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The Rising and Falling of Prospects (#30-20)

Prospects are a little like investing in the