Los Angeles Angels
Erick Aybar hit a two-run home run early and eight Angels pitchers combined for a 7-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Thursday night, giving Los Angeles its eighth straight win.
Tim Bogar isn’t thinking about the Texas Rangers’ seemingly inevitable slide to the team’s first 100-loss season in more than 40 years.
The eighth inning started with Collin Cowgill reaching against Rangers starter Colby Lewis. The Angels scored seven runs in the inning en route to a 9-3 win.
Adam Rosales and Mike Carp hit RBI singles in the ninth inning off Angels closer Huston Street, rallying the Texas Rangers over Los Angeles 3-2 Sunday.
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With their 10-7 loss to the Angels on Sunday, the Rangers have dropped eight consecutive games, eight straight at home, and their last 12 against AL West opponents.
Howie Kendrick celebrated his 31st birthday with three hits, including an RBI single during a four-run sixth inning as the Angels sent the Rangers to their seventh straight loss, 5-2 on Saturday night.
All-Star center fielder Mike Trout had a three-run homer among his four hits for the fast-starting Los Angeles Angels in a 15-6 victory over the freefalling Texas Rangers on Thursday night.
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C.J. Cron and Kole Calhoun homered in the fourth inning against Yu Darvish, and the Rangers were shut down by Angels rookie Matt Shoemaker in a 5-2 loss on Sunday.
Howie Kendrick hit an RBI double in the 10th inning to give Los Angeles a 3-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.
Garrett Richards pitched six innings of four-hit ball, David Freese drove in two runs, and the Los Angeles Angels beat Texas 7-3 on Friday night.