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Mariners hold off Angels despite another Trout home run

Jun. 25, 2022 02:22 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Seattle manager Scott Servais saw Los Angeles Angels superstar Mike Trout become the first player in MLB history to hit four game-winning home runs in a single series against his Mariners pitching staff last weekend. With Trout coming up as the potential...

Royals' Salvador Perez has left thumb surgery, to IL

Jun. 24, 2022 22:13 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals catcher Salvador Perez had surgery on his left thumb Friday and was placed on the 10-day injured list. The operation repaired the ulnar collateral ligament in his thumb, and he's expected to need eight weeks to recover, manager Mike Matheny said. ...

LEADING OFF: Freeman returns to Atlanta, Pham sees Pederson

Jun. 24, 2022 01:33 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ FREDDIE'S READY Freddie Freeman is sure to get a huge ovation when he returns to Truist Park for the first time since helping lead the Atlanta Braves to the World Series championship. ...

LEADING OFF: Freeman returns to Atlanta, Pham sees Pederson

Jun. 23, 2022 18:43 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Friday: ___ FREDDIE'S READY Freddie Freeman is sure to get a huge ovation when he returns to Truist Park for the first time since helping lead the Atlanta Braves to the World Series championship. ...

Shohei Ohtani has 2 dazzling days to remember for Angels

Jun. 23, 2022 16:47 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — On back-to-back nights during an otherwise ordinary June homestand for the Los Angeles Angels, Shohei Ohtani accomplished two feats that would each be career landmarks for practically any other player in baseball history. On Tuesday, Ohtani hit a pair of...

Ohtani strikes out career-high 13 in Angels' 5-0 win over KC

Jun. 23, 2022 02:24 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani adheres to strict routine in nearly every aspect of his life. When his latest mound start was delayed 12 minutes by a pregame ceremony honoring the Angels' 2002 World Series champions, his meticulous preparation took a hit before he even threw a pitch. ...

Angels send Reid Detmers to minors 6 starts after no-hitter

Jun. 22, 2022 19:04 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels have optioned Reid Detmers to the minors just six starts after the rookie left-hander threw a no-hitter. The Angels assigned Detmers to Triple-A Salt Lake on Wednesday, a day after he made his sixth consecutive winless appearance since...

Royals overcome Ohtani's 2 HRs, 8 RBIs to beat Angels 12-11

Jun. 22, 2022 03:14 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani hit two three-run homers, including a dramatic tying drive in the bottom of the ninth inning. He drove in a career-high eight runs, the most by a Japanese-born player in major league history. And somehow, it still was not enough for his Los...

LEADING OFF: Harper healing, Ohtani on mound, Anderson 8-0

Jun. 22, 2022 02:38 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ BACK FROM BLISTER? Philadelphia slugger Bryce Harper could return to the lineup for the finale of a two-game series at Texas after an infected blister on his left index finger sidelined him for...

Royals pound 3 HRs to beat Angels 6-2; Bubic gets 1st win

Jun. 21, 2022 01:50 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — All the small things are starting to add up to big results for the Kansas City Royals. The Royals got some timely hits and another solid outing from their starting pitcher as they won for the fourth time in the last five games Monday night. ...