• Since May 20, Mike Trout leads the Majors in batting average (.393), slugging (.787) and on-base percentage (.473). His 13-game hitting streak ended Friday, but he had at least one hit in 24 of his past 26 games entering Saturday, when he went 0-for-4.
According to FanGraphs, Trout leads the Majors in WAR since the start of 2012 with 26 wins above replacement, followed by Andrew McCutchen (19), Miguel Cabrera (18) and Robinson Cano (17).
• Kevin Jepsen pushed his streak of consecutive scoreless outings to a career-best 19 on Friday. He registered 15 strikeouts in 14 innings with six walks during the stretch. Jepsen's streak ended Saturday with a leadoff home run by Texas' Shin-Soo Choo in the ninth inning of the Angel's 3-2, 10-inning victory.
• Angels opponents are batting just .233, tied for the second lowest mark in the American League. The Angels starting rotation owns a 3.61 ERA, third in the AL, and are fifth in innings pitched with 446. Garrett Richards is second among starters in the AL in holding hitters to a .206 average.
Lyle Spencer is a columnist for MLB.com This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.