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BALTIMORE (AP) -- Erick Aybar hit a bases-loaded triple and Albert Pujols homered during a six-run seventh inning, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-5 Wednesday to stop a four-game losing streak. Los Angeles trailed 4-2 before getting five hits -- three for extra bases -- and two walks in the seventh against three pitchers. Hank Conger homered, Pujols had three hits and Howie Kendrick contributed two doubles to help the Angels avert a three-game sweep and put a positive finish on a 2-4 trip that began in Boston. Chris Davis hit his major league-leading 21st homer for Baltimore, 0-5 this season when trying to complete ment a three- or four-game sweep. The Orioles next host the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox in a four-game series beginning Thursday night. Baltimore's Nate McLouth had his run of 19 consecutive successful steal attempts snapped in the third inning when he lost his footing and toppled off second base after reaching the bag ahead of the throw. He was tagged out by Aybar, ending the longest active steals streak in the majors and third-best in Orioles history. Davis gave the Orioles a 3-2 lead in the fourth against Jerome Williams (5-2), ending a 1-for-17 skid with his first home run and RBI since June 2. Adam Jones made it 4-2 in the sixth with his 14th homer, his third in four games. The lead vanished in the seventh. Alberto Callaspo singled and Brad Hawpe drew a four-pitch walk, prompting the exit of starter Jason Hammel. Pedro Strop gave up an infield hit that loaded the bases for Aybar, who hit a liner into the gap in right-center. As Aybar slid into third, the relay throw from Ryan Flaherty bounced out of play, allowing Aybar to score for a 6-4 lead. A groundout, a walk and Pujols' 11th homer followed, and Strop (0-3) exited to jeers from the crowd of 25,964. Strop, who starred as Baltimore's setup man last year, has a 7.58 ERA after yieldiing nine runs in his last five innings. The Orioles scored an unearned run in the eighth, and Los Angeles tallied an unearned run in the ninth. Williams, who has jockeyed from the rotation to the bullpen this season, allowed four runs over six innings in his seventh start of 2013. Baltimore went up 2-0 in the first when Nick Markakis and Jones delivered run-scoring groundouts. Conger hit a solo shot in the third, his fourth homer of the year and third in his last five starts. The drive was the 69th in the 22-year history of Camden Yards to land on Eutaw Street, beyond the right-field wall. Josh Hamilton singled with two outs in the fourth and scored on Kendrick's double. NOTES: The Angels have Thursday off before opening a three-game series against the Yankees at home. LA manager Mike Scioscia said he will skip Joe Blanton (1-10) in the rotation and start C.J. Wilson, Tommy Hanson and Jered Weaver. ... Machado extended his hitting streak to 10 games, one short of his career high. He also ended a season-long run of 11 straight games without getting at least two hits. ... Angels 1B Mark Trumbo did not start, but entered in the seventh as a defensive replacement and has played in all 66 games this year. ... Orioles LHP Wei Yin-Chen (oblique) is scheduled to throw off a half-mound on Thursday in Sarasota, Fla. If all goes well, he will pitch off a full mound Saturday.
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Angels right-hander Robert Coello has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation.
Coello has given up three runs in two-thirds of an inning in each of his past two appearances out of the Los Angeles bullpen. Prior to that, he allowed one run over 11 games.
Now in his third major league season, Coello is 2-2 with a 4.30 ERA.
The Angels recalled right...
The Los Angeles Angels placed right-handed reliever Robert Coello on the 15-day disabled list yesterday due to inflammation in his throwing shoulder, according to Mike DiGiovanna of The Los Angeles Times.
Coello was nearly unhittable in his first 11 appearances for the Angels, posting an ERA of 0.68 over that span. However, he's been hit hard in his last two outings, getting...
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Miguel Gonzalez allowed one run over eight innings and Nick Markakis hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the seventh inning as the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Tuesday night. Light-hitting Ryan Flaherty contributed two well-timed hits for the Orioles, whose third straight victory put them a season-high nine games over .500 (37-28). Baltimore...
In almost an identical match to last night’s affair, the Baltimore Orioles defeated the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3-2, in a defensive web gem style of a night.
Mike Trout went back-to-back days with a solo home run, today in the fourth inning, for his 12th of the season, and eighth of his career against the Orioles. Trout only went 1-for-4 on the day, but was victim to two...
By Joe Haakenson, AngelsWin.com Contributor -
JUNE 11, 2002
GAME 62 - PIRATES AT ANGELS
ANAHEIM -- The Angels were so close to first place they could smell it.
A check of the out-of-town scoreboard in right field Tuesday night showed the A.L. West-leading Mariners had lost to the Cardinals, 7-4, meaning an Angels win would vault them into a first-place tie.
The Texas League announced their All-Star rosters today, Tuesday, June 11th, and on that roster included eight Angels players from the Arkansas Travelers. Four pitching prospects, and four offensive prospects (two reserves) will be representing the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim organization in the 77th Texas League All-Star Game presented by Castrol on June 25th, 2013, in Springdale...
The June 12th, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Sean Burnett out at least a month, Robert Coello placed on the DL, Dane De La Rosa recalled and much more...
The Story: Sean Burnett's exam found no new damage, but he won't touch a baseball for at least a month.
The Monkey Says: So there is no surgery, but there is also no real idea of...
The June 13th, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Blanton to have next start skipped, Madson wonders if HGH could help and much more...
The Story: Joe Blanton will not make his next scheduled start.
The Monkey Says: They say they are only pushing him back a few days, presumably so he doesn't get exposed by the Yankees. They haven't committed...
By Greg Bird, AngelsWin.com Staff Writer -
Let me start the train of articles pointing the finger at who’s to blame for this Halo mess. The season looks bleak and long at this point. Everything seems to be going wrong and I mean everything. The question is could the Angels have done things differently and changed their fortunes? I want to look back at the offseason pitching...
Peter Bourjos robbed J.J. Hardy last night.
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The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim looked like they would fall to the Baltimore Orioles in another low scoring affair until just prior to stretch time at Camden Yards, as they put a bold SIX runs on the board in the top of the seventh, and avoided a sweep with a 9-5 win.
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Lefthander Felix Doubront (4-3, 4.84) faces...