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Altuve, Urquidy lead Astros to 9-1 victory over Angels

Urquidy (13-5) struck out eight

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jose Altuve had three hits and drove in three runs and José Urquidy pitched four-hit ball over seven innings as the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-1 on Sunday. Mike Trout helped the Angels…

Angels’ Reid Detmers adds immaculate inning to no-hitter

The Rangers became the first team to have it happen twice in the same game

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Angels starter Reid Detmers became the first pitcher in seven years with a no-hitter and an immaculate inning in the same season, achieving the latter against the Texas Rangers on Sunday. The Rangers matched the 1979…

Javier fans career-high 14 to lead Astros over Angels 8-1

A pair of relievers completed the combined two-hitter, and Houston pitchers struck out a total of 16.

HOUSTON (AP) — Cristian Javier pitched another gem, striking out a career-best 14 while allowing just one hit in seven innings to lead the Houston Astros to an 8-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night. The 25-year-old…

Alex Bregman delivers big hit, Astros take 3 of 4 from Halos

he Astros star third baseman still started out superbly in the season-opening series for the defending AL champions.

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Alex Bregman faces ample challenges heading into this season with the Houston Astros. Along with every player’s short spring preparations, he also has to get used to playing alongside rookie shortstop Jeremy Peña after five remarkable…

Shohei Ohtani adds to his awards

Ohtani wins AP Male Athlete of Year award

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Most of the time in professional sports, it’s easy to think it’s all been done before. With so many finetuned athletes constantly pushing each other to the peak of human potential, we can experience unprecedented demonstrations…

Astros beat Angels 3-1

McCullers solid again, Tucker homers

HOUSTON (AP) — Lance McCullers Jr. threw six strong innings, Kyle Tucker homered and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 on Sunday. McCullers (12-4) permitted one run on three hits with seven strikeouts. “I was being aggressive,”…

Angels defeat Astros 4-2

Rengifo homers with 3 RBIs to lead Angels over Astros

HOUSTON (AP) — Luis Rengifo homered with three RBIs to lead the Los Angeles Angels to a 4-2 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night. David Fletcher and Shohei Ohtani hit consecutive singles to start the game before Fletcher…

Rangers defeat Angels 7-3

DJ Peters has 2 HRs, 4 hits to help Rangers beat Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — DJ Peters homered twice, had a career-high four hits and drove in four runs, and Taylor Hearn pitched seven innings of seven-hit ball in the Texas Rangers’ 7-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.…

Angels avoid sweep as they defeat the Astros 3-1

Detmers pitches Halos past Astros for 1st big league win

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Reid Detmers hasn’t exactly eased into the majors. His first three starts for the Los Angeles Angels have been on hot Sunday afternoons against the Athletics, Dodgers and Astros — three of the best teams in…

Rangers defeat Angels with a double steal

Rangers steal home in 4-1 win over Angels for 3 in a row

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dane Dunning won consecutive starts for the first time this season for Texas, and the Rangers took the lead for good with a double steal in a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday…

A Victoria General signed a free agent deal with the MLB

Steven Rivas signed with the Los Angeles Angels

VICTORIA,Texas-- Victoria Generals outfielder, Steven Rivas, out of the University of Houston, has signed a free agent deal with the Los Angeles Angels. Rivas was with the Generals for most of the first half of this season. Rivas averaged .426…