The Angels beat the San Diego Padres , 5-3, on Monday at Tempe Diablo Stadium. They are a perfect 3-0 in Cactus League play.
Before a baseball is put into play, it gets a nice rub of mud to get the out-of-the-box shine off, and even when it is in play, pitchers...
The Los Angeles Angels had more good pitching in day two of Spring Training and their bats came alive as well in a 5-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
The LA Angels opened up their spring training today against the Milwaukee Brewers. They were able to scrape by with amazing pitching to a 2-0 win.
The games are going, but at this early stage in this spring, much of the Angels ' attention from inside and outside the organization is focused away from them, on their starting pitchers who are still working their way to participating in games.
The Angels defeated the Oakland Athletics , 5-3, on Sunday at Hohokam Stadium and preserved their perfect Cactus League record, now 2-0.
The Angels ' undoing last season, they maintained amid it and after it, was the lack of health of their starting rotation. The key to their success this season, General Manager Billy Eppler is now saying, will be the health of their starting rotation.
The Los Angeles Angels have named their starter for the first spring training game. Yusmeiro Petit will get the start against the Brewers.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) Matt Shoemaker is the player people are happiest to see this spring in the Los Angeles Angels' camp. It wasn't clear Shoemaker would make it here.
In 1969, St. Louis Cardinals center fielder Curt Flood started carving the path toward free agency in professional sports, and in 1976, it became official: After six years of major league service, ballplayers could choose their next team on their own.