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The Sports Report: Arizona makes Kyler Murray the top pick in NFL draft

Los Angeles Times (John Cherwa) — Hello, one and all, my name is John Cherwa, and I’m guest-hosting this here newsletter for a couple of weeks while Houston Mitchell studies up for his Arizona real estate licence so he can get the...
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Angels' bats help them avoid sweep against Yankees

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — A team in dire need of a morale boost and a victory got both Thursday night when the Angels muscled their way out of a four-run hole for an 11-5 win over the New York Yankees, preventing a...
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Angels' late starts on getaway days all about maximizing revenue

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — Mike Trout was already feeling sluggish after a long night of weather-related travel delays in Texas limited him to five or six hours of choppy sleep before an April 18 home game against Seattle. ...
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The Sports Report: Clippers shock Warriors, force Game 6

Los Angeles Times (John Cherwa) — Hello, one and all, my name is John Cherwa, and I’m guest-hosting this here newsletter for a couple of weeks while Houston Mitchell is wondering why “Avengers: Endgame” will likely be longer than...
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Opportunistic Yankees walk away with the win against the Angels

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — Cody Allen may have put it best Wednesday afternoon, when the struggling reliever was discussing his demotion from the closer role with reporters outside the Angels clubhouse. “This game is...
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Angels' Cody Allen OK with early-season demotion from closer role

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — Cody Allen was demoted from his closer role this week by Angels manager Brad Ausmus after giving up five runs and six hits — three of them homers — in a four-game span. The right-hander put up...
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Angels' Cody Allen OK with early-season demotion from closer role

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — Cody Allen was demoted from his closer role this week by Angels manager Brad Ausmus after giving up five runs and six hits — three of them homers — in a four-game span. The right-hander put up...
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The Sports Report: Making sense of the Lakers' coaching search

Los Angeles Times (John Cherwa) — Hello, one and all, my name is John Cherwa, and I’m guest-hosting this here newsletter for a couple of weeks while Houston Mitchell is glad he didn’t get a call for the Lakers’ coaching vacancy. ...
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Angels' woes continue in loss to delepted Yankees

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — The Angels keep telling themselves it’s early, that the offense will come around, especially when injured slugger Shohei Ohtani returns in early May, that the rotation, which former manager Mike...
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Angels' Zack Cozart unscathed after bashing head on D.J. LaMahieu's knee

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — As Angels infielder Zack Cozart lay facedown in the dirt at second base after diving headfirst into the knee of New York Yankees infielder D.J. LaMahieu on Monday night , he took stock of his...
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Angels’ Zack Cozart unscathed after bashing head on D.J. LaMahieu’s knee

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — As Angels infielder Zack Cozart lay facedown in the dirt at second base after diving headfirst into the knee of New York Yankees infielder D.J. LaMahieu on Monday night , he took stock of his...
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Angels outfielder Peter Bourjos makes a big play at second vs. Yankees

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — While Angels manager Brad Ausmus tended to the injured Zack Cozart at second base in the 12th inning of an eventual 4-3 loss to the New York Yankees on Monday night, bench coach Josh Paul...
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The Sports Report: An NFL mock draft by the experts

Los Angeles Times (John Cherwa) — Hello, one and all, my name is John Cherwa, and I’m guest-hosting this here newsletter for a couple of weeks while Houston Mitchell wonders why San Diego doesn’t have a first-round pick in the NFL...
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Angels let 14-inning game slip away in loss to Yankees

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — What’s left of the New York Yankees, a team so decimated it could field a lineup of players on the injured list, was still enough to give the Angels more than they could handle Monday night. The...
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Angels ramp up the defensive shifts under new manager Brad Ausmus

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — The Angels are on pace for more than 1,000 defensive shifts this season, a striking increase from their 648 shifts in 2018. Those numbers reflect a marked contrast between the approach under...
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Angels successfully employ an 'opener,' and they'll use it again

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — Looking to ease pressure on an underachieving starting rotation, Angels manager Brad Ausmus employed reliever Hansel Robles as an “opener” against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday and replaced the...
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Angels successfully employ an 'opener,' and they'll use it again

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — Looking to ease pressure on an underachieving starting rotation, Angels manager Brad Ausmus employed reliever Hansel Robles as an “opener” against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday and replaced the...
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Hansel Robles employed as 'opener,' Angels hold on to defeat Mariners

Los Angeles Times (Mike DiGiovanna) — The Angels tried something different Sunday, and it worked, which seemed like an upset for a team that had so much go wrong last week. Looking to ease pressure on an underachieving rotation,...
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Angels’ Shohei Ohtani tests protective elbow brace

