Posts Tagged California

Trout has grand slam, solo HR in Angels’ win over Rangers

Los Angeles Angels centerfielder Mike Trout hits a grand slam home run off of Texas Rangers pitcher Spencer Patton, not pictured, during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, July 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Home run titles are no different to Mike Trout than any of the other awards and achievements that have made him a major league star. If it happens, it happens. It’s just not on his personal agenda at the moment.

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Hudson beats his former A’s, now has W against all 30 teams

San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Hudson throws against the Oakland Athletics during the third inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Sunday, July 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tim Hudson earned a win against the only team he had never beaten in a 17-year big league career, pitching the San Francisco Giants past his former Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday for a sweep in the Bay Bridge Series.

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Greinke gives up run, shutout streak over at 45 2-3 innings

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets in New York, Sunday, July 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Zack Greinke’s shutout streak for the Los Angeles Dodgers is over after the New York Mets scored against him on a grounder by opposing pitcher Jacob deGrom.

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Michelle Obama opens Special Olympics in Los Angeles

First Lady Michelle Obama declares the 2015 Special Olympics World Games officially open during the opening ceremony at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Saturday, July 25, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michelle Obama welcomed thousands of athletes with intellectual disabilities to the Special Olympic World Games on Saturday during a festive opening ceremony filled with cheers, songs and praise for their courage and determination.

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Rangers rally with 3 in 8th to beat Angels 7-6

Texas Rangers’ Rougned Odor, center, gets congratulations from teammates for hitting a solo home run against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, July 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Texas Rangers don’t feel they are out of the AL West race, which appeared up until now to be a two-team race between the Los Angeles Angels and Houston Astros.

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