Los Angeles Angels

ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 09:  David Murphy #19 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a walk off RBI single in the 11th inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 9, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  The Angels won 5-4 in 11 innings.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

O’s Lose 5-4 in 11 on Murphy’s RBI Single Off Matusz

When Buck Showalter was managing the Arizona Diamondbacks, he once ordered Barry Bonds intentionally walked with the bases loaded.


Ubaldo Jimenez throws a pitch

Ubaldo Jimenez, Manny Machado Drive Orioles Past Angels, 5-0

Ubaldo Jimenez’s second pitch hit David DeJesus squarely in the hip, and the Baltimore starter immediately flashed back to his regrettable recent outings.


CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 17: Starting pitcher Kevin Gausman #39 of the Baltimore Orioles pitches during the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on August 17, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Gausman, Orioles Can’t Shut Down Trout’s Angels in 8-4 Loss

Matt Wieters and Jonathan Schoop homered for the Orioles, who blew a 4-3 lead for their third loss in five games.


Ubaldo Jimenez throws a pitch

Orioles Grounded by Angels in 6-1 Loss

Steve Pearce thinks the Baltimore Orioles are becoming increasingly frustrated they can’t provide more run support for their starting pitchers.


Wei-Yin Chen #16 of the Baltimore Orioles.

Chen Outdueled by Weaver as Orioles Fall to Angels 3-1

Wei-Yin Chen didn’t make many mistakes against the Los Angeles Angels. Unfortunately for him and the Baltimore Orioles, Jered Weaver was a few pitches better.


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 12: Joaquin Arias #13 of the San Francisco Giants breaks his bat in the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 12, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Wild-Card Teams Dominating MLB Postseason

The Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again. Is this good for baseball?


BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 11: Alcides Escobar #2 celebrates with teammate Billy Butler #16 after scoring on Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals RBI single to left field in the ninth inning against Zach Britton #53 of the Baltimore Orioles during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 11, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Playoff Pinch Hits: It’s All Kansas City In The American League Playoffs

The Royals have a six-game winning streak in the 2014 MLB postseason. And now they head back to Kansas City with a 2-0 lead over the Orioles in the ALCS.


KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 05: Greg Holland #56 celebrates with Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Championship Series Is Set

The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.


WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04: A view of the scoreboard showing the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals in the eighteenth inning during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff Disappoinment

The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.


ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: C.J. Cron #20 of the Los Angeles Angels looks on from the dugout in the eleventh inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: It’s Do Or Die For Tigers And Angels On Sunday

The Detroit Tigers and Los Angeles Angels each find themselves in an 0-2 hole. Can either team recover?