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All right, that’s debatable. But hey, Mike Trout’s only making what, circa 400K this season? Even he could use a 998-dollar profit.
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The June 14th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels ...
Los Angeles Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto readily admits they were probably his top two concerns "leaving the dock out of spring training." The Angels had no consistent leadoff presence and their bullpen was too thin to back an outstanding starting rotation. Now, however, those two areas have essentially been dealt with -- with the promotion of rookie outfielder...
By Scott Stedman - AngelsWin.com Minor League Reporter
Salt Lake Bees - After winning 5 in a row, the Bees have now dropped 4 straight. In the rotation, the veteran Greg Smith has led the way after a promotion from Double-A Arkansas on May 13th. On Tuesday, the 28-year-old southpaw tossed 7 beautiful innings, surrendering just 1 earned run while striking out 5. In...
After a terrible start with the Angels, Albert Pujols loos to be finally settling in. - (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
After such a miserable and well documented start to his first seiason as a member of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, former St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols is having a very hot month of June thus far.
Pujols, who has raised his average to .264 on...
When my grandfather passed away last spring, the family had to clear out and sell the wonderful little house in northern Virginia that he had lived in (with my grandmother, until 2008) since sometime in the sixties. Among the few things that I ended up with, being the baseball guy, was my pick of whatever I thought was salvageable of a large, worn stack of sports magazines that had...
The Los Angeles Angels made their commitments to second baseman Howie Kendrick and shortstop Erick Aybar, but neither is doing much to justify the team's trust this season. Kendrick was signed to a four-year, $33.5 million contract before the season started. Early in the season, Aybar agreed to a four-year, $35 million contract extension that will kick in next season (after...
LOS ANGELES Wednesday was beginning to look like just another miserable night at the plate for Erick Aybar -- and there have been too many of them this season.
Pop fly, double play grounder, fly ball out. Aybar's batting average had fallen to .218 by the time he came to bat in the ninth inning at Dodger Stadium. There was no reason to think this would be any different.
My story of Mr. C.J. Wilson and how witnessing one hit changed my life
By Lily Deerinwater - AngelsWin.com Feature Writer
On Tuesday, June 28, 2011, C.J. Wilson got his first MLB hit, a standup triple, while playing an interleague game against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. It was the first triple by a Rangers pitcher since...
ANAHEIM, Calif. The pitcher and the manager agreed on two salient points Friday night.
The pitcher felt good, and the pitcher made one critical mistake.
Sometimes that's all it takes. Dan Haren knows that as well as anyone.
The Angels right-hander threw a pretty good game against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the opener of a three-game series at Angel Stadium. The one pitch...
The Diamondbacks are facing the Angels in Southern California for the first time in more than a decade. A familiar face will be waiting for them on the mound.
Angels starter Dan Haren is set to face the Diamondbacks for the first time since being traded nearly two years ago in Friday night's series opener.
Arizona helped Los Angeles (34-30) a bit Thursday with an 11-3 win over...
By Jonathan Northrop - AngelsWin.com Columnist
We can split up the season in relatively rough, but surprising close, thirds:
First 20 games: 6-14 (.300)
Next 23 games: 12-11 (.522)
Last 21 games: 16-5 (.762)
This was of course before last night's 5-0 loss to the Diamondbacks, but it doesn't change the fact that the Angels just keep getting better. They won'...
By Brian Waller, AngelsWin.com Columnist
The Angels continue to roll! Their rotation survived the thin air of Colorado and their bullpen came through when needed in L.A. as the Halos wrapped up a 6-game road trip with a 5-1 record. The Angels will now return home and welcome to town the defending National League West Division champs, the Arizona Diamondbacks...
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Cam Bedrosian, RHP, Los Angeles Angels
Current Level: A
2012 Top 15 Prospects Ranking: 14th
Current Value: Underrated
The 29th overall selection in the 2010 draft, Bedrosian was one of my favorite prep arms available that year. He made just five appearances, though, before hurting his elbow and undergoing Tommy John surgery. Just 17 when he was draft, the right-hander is still just...
@ Arizona Diamonbacks (32-32) @ Los Angels Angels of Anaheim (34-31)Pitching Probables: ARI -- Joe Saunders (4-4, 3.48 ERA) LAA -- Ervin Santana (3-7, 5.74 ERA)Game Info: 7:05 PM PT; TV - Fox Sports West; Radio - KLAA 830 I would have never thought an Angels-Diamondbacks series could have so much intrigue. Last night brought us the Dan Haren vs. his old team dynamic (which did...