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The July 27th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels ...
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So what's the going rate for two to three months of Zack Grienke followed by a series of frantic attempts to resign him for less than 20 million dollars a year? As we found out just a moment ago, three pretty solid prospects. The Angels sent RHP's Ariel Pena and John Hellweg and shortstop Jean Segura to the Brewers for Grienke's services in a move that's be...
The Milwaukee Brewers finally pulled the trigger on the trade that everyone was expecting. The organization traded starter Zack Greinke to the Los Angeles Angels for a three-prospect package headlined by middle infielder Jean Segura.
Segura, 22, was recently promoted to the majors for the first time in his pro career and was one of the Angels’ top prospects – if not their best...
Deal is done: Greinke to #Angels, sources tell me and @jonmorosi. @Ken_Rosenthal
#Brewers getting shortstop Jean Segura and two Double A pitchers from #Angels for Greinke. “Finishing touches” being applied. Deal is done. @Ken_Rosenthal
If the Angels weren’t already one of the favorites to win it all, they are now. In a playoffs series they will be throwing...
ANAHEIM, CA – The Angels today acquired RHP Zack Greinke (pronounced ‘GRANKY’) from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for INF Jean Segura, RHP Ariel Pena and RHP Johnny Hellweg. Today’s announcement was made by General Manager Jerry Dipoto. Greinke, 28, went 9-3 with a 3.44 ERA (123 IP – 47 ER) in 21 starts this season with Milwaukee. He spent the 2011 campaign...
The Los Angeles Angels just won't stop.
First, they signed free-agent first baseman Albert Pujols and left-hander C.J. Wilson during the offseason.
Now they have snagged the biggest prize on this year's trade market, right-hander Zack Greinke.
The Angels acquired Greinke from the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday for shortstop Jean Segura and Double A right-handers Johnny Hellweg...
Zack Greinke is heading to Los Angeles. The Angels have reportedly traded for the Brewers right-hander, according to multiple reports, in exchange for a package of prospects including shortstop Jean Segura. Brewers general manager Doug Melvin had said previously that his ace pitcher was definitely going to be traded before the July 31 deadline, and now he's made good on that...
While three of his teammates were shipped to contenders earlier in the week, Josh Johnson is still in Miami - at least for the time being.
Johnson takes the hill in what could be his final start in a Marlins uniform Sunday afternoon when Miami concludes a three-game set against the San Diego Padres.
After moving Omar Infante and Anibal Sanchez to Detroit and Hanley Ramirez to the...
Torii Hunter left the Notre Dame campus surprised by what he’d seen. IrishEyes.com caught up with Hunter for his thoughts about his visit and more.
It takes a lot to steal the spotlight away from Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen, but Elly Hayes, Brooke Buck, Heidi Johnson and Jamie Buehrle did just that in The Franchise. Brooke, wife of Miami Marlins catcher John Buck, Heidi, wife of pitcher Josh Johnson, Elizabeth, wife of catcher Brett Hayes, and Jamie, wife of starting pitcher Mark Buehrle, took a fishing trip recently and,...
[caption id="attachment_15" align="alignleft" width="347"] The Greinke trade sends the Brewers and Angels in opposite directions.[/caption]
By: Nicholas Beardi [AD]
With the trading away of Zack Greinke yesterday, the Brewers are announcing two things to the league: First and foremost, they are very publicly bowing out of any chance they may have...
Your mind and Twitter just exploded as Ken Rosenthal just reported that the Angels have pulled of a trade for Zack Greinke, thus filling their need for another front-line pitcher:
#Brewers getting shortstop Jean Segura and two Double A pitchers from #Angels for Greinke. "Finishing touches" being applied. Deal is done.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 27, 2012...
Here's the running list of Josh Johnson rumors leading up to the trade deadline:
– According to Buster Olney of ESPN, the Marlins are “open-minded” about trading Johnson. He says that the Marlins will “weigh the offers and make their choices.”
– Some people are saying that the Marlins are asking more for Johnson that the Brewers got for Zack Greinke (via Danny Knobler...
MLB Network Insider Richard Justice on Josh Hamilton