Custom Indians Jersey Mike Trout homers as Angels sweep White Sox

ANAHEIM — Mike Trout did it again.

The reigning American League MVP homered for the fifth time in his last six
Custom Indians Jersey games as the Angels completed a sweep of the White Sox with a 12-8 win on Wednesday night at Angel Stadium.

Full Game Coverage

“That was unbelievable,” Angels starting pitcher Matt Shoemaker said. “That’s why he’s so fun to watch.”

Trout adds another HR to #ASGWorthy tear

Shoemaker (3-2) allowed four runs in the first two frames, including a two-run homer by Jose Abreu in the first, but nothing after that as he went 6 1/3 innings and struck out a season-high nine.

“Really, no big adjustments,” Shoemaker said. “Just staying aggressive, attacking the zone. You’ve just got to go out there and keep pitching, keep trying to get outs and put up zeros, and then your team picks you up, which is great.”

Said Angels manager Mike Scioscia: “He had to earn every out. He made some pitches when he had to, got some big strikeouts when he had to. That lineup over there, they’ve got some guys that are swinging the bat as well as anyone in the league. He got into the seventh inning, which is a good sign.”

Shoemaker fans nine in 6 1/3 CWS@LAA: Shoemaker fans season-high nine battersMatt Shoemaker strikes out a season-high nine batters in 6 1/3 innings of work against the White Sox

The night didn’t go as smoothly on the mound for the White Sox. Starter Miguel
Personalized Cleveland Indians Jersey Gonzalez saw his four-run lead evaporate in the second, with Albert Pujols tying the game, 4-4, with a two-run single. Martin Maldonado’s RBI single in the sixth closed the book on Gonzalez
Men’s Authentic Customized Cleveland Indians Alternate 2 MLB Jersey White and gave the Angels a 5-4 lead they wouldn’t relinquish.

“Guys are not swinging at my pitches,” Gonzalez said. “They’re being a little more patient, and I’m falling behind. If we can fix that, then we’ll be OK. Things will change.”

Chicago starters are now 0-8 with a 6.36 ERA over the last 11 games, with opponents hitting .294 over that span. But it didn’t get any easier for the bullpen.

Anthony Swarzak relieved Gonzalez and took a streak of 19 2/3 scoreless innings to the mound, but consecutive singles by Maldonado and Cameron Maybin
Custom Reds Jersey preceded Trout’s three-run blast, ending the longest scoreless streak in the Majors and wrapping up another four-spot for the Halos.
Youth Authentic Personalized Cleveland Indians Navy Blue Alternate 1 Jersey Sale.

“I don’t care what kind of year you’re having, what streak is going on or whatever,” Swarzak said. “If you’re giving up three consecutive hits to three consecutive batters, that’s an issue.”

Swarzak’s scoreless streak ends at 19 1/3

Maldonado picked up his third RBI of the game with a single in the seventh in yet another four-run outburst for the Angels, who held off a late charge by the White Sox to climb above .500 for the first time since May 3.

“The character of this club is unbelievable,” Shoemaker said. “Great clubhouse,
Men’s Authentic Custom Stitched Cincinnati Reds Alternate Red Jersey Cheap great team. If we can just put it together and play well and everybody does their part, it can be really good.”

MOMENTS THAT MATTERED
The Machine continues to rage: A night after hitting the game-winning RBI,
Personalized Cincinnati Reds Jersey Pujols once again came through for the Angels, drilling a two-run single to tie the game, 4-4, in the bottom of the second. He has 32 RBIs on the season.

I’ll take a Martin. Actually, make it three: Maldonado came through at the plate for the Angels, notching a season-high three RBIs. His second RBI — a dribbler down the third-base line — plated Ben Revere with the go-ahead run.

SWARZAK’S RUN ENDS
Swarzak’s run of excellence, bordering on mind-boggling, came to a temporary end in the sixth inning when the right-hander allowed three runs on three hits. Entering the night, Swarzak had allowed two hits and one walk in his last 50 batters faced and had a scoreless streak of 19 2/3 innings come to an end. He was the only pitcher remaining the Majors to work 19-plus innings without allowing a run in 2017.

QUOTABLE
“He got a little tight on the ball he hit to the wall in right-center [in the fifth inning]. Running, he felt OK. In the [sixth], he was a little tight so we took him out as a precaution. Right now, it’s day to day.” — Scioscia, on pinch-running for Pujols after he walked in the sixth inning

“We’ve lost 14 of the last 15 here? I wasn’t aware of that. OK. I don’t know. I’ll have to think about that a little.” — White Sox manager Rick Renteria, on Chicago’s struggles in Anaheim

UPON FURTHER REVIEW
Abreu drilled a ground ball into a 6-4-3 double play during the fifth inning. He
Click Here was initially ruled safe at first, but was called out after review. The
Women’s Personalized Any Name Any Number Cincinnati Reds Home White Baseball Jersey Angels have won seven of 10 challenges this season.

