Kole Calhoun RF LAA 1 day ago

Calhoun went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in a win over the A's on Thursday.

Calhoun's shot in the third inning was the only hit for the Angels in the contest, but it was enough to take home the victory behind starter Nick Tropeano and the bullpen. Calhoun has come to life recently, notching five hits and two home runs in his last three games,.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 3 days ago

Calhoun had a big night against the A's on Tuesday, going 4-for-5 with a home run, three RBI and three runs scored.

Calhoun went 0-for-5 with three strikeouts Monday, but was able to answer the call Tuesday, collecting his third multi-hit game in the last seven contests. He heads into the series finale with a slash line of .293/.326/.537 in 11 games this season.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 1 week ago

Calhoun (calf) will return to the lineup and lead off Friday against the Astros, Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times reports.

Calhoun has been sidelined since Saturday due to the calf issue, but he'll rejoin the lineup Friday. Assuming no setbacks occur, he should be in the lineup consistently moving forward.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 1 week ago

Calhoun (calf) remains out of the lineup Wednesday, according to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register.

Calhoun is not expected to start again until Friday at the earliest, so his absence Wednesday should not come as a big surprise. Collin Cowgill will make his fourth straight start in right field in Calhoun's place.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 2 weeks ago

Calhoun (calf) was available to pinch hit in Tuesday's game, but missed his third straight start.

It was earlier reported that Calhoun wouldn't be available until Friday's game, so expect that to stay the same. In six games so far this season, he's 5-for-21 from the plate with one home run and five RBIs.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 2 weeks ago

Calhoun (calf) does not expect to return to the lineup until Friday at the earliest, Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com reports.

Calhoun singled in a pinch-hit appearance Monday, lending some hope to him returning before the end of the Rangers series, but it sounds like he will be held out at least through Thursday's off day. "It's not there yet," Calhoun said of the calf.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 2 weeks ago

Calhoun (calf) remains out of the lineup Tuesday against the Rangers, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

Calhoun made a pinch-hit appearance in Monday's game, smacking an RBI single in the top of the ninth inning, but was then lifted for a pinch runner and apparently he's not quite ready to return to the field. Collin Cowgill will draw the start in right field again but fall down to the eight-hole in the order against right-hander Nick Martinez.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 2 weeks ago

Calhoun (calf) had a pinch-hit single late in Monday's win over the Rangers.

This only reinforces the notion that Calhoun is close to returning to the lineup. He may be back as early as Tuesday.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 2 weeks ago

Calhoun (calf) is expected to return to the lineup Tuesday against the Rangers, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

Calhoun is on the bench for the second day in a row Monday as he continues to deal with a calf strain -- an issue he says has been nagging him for over a week. It appears as though the 27-year-old is progressing well, but it's still worthwhile to check back in once manager Mike Scioscia fills out his lineup card Tuesday.

Kole Calhoun RF LAA 2 weeks ago

Calhoun (calf) is not in the lineup for Monday's game against the Rangers, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

Calhoun will sit for a second consecutive day after being a late scratch Sunday as he nurses a calf strain. The 27-year-old is still considered day-to-day and could return for Tuesday's contest, but Collin Cowgill will lead off and man the right field duties in his absence.