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  1. 3 up, 3 down: Padres 3, Angels 2

    Mark Saxon

    The Angels, searching for some offensive continuity, hit another cold patch in a 3-2 loss to the last-place San Diego Padres. The Good: Snapping out of it. Erick Aybar had been as cold as cold can be, but his bat has come awake in a big way the...

    Blog | May 19, 2012
  2. Ernesto Frieri goes home (sort of)

    Mark Saxon

    The South American nation of Colombia has sent 10 players to the major leagues. The first six were shortstops. The last three have been pitchers. "Those shortstops had great hands, because our fields had so many rocks in them," said Angels relieve...

    Blog | May 18, 2012
  3. Los Angeles Angels get Ernesto Frieri from San Diego Padres

    Mark Saxon

    The Los Angeles Angels acquired reliever Ernesto Frieri> from the San Diego Padres Thursday in exchange for minor-leaguers Alexi Amarista and Donn Roach.

    Story | Conversation | May 03, 2012
  4. Angels add a young arm for Yankees series

    Mark Saxon

    With Scott Downs still on crutches and unavailable for at least a couple of days with a bruised ankle, the Angels needed another reliever, so they promoted hard-throwing David Carpenter from Triple-A Salt Lake before Friday's game at New York. Car...

    Blog | April 13, 2012
  5. Alexi Amarista makes the cut

    Mark Saxon

    LOS ANGELES -- The Angels' final roster spot went to scrappy utility player Alexi Amarista over the more experienced, more powerful choice, Jorge Cantu. Manager Mike Scioscia said the decision came down to Amarista's ability to play five positions...

    Blog | April 04, 2012
  6. Alexi Amarista makes a charge

    Mark Saxon

    Maybe it's because he's only about 5-foot-7 (if that), but Alexi Amarista is easy to overlook. The Angels have bigger names -- like Jorge Cantu -- and plenty of bigger people going for one of their few at-large bench jobs, but Amarista is making the ...

    Blog | March 28, 2012
  7. Things we thought we knew

    Mark Saxon

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Angels still haven't been able to get their top prospect on the field. Mike Trout was scheduled to play a couple of innings in the outfield Tuesday, but he never made the trip to Salt River Fields for what turned out to be...

    Blog | March 13, 2012
  8. Things we've learned

    Mark Saxon

    Mark J. Rebilas/US Presswire Albert Pujols might take Wednesday off after playing the first two spring games. Through two spring training games, the Angels have shown a few trends: Albert Pujols likes to play in spring training games. He is one ...

    Blog | March 06, 2012
  9. Los Angeles Angels activate Vernon Wells from DL; option Alexi Am...

    Mark Saxon

    The struggling Los Angeles Angels activated outfielder Vernon Wells from the 15-day disabled list before Tuesday night's game with the Tampa Bay Rays.

    Story | Conversation | June 07, 2011
  10. Angels 4, A's 1: Three Up, Three Down

    Mark Saxon

    ANAHEIM -- The Angels' offense snapped awake for one loud inning Wednesday night to defeat one of the best pitchers in the league, Oakland's Trevor Cahill. Torii Hunter and Alberto Callaspo both homered during the Angels' three-run fifth inning and E...

    Blog | May 25, 2011
  11. A's 6, Angels 1: Three Up, Three Down

    Mark Saxon

    ANAHEIM -- The Angels' most consistent starting pitcher, Dan Haren, had his worst outing of the year and the offense continued to slumber in a 6-1 loss to the Oakland A's on Tuesday night. The Angels have scored one run or fewer in half of their last...

    Blog | May 24, 2011
  12. Angels 4, Braves 1: Three Up, Three Down

    Mark Saxon

    ANAHEIM -- The Angels continued to dominate the National League with their 4-1 win over the Atlanta Braves Sunday afternoon. It was the Angels' 27th win in their last 39 interleague games. The Good: Milestone man. One of baseball's least-apprec...

    Blog | May 22, 2011
  13. Wells injury puts the Angels in a jam

    Mark Saxon

    Say what you will about Vernon Wells, whose first six weeks as an Angel were entirely forgettable, but you can't say he's easily replaceable. The Angels put Wells on the 15-day disabled list after Monday's 8-0 loss to the Chicago White Sox and, af...

    Blog | May 09, 2011
  14. Alexi Amarista struggles for words, not hits

    Mark Saxon

    ANAHEIM -- You could barely hear his answer. Alexi Amarista was asked if he thought about his dad after getting his first major-league start and picking up his first major-league hit -- a big one in the Angels' 8-3 win over the Oakland A's on Tues...

    Blog | April 26, 2011
  15. Angels 8, A's 3: Three Up, Three Down

    Mark Saxon

    ANAHEIM -- The Angels snapped out of their hitting funk to beat the Oakland A's 8-3 Tuesday night, fueled largely by the contributions of their youngest players. Tuesday was just the fourth time this season the Angels have scored more than six runs i...

    Blog | April 26, 2011
  16. Joel Pineiro set to return: notes and lineups

    Mark Saxon

    * Pitcher Joel Pineiro felt good after his minor-league rehab outing Monday night and he is tentatively scheduled to come off the disabled list to pitch Saturday's game in Tampa Bay. He threw 71 pitches and reached his usual velocity, in the upper 80...

    Blog | April 26, 2011