Custom Reds Jersey Feldman honored to start Opening Day

Scott Feldman has started on Opening Day for the Rangers (2010) and Astros (’14). Especially in Cincinnati, the veteran right-hander is aware of what it means.
Men’s Authentic Custom Stitched Cincinnati Reds Alternate Red Jersey Cheap.

“Opening Day is just a special day,” said Feldman, who will face the Phillies and Jeremy Hellickson on April 3 at Great American Ball Park. “It’s something when Custom Reds Jersey you’re a little kid, I know I spent the whole offseason looking forward to watching that first game. I’m sure there are plenty of fans in Cincinnati doing the same thing. For players, it’s a very exciting time. It’s something I’m really looking forward to.”

In those two previous openers, Feldman was 1-0 with a 1.98 ERA. His team won
Men’s Cincinnati Reds Authentic Personalized Name and Number Home White Baseball Jersey both games.

The Reds signed Feldman on Jan. 26 to a one-year, $2.3 million contract, with an additional $2.2 million in incentives. At the time, it was uncertain whether he would wind up in the rotation or bullpen. Once Homer Bailey was injured before camp, Feldman was viewed as a No. 3 or 4 starter. After Anthony DeSclafani hurt
Personalized Cincinnati Reds Jersey his elbow, and only Feldman and Brandon Finnegan were locked into the rotation starters, the options for Opening Day became pretty clear. The Reds went with Feldman’s experience.

Feldman was 2-1 with a 3.86 ERA in five spring starts.

Scott Feldman muscles a single into center field, plating Hernan Iribarren to
Women’s Personalized Any Name Any Number Cincinnati Reds Home White Baseball Jersey extend the Reds’ lead to 5-0 in the 4th inning

Last season for Houston, Feldman made five starts before he was moved into the bullpen. His main numbers were respectable — a 1-2 record and 3.65 ERA — but a deeper dive showed some struggles. In those 24 2/3 innings, he walked 11 and
Replica Shirts struck out 15 and his WHIP was 1.62. Opposing hitters batted .290 with a .310 average on balls in play.

Overall for the Astros, Feldman had a 2.90 ERA in 26 games. He was moved at the Trade Deadline to the Blue Jays and struggled in their bullpen, recording an 8.40 ERA in 14 appearances.

This spring, Feldman made it a point to improve his changeup. Last season, it was a pitch he used only 15 times — according to Statcast™.

“I think, as far as projects go over the years with my changeup, I would say this is the best that it’s gone,” Feldman said. “I feel like I can throw it and bring it into a Major League game and not be embarrassed to throw it. Hopefully I can get some outs, because I got some outs with it down here in Arizona.”

In his final spring tune-up, Feldman used the changeup 10 times, he estimated.

“I just think it will hopefully help me and keep my pitch count down,” he said.
Authentic MLB Gears “Any time you can add a pitch, it should be a benefit. Something you can control and throw for strikes.”

After pitching on Tuesday, Feldman will have an extra day of rest before facing the Phillies. He will use the time to prepare for his opponent, but also tackle the tasks of being in a new city and surroundings.

“I’ll get my apartment set up in Cincinnati,” he said. “In between starts, I will try to recover as much as possible and get ready for the next start. I’ll start looking at the projected lineup for the Phillies, go over some video and do my normal routine as I would if it were my 10th start of the year or 20th start of the year.”
Youth Authentic Custom Stitched Cincinnati Reds Alternate Red Jersey Cheap.

New York City’s Public Advocate: More Needs To Be Done To Protect Children From Lead Paint Poisoning

New York City Public Advocate Letitia James says the city needs to strengthen the current regulations that are on the books to combat lead poisoning, following an investigation published by The Huffington Post and WNYC on March 31. It
Cheap Custom MLB Jersey revealed that some landlords fail to remove peeling lead paint from apartments with children, because it is more cost-effective to Men’s Authentic Custom Stitched Cincinnati Reds Alternate Red Jersey Cheap make repairs only after city inspectors notify them of dangerous lead conditions.

“All of the agencies have to do better enforcement, better inspection,” James said, adding that addressing dangerous lead conditions should be a priority.

While lead in water has been making headlines in places like Flint, Michigan, in New York lead paint is one of the biggest sources of lead poisoning for small children, according to the health department. The Local Law 1, that was passed in 2004, requires landlords to remove chipping or chalking lead paint from apartments with children under the age of six.

But advocates have criticized the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development for failing to implement an effective system to conduct inspections that are not complaint-driven and collect fines from violators.