Los Angeles Times (Maria Torres) — A new protective brace hugs the elbow of two-way player Shohei Ohtani, who had the ulnar collateral ligament in his right arm surgically repaired about 6 1/2 months ago. The Angels’ Japanese...
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The Sports Report: Dodgers quietly put together a six-game winning streak

Los Angeles Times (John Cherwa) — Hello, one and all, my name is John Cherwa, and I’m guest-hosting this newsletter for a couple of weeks while Houston Mitchell ponders if UCLA will win or lose its spring game. Dodgers ...
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Blog Articles

Allen removed as Angels' closer amid struggles

ESPN Cody Allen, who joined the Angels on a one-year deal, has been demoted as the team's closer following a four-game stretch in which he allowed five runs.
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Ohtani faces live pitching, nears return for Angels

ESPN Shohei Ohtani made four plate appearances Wednesday in a simulated game to begin the probable final step in his return from Tommy John surgery.
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Pujols jumps Ruth for 5th place with 1,993 RBIs

ESPN Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols took another step up the leaderboard with his 1,992nd career RBI on Saturday night, tying Babe Ruth for fifth place in baseball history.
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Pujols ties Ruth for 5th all-time with 1,992 RBIs

ESPN Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols took another step up the leaderboard with his 1,992nd career RBI on Saturday night, tying Babe Ruth for fifth place in baseball history.
  • 5 days ago

Ohtani joins team BP for first time since surgery

ESPN The Angels' Shohei Ohtani joined teammates for batting practice for the first time since Tommy John surgery.
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Jaffe: Who can give their Hall of Fame cases a big boost in 2019?

ESPN Here are seven players to follow this season who could help punch their tickets to Cooperstown.
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Ranking the biggest stars in the next three free-agent classes

ESPN A run of extensions has changed the course of free agency. But these big names remain --- and here's where they could fit.
  • 8 days ago

Ohtani set to face live pitching instead of rehab

ESPN Shohei Ohtani will not go on a rehab assignment before making his season debut with the Angels and will instead face pitchers in simulated games.
  • 9 days ago

Ohtani cleared to face live pitching in week

ESPN Shohei Ohtani had a follow-up medical appointment as he returns from Tommy John surgery and was cleared to face live pitching in about a week.
  • 10 days ago
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Trout (groin) back in lineup after 3-game absence

ESPN Mike Trout is back in the Los Angeles Angels lineup after missing three games because of a right groin strain.
  • 10 days ago
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Trout (groin) improving, will join Angels in Texas

ESPN Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout has made progress in his recovery from an injured groin and the All-Star will join the team in Texas ahead of a series against the Rangers, the team said...
  • 11 days ago
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Trout injury improving, will join Angels in Texas

ESPN Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout has made progress in his recover from an injured groin and the All-Star will join the team in Texas ahead of a series against the Rangers, the team said...
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Power Rankings: Big tests coming for April's hot starters

ESPN The Astros made a big move toward the top, but will they or any of April's hot starters still stand tall after this week?
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Trout stays in Anaheim because of injured groin

ESPN Mike Trout, who is nursing a groin injury, did not travel to Chicago for the Angels' series opener against the Cubs on Friday.
  • 13 days ago
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Trout stays in Anaheim due to injured groin

ESPN Mike Trout, who is nursing a groin injury, did not travel to Chicago for the Angels' series opener with the Cubs on Friday.
  • 13 days ago
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MLB Weekend watch: Predictions, questions and series to watch

ESPN We've got aces aplenty, an LCS rematch and several intriguing matchups. Here's your guide to what will happen this weekend.
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Angels' Trout out vs. Brewers due to groin strain

ESPN Angels star outfielder Mike Trout was out of the lineup for Wednesday night's game against the Brewers in order to rest the right groin he strained Tuesday night.
  • 15 days ago
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Trout day-to-day after exiting with groin strain

ESPN Angels star outfielder Mike Trout was removed from Tuesday's game against the Brewers with a right groin strain and is day-to-day, the team said.
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Pujols: Cardinals' handling of talks led to '12 exit

ESPN Albert Pujols says he didn't appreciate the way the Cardinals handled negotiations when he was a free agent in 2012, which played a role in his decision to sign with the Angels.
  • 19 days ago
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Ohtani: April return possible, but up to Angels

ESPN Shohei Ohtani said Thursday that he feels like he could return to game action this month but that the decision is up to the Angels, who have said he will not be back before the beginning of May.
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