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García, Dunning push Rangers to the brink of a playoff berth in a 5-0 win over the Angels

Sep. 28, 2023 01:11 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The only postseason experience of Dane Dunning's career happened three years ago when he started the decisive game of the wild-card round for the White Sox, but got pulled after only four batters. With his Texas Rangers close to securing their own playoff...

George Kirby twirls 6 shutout innings, Mariners snap 4-game losing streak beating Houston 6-2

Sep. 27, 2023 02:10 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — George Kirby embraced the situation facing the Seattle Mariners. It wasn't a must-win for their playoff hopes. But it was close. “I love it. Big games, I always want the ball. I love pitching against the Astros and it fires you up a little more,” Kirby said. ...

Drury, Detmers help Angels snap Rangers' 6-game winning streak with 9-3 victory

Sep. 27, 2023 01:26 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Drury, Reid Detmers and the Los Angeles Angels prevented the Texas Rangers from getting another step closer to wrapping up their first playoff appearance since 2016 Tuesday night. Texas' 9-3 loss though could have been worse. AL batting...

Shohei Ohtani headlines majors' soon-to-be free agents, and there's a sizable gap to the next name

Sep. 27, 2023 00:20 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — There is Shohei Ohtani, and then there is the rest of baseball's soon-to-be free agents. With the season winding down and the playoffs coming up, it's almost time for major league teams to go shopping once again. And there is one player that is sure to dominate the...

Rangers back Gray with 3 straight homers, beat Angels 5-1 to maintain AL West lead

Sep. 26, 2023 02:06 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Adolis García, Mitch Garver and Nathaniel Lowe hit consecutive home runs in the sixth inning, and the first-place Texas Rangers beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-1 on Monday night for their sixth straight victory. Texas maintained its 2 1/2-game lead in the AL...

Angels pitcher Patrick Sandoval leaves start vs Texas in 4th inning with right oblique tightness

Sep. 25, 2023 23:35 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels pitcher Patrick Sandoval exited Monday night's start against the Texas Rangers in the fourth inning with tightness in his right oblique. The left-hander was removed after walking his first two batters in the fourth, giving him five free...

Jeffers and Ryan lead AL Central champion Twins to 9-3 win over Angels

Sep. 24, 2023 20:03 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Jeffers homered, tripled and drove in three runs to back a strong outing by Joe Ryan on Sunday as the Minnesota Twins pulled away late for a 9-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels. After a 50-minute rain delay, Jeffers and Max Kepler each hit a two-run homer in...

Mike Trout's season over because of wrist injury, played in just 82 games for Angels

Sep. 24, 2023 13:54 PM EDT

Mike Trout's season ended Sunday because of a wrist injury that limited him to one game after July 3. The Los Angeles Angels moved the three-time AL MVP to the 60-day injured list because their series finale against the Minnesota Twins. Trout, a 32-year-old center...

Adell homers off Gray as Angels beat AL Central champion Twins 1-0

Sep. 23, 2023 18:12 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jo Adell homered, Kenny Rosenberg outpitched Sonny Gray and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Twins 1-0 on Saturday, a day after Minnesota clinched the AL Central title. Rosenberg (2-2), a 28-year-old left-hander making his fourth big league start and ninth...

Angels' Tyler Anderson to finish season on IL with knee soreness

Sep. 23, 2023 18:02 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Los Angeles Angels left-hander Tyler Anderson will not start as scheduled on Sunday and will be placed on the injured list with left knee soreness, ending his first season with the Angels. Manager Phil Nevin announced the move after Saturday's 1-0 victory against...