10/2/2015 | Angels stay in WC picture with rally vs. Texas
The Rangers missed out on a chance to clinch the American League West, as the Angels pulled out a 2-1 victory in the ninth inning on Friday night.
10/2/2015 | Scioscia prepared for any and all scenarios
The Angels entered Friday with five potential outcomes from this four-game series against the Rangers, and Mike Scioscia has pitching contingencies for all those scenarios.
10/2/2015 | Rangers face Angels 1 win from AL West crown
The Rangers enter Friday's game with a chance to wrap up their first American League West title since 2011. The Angels are merely hoping to aid their postseason hopes.
10/2/2015 | Tough call clips Angels' wings
Before Adrian Beltre's game-changing three-run double, before Josh Hamilton's seventh-inning sacrifice fly and way before the Angels lost to the Rangers, 5-3, was the 2-2, inside-corner slider to Shin-Soo Choo that changed the course of Thursday night's game.
10/2/2015 | Angels trail Astros by 1 game with 3 left
The Angels' 5-3 loss to the Rangers on Thursday night mathematically eliminated them from the American League West race and required them to seek help to secure a place in the AL Wild Card Game presented by Budweiser.
10/1/2015 | Beltre leads Rangers back into postseason
The Rangers clinched a spot in the postseason with a 5-3 victory over the Angels in the first of a four-game season-ending series on Thursday night at Globe Life Park.
10/1/2015 | Angels getting used to pressure of stretch run
If the Angels find a way to make it to the postseason for a second straight year, they'll get there under vastly different circumstances. That much is certain.
10/1/2015 | Murphy's role limited by Rangers' lefties
David Murphy, one of the most important members of the Angels' limited offense, will probably only get one start in this make-or-break four-game series against the Rangers. That's because Murphy bats left-handed, has spent the last two months starting exclusively against righties and Mike Scioscia doesn't seem inclined to alter his blueprint.
10/1/2015 | Richards takes blame on Angels' rare sloppy day
Even in a game when the Angels made four errors, leading to seven unearned runs, Garrett Richards blamed himself for one pitch he threw in the fourth inning of the Angels' 8-7 loss to the A's on Wednesday in their final regular-season game at Angel Stadium.
10/1/2015 | Angels hope for continued success in Arlington
No need for advanced analytics now; simple math will do. The Angels must sweep four games in Texas, starting Thursday night, to claim the American League West title.