Over the center field batters eye! Shohei Ohtani hit a ball a very long way on Wednesday against the Rangers. Four hundred and sixty-eight feet, to be exact, off right-hander Hans Crouse in the fifth inning, over the batters eye in center field at Tempe Diablo Stadium.
Angels vs. Rangers, 12:10 p.m. PT Anthony Rendon will bat cleanup and play third base on Wednesday against the Rangers, making his 2021 spring training debut after being held out of the first three games with soreness.
A few highlights from the Angels’ 7-5 loss to the Reds on Tuesday night in Goodyear: While former Reds top draft pick Hunter Greene lit up the radar gun in the first inning, the Angels also got to him for three hits, including this three-run home run by shortstop Jose Iglesias.
Angels declined comment on new accusations of inappropriate behavior by the pitching coach One month after pitching coach Mickey Callaway was suspended by the Angels after allegations of inappropriate behavior towards, and harassment of, five different women, new allegations were reported on Tuesday.
Ghiroli, Strang and Rosenthal conducted 22 interviews in gathering information, which strongly support the idea that Callaway’s behavior dates back to his days as a minor-league pitching coach in the Indians’ system.
The offseason acquisition made his Cactus League debut Alex Cobb got the start for the Angels on Monday, making his debut for the team. The 33-year-old right-handed pitcher was acquired during the offseason from the Baltimore Orioles.
The rookie struggled in 2020 Entering the 2020 season, Jo Adell was seen as one of the top prospects in all of baseball. He made his debut with the Angels, and he looked like anything other than one of the top young players in the game.
Outfielder Dexter Fowler of Atlanta, GA has been traded according to the Canadian Press. In the deal, Fowler goes from the St. Louis Cardinals to the Los Angeles Angels for a player to be named later and cash.