With most of regulars playing for the first time, Angels beat Padres

THE GAME: The Angels snapped a seventh-inning tie for the second straight game, this time to beat the San Diego Padres, 5-3, on Monday at Tempe Diablo Stadium. The Angels improved to 3-0 this spring.

PITCHING REPORT: RH J.C. Ramirez pitched a perfect first inning, with two strikeouts, but then he gave up two walks and two hits and couldn’t get out of the second. Ramirez said he was fatigued, still not being used to working more than one inning. Ramirez is in camp as a starter, but he pitched well for the Angels as a reliever last season, and he’s likely to be in the bullpen again this season. He also said he can get stronger and keep trying to start as long as the Angels want to keep the experiment going… LH Nate Smith, one of the top starting pitching prospect in the system, pitched two scoreless innings in his spring debut. Smith has an outside shot at…

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