Originally written on Monkey with a Halo  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Vernon Wells is gone but he won't be forgotten, though most of us probably want to. In the interest of fairness to a player who was universally maligned from almost the exact second he was acquired, let's take an exhaustive look at the highlights of his Angel career: June 28th, 2011 against the Nationals - Vernon went 4-for-5 with a homer, a double, three runs scored and two RBIs. June 13th, 2011 against the Mariners - Wells smacked two homers off of Jason Vargas, plating three runs. What a whirlwind two weeks that was! Farewell, Vernon Wells. We will always remember you, mostly for the wrong reasons. May your playing days continue for a long time even though your career died two years ago. [follow]
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