Los Angeles Angels

Halos finish Phils on Pujols' 608th HR, 5 RBIs
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Albert Pujols continued to put his extended slump in the rearview mirror on Tuesday night, launching a three-run home run and knocking in five runs to power the Angels to a 7-1 series-opening win over the Phillies at Angel Stadium.

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Pujols catches fire, nears another HR milestone
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After seeing Albert Pujols go hitless over the Angels’ three-game series against the Indians last week, manager Mike Scioscia said he thought the 37-year-old slugger was “a little out of sync at the plate.”

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Angels acquire young pitcher for Hernandez
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With minutes to go until Monday’s 1 p.m. PT non-waiver Trade Deadline, the Angels traded right-handed reliever David Hernandez to the D-backs in exchange for Class-A pitching prospect Luis Madero.

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Halos trade Hernandez to D-backs for prospect
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With minutes to go until Monday’s 1 p.m. PT non-waiver Trade Deadline, the Angels traded right-handed reliever David Hernandez to the D-backs in exchange for Class-A pitching prospect Luis Madero.

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Angels, Nolasco try to keep win streak vs. Phils
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The Angels and Phillies will kick off a three-game Interleague series on Tuesday night at Angel Stadium, marking only the fourth series meeting between the two clubs and their first since 2014.

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Pujols homers twice, but Angels allow 7 in 9th
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The Blue Jays had two walk-off grand slams in their first 40 years of existence. Steve Pearce has two in the last four days alone.

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After spot start, Petit's role remains up in air
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Right-hander Yusmeiro Petit pitched four strong innings in a spot start for the Angels on Saturday, but it remains to be seen if his next outing will come as a starter or as a reliever.

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Calhoun exits game with hamstring soreness
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Kole Calhoun exited in the third inning with right hamstring soreness in the Angels’ series finale against the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre on Sunday.

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Scribner picks up win in Major League debut
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In the span of an hour, right-hander Troy Scribner went from the losing pitcher to the winning pitcher in his Major League debut after the Angels rallied to defeat the Blue Jays, 6-5, on Saturday afternoon at Rogers Centre.

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Angels score three in ninth to stun Blue Jays
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Ben Revere came up with the clutch hit and used his speed to get some revenge against his former team to steal a victory away from the Blue Jays.

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Chavez starts as Halos go for sweep vs. Toronto
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Right-hander Jesse Chavez will take on his former club on Sunday afternoon as the Angels and Blue Jays close out their three-game series at Rogers Centre. Chavez will be opposed by Toronto righty Cesar Valdez.

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Angels designate Franklin for assignment
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The Angels had hoped that Nick Franklin would be part of the solution to their gaping hole at second base, but the 26-year-old infielder struggled to produce in limited opportunities with the club. On Saturday, Franklin was designated for assignment, clearing a spot on the Angels’ 25-man roster for right-hander Troy Scribner.

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