Yankees vs. Angels preview (1:08)
1hWallace Matthews

Rapid Reaction: Angels 2, Yankees 1

It was an all-or-nothing game in which all three runs came via solo home runs, and unfortunately for the Yankees, two of them belonged to the Angels.

Long ball leads Angels past Yankees (0:31)

Solo HRs enough for Angels in win

Albert Pujols and Erick Aybar hit consecutive homers off Yankees starter Ivan Nova in the 6th, and rookie Andrew Heaney (7 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 7 K's) made it stand up in a 2-1 win in L.A. Box score

Angels' Pujols, Aybar go back-to-back

The solo home runs by the Angels' 4 and 5 hitters put Los Angeles in the lead. Pujols' blast represented his 13th of June, the 3rd-most he's ever had in a single month, and the 544th of his career. Follow live

Report: Angels' Scioscia and GM at odds (5:20)

Teix message puts Yankees ahead

Mark Teixeira homered to center off Angels rookie Andrew Heaney, his 1st HR since June 15, to put New York up 1-0 in the 2nd. It was also Teixeira's 54th RBI of the season, most in the AL. Follow live

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Report: Angels' Pujols, Scioscia and GM at odds

Angels manager Mike Scioscia and general manager Jerry Dipoto are at odds over on-field strategy and the use, or lack thereof, of scouting reports and advanced metrics, according to a report.

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5hDavid Schoenfield

Huston Street is kind of a big baby

Comments from Angels closer Huston Street reflect how much the ninth-inning-only closer role subtly changed goals from winning games to getting saves.

Tensions running high with Angels

GM Jerry Dipoto expressed frustration over the weekend with the coaches' failure to get scouting reports to players, according to a Fox Sports report. At least one coach and 1B Albert Pujols responded back to Dipoto in a series of meetings. Pujols told reporters today the leak was "embarrassing."

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Tristan Cockroft, Cynthia Frelund and Derek Carty will get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by offering advice and answering your questions.


Trout's career HR total: 500? 600?

ESPN's Tim Kurkjian told SportsCenter: "He'll have more than 500. Sure about that. And we're still almost 400 short of that. That's how confident we are."

Can Mike Trout hit 500 home runs? (1:17)
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1dDavid Schoenfield

Monday's power rankings

Following an impressive start -- only his second in the majors -- Cleveland Indians pitcher Cody Anderson leads our nightly power rankings.

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Report: Pujols eyes final HR Derby appearance

Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols would welcome the opportunity to participate in this year's Gillette Home Run Derby if voted into the All-Star Game, according to an report.

Trout, Angels down Yankees (1:10)

Trout, Halos quiet Yankees in opener

The Angels tagged CC Sabathia for four runs on six hits and starter C.J. Wilson limited the Yanks to just one run to take the series opener with a fourth straight win in Anaheim. Mike Trout hit his 20th homer this season.


Star-powered under-24 club

Mike Trout turns 24 years old on August 7th. The most HRs before their 24th birthday (via Elias):

  • Eddie Mathews (153), Mel Ott (153), Ken Griffey Jr. (132), Frank Robinson (130), Alex Rodriguez (128), Juan Gonzalez (121), Mickey Mantle (121), Andruw Jones (120), Trout (118), Ted Williams (118)


Trout stats a mouthful

Mike Trout hit his 20th home run to give the Angels a 2-1 lead over the Yankees.

  • Only player with multiple HRs off CC Sabathia this year.
  • Earliest in season he's reached 20 HRs (previous best July 4, 2014).
  • Fewest games taken to get to 20 HRs (via Jason McCallum).

Angels: 1B-OF C.J. Cron recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake; will bat 7th and play 1B Monday vs. Yankees

How has Pujols turned his season around? (1:45)

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.24125th
On Base Percentage.30422nd
Slugging Percentage.38022nd
Earned Run Average3.7111th
Quality Starts458th


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