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Angels, Freese avoid arbitration

By The Sports Network, 1 year 8 months ago
Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and infielder David Freese avoided arbitration, agreeing to terms on a one-year contract Wednesday. No financial terms were provided by the team, but multiple sources indicate that $6.425 million was the agreed-upon figure. Freese batted .260 and posted 10 home runs, 25 doubles and 55 RBI over 134 games with the Halos...

Angels get 2B Giavotella from Royals

By The Sports Network, 1 year 9 months ago
Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels acquired second baseman Johnny Giavotella from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for right- handed pitcher Brian Broderick Friday. Giavotella, 27, is a career .238 hitter in 125 games over four seasons with 20 doubles, five triples and four home runs. He spent most of 2014 with Triple-A Omaha (PCL) where he batted .308, hit seven...

Angels get Joyce from Rays for Jepsen

By The Sports Network, 1 year 9 months ago
Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen. The move was announced Tuesday by both teams. "Matt was an important part of this team for the last six seasons," said Rays co-vice president of baseball operations Erik Neander. "We appreciate his many contributions to the...

Rockies ship Rutledge to Angels

By The Sports Network, 1 year 9 months ago
San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Hours after reportedly trading second baseman Howie Kendrick to the Dodgers, the Los Angeles Angels acquired infielder Josh Rutledge from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for right-handed pitcher Jairo Diaz. Rutledge, a lifetime .259 hitter, has spent time at second base, third base and shortstop in his three-year career with the Rockies. The 25-year-...

Angels acquire Butera from Dodgers

By The Sports Network, 1 year 9 months ago
San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired catcher Drew Butera from the Dodgers on Tuesday. Butera appeared in 61 games for the Dodgers last season and batted just .188 with three home runs and 14 RBI. A career .183 hitter, Butera broke into the big leagues with the Minnesota Twins in 2010 and stayed there until 2013 when he was shipped to the Dodgers...

Hollywood Ending: Kershaw, Trout capture MVP

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 year 10 months ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - Clayton Kershaw will need to find a little more room to his already crowded trophy case.Just one day after garnering a third career Cy Young Award in unanimous fashion, the Los Angeles Dodgers ace became the first pitcher in 46 years to be named the National League's Most Valuable Player.Kershaw's win was part of a Southern California sweep of Major League Baseball's most...

Astros acquire Conger from Angels

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 year 10 months ago
Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Astros have acquired catcher Hank Conger from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for catcher Carlos Perez and pitcher Nick Tropeano.Conger, a switch-hitter, batted .221 with four homers and 25 RBI in 80 games for the Angels this past season. The AL West champs went 42-28 in his 70 starts behind the plate.In 251 career games with the Angels, Conger hit...

Angels obtain lefty Ramos from Rays

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 year 10 months ago
Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired pitcher Cesar Ramos from the Tampa Bay Rays Wednesday in exchange for minor league hurler Mark Sappington.Ramos, a second-year arbitration-eligible player, pitched in 167 games for the Rays over the past four seasons and compiled a 5-9 record with a 3.66 ERA and one save. All but eight of those appearances came in relief...

Angels pick up option on Street

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 year 11 months ago
Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have exercised the 2015 club option on the contract of closer Huston Street.Street converted 17-of-19 save opportunities after the Angels acquired him in a trade with San Diego back in July.The 31-year-old righty is 36-29 with 275 saves and a 2.82 earned run average in 576 career games with the Oakland Athletics, Colorado Rockies...

Trout, Stanton win Hank Aaron Award

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 year 11 months ago
San Francisco, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Giancarlo Stanton's season ended on Sept. 11 when he was hit in the face by a pitch during a scary incident in Milwaukee.But the Miami Marlins slugger did enough in 145 games to be named the National League's top offensive player.Stanton and Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout were named the winners of the Hank Aaron Award on Saturday prior to Game 4 of the...