Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/29/12
Going into this season, the Los Angeles Angels thought they might have the best rotation in the American League, if not all of the majors. They have good reason to think that way again. The Angels sent top infield prospect Jean Segura and two well-regarded minor league pitchers to the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday in exchange for Zack Greinke. The right-hander joins a rotation that had started to fray around the edges over the past month. In the 24 games before Friday, Angels starting pitchers had a 5.72 ERA. Take away ace Jered Weaver's six starts in that time, and the collective ERA jumps to 7.04. "We're better. There's no doubt about that," manager Mike Scioscia said before the Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 Friday night. "It's going to take more than one guy, and hopefully we're moving towards that. C.J. (Wilson) has been consistent. Weave has been incredible. The other three spots have been a little hit and miss. "We're working towards hopefully have those five spokes o...
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