Posted March 27, 2013 on
AP on Fox
Garrett Richards, who figures to open the season in the bullpen, started for the Los Angeles Angels and threw 2 1-3 scoreless innings Wednesday in a 6-3 win over the Texas Rangers.
Richards made his fifth spring appearance and second start. He allowed three hits.
Jerome Williams followed Richards and struck out six in 3 2-3 innings. He gave two runs and six hits.
Lance Berkman hit an RBI double and Adrian Beltre singled home a run for Texas.
Rangers left-hander Brad Mills made his first appearance since being claimed on waivers from the Angels last weekend. He worked four innings and gave up four hits and one run in his second spring start.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
The March 28th, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Trout in GQ, Angels sign Mark Lowe, trade Geltz and much more...
The Story: The Angels signed reliever Mark Lowe to a minor league contract with a invite to spring training.
The Monkey Says: It looks like the Angels are getting really nervous about the bullpen's performance. It seems the plan...
TEMPE, Ariz. The Angels finalized their trade of Vernon Wells to the New York Yankees on Tuesday after the veteran outfielder passed a physical and the commissioners office approved the cash being exchanged in the deal.
The Angels will pay 28.1 million of the remaining 42 million on Wells contract, which runs through 2014, meaning the Yankees will pick up 13.9 million of the deal...
The Texas Rangers are having trade discussions with other teams
about outfielder Julio Bourbon, according to T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com.
The Rangers are set to enter the regular season using Leonys
Martin and Craig Gentry to platoon in center field. This leaves no room for
Bourbon, who is out of options and is expected to get claimed on waivers before
being eligible to...
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Angels manager Mike Scioscia is very excited about Ernesto Frieri and the rest of his bullpen.
Frieri pitched a hitless inning in Los Angeles' 6-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday.
On getaway day for the Los Angeles Angels and with most of his starting lineup already on the way to California, manager Mike Scioscia gave several glowing reports...
And now we finally get to the projection you have all been waiting for. And now a player that needs no introduction...
2012 Stats: 639 PA, .326 AVG, .399 OBP, .564 SLG, 129 R, 30 HR, 83 RBI, 49 SB, 5 CS, 139 K, .409 wOBA, 170 OPS+, 10.0 fWAR
2013 ZiPS Projections: 695 PA, .282 AVG, .364 OBP, .507 SLG, 122 R, 29 HR, 83 RBI, 47 SB, 8 CS, 149 K, .371 wOBA, 142 OPS+, 7.4 fWAR...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Yu Darvish threw four solid innings in his final tuneup of the preseason and the Texas Rangers hit four home runs to beat the Mexico City Red Devils 12-1 in an exhibition game Thursday night.
Darvish mowed down the Mexican League team, allowing just one hit while striking out seven. The Japanese star threw 42 of 52 pitches for strikes and the only hit he...
For the Texas Rangers, the focus is on who stayed in town, rather than who left.
At least, that's the approach they're trying to take.
There have been some big changes in the Texas lineup since not winning a game last October, particularly the departure of five-time All-Star and former AL MVP Josh Hamilton, now with the AL West rival Los Angeles Angels. Also gone are Michael...
In the latest episode of Podcast with a Halo, we deliver the definitive eulogy for Vernon Wells' career, debate Nick Maronde's transition to relief, fret over the big league pitching staff and fear another miserable April. Other than that, this episode is a real upper!
Direct download the episode here or subscribe to the podcast here. And help us out by leaving...
On his first day with the New York Yankees, Vernon Wells recalled a game in the International League more than a decade ago and he saw Darryl Strawberry in uniform for the opposition.
''I remember the first time I played the Triple-A Yankees, when I was 20 years old,'' he said Tuesday. ''It was the first that I actually got goosebumps playing against another...
I examined the NL West this morning; now let’s take a look at the Junior Circuit and see what’s in store for their counterparts in the AL in 2013. Los Angeles Angels Notable offseason additions: Josh Hamilton, Tommy Hanson, Joe Blanton, Jason Vargas, Ryan Madson, Sean Burnett Notable losses: Zack Greinke, Dan Haren, Torii Hunter, The post NCB MLB Preview–AL West appeared...
By Geoff Stoddart, Director of Social Media
“The Jukebox in the corner blasting out my favorite song
The nights are gettin' warmer it won’t be long
Won’t be long ‘til summer comes
Now that the boys are here again
The boys are back in town, the boys are back in town!!!
The boys are back in town, the boys are back in town!!!”
You’re like a modern day Paul...