MLB Baseball
Scoreboard|Stats|Standings|Teams|Players|Player News|Injuries|Transactions

Angels rout A's to finish 4-game sweep

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) While the Los Angeles Angels buzzed around their clubhouse preparing for their fantasy football draft, the Oakland Athletics had their own doors locked for a grim team meeting.

California's AL West powers are headed into September in very different moods after the Angels seized control of the division race in one remarkable weekend.

Mike Trout hit his career-high 31st homer and drove in three runs, Matt Shoemaker pitched seven shutout innings of five-hit ball, and the Angels completed a masterful four-game sweep of the A's with an 8-1 victory Sunday.

Read More...

NL Batting Average
Rank Name  BA
1 J. Morneau, Col.311
2 J. Harrison, Pit.308
3 B. Revere, Phi.307
4 A. McCutchen, Pit.305
5 D. Murphy, NYM.301
6 P. Goldschmidt, Ari.300
7 A. Ramirez, Mil.299
8 J. Lucroy, Mil.299
9 Y. Puig, LAD.299
10 D. Span, Was.299
View Full Leaderboard
 
NL Home Runs
Rank Name  HR
1 G. Stanton, Mia33
2 A. Rizzo, ChC30
3t L. Duda, NYM26
3t J. Upton, Atl26
5 M. Byrd, Phi25
6 T. Frazier, Cin23
7 I. Desmond, Was22
8t C. Gomez, Mil21
8t M. Reynolds, Mil21
8t T. Tulowitzki, Col21
View Full Leaderboard
 
NL Runs Batted In
Rank Name  RBI
1 G. Stanton, Mia98
2t A. Gonzalez, LAD91
2t J. Upton, Atl91
4 R. Howard, Phi84
5 I. Desmond, Was81
6 M. Byrd, Phi78
7 L. Duda, NYM76
8t R. Braun, Mil75
8t J. Werth, Was75
10 M. Holliday, StL74
View Full Leaderboard

127 © 2014 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.