Angels manager Mike Scioscia has admitted that he didn’t know much about right-hander Parker Bridwell before the club acquired him from the Orioles for cash in April. At the time, Bridwell was a middling, fringe reliever who had once contemplated quitting baseball.
Angels right-hander Parker Bridwell retired the first 11 batters he faced and allowed just one run over 7 1/3 innings in a 7-2 victory over the Blue Jays on Friday night at Rogers Centre.
With limited starting options to fill the vacancy in their rotation left by the injured Alex Meyer, the Angels will have right-handed reliever Yusmeiro Petit open Saturday’s game against the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
Francisco Lindor’s go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning of Thursday’s series finale with the Angels helped the Indians finish off the three-game sweep and win their seventh in a row with a 2-1 victory at Progressive Field.
Rookie right-hander Parker Bridwell and veteran left-hander J.A. Happ and will face off on Friday night when the Angels and Blue Jays meet for the first of three games at Rogers Centre this weekend.
All season long, the Angels have withstood repeated injury blows and managed to hover around the .500 mark long enough to cling to dreams of an American League Wild Card berth. But their grip on the fringes of contention is starting to slip, perhaps irrevocably.
After an all-around great performance in Tuesday’s series opener between the Indians and the Angels, Bradley Zimmer came through once again for the Tribe on Wednesday night at Progressive Field. Zimmer laced a go-ahead RBI double in the seventh inning before the Indians erupted with a seven-run eighth en route to a 10-4 win over […]
On his 119th and final pitch of the night, Ricky Nolasco hung a 3-2 slider to Bradley Zimmer, who crushed it off the left-field wall for a go-ahead double. Suddenly, the Indians led by one run and Nolasco’s strong effort was spoiled.
The Indians and Angels will close out their three-game series at Progressive Field on Thursday in a matinee that will feature a matchup between right-handers Trevor Bauer and JC Ramirez, with Cleveland seeking its seventh straight victory.
One month after being drafted with the 10th overall pick, outfielder Jo Adell has vaulted to the top of the Angels’ Top 30 prospect list, as ranked by MLBPipeline.com.
Keynan Middleton first met Mike Clevinger four years ago at the Angels’ training complex in Arizona. At the time, Middleton was just a few months removed from being drafted by the Angels, and Clevinger was rehabbing from Tommy John surgery. The two pitchers quickly formed a tight bond, though their paths diverged when the Angels […]