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  1. Who put chip on Kansas City Royals' shoulder? Paul Hoynes rant of weekRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cleveland.com

    Last postseason they were baseball's feel-good story. The long shot that reached Game 7 of the World Series after not being in the postseason since 1985.

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  2. PreviewRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Austin American-Statesman

    While rumors of Josh Hamilton being moved back to Texas persist, C.J. Wilson tries to halt a personal two-game losing streak on Saturday when the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim continue their three-game series with the Rangers at Angel Stadium. Wilson tossed eight scoreless innings to win his initial outing, but has lost his last two.

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  3. Shoemaker's wild night costs AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

    ... the page on Matty for this one." Shoemaker (2-1) entered the game 9-0 with a 2.60 career ERA against American League West teams. The first sign of trouble was a four-pitch walk to Sam Fuld to open the game. Shoemaker got out of the first inning ...

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  4. Los Angeles Angels on verge of trading Josh Hamilton and correcting mistakes by both partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    ... would look shrewd here, except they never replaced Hamilton and somehow finished behind Houston in the American League West last year. Now they are reportedly putting up $15 million to retrieve Hamilton in a trade that might be finished by next ...

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  5. Highs and lows from Josh Hamilton's previous seasons with RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... remaining in the 2012 regular season, the Rangers held a five-game lead on Oakland for the lead in the American League West. On the final day of the regular season, the clubs met in a winner-take-all game. Leading 5-1, the Rangers collapsed in the ...

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  6. Sources: Low-risk, cash-only deal in place for Rangers to re-acquire Josh HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Two industry sources confirmed Friday that the Rangers and Los Angeles Angels had a deal in place to send the talented, but troubled outfielder back to Texas after two subpar seasons in Southern California that culminated with a drug abuse relapse this winter. The deal, while complicated, will be a cash deal in which the Rangers acquire Hamilton and a significant amount of cash from Los Angeles in exchange for Hamilton's rights.

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  7. Series Preview: Houston Astros at Oakland Athletics, April 24-26, 2015Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

    The Astros were one hit away from tying Wednesday's game with the Mariners and possibly sweeping Seattle. A series victory will suffice for the Astros even if their four-game win streak was snapped.

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  8. Mariners Game Notes: AJ Hitting Leadoff, Wilhelmsen Plays CatchRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | SoDo Mojo

    ... can watch on connected devices. The Seattle Mariners are inching their way back into contention in the American League West. The M's are currently tied with the Texas Rangers for 4th place in the AL West. Seattle enters their weekend series with the ...

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  9. Josh Hamilton Trade Rumors: Rangers Reportedly Working on Deal for Angels StarRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... to it now, however. The Rangers are off to a disappointing 6-9 start and sit in last place in the American League West, as of Friday. While Hamilton has not appeared to be the player who dominated in Texas for quite some time, the Rangers could use ...

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  10. Taylor: Do Hamilton, Rangers need one another?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ESPN

    Mark Teixeira blasted a pair of two-run homers as the Yankees emphatically ended the Mets' 11-game winning streak. Michael Pineda was impressive in going to 3-0.

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  11. Assessing All 30 MLB Teams' Postseason Chances Thus Far in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    Technically, it's still spring. But already, a number of teams have giant metaphorical forks sticking out of their backs.

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  12. Angels stumble out of gate against A'sRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

    ... win over the Angels Wild from the start: Shoemaker entered the game 9-0 with a 2.60 career ERA vs. the American League West. He walked Sam Fuld on four pitches to open the game. It only led to one run, but it didn't get any better for an ...

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  13. Pro baseball roundup: River Cats lose their fourth straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Davis Enterprise

    The El Paso Chihuahuas wasted no time taking a lead over the Sacramento River Cats for the third night in a row. Cats starter Austin Fleet surrendered a lead-off home run to El Paso's Rymer Liriano and the Chihuahuas never looked back.

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  14. Angels blank A's, 2-0, behind Calhoun's two-run blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Their lineup, which includes four MVP awards and which scored 14 runs on the Athletics two games ago, went off for the biggest inning of the game. Normally, that is not a formula for a win, especially with a freshly called-up pitcher on the mound.

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  15. Pitching and Offensive Woes Mount EarlyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Halo Hangout

    The 2015 season is still young, but the Angels are dealing with an key issues, pitching and hitting. Most recently, starter C.J. Wilson has been put on the DL with a elbow injury, and Matt Shoemaker had a death in the family, and is expected to return next Wednesday in Oakland.

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  16. A's take hard-luck 2-0 loss despite allowing 1 hit to AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    After the Oakland Athletics' staff combined to throw a one-hitter and the offense pounded out eight hits against the Angels' stellar pitching, Bob Melvin couldn't find many reasons to be angry. Nick Tropeano pitched five-hit ball into the seventh inning, and Kole Calhoun's two-run homer was Los Angeles' only hit in a 2-0 victory Thursday night.

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  17. Aa s allow just one hit but lose to AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... a beanball war. Now it's back to the Coliseum to face Houston, the team with the best record in the American League West almost three weeks into the season. "It's hard. You don't want to go home on a loss on a travel day," Chavez said. "The good ...

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  18. Angels need only one hit to shut out Oakland, 2-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Rookie right-hander Nick Tropeano picked up a win in his first start with the Angels, pitching six scoreless innings. Rookie right-hander Nick Tropeano picked up a win in his first start with the Angels, pitching six scoreless innings.

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  19. A's find a new way to lose as road trip ends with 5-5 recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... have put together back-to-back wins just once this season, and this is why they trail Houston in the American League West standings. Well, it's one of the reasons. The bullpen hasn't been good, and the offense has been streaky despite scoring the ...

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  20. A's fall to Anaheim 2-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Los Angeles Angels' Drew Butera, left, congratulates Kole Calhoun for hitting a two-run home run against the Oakland Athletics during the third inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Thursday, April 23, 2015. Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Nick Tropeano throws to the Oakland Athletics during the first inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Thursday, April 23, 2015.

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