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Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Royals scores 3 runs in 13th to beat Angels 7-4

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Eric Hosmer tied a season high with four hits, pinch-runner Jarrod Dyson scored the go-ahead run in the 13th inning on a throwing error by rookie reliever Mike Morin, and the […]

05/24/2014

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Entire California city’s Little League suspended

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Less than a week after opening day, the Little League season in this Southern California beach city has been indefinitely suspended. The Orange County Register reported (http://bit.ly/1nvk8s7 ) that 700 […]

03/17/2014

From left are Tom Glavine in 2008, Greg Maddux in 2008, and Frank Thomas in 1994 file photos. Glavine, Maddux and Thomas were selected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/File)

Maddux, Glavine, Thomas elected to Hall of Fame

NEW YORK (AP) — Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas were elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame on Wednesday, while Craig Biggio fell two votes short and tainted stars of the Steroids Era remained […]

01/08/2014

Emily Lomeli (Photo credit: BelieveIn17.org)

10-year-old cancer patient organizes toy drive for other kids in hospital

A 10-year-old cancer patient Thursday delivered donated toys to children in the pediatric unit at the Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, reports CBS Los Angeles.  Emily Lomeli was recently diagnosed with immature ovarian teratoma, a […]

12/20/2013

Roger Keeney prepares to hit a ball during a blind baseball game in Albany, Ga. on May 5, 2012.  (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Game of blind baseball helps players cope

ATLANTA (AP) — In the game of blind baseball, players use their sense of sound to make up for their lack of sight. They play the game known as Beep baseball with an oversized softball […]

09/17/2013

Jackie Robinson, infielder for the Brooklyn Dodgers, in May of 1952.  (AP Photo)

LA-area street could be named for Jackie Robinson

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are honoring the late Jackie Robinson by proposing to rename a former state highway for the black ball player who broke major league baseball’s color barrier. The state Assembly […]

09/09/2013

Vin Scully to return to Dodgers booth in 2014

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully, one of baseball’s most beloved broadcasters, will return to the Los AngelesDodgers for a record 65th season in 2014. The 85-year-old Scully said in a statement released Friday that he […]

08/23/2013

Don Hooton, president of the Taylor Hooton Foundation (THF), speaks during a press conference announcing the release of a national survey on steroid abuse, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Little League to introduce drug education program

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Little League Baseball plans to introduce an educational program for coaches and volunteers intended to raise awareness about the use and dangers of performance-enhancing drugs among young players. Working with […]

08/12/2013

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LA Fire commission criticizes Dodger Stadium plan

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Plans to hire the Los Angeles Fire Department to provide medical care at Dodger Stadium are facing criticism for depleting the city’s resources and not drawing enough payment. The Los Angeles […]

07/10/2013

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Angels win 6th straight, 3-1 over Astros

HOUSTON (AP) – Josh Hamilton doubled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and scored on shortstop Jake Elmore’s overthrow, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Houston Astros 3-1 Sunday and extend their […]

06/30/2013

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Angels gets 5th straight win, 7-2 over Astros

HOUSTON (AP) – Joe Blanton pitched seven sharp innings, and Howie Kendrick and Chris Iannetta both homered to give the Los Angeles Angels a 7-2 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday. Alberto Callaspo and […]

06/29/2013

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Gold Ball Mystery Bag event at Angel Stadium on Saturday

On Saturday June 1, the Angels and Special Olympics Southern California will host the third annual “Gold Ball Mystery Bag” event at Angel Stadium at the Home Plate Gate hats beginning at 5pm through the […]

05/30/2013

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