Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 12/10/12
     It would make no sense to deny the fact that the Los Angeles Angels lost some firepower they had in their rotation last season. With Zack Greinke signing with the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Angels have now lost three starting pitchers from their 2012 rotation. Ervin Santana was traded to Kansas City earlier this offseason and Dan Haren just signed a 1 year, $13 million contract with the Washington Nationals. While few in the game have the ability to lead or co-lead a pitching staff like Greinke, I want to make a case for the Angels starting pitching staff to still be fine next season.     It is safe to say the hardest sell will be how the Angels could possibly be better without Greinke. Especially considering they traded their top SS prospect Jean Segura to the Brewers to get Greinke for two months. It was clearly the Angels intention to sign him, but it did not work out. But, the Angels came into the 2012 season with a solid rotation, without Greinke. Jared Weaver finished 3rd ...
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