Shane Victorino crashed into the wall left field and down it came. The ball eluded him, too.
Matt Shoemaker pitched one-hit ball into the eighth inning in his hometown ballpark, Albert Pujols drove in one run and scored another and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-0 Thursday.
Matt Shoemaker put the Los Angeles Angels in a major hole.
Andrew Heaney’s first major league victory was the stuff of baseball storybooks. He struck out Alex Rodriguez while shutting down the New York Yankees, and he got a homer from Albert Pujols as run support.
None of the Los Angeles Angels’ hitters spends more time in the indoor cage before regular batting practice than Albert Pujols.
This guy easily has 30-plus on him.
Angels outfielder Matt Joyce was scratched from the lineup for Monday afternoon’s game against Toronto after arriving late to the ballpark, incorrectly thinking Los Angeles was scheduled for a night game.
Josh Hamilton knows he never was the player the Los Angeles Angels wanted and expected him to be.
The Kansas City Royals completed another three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels.
Albert Pujols didn’t want to reflect on his latest career milestone.