Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Kendrys Morales homered from both sides of the plate during a nine-run sixth inning, capping the burst with a grand slam that sent the Los Angeles Angels romping past the Texas Rangers 15-8 Monday night.
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.