The Angels beat the Mariners 5-0 on Wednesday night in Anaheim but had to wait a while to watch the A’s blow a ninth-inning lead against the Rangers before they could officially celebrate their clinching of the American League West championship. Several thousand Angels fans waited too. MLB.com has the video:
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It was the first division title for the Halos since 2009. They currently hold the top seed in the American League playoff tree with a record of 95-57. The Orioles would be the second seed right now with a record of 92-60.