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VIDEO: Angels fall one run short after Bandy homers in the ninth

The Angels did too little too late in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday. Jett Bandy's two-run homer off of Oakland closer Sean Doolittle was all the Halos could muster, and they fell 5-4 to the A's. Johnny Giavotella led off the inning with a...
Orange County Register Jun 18, 2016
Giavotella and Cron make case to stay in Angels' lineup

Giavotella and Cron make case to stay in Angels' lineup

OAKLAND – Maybe it’s just coincidence, but Johnny Giavotella and C.J. Cron have picked a good week to get hot. Both players were slumping until recently, and both players faced threats to their playing time because of teammates coming off the...
A’s cannot ‘solve’ Tim Lincecum, lose to Angels 7-1

A’s cannot ‘solve’ Tim Lincecum, lose to Angels 7-1

OAKLAND — A’s manager Bob Melvin countered Tim Lincecum’s season debut with an assembly line of pitchers Saturday. But, collectively, they were no match for the newest Angel. Solo home runs by Mike Trout and Johnny Giavotella erased an A’s… Continue Reading → The post A’s cannot ‘solve’ Tim Lincecum, lose to Angels 7-1 appeared first on Inside the As.
Oakland Tribune Jun 18, 2016

A's lose 7-1 to Angels and Tim Lincecum

Homers by Mike Trout and Johnny Giavotella erase early Oakland lead

VIDEO: Trout and Giavotella go yard in the fourth

The Angels did not wait long to take the lead away from the A's after they got a run in the bottom of the third. In the top of the fourth Johnny Giavotella and Mike Trout each sent a solo homer into the seats and put the Angels up 2-0. The Angels...

VIDEO: Giavotella homers in back-to-back games for the first time in his career

Johnny Giavotella put the Angels up 3-1 in the second Tuesday with his second homer in as many at bats. He also homered in the ninth inning Monday, though it did little to cut into the Twins' large lead; the Angels lost 9-4. Tuesday, Giavotella...

VIDEO: Giavotella homer ninth-inning homer is too little, too late

Johnny Giavotella hit a solo home run to lead off the ninth inning Monday, though the Angels entered the inning six runs down and would lose 9-4. The blast also marked Giavotella's first career four-hit game. He has 15 career three-hit games, 9 of...

VIDEO: Calhoun's two RBI give Angels some insurance in the seventh

The Angels added some insurance in the seventh inning with a bloop two RBI single off of Trevor Bauer from Kole Calhoun, pushing the Halos' lead to 3-0. Johnny Giavotella and Jett Bandy each collected one-out hits before Yunel Escobar walked to load...
Orange County Register May 29, 2016
Giavotella wastes chances and Angels fall in 13innings to Houston

Giavotella wastes chances and Angels fall in 13innings to Houston

ANAHEIM – The Angels had their hottest hitter at the plate with a chance to win the game. Twice. Both times, though, Johnny Giavotella failed to so much as put the ball in play, striking out to scuttle two of the Angels best chances in what would...
Orange County Register May 26, 2016
Angels' Johnny Giavotella has shaken off slow start with the bat, and made strides with his defense too

Angels' Johnny Giavotella has shaken off slow start with the bat, and made strides with his defense too

It took Johnny Giavotella 36 days to get his batting average above .200. The slump was easily his worst to begin a season in his career. Through April, Giavotella was hitting .182 with a .196 on-base percentage and a .255 slugging percentage and no...

VIDEO: Angels score three times in the second

The Angels pushed three runs across in the second inning to give the Halos a 4-1 lead that lasted all the way till the bottom half of the inning. Johnny Giavotella led off the inning with a double to left before Rafael Ortega drew a walk. Jett Bandy...

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