Originally posted on Monkey with a Halo  |  Last updated 1/8/13
The January 8th, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including ZiPS projects the Angels, thoughts on Bourjos' job security and much more... The Story: The 2013 ZiPS projections are now available for the Angels. The Monkey Says: The good news is that the rotation shapes up a bit better than most expect.  The bad news is that ZiPS does not have a rosy forecast for the likes of Hamilton, Bourjos and Trumbo.  Obviously these are just mathematical projections, so don't fret too much, but don't just ignore them either. The Story: Alden Gonzalez believes another slow start could cause Peter Bourjos to give way to Vernon Wells. The Monkey Says: I totally agree.  That is I agree that Scioscia might do that, not that it is a good idea.  Honestly, I'd rather see Kole Calhoun get a shot at bumping Bourjos out of the lineup rather than Wells. The Story: Projecting Mike Trout's 2013 season. The Monkey Says: Thus far ZiPS is the most pessi...
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