Albert Pujols

Albert Pujols

Pujols hits 3-run homer, Angels beat Cubs 8-4

Albert Pujols hit a three-run homer and Jered Weaver struck out eight as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago Cubs 8-4 Thursday. Cubs left-hander Travis Wood homered off Weaver leading off the fifth as […]

03/27/2015

Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout runs as he watches his solo home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Aug. 27, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Angels try again to build a title team around Mike Trout

The Los Angeles Angels had the majors’ best record last year, and they return this season with baseball’s best player at the center of largely the same roster. Yet the Angels accomplished none of their […]

03/26/2015

Albert Pujols

Pujols homers, Trout triples but Rangers beat Angels 15-8

Albert Pujols homered and Mike Trout hit an RBI triple, but the Texas Rangers tagged Los Angeles Angels closer Huston Street for six runs Tuesday in a 15-8 victory. Trout, last year’s AL MVP, leads […]

03/25/2015

Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout hits a home run in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Trout makes playoff debut when Angels host Royals

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout asked Albert Pujols for advice on his playoff debut before the Los Angeles Angels stepped into the October spotlight, and the veteran slugger with two World Series rings had […]

10/02/2014

Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols, right, leaves the field due to a cramp in his left hamstring while running out a bases-clearing double during the third inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Pujols leaves game for Angels after 3rd-inning hit

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Albert Pujols has left the Los Angeles Angels’ game against Seattle due to a cramp in his left hamstring while running out a bases-clearing double. Pujols left in the third inning […]

09/15/2014

Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols (5) is congratulated in the dugout after scoring on a Howie Kendrick single against the Texas Rangers in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Rare Pujols triple leads Angels over Rangers 7-1

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Albert Pujols opened the scoring with his first triple in more than four years, rookie Matt Shoemaker had another strong start, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 […]

09/10/2014

Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Matt Shoemaker throws against the Miami Marlins during the first inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Trout, Shoemaker lead Angels’ 8-2 rout of Marlins

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — While everybody else in the Los Angeles Angels’ rotation has dealt with serious injuries and wild inconsistency this summer, Matt Shoemaker has been unshakable for two months. His teammates provided the rookie with far […]

08/27/2014