Ian Davie, a housing lawyer formerly with the Bronx Legal Services, told HuffPost that it’s very difficult to hold landlords accountable. “You need to have a
Custom Cincinnati Reds Jersey license to run a hotdog stand but you don’t need a license to rent an apartment where people live,” he said.

From November 2013 to January 2016, the HPD has issued more than 10,000 violations for dangerous lead paint conditions, according to the HuffPost/WNYC analysis. A few zip codes in Northern Manhattan, the Bronx and Brooklyn
Men’s Cincinnati Reds Authentic Personalized Name and Number Home White Baseball Jersey accounted for half of those violations. About 10 percent of the nearly 2,000 landlords who were issued lead paint violations during that two-year span were responsible for most of the violations. The HuffPost/WNYC analysis was based on the HPD database of housing code violations, owner registration and property records.

“We are committed to identifying children who may be at risk of lead exposure,” said a health department spokesperson in an emailed statement. “We will continue to zero in our efforts in the communities that are the most vulnerable.”

The housing department did not respond to requests for comment.

Since 2004, when the law was implemented, there has been an 80 percent drop in the number of New York children with a blood lead level above the Centers for
Women’s Personalized Any Name Any Number Cincinnati Reds Home White Baseball Jersey Disease Control threshold of 5 micrograms per deciliter. However, in 2014 more than 6,000 had a blood lead level above that threshold, according to health department data.

The HuffPost/WNYC report identified landlords Moshe Piller and Ved Parkash among those with the highest number of lead paint violations over the past two years. And in the past decade more than 10 families have sued the landlords Men’s Cincinnati Reds Authentic Personalized Stitched Any Name Any Number Red BP Baseball Jersey alleging their children were exposed to the toxic metal because peeling lead paint had not been removed from their apartments.

On Monday, 38 tenants filed a lawsuit against Parkash claiming their homes, in one of his buildings in the Bronx, don’t meet the standards of habitability and have hundreds of uncorrected maintenance issues, including peeling lead paint,
Cincinnati Reds Personalized Jersey according to the New York Daily News. The building, at 750 Grand Concourse had three lead paint violations between November 2013 and January 2016, according to the HuffPost/WNYC report.

“It’s unconscionable,” said James. “These people live in these conditions and he continues to collect the rent.”

Reds infielders Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips rank in Top 5, need ASG votes

CINCINNATI — Some of the hometown Reds have a chance of cracking the starting lineup when the All-Star Game returns to the Queen City this summer. First baseman Joey Votto, second baseman Brandon Phillips, shortstop Zack Cozart and third baseman Todd Frazier are all listed in the top five of their positions after the first round of voting. Fans can cast their votes through the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot.

Frazier is the highest-ranked Red, sitting in third place behind the Cardinals’Matt Carpenter and the Cubs’ Kris Bryant at third base. However, Frazier — who clubbed his 14th home run during the Reds’ 6-4 loss to the Rockies on Wednesday — has ground to make up, with 424,035 votes compared to Carpenter’s 1,113,060.

Cozart is in fourth place among shortstops with 431,365 votes. Another Cardinal, Jhonny Peralta, is in first place with 595,741.

Brandon Phillips Jersey is in fourth place at second base with 337,146 votes behind leader Dee Gordon (934,249) of the Marlins.

Joey Votto rounds out the pack, currently in fifth place at first base with 384,285 votes. Adrian Gonzalez of the Dodgers leads the voting with 929,016.

Cozart is looking for his first All-Star Game appearance, while Frazier was selected to his first career All-Star Game last season. Phillips is a three-time NL All-Star, and Votto is a four-time NL All-Star.

Fans can cast their votes for starters at MLB.com and all 30 club sites — on their computers, tablets and smartphones — using the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot until Thursday, July 2, at 11:59 p.m. ET. For the first time, voting is exclusively online, where fans may submit up to 35 ballots.

Fans may also receive the ballot by texting VOTE to 89269 (USA) or 101010 (Canada). Or text VOTA for a ballot in Spanish. Message and data rates may apply. Up to five messages. No purchase required. Reply STOP to cancel. Reply HELP for info.

Following the announcement of the 2015 All-Stars, be sure to return to MLB.com and cast your 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote for the final player for each league’s All-Star roster. On Tuesday, July 14, watch the 2015 All-Star Game live on FOX, and during the game visit MLB.com to submit your choice for the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award presented by Chevrolet via the 2015 MLB All-Star Game MVP Vote.

MLB.com will provide extensive online coverage of All-Star Week festivities.

The 86th All-Star Game will be televised nationally by FOX, in Canada by Rogers Sportsnet and RDS, and worldwide by partners in more than 200 countries via MLB International’s independent feed. ESPN Radio and ESPN Radio Deportes will provide national radio coverage of the All-Star Game. MLB Network and SiriusXM will also provide comprehensive All-Star Week coverage. For more information, please visit redsmerchandise.com.