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Angels' Shohei Ohtani hurts right hand in loss to Twins

Baseball / MLB May 21, 2019

Angels' Shohei Ohtani hurts right hand in loss to Twins

Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani was struck on the right hand while swinging at a 151-kph Taylor Rogers fastball in the eighth inning of Monday's game against the Minnesota Twins. The pitch went for strike three in the Angels' 3-1 loss. Ohtani left the ...

Shohei Ohtani expected to return as DH against Tigers

Baseball / MLB May 7, 2019

Shohei Ohtani expected to return as DH against Tigers

Los Angeles Angels player Shohei Ohtani will meet up with his team on Tuesday and could return as a designated hitter in that night's game against the Detroit Tigers. "Shohei Ohtani will join the team in Detroit tomorrow. He will be assessed tomorrow afternoon and ...

Angels' Shohei Ohtani moves closer to return

Baseball / MLB May 2, 2019

Angels' Shohei Ohtani moves closer to return

It appears increasingly likely that Shohei Ohtani will return to active duty with the Los Angeles Angels within a week after saying Wednesday his rehab from surgery was on course. After Ohtani had Tommy John surgery on his right elbow on Oct. 1, the Angels ...

Albert Pujols passes Lou Gehrig on career RBIs list

Baseball / MLB Apr 27, 2019

Albert Pujols passes Lou Gehrig on career RBIs list

Albert Pujols added another milestone to his stellar career. Pujols hit a two-run homer in the first inning and moved past Lou Gehrig into fourth place on the career RBIs list, and Tyler Skaggs pitched five shutout innings as the Los Angeles Angels beat the ...

Masahiro Tanaka shelled as Yankees' win streak ends

Baseball / MLB Apr 26, 2019

Masahiro Tanaka shelled as Yankees' win streak ends

Tommy La Stella and Kole Calhoun hit two-run home runs in the fifth inning, David Fletcher drove in a career-high five and the Los Angeles Angels beat the New York Yankees 11-5 Thursday to avoid a four-game sweep. La Stella hit his seventh homer, breaking ...