Los Angeles Angels
The Chicago Cubs’ bullpen has allowed 17 home runs through the first 56 games this season, and the one Carlos Villanueva gave up to Albert Pujols was easily one of the most aggravating for manager Dale Sveum to watch.
Alberto Callaspo hit a three-run homer in Los Angeles’ five-run seventh inning, and the Angels beat the White Sox 12-9 on Saturday to end Chicago’s four-game winning streak.
Jeff Keppinger walked with the bases loaded to drive in the go-ahead run — his first base on balls in 141 plate appearances this season — and the Chicago White Sox rallied with three runs in the eighth to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 on Thursday night for their season-high third straight road win.
The Chicago White Sox needed a big start from ace Chris Sale, and he nearly gave them something historic.
White Sox starter Jose Quintana (2-1) allowed three runs in the loss. He gave up five hits and struck out five.
Vernon Wells is on the verge of becoming the latest addition to the New York Yankees’ injury-depleted lineup.
Josh Hamilton has agreed to a contract with the Los Angeles Angels, according to Texas Rangers manager Jon Daniels.
As the Cubs continue their search for bullpen help, the club may be ready to add a new closer.
The Chicago White Sox left Angel Stadium the same way they arrived – looking for a big hit.
Zack Greinke pitched seven strong innings of five-hit ball, Mike Trout hit a leadoff homer for the second straight day and the Los Angeles Angels completed their second straight series sweep with a 3-2 victory over the slumping Detroit Tigers on Sunday.
Major League Baseball has denied the Los Angeles Angels’ protest of their 8-6, 10-inning loss at the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
This is one of those catches you don’t see too often.
The White Sox lost to the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday night, but the loss seemed a lot less important than their heavy hearts.
Darwin Barney hit an RBI triple off Jered Weaver that broke a scoreless tie in the sixth inning and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-1 Sunday.
Albert Pujols homered for the second straight day and the Los Angeles Angels played to a 3-all tie with the Chicago Cubs in 10 innings Saturday.
Danks walked Albert Pujols and Vernon Wells in the first inning and that set up Jorge Cantu’s two-run single Tuesday as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago White Sox 6-2.
What you might not be aware of is that due to a little known quirk in his new megabucks contract with L.A., Pujols’ eventual Hall of Fame induction 15 years from now could end up becoming the most awkward Cooperstown event this side of Pete Rose sliding headfirst on the podium in mid-ceremony.
Jered Weaver pitched seven innings, and Erick Aybar drove in three runs in the Los Angeles Angels’ sixth straight victory, 8-0 over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.
Peter Bourjos drove a single through a drawn-in infield with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.
The White Sox didn’t have not been having a bad road trip overall, but they had a disappointing night Tuesday, losing to the Los Angeles Angels 6-2.