Los Angeles Angels beat writer for Los Angeles Times

Angels' Hector Santiago is solid, but the Boston Red Sox win, 6-1

latimes.com — KEY MOMENT: The game was within reach in the eighth inning, the Angels trailing, 3-1, when reliever Cam Bedrosian jumped ahead of Mike Napoli with an 0-and-2 count. But Bedrosian, called up from triple A earlier Sunday, threw two balls, a pitch that was fouled off and another ball to run the count full.

Angels again are stung by Mike Napoli in loss to Red Sox

latimes.com — The Angels boarded their charter for a cross-country flight home Sunday night, relieved to have Mike Napoli in the rearview mirror but uneasy about the road ahead. Napoli tormented his old team again Sunday, blasting a two-run home run in the second inning and a two-run double in the eighth to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 6-1 victory in Fenway Park.

Mike Napoli powers Boston Red Sox to 6-1 victory over Angels

latimes.com — Mike Napoli tormented his old team one more time on Sunday, blasting a two-run home run in the second inning and a two-run double in the eighth to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 6-1 victory over the Angels in Fenway Park.

Angels can't keep it close in 8-3 loss to Boston

baltimoresun.com — KEY MOMENT: The Angels used four relievers in an effort to keep the game close in the seventh inning, and left-hander Cesar Ramos got a big out, inducing David Ortiz to fly to shallow left field with the bases loaded and the Red Sox leading, 4-2.

Boston's Mike Napoli just keeps on pounding the Angels

latimes.com — C.J. Wilson has pitched Mike Napoli tough over the years, the Angels left-hander having limited the slugger to six hits, including one home run, in 31 at-bats for a .194 average. But Napoli had Wilson's number in more ways than one Saturday night, hitting two home runs that propelled the Boston Red Sox to an 8-3 victory over the Angels in Fenway Park.

Dodgers edge Padres, 2-0, behind gem from Mike Bolinger

latimes.com — KEY MOMENT: Yangervis Solarte, the Padres ' leadoff batter, hit the fourth pitch of the game for a single. That was the only baserunner allowed by Dodgers starter Mike Bolsinger . The Padres' second batter, Cory Spangenberg , grounded into a double play.

Angels fall to Red Sox, 8-3

latimes.com — Mike Napoli hit two homers and drove in three runs, Steven Wright pitched six-plus solid innings and the Boston Red Sox snapped a three-game losing streak with an 8-3 win over the Angels on Saturday night.

David Freese, not Mike Trout, leads the Angels in RBIs

latimes.com — Pop quiz: Who leads the Angels in runs batted in before Saturday night's game against the Boston Red Sox in Fenway Park? If you said Mike Trout, you'd be wrong. It's third baseman David Freese, whose 27 RBIs are not only four more than Trout has, but they put Freese on pace for 104 this season.

Albert Pujols leads Angels to 12-5 win over the Boston Red Sox

baltimoresun.com — AT THE PLATE: The bruised left hand that caused Albert Pujols to miss Thursday night's game in Toronto is better. The first baseman lined a solo homer to left-center field, his eighth of the season and 528th of his career, in the fourth inning, and blooped a double to right and scored in the eighth.

Albert Pujols leads Angels to 12-5 win over the Boston Red Sox

latimes.com — Chris Iannetta and Erick Aybar homered in the Angels' nine-run fifth inning, and Albert Pujols also hit a home run on Friday night to lead Los Angeles to a 12-5 victory over the Boston Red Sox. Mike Trout had a pair of hits - both in the fifth inning, when the Angels sent 13 batters to the plate and took an 11-3 lead.
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May 29, 2015

RT @BillShaikin: Grand slam for Chris Iannetta. #Angels have 12 runs tonight, matching total of previous 5 games.

May 28, 2015

Those of us who covered #Angels LHP Scott Schoeneweis shouldn't have any trouble remembering how to spell new OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis. I think.

May 28, 2015

RT @BillShaikin: C.J. Cron had 1 HR in 98 AB. #Angels sent him to AAA, where he has 2 HR in 7 AB.

May 28, 2015

RT @BillShaikin: Dipoto trying to trade for bats for 3rd-place #Angels, but: "It may be time for you to panic. We're not" fw.to/K96GoWQ

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