ANGELS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ANGELS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) MLB: Angels blank Mariners, clinch AL West title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58428557-77/angels-paxton-wilson-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58428557-77/angels-paxton-wilson-field.html.csp">MLB: Angels blank Mariners, clinch AL West title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:22.643-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • The Los Angeles Angels spent an hour after their shutout victory over Seattle waiting in the clubhouse, their eyes glued to televisions while the Oakland Athletics blew a ninth-inning lead. When the A’s were finally finished, the Angels roared up the tunnel and onto their home field, goggles in place and champagne bottles in hand. After a five-year wait and a few more minutes on ice, the Angels are AL West champions again. Los Angeles clinched the division title Wednesday night...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584285572014-09-18T23:09:22.643-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T23:09:22.643-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58428557@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:22 MDT Doctor Who at Salt Lake Comic Con: Colin Baker and Paul McGann remember http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58377844-223/doctor-baker-mcgann-bbc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58377844-223/doctor-baker-mcgann-bbc.html.csp">Doctor Who at Salt Lake Comic Con: Colin Baker and Paul McGann remember</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means and Sheena McFarland</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T13:31:02.546-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 01:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One of Thursday’s big draws at Salt Lake Comic Con was a double act: British actors Colin Baker and Paul McGann, two of the 12 men to portray The Doctor, the time-traveling, body-changing hero of the cult BBC series “Doctor Who.” Baker was the sixth Doctor, playing the part from 1984 to 1986 in a red coat with plaid and golden lapels, paired with a teal and polka dot scarf. He hated that coat, he confided Thursday, and wanted a black jacket like the one ninth Doctor Christopher Eccleston got. Bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377844@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 13:31:02 MDT PCL baseball: Green leads Salt Lake to 11-2 win over New Orleans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58341246-77/green-lake-salt-11-2.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58341246-77/green-lake-salt-11-2.html.csp">PCL baseball: Green leads Salt Lake to 11-2 win over New Orleans</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T17:25:26.69-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 05:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grant Green went 4-for-5 including a two-run homer, leading the Bees to a cruise-control 11-2 victory over New Orleans on Tuesday night at Smith’s Ballpark. Brennan Boesch also went 4-for-5 with two doubles as Salt Lake tied a season-high with 18 hits against three Zephyr pitchers. Down from the parent Los Angeles Angels on an injury rehab assignment, Green is now 8-for-17 in Salt Lake. His homer in the first inning gave the Bees a quick 2-0 lead and helped them snap a three-game losing streak. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58341246@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:25:26 MDT Salt Lake Bees’ season a bust? Not for contending L.A. Angels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58339578-77/bees-lake-salt-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58339578-77/bees-lake-salt-season.html.csp">Salt Lake Bees’ season a bust? Not for contending L.A. Angels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T22:41:19.107-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You can’t always judge the quality of a Triple-A baseball season by a quick check of the league standings. Good thing for the Salt Lake Bees. With one week left in the 2014 season, including Wednesday night’s home finale against New Orleans, the Bees are certain to finish with one of the three worst records in the franchise’s 20-year history. It’s a stark contrast for a team that finished over .500 in eight of the previous nine seasons and played for the Pacific Coast League championship last ye...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58339578@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:41:19 MDT Salt Lake Bees: Grant Green ready for return to Angels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332642-77/green-angels-bees-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332642-77/green-angels-bees-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake Bees: Grant Green ready for return to Angels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T22:45:35.945-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grant Green continued his presumably quick visit to Salt Lake on Sunday night. Down from the parent Los Angeles Angels on an injury rehab assignment, Green went 1-for-4 despite hitting the ball hard in every at-bat during New Orleans’ 8-6 win over the Bees at Smith’s Ballpark. Green, 27, has spent most of the season in L.A. as a utility infielder. He’s played well, too. In 31 games with the American League-leading Angels, he hit .313 while providing valuable insurance behind veterans Erick Aybar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58332642@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:45:35 MDT MLB: Angels’ Richards out for season with knee injury http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58325330-77/richards-angels-season-boston.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58325330-77/richards-angels-season-boston.html.csp">MLB: Angels’ Richards out for season with knee injury</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:21.151-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • The Los Angeles Angels are going to be without Garrett Richards for a playoff run. One of the AL West leader’s top starters sustained a serious knee injury, tearing his left patellar tendon Wednesday against the Boston Red Sox. Richards was 13-4 with a 2.61 ERA this season. It’s a serious blow to the Angels, who also lost starter Tyler Skaggs to Tommy John surgery earlier this year. “You’re going to be thinking of Garrett once every fifth day when he was out there,” manager Mike Sciosci...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583253302014-08-23T16:49:21.151-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-23T16:49:21.151-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325330@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:21 MDT Salt Lake Bees: C.J. Cron continues to produce since return from L.A. Angels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58323464-77/cron-bees-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58323464-77/cron-bees-lake-salt.html.csp">Salt Lake Bees: C.J. Cron continues to produce since return from L.A. Angels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T18:44:25.502-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 06:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The third time has been a charm for C.J. Cron. After shuttling back-and forth between the Salt Lake Bees and Los Angeles Angels twice earlier this season, the 24-year-old first baseman was sent down again on Aug. 10. Cron, however, has quickly re-established himself as one of the top prospects in the organization. In 11 games since returning to the Bees, he is hitting .343. Before Round Rock scored a 9-8 win in 11 innings over Salt Lake on Wednesday night at Smith’s Ballpark, Cron suggested his ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58323464@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:44:25 MDT Kragthorpe: John Buck hoping to revive Utah’s MLB legacy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58258553-77/buck-utah-bees-leagues.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58258553-77/buck-utah-bees-leagues.html.csp">Kragthorpe: John Buck hoping to revive Utah’s MLB legacy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T22:48:04.059-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 10:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">John Buck is the last member of a generation. The veteran catcher is playing for the hometown Salt Lake Bees in Triple-A baseball, hoping to return to the major leagues at age 34. In 2005, the Taylorsville product was among a record eight former Utah high school players in the big leagues — reflecting a golden era of the sport in the state in the mid-1990s. He was the last one left from that group as of mid-July, before the Seattle Mariners released him. Buck accepted a minor-league contract off...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58258553@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:48:04 MDT Gallery: Blue Angels fly their finale above Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58224245-90/angels-blue-amet-dolor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58224245-90/angels-blue-amet-dolor.html.csp">Gallery: Blue Angels fly their finale above Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:50:10.724-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Thunder Over Utah air show finished Sunday in St. George. The show featured the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, historical aircraft and a World War II battle reenactment.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224245@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:50:10 MDT Gallery: Blue Angels fly in Thunder Over Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58224231-90/amet-angels-blue-comnietur.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58224231-90/amet-angels-blue-comnietur.html.csp">Gallery: Blue Angels fly in Thunder Over Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T20:35:24.639-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 08:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content"></div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224231@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:35:24 MDT Letter: Are fighter jets really ‘angels’? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224680-82/angels-blue-flight-gets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224680-82/angels-blue-flight-gets.html.csp">Letter: Are fighter jets really ‘angels’?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:31:01.733-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Re (“Utahn gets his first flight with the Blue Angels,” July 25): It will be a sign of important progress when we refuse to hypocritically name our killing machines “angels,” no matter what color. Don L. Miller St. George</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224680@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:31:01 MDT Utahn in Navy gets his first flight with Blue Angels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58197712-90/hernandez-navy-angels-blue.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58197712-90/hernandez-navy-angels-blue.html.csp">Utahn in Navy gets his first flight with Blue Angels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T12:54:20.264-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 12:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The U.S. Navy is filled with history for Petty Officer 1st Class Ben Hernandez. Hernandez is was born and raised in Murray and his grandfather, great uncle, uncle and two older brothers all served in Navy. Hernandez has been in the Navy for almost 12 years as a hospital corpsman. He has spent the last three years living in Pensacola , Fla., with one of the most famous outfits in the U.S. military — the Blue Angels. “Just the chance to do something with such historical significance in the Nav...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58197712@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:54:20 MDT