Lagares gave the Angels the lead...

LEADING OFF: Brews minus pitchers Axford, Lauer; Rendon out

Aug. 04, 2021 20:20 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Thursday: MISSING IN MILWAUKEE The NL Central-leading Brewers are again shuffling their pitching staff with reliever John Axford now out for the season because of elbow trouble and starter Eric Lauer...

Angels' Rendon needs hip surgery, ending injury-plagued year

Aug. 04, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Los Angeles Angels third baseman Anthony Rendon will have season-ending surgery on his right hip, finishing off an injury-plagued second year in Southern California. The club made the announcement before Wednesday's game at Texas. Rendon, who was...

Newcomers Gomes, Marte boost Jefferies, A's over Angels 8-3

Aug. 01, 2021 20:16 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Yan Gomes homered in his Oakland debut, fellow newcomer Starling Marte got three hits and stole three bases, and the Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 on Sunday. Gomes, acquired from Washington at the trade deadline Friday, hit a two-run...

Ohtani hits 37th homer as Angels rally to defeat Rockies 8-7

Jul. 29, 2021 02:33 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani continued his power display Wednesday, crushing a three-run home run, and Phil Gosselin had a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning for the Los Angeles Angels, who rallied for an 8-7 victory over the Colorado Rockies. The Angels...

Ohtani goes 7, hits RBI single as Angels top Rockies 6-2

Jul. 27, 2021 03:07 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — At least in his own manager's view, Shohei Ohtani is running away with the AL MVP award. Ohtani pitched seven strong innings and hit an early RBI single as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Colorado Rockies 6-2 on Monday night. ...

Mayfield's 3-run homer off Maeda leads Angels past Twins 3-2

Jul. 23, 2021 00:05 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Heaney found his groove, retiring the last 11 batters he faced. The left-hander rediscovered his belief in his own ability, too. Jack Mayfield hit a three-run homer and Heaney finished seven innings for his longest start...