7/3/2015 | Rasmus activated, optioned to Triple-A
Right-hander Cory Rasmus is no longer on the disabled list, but that doesn't mean he's returning to the Angels right away. The Angels activated Rasmus and optioned him to Triple-A Salt Lake on Friday. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the club moved outfielder Collin Cowgill to the 60-day DL.
7/3/2015 | Hamilton downplays first matchup with Halos
Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton said he saw "nothing significant" about Friday's game with the Angels, other than it was his third start since coming off the disabled list. For others, the significance is this is the first time that Hamilton has faced the Angels since they traded him to the Rangers on April 27. Any closure, Hamilton said, came when the trade went down two months ago.
7/3/2015 | Angels ride 6-run 2nd to rout of Rangers
The Angels drove Rangers starter Chi Chi Gonzalez out of the game with six runs in the second inning on their way to an 8-2 win on Friday night.
7/3/2015 | Wandy seeks better fate at home against Halos
Rangers left-hander Wandy Rodriguez has enjoyed his fair share of success this season, but none of it has not come at home. Rodriguez and the Rangers will look to rectify that Saturday when they face left-hander Hector Santiago and the Angels.
7/3/2015 | Angels acquire catcher Lopez from Cubs
The Angels used the remainder of their international free-agent slot money Friday, sending $149,700 and left-handed pitcher Manuel Rondon to the Cubs in exchange for catcher Rafael Lopez.
7/2/2015 | Angels acquire pitching prospects from Rangers, Mets
The Angels used their international slot money to acquire a couple of right-handed-pitching prospects Thursday, the first day of the 2015-16 international signing period.
7/2/2015 | Stoneman can't believe he's back as Angels GM
Angels owner Arte Moreno and president John Carpino met with Bill Stoneman, the man who hired Mike Scioscia and helped guide the franchise to its only World Series championship 13 years ago, to see if he'd be willing to do the job again on an interim basis. "Gee," Stoneman thought, "do I have the energy to do it?"
7/2/2015 | Pujols crowned AL Player of the Month
Albert Pujols took home the American League Player of the Month Award for June on Thursday -- further proof that he's re-established himself as one of the game's most formidable sluggers.
7/2/2015 | Stoneman the calming presence Angels need
Given his resume, Bill Stoneman seems the ideal choice to assume the GM role for the balance of the season. It was vacated by Jerry Dipoto when he stunningly decided to step down on Wednesday in the middle of the season.
7/2/2015 | Dipoto leaves Angels with no ill will
Jerry Dipoto insisted that he isn't bitter or upset, even though the circumstances of his resignation as Angels general manager seemed to point toward those sentiments.
7/2/2015 | Angels' players ready to move forward
On the heels of Jerry Dipoto's resignation as general manager, Angels players had a common mindset: They can't control the front-office situation, and on their day-to-day level, the change won't trickle down.
7/1/2015 | Angels set to face Hamilton, Rangers
Josh Hamilton will face his former Angels teammates for the first time since he was traded on April 27 when the Halos and Rangers open a weekend series at Globe Life Park on Friday.
7/1/2015 | Robichaux extends scoreless streak to 24 2/3 innings
With another dominant performance on Wednesday night, Angels No. 25 prospect Austin Robichaux extended his scoreless innings streak to 24 2/3.
7/1/2015 | Eovaldi quiets Angels as Yankees snap skid
Nathan Eovaldi tossed 5 1/3 scoreless innings, and Garrett Jones smacked a long solo home run off Matt Shoemaker, helping the Yankees avoid a sweep by the Angels with a 3-1 win Wednesday at Angel Stadium.
7/1/2015 | Angels focused heading into reunion with Hamilton
Friday's series opener will be the first time the Angels face Josh Hamilton since they traded him back to Texas on April 27, and manager Mike Scioscia would like to see Hamilton find time to speak to his former teammates and owner Arte Moreno.
7/1/2015 | Angels' players staying focused
There is no reason to believe the exit of Jerry Dipoto as Angels general manager should have a negative impact on the performance of the players on the field.
7/1/2015 | Angels seeking sweep against Yankees
Angels right-hander Matt Shoemaker will square off with Yankees righty Nathan Eovaldi as the Halos seek a three-game sweep on Wednesday at Angel Stadium.
7/1/2015 | Heaney gets first big league win
On Tuesday night, in his second Major League start this season, Andrew Heaney limited the Yankees to one run on two hits in seven innings, leading the Angels to a 2-1 victory -- their fourth in a row -- while capturing his first win.
7/1/2015 | Dipoto resigns; Stoneman named Angels' GM
The Angels announced Jerry Dipoto's resignation as general manager on Wednesday, five days after sources said he was involved in a heated discussion with Mike Scioscia and his coaching staff. Bill Stoneman, the Angels' GM when they won the World Series in 2002, has been named interim GM.
7/1/2015 | Pujols, Aybar power Heaney's gem vs. Yanks
Albert Pujols and Erick Aybar hit back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning Tuesday night to lead the Angels to a 2-1 win over the Yankees at Angel Stadium, clinching a series victory over New York prior to Wednesday's finale.