MLB: Los Angeles Angels 7, Kansas City 0

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 25 (UPI) -- Billy Buckner earned his first win since 2009 with five shutout innings Saturday and the Los Angeles Angels blanked Kansas City 7-0.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 3, Chicago White Sox 2

CHICAGO, May 11 (UPI) -- Jerome Williams went 6 2/3 effective innings and Mike Trout homered Saturday, staking the Los Angeles Angels to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 6, Seattle 3

SEATTLE, April 27 (UPI) -- Mark Trumbo and Hank Conger homered and the Los Angeles Angels scored five runs in the first three innings Friday in a 6-3 win over Seattle.

MLB: Texas 7, Los Angeles Angels 6

ANAHEIM, Calif., April 23 (UPI) -- A.J. Pierzynski smacked a go-ahead homer in the ninth inning Monday and Texas rallied from three runs down to overcome the Los Angeles Angels 7-6.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 4, Houston 1

ANAHEIM, Calif., April 14 (UPI) -- C.J. Wilson pitched six innings of one-run ball and Josh Hamilton went 3-for-4 with three RBI Sunday in the Los Angeles Angels' 4-1 win over Houston.

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MLB: Texas 3, Los Angeles Angels 2

ARLINGTON, Texas, April 5 (UPI) -- Ian Kinsler broke a tie with an eighth-inning RBI single Friday that gave the Texas Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels.

MLB: Cincinnati 5, Los Angeles Angels 4

CINCINNATI, April 3 (UPI) -- Joey Votto singled home Shin-Soo Choo with one out in the ninth inning Wednesday, boosting Cincinnati over the Los Angeles Angels 5-4.
Angels sign reliever Burnett for two years

Angels sign reliever Burnett for two years

NASHVILLE, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Left-handed relief pitcher Sean Burnett has signed a two-year contract with the Los Angeles Angels, the team announced Wednesday.

MLB: LA Angels 4, Chicago White Sox 2

ANAHEIM, Calif., Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Dan Haren pitched six strong innings Saturday and the Los Angeles Angels stayed in the playoff hunt with a 4-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 2, Detroit 1

DETROIT, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Zack Greinke allowed a lone run over 7 2/3 innings Friday, producing his best outing in a Los Angeles uniform and bringing the Angels a 2-1 win over Detroit.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 5, Boston 3

BOSTON, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Mark Trumbo belted a two-run homer to back Ervin Santana's 6 1/3-inning start Tuesday in the Los Angeles Angels' 5-3 win over Boston.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 3, Tampa Bay 1

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 28 (UPI) -- Dan Haren and three Los Angeles relievers teamed up on a six-hitter Friday, staking the Angels to a 3-1 decision over Tampa Bay.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 6, Kansas City 3

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 24 (UPI) -- Kendrys Morales chased home three runs with a tie-breaking, eighth-inning single Monday, sending the Los Angeles Angels to a 6-3 win over Kansas City.

MLB: New York Yankees 6, LA Angels 5

NEW YORK, July 13 (UPI) -- Mark Teixeira keyed a four-run eighth inning rally with his second homer of the game Friday, lifting the New York Yankees over the Los Angeles Angels 6-5.
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Scott Downs
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Scott Downs pitches in the fifth inning to the Washington Nationals on June 25, 2005. The Nationals defeated the Blue Jays 5-2 at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. (UPI Photo/Mark Goldman)

Scott Jeremy Downs (born March 17, 1976 in Louisville, Kentucky) is an American professional baseball relief pitcher with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Major League Baseball. He has previously played for the Chicago Cubs, Montreal Expos and Toronto Blue Jays. He has been both a starter and a reliever during his baseball career.

Downs was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. He attended Pleasure Ridge Park High School, where he was selected as Kentucky's Mr. Baseball. He was selected by the Atlanta Braves in the 12th round of the 1994 Major League Baseball Draft, but he opted to attend the University of Kentucky instead of signing a professional contract. At the end of his junior season at Kentucky, he was selected by the Chicago Cubs in 3rd round (94th overall) of the 1997 Major League Baseball Draft. In 2000, Downs married his high school sweetheart Katie Sisler, and lives with her and their children in Lexington, Kentucky.

He made his debut for the Williamsport Cubs, of the New York-Penn League a Low-A affiliate of the Cubs. He made his way through the minor leagues and eventually made the Cubs roster for opening day 2000. Throughout his minor league career he has played for 10 different teams in different levels from 1997 to 2005. His numbers were solid. He posted a 46–32 career record with an ERA of 3.48, compiling 539 strikeouts in 706.2 innings pitched.

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