Found April 01, 2013 on Angelswin:
  By Brian Waller, Columnist Finally, opening day has arrived for the Halos! The 2013 season is set to kick off for the Angels at the Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati, Ohio as the Angels and Reds lock up for a 3-game series. After a loooong month and a half of watching meaningless games, we now get to watch the Halos play in meaningful games! Game Date/Times/TV Schedule 3/1 – Angels @ Reds / 4:10pm (ET) / Fox Sports West 3/2 – Off 3/3 - Angels @ Reds / 7:10pm (ET) / Fox Sports West 3/4 – Angels @ Reds / 12:35pm (ET) / Fox Sports West & MLB Network Probable Pitchers 3/1 –Jered Weaver (0-0, -.—ERA) vs Johnny Cueto (0-0, -.—ERA) 3/2 – Off 3/3 –C.J. Wilson (0-0, -.—ERA) vs Matt Latos (0-0, -.—ERA) 3/4 –Joe Blanton (0-0, -.—ERA) vs Bronson Arroyo (0-0, -.—ERA) Weather 3/1 – 46 degrees, mostly cloudy w/ 20% chance of rain 3/2 – N/A 3/3 – 49 degrees, mostly sunny w/ 10% chance of rain 3/4 – 56 degrees,cloudy w/ 10% chance of rain Playe

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Ryan Ludwick dislocated his shoulder yesterday. That is certainly a different injury than a separated shoulder. The injury is almost guaranteed to lead to a trip to the DL for Ludwick, the question is how long. I have been asked several times in the three hours since the injury was announced, so I will just address it here. No matter how long of a trip Ludwick is expected to see...

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