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Springer 3 HRs, Verlander 20th win, Astros clinch AL West

Sep. 22, 2019 7:40 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — George Springer, Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros put a check mark in the September box. And amid the celebration of clinching their third straight AL West title, they already were thinking ahead to what they might achieve in October. "You can't ever take the first goal for granted,"...

Severino sharp in season debut, Yanks top Angels 8-0

Sep. 18, 2019 1:58 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Severino got Albert Pujols to reach for a slider with runners at the corners and ground into a double play that ended the first inning of his season debut, then punched the pocket of his glove to celebrate. New York's ace was back on the mound, in time to make an impact in the...

Indians hold off Angels 4-3 for sweep; Carrasco gets win

Sep. 12, 2019 12:56 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona had the perfect description for Wednesday night's 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels when he said "we pieced it together." Carlos Santana and Francisco Lindor homered while Carlos Carrasco won in relief as six Cleveland relievers allowed...

Plesac pitches 4-hitter, Indians keep pace, beat Angels 8-0

Sep. 11, 2019 2:35 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Kluber is injured, Carlos Carrasco continues to work his way back from leukemia treatment and Trevor Bauer was traded, and still the Cleveland Indians continue to get solid pitching. Rookie Zach Plesac threw a four-hitter for his first complete game in the majors as the Indians...

A's score 7 in 7th to beat Angels 10-6; Trout hits 45th

Sep. 6, 2019 10:34 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Manager Bob Melvin is fond of saying the Athletics are at their best when hitting home runs and showing patience in the batter's box. They've proved they're pretty good when pinch-hitting, too. Pinch-hitter Robbie Grossman delivered a two-run triple over center fielder Mike Trout as...

Pujols, Trout help Angels rally for 10-4 win over Red Sox

Sep. 1, 2019 2:13 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout and Albert Pujols have had plenty of big nights for the Los Angeles Angels, yet Saturday night's 10-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox was one of those games in which both reached milestones. Trout became the youngest player to reach at least 275 home runs and 200 stolen...

Betts' home run in 15th gives Red Sox 7-6 win over Angels

Aug. 31, 2019 4:28 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Marathon games in Southern California are starting to become routine for the Boston Red Sox. In this case though, Mookie Betts was able to come up big. Betts went deep with two out in the 15th inning as the Red Sox outlasted the Los Angeles Angels 7-6 Friday night. The 5-hour,...

Bregman, Brantley HRs lead Miley, Astros over Angels 5-2

Aug. 24, 2019 11:36 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman changed his approach, and his results. Bregman hit his career-high 32nd homer and Wade Miley earned his seventh straight win as the Houston Astros defeated the Los Angeles Angels 5-2 Saturday night. "I've been chasing a little higher rate lately because I think I was trying to...

Greinke wins again as Astros get 5-4 victory over Angels

Aug. 24, 2019 12:25 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston manager A.J. Hinch was impressed by how Zack Greinke pitched without his best stuff. Greinke won his fourth straight start since joining the Astros, and Yuli Gurriel hit a big two-run homer in a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night. Greinke (14-4) allowed 10 hits,...

Ohtani, 3 other Angels homer in 9-2 win over White Sox

Aug. 18, 2019 8:33 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Griffin Canning had never been caught by fellow rookie Anthony Bemboom. Maybe Sunday was the start of a productive partnership. Canning had perhaps the best start of his career, going seven innings and allowing just one run, and Bemboom hit his first homer in the majors to lead the...