Red Sox send Angels to team-record 14th straight defeat
APTOPIX Red Sox Angels Baseball Boston Red Sox's Bobby Dalbec, left, is out at home after a tag from Los Angeles Angels catcher Kurt Suzuki (24) during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, June 8, 2022. With their second 1-0 win in three days at the Big A, the Red Sox remained perfect in June and on their 10-game West Coast trip (6-0). Shohei Ohtani went 1 for 4 with two strikeouts as Los Angeles' leadoff hitter. Reid Detmers pitched three-hit ball into the fifth inning for the Angels in his second straight start without allowing a run. Angels: Rendon (right wrist inflammation) has “made some good progress lately,” according to athletic trainer Mike Frostad.wftv.com
Phillies rally late to hand Angels 11th straight loss
Bryson Stott hit a game-winning, three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning after Bryce Harper tied it with a grand slam in the eighth, and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied for a 9-7 victory that sent slumping Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels to their 11th straight defeat.
Safe at home? Social distancing difficult around MLB plates
He was like, Youre bothering me, Im trying to hit, recalled Girardi, now manager of the Philadelphia Phillies. I said, Well, Im trying to bother you, Chili.Girardi doesnt think that kind of chatter will happen as much this season amid the coronavirus pandemic. Some plate umpires are expected to wear their own face coverings. Im just trying to show that its easy to do and its the right thing to do, Frazier said. Neither is MLB players must use face coverings elsewhere in the ballpark, but not during on-field activities.