Found March 15, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
Despite having some of the brightest stars in the game, both young and old, a $160 million payroll and sky high expecations, the Los Angeles Angels are far from a perfect team. Many have picked the Halos as their World Series favorite, much like they did last season when they failed to even qualify for the playoffs for the third consecutive season. Led by wunderkind Mike Trout, the Angels have an uncharacteristically high octane offense but an off-season overhaul of their pitching staff has many wondering if they haven't set themselves up for a fourth straight post-season spent on the golf course. Strengths Mike Trout. After his incredible rookie season, it almost seems like an insult to refer to him as a strength. Perhaps a force of nature would be more appropriate? With all that he does in the batter's box, on the basepaths and in the outfield, Trout makes the Angels a team to be reckoned with no matter who is surrounding him on the roster. After all, we are talkin...
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