Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Mike Napoli homered twice against his former team, Yu Darvish struck out 11 over seven strong innings, and the Texas Rangers battered struggling Angels starter Ervin Santana for a 9-2 victory over Los Angeles on Saturday.
Rangers have played 54 games. In other words they’re 1/3rd of the way through the regular season. Projections: Josh Hamilton will hit 63 homers and Matt Harrison will win 21 games.
Matt Harrison won his third straight start, Nelson Cruz hit a long two-run homer and the Texas Rangers beat the streaking Los Angeles Angels 7-3 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Mike Napoli broke a tie in the ninth inning with his fourth homer in two games, and the Texas Rangers finally clinched home-field advantage in the AL division series with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.
Josh Hamilton broke out of a slump, and the Texas Rangers rallied for a 9-5 victory over the chasing Los Angeles Angels on Sunday night.
Rangers slugger Nelson Cruz left Sunday night’s game because of a strained left hamstring.
Angels ace Jered Weaver pitched a gem against the Rangers, winning a duel with C.J. Wilson and capitalizing on an error for a 1-0 victory.
Alexi Ogando pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre homered, and the Texas Rangers beat Jered Weaver and the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 on Friday night.