Los Angeles Angels defeat Boston Red Sox, 13-4

ANAHEIM, Calif. — For the Red Sox, good vibrations have never been hard to find when they come to Southern California for a visit.

This is where Hendu hit his home run, where RemDawg made it to the big leagues, where Nomar Garciaparra’s old neighborhood turned out en masse, where Kevin Millar’s mom threw an open house for her son and his pals, where Bronson Arroyo recorded his CD, where Jennifer Lopez sat through extra innings with Ben Affleck, where Tom Werner cruised dow...

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- After an exhilarating session of batting practice in which he hit four consecutive balls into the seats to end one round, and also threw effortlessly while taking fly balls in the outfield, Trot Nixon said he thought there was a good chance he could begin a rehab assignment as soon as tomorrow.

''I'm fine," Nixon said before the Red Sox were thrashed by the Angels, 13-4, last night. ''I'm going to take some batting practice [today] against Foulkie [Ke...