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9 hrs ago | TwinCities

Angels clinch playoff spot, beat Mariners 8-1

The Los Angeles Angels refused to indulge in champagne, cigars or self-congratulation after securing their first playoff spot in a half-decade. The Angels became the first team in the majors to clinch a postseason berth on Monday night, with Matt Shoemaker pitching five-hit ball into the eighth inning of an 8-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Dustin Ackley, Baseball Players, Garrett Richards, Matt Shoemaker, Seattle Mariners

13 hrs ago | MLive.com

MLB rundown: Who's set to clinch a playoff spot, who's fading fast and who's thrown in the...

Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, left, celebrates his second home run of the game with teammates during the third inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, American League, Jimmy Paredes, Houston Astros, Baltimore Orioles

18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Good and bad signs: An expert analyzes Dodgers and Angels signatures

During a Major League Baseball stretch run, teams look for an edge anywhere they can. In other businesses, companies have enlisted graphologists to analyze a prospective employee's handwriting during the hiring process.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Clayton Kershaw, Jered Weaver

Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Miami Herald

Pujols leaves game for Angels after 3rd-inning hit

Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education. "> Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Howie Kendrick

Halo Hangout

Angelic Interviews: A Conversation with C.J. Wilson

Sep 12, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher C.J. Wilson pitches against the Houston Astros during the first inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports Earlier this afternoon, I was given the opportunity to speak with Los Angeles Angels starter and 10 year Major League veteran C.J. Wilson , courtesy of Head and Shoulders in conjunction with Season of the #Whiff program, which is helping to revitalize baseball in the inner city.

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Related Topix: Sports, C.J. Wilson, Baseball Players, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Jered Weaver

Major League Baseball

Rankings reflect playoff pursuit

Those clubs -- led by the Angels, who are ranked the top team in baseball for the third consecutive week -- lead the way in the The Halos not only pace the field, they set the trend, with the following four teams -- the Orioles, Nationals, Dodgers and Athletics -- also unchanged from last week, with some neighborhood rivals bunched together near the top. The two Beltways clubs occupy two of the top three spots, and California teams take up four of this week's top six.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, American League West, American League, Baseball Players, American League East, National League West, Wilson Ramos

KAUZ

Latest Texas sports

Dallas Keuchel took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, and the Houston Astros ended the Los Angeles Angels' 10-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory Sunday. Keuchel faced the minimum 21 batters from the major league-leading Angels through seven innings on a scorching day at the Big A, overpowering a lineup that has scored a big league-best 728 runs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dallas Keuchel, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball, Colby Lewis, Luis Sardinas, Michael Choice

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Preview: Mariners at Angels

There are many reasons why the Los Angeles Angels are running away with the American League West and Matt Shoemaker could be at the top of the list. The rookie right-hander tries for his seventh straight victory - and 16th of the season - when Los Angeles begins a four-game series with the visiting Seattle Mariners on Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Los Angeles Angels, Matt Shoemaker, Seattle Mariners, Hisashi Iwakuma

The Campbell Reporter

MLB: Jonathan Papelbon makes lewd gesture to Philadelphia fans

Marlins 5, Phillies 4: Closer Jonathan Papelbon made a lewd gesture to Philadelphia fans and was ejected after giving up four runs in the ninth inning in a loss to Miami. Papelbon grabbed his crotch as he walked to the dugout and was ejected by crew chief Joe West.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Papelbon, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, David Ortiz

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Angels' winning streak ends with 6-1 loss to Houston

Angels shortstop Gordon Beckham gets high-fives in the dugout after scoring what would be the Angels' only run against the Astros in the eighth inning Sunday in Anaheim. Angels shortstop Gordon Beckham gets high-fives in the dugout after scoring what would be the Angels' only run against the Astros in the eighth inning Sunday in Anaheim.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Gregorio Petit, Howie Kendrick, Dallas Keuchel

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Keuchel, Astros end Angels' 10-game win streak 6-1

Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Sunday Sept. 14, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Dallas Keuchel, Erick Aybar

Climbing Tal's Hill

Can Dallas Keuchel stop Angels' winning streak?

Last night's 5-2 win over the Astros extended the Los Angeles Angels winning streak to 10 games. Mike Scioscia 's team has soared past the Oakland Athletics and taken control of the American League West.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Dallas Keuchel, Los Angeles Angels, Oakland Athletics, Collin McHugh

Cubbies Crib

9/14 Morning Marquee: Cubs end skid; Dodgers roll on Giants 17-0

Aug 30, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Felix Doubront delivers a pitch against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Cubs were finally able to bring their losing streak to an end, topping the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4 behind a solid start from Felix Doubront .

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, St. Louis Cardinals, Baseball Players, Matt Szczur

Ananova

Yankees end Orioles streak

The New York Yankees ended the Baltimore Orioles' six-game winning streak on Saturday with a 3-2 victory over the American League East leaders. Chris Young scored what proved to be the decisive run on a steal of home in a three-run second inning off Miguel Gonzalez to keep the Yankees in wild-card contention.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Chris Young, Baseball Players, Miguel Gonzalez, American League West, National League, National League Central

Yahoo Sports

Trout has 2 HRs, Weaver wins 17th for Angels

Jered Weaver earned his AL-leading 17th win, Mike Trout homered twice, and the AL West leaders reduced their magic number for clinching the division title to four with a 5-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night. Any combination of Angels victories and Seattle Mariners losses totaling four will give Los Angeles its sixth division title under manager Mike Scioscia and first since 2009, when the team won its third in a row.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jered Weaver, Jose Altuve, Houston Astros, Seattle Mariners

CBS Local

Trout Homers Twice As Weaver Gainst 17th Win

Jered Weaver earned his AL-leading 17th win, Mike Trout homered twice and the Los Angeles Angels reduced their magic number for clinching the AL West to four with a 5-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night. The Angels extended their winning streak to 10 games - one off the franchise record set in 1964 - improving to a major league-best 93-55.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jered Weaver, Jose Altuve, Craig Biggio, Howie Kendrick, George Springer

Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

MLB: Jered Weaver wins 17th, Mike Trout homers twice, and Los Angeles ...

Angels 5, Astros 2: Jered Weaver earned his A.L.-leading 17th win, Mike Trout homered twice, and Los Angeles reduced its magic number for clinching the A.L. West to four. The Angels extended their winning streak to 10 games -- one off the franchise record set in 1964.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jered Weaver, California High School Sports, High School Sports, National League, National League East, Bryce Harper

Nanaimo Daily News

Houston Astros take early lead, but can't keep up with streaking Angels in 11-3 defeat

With eight wins in their previous 10 games, the Houston Astros headed into Orange County feeling good about their progress late in another lost season. The buzz saw that is the Los Angeles Angels' offence reminded them just how far they've still got to go.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Houston Astros, Baseball Players, Los Angeles Angels, Brett Oberholtzer, Kole Calhoun

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Halo Hangout

C.J. Wilson Takes the Mound to Begin Final Homestand

Sep 2, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher C.J. Wilson delivers a pitch during the first inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Ten more treks on the 57 freeway to Angel Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, C.J. Wilson, Baseball Players, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Angels, Houston Astros, Josh Hamilton

Boston.com

Stanton Injury Has Obvious Implications for Red Sox, Others

Tony Massarotti of 98.5 The Sports Hub's Felger and Mazz Show, offers analysis on all the major sports teams across the city of Boston. Even here in Boston, for purely selfish reasons, the Giancarlo Stanton injury may have ripple effects.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Fiers, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, National League, Opinion

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