Trout Still Setting The Standard In AL Through First HalfThe following midseason awards aren't meant as predictions of who will actually win these in 2018. It's just a quick attempt to honor the players who have stood out so far.
The Baseball Report: Mets, Angels, Pirates All Off To Fast StartsThree MLB teams have been particularly red-hot out of the gates this April, and they are not necessarily the ones that you might have expected.
Rangers Are First Team To 10 Losses This Season After Angels SweepThe Angels grabbed a 7-2 victory over Texas on Wednesday night. The Rangers were swept in the three-game series, and became the first team with 10 losses this season.
Rangers SS Elvis Andrus Breaks Elbow After Getting Hit By PitchRangers shortstop Elvis Andrus broke his right elbow on Wednesday night when he was hit by a pitch in the ninth inning of the team's fourth straight loss.
Victory Over Rangers Gives Angels Their Best Start Since 1982The Angels claimed an 11-1 victory over the Rangers on Tuesday night, improving to 9-3 for the first time since 1982. They lead the majors with their 79 runs, 128 hits and 20 home runs.
Angels Have Their Best Start Since 1987 After 8-3 Win Over RangersAlbert Pujols hit his 616th career home run, Martin Maldonado had two RBI singles, and the Angels extended their best start in more than three decades with an 8-3 win at Texas on Monday night.
Japanese Baseball Fans Thrilled With Shohei Ohtani's Strong StartShohei Ohtani's electrifying start with the Angels has certainly sent a jolt of excitement through his fans back home in Japan. Ohtani homered in his second straight home game Wednesday.
Shohei Ohtani's Desire To Play Both Ways Should Be ApplaudedShohei Ohtani is a special talent, attempting to become a productive two-way player. His pursuit of something that hasn't been done in 100 years should be applauded.
Shohei Ohtani Hits First MLB Homer In First Angel Stadium At-BatShohei Ohtani hit his first major league home run in his first Angel Stadium at-bat, taking a curtain call after his three-run homer on Tuesday night against the Indians.
Sewage Leak Spills Onto Field During Game At Dodger StadiumThe exhibition finale between the Angels and Dodgers was cut short because of a foul-smelling leak that spilled sewage onto the field in the fifth inning.
AL West Teams At The Start Of Spring TrainingA team-by-team look at the American League West entering spring training.
LA Angels Get Ian Kinsler From Detroit For 2 Minor LeaguersKinsler hit .236 with 22 home runs and 52 RBIs in 139 games last season for the rebuilding Tigers, who tied San Francisco for the worst record in the majors at 64-98. He is due to earn $11 million next season in the final year of his contract.