9:36 PM EDT, Wed May 06, 2015

Wednesday lineups: Angels vs. Mariners

ANAHEIM -- The Angels will play the rubber game of the three-game series against the Seattle Mariners at 7 p.m on Wednesday, with Carlos Perez back at catcher. It will be the first time this season that Chris Iannetta (.094) has sat out two games in...
Mariners Insider | Tacoma News-Tribune 1 hour ago

Mariners notebook: Morrison’s production is booming in recent games

ANAHEIM, Calif. — So is it all in the Boomstick? Mariners first baseman Logan Morrison had three more hits in Tuesday’s wrenching walk-off loss to the Angels and…well, how long are you willing to believe in coincidences? Morrison is, entering Wednesday’s...
U.S.S. Mariner 1 hour ago

Game 28, Mariners at Angels

Roenis Elias vs. CJ Wilson, 7:05pm I talked about the Angels’ rotation’s downside risk before the year, and Matt Shoemaker and Jered Weaver have obliged. Wilson, though, has been strangely successful, as he’s given up just a single HR this year after battling...
Mariners Insider | Tacoma News-Tribune 5 hours ago

May 6: Mariners’ game notes at Los Angeles Angels, and minor-league report

Mariners’ game notes at Los Angeles Angels Mariners 5 6 Mariners’ minor-league report minors … Read more »
Orange County Register 1 hour ago
Carlos Perez back in the Angels lineup after historic night

Carlos Perez back in the Angels lineup after historic night

ANAHEIM – You make history, you get to start again. Pretty simple. Carlos Perez was back in the Angels lineup at catcher for the second straight game on Wednesday, which surprised no one. Not even Chris Iannetta, who was on the bench for two...
Houston Chronicle 10 hours ago

Former Astros prospect Carlos Perez has memorable MLB debut

Angels catcher Carlos Perez, a former Astros prospect, had a memorable MLB debut Tuesday night. His walk-off homer boosted the the Angels to a 5-4 victory over the Mariners. Perez, whom the Astros traded to Los Angeles with pitcher Nick Tropeano during the offseason for catcher Hank Conger, was hitting .361 at Class AAA Salt […]
Los Angeles Times 11 hours ago
Shaky outing by Joe Smith raises questions about Angels bullpen use

Shaky outing by Joe Smith raises questions about Angels bullpen use

It’s a formula that has worked extremely well for the Angels since last July, when they acquired veteran closer Huston Street from the San Diego Padres and pushed right-hander Joe Smith from the ninth inning back to the eighth.
Orange County Register 43 mins ago

Angels Notes: Joe Smith confident lefty issues will be resolved

ANAHEIM – Joe Smith does not believe he’s a specialist. Although Smith has struggled against left-handed hitters so far this year, to the tune of a .370 average heading into Wednesday’s game, he said he doesn’t believe he should stick to...

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Los Angeles Times 4 hours ago

Bryce Harper is younger than who? Joc Pederson, for one

Bryce Harper jumped back into the national spotlight Thursday, hitting three home runs in the Washington Nationals' 7-5 victory over the Miami Marlins.
Orange County Register 6 hours ago
Sombrero World Record Set at Angels Game

Sombrero World Record Set at Angels Game

ANAHEIM (CNS) - The Guinness world record for the largest gathering of people wearing sombreros was set at Tuesday’s Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim game at Angel Stadium. At the start of the fifth inning, more than 20,000 fans began wearing the...
Los Angeles Times 19 hours ago

Angels' Carlos Perez is the bomb in MLB debut with walk-off homer

The floor around his locker was smeared with shaving cream, the remnants of a wild postgame celebration that began with a flash mob of teammates crushing him at home plate and continued in the Angel Stadium clubhouse.
Orange County Register 19 hours ago
Carlos Perez's major-league debut with Angels has fairy tale ending

Carlos Perez's major-league debut with Angels has fairy tale ending

ANAHEIM – The remnants of a shaving-cream surprise surrounding his new locker in Angel Stadium’s home clubhouse, Carlos Perez continuously grinned for five solid minutes Tuesday night. Before Perez, a 24-year-old Venezuelan catcher, even stepped...
Orange County Register 20 hours ago
On deck: Mariners at Angels, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

On deck: Mariners at Angels, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Where: Angel Stadium TV: Fox Sports West, 7 p.m. Did you know: The Angels announced their minor-league players of the month for April on Tuesday. Low-A right-hander Jeremy Rhoades and Triple-A catcher Carlos Perez won pitcher and player honors,...
Los Angeles Times 20 hours ago

Carlos Perez wins it for Angels with walk-off home run in MLB debut

Carlos Perez capped his major league debut with a game-ending homer in the ninth, and the Angels snapped their four-game skid with a 5-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.

VIDEO: Angels rally and tie it up in the eighth

After giving up three runs in the top half of the eighth, the Angles rallied to tie it up scoring two of their own. A one-out single by Albert Pujols and a walk by David Freese set the table for an Erick Aybar single to score Pujols. Johnny...

VIDEO: Perez blasts walk-off home run to end first career game

Carlos Perez is having a pretty good day. Major League debut. Check. First career hit. Check. First MLB home run. Check. And if it could get any sweeter for Perez, his first career home run was a walk-off that ended his team's four-game losing skid....

VIDEO: Mariners take the lead in the eighth

The Angles' 2-1 lead heading into the top of the eighth proved to be not enough, with the Mariners rallying to take the lead for the first time with Joe Smith on the mound. Robinson Cano got things going for the Mariners with one out, doubling over...
Orange County Register 21 hours ago
Perez wins it for Angels in his debut, 5-4

Perez wins it for Angels in his debut, 5-4

ANAHEIM — Carlos Perez had a memorable major-league debut before he stepped to the plate with the score tied in Tuesday’s ninth inning at Angel Stadium. And then the 24-year-old Venezuelan catcher slammed the second pitch he saw past the...

VIDEO: Ackley's leaping catch takes extra bases away from Cron

C.J. Cron has been having a rough couple of games, and Dustin Ackley is not helping anything. Cron, who had recoreded two hits in the previous five games, had extra bases taken away from him by Ackley's leaping catch.

VIDEO: Carlos Perez collects first MLB hit

Carlos Perez did not wait long to get his first career hit. In the catcher's first at-bat after getting called up yesterday, Perez hit a soft liner past Robinson Cano for a base hit. Perez hit .206/.222/.265 in 34 at-bats in spring training this year...

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    Carlos Perez

    Carlos Perez back in the Angels lineup after historic night

  • 5 Albert Pujols

    Albert Pujols

    VIDEO: Pujols launches fifth homer of the year

  • 3 Joe Smith

    Joe Smith

    Angels Notes: Joe Smith confident lefty issues will be resolved

  • 2 Chris Iannetta

    Chris Iannetta

    Young fan 'dodges a bullet' when hit by foul ball at Angels-Giants game

  • 1 David Freese

    David Freese

    VIDEO: Angels rally and tie it up in the eighth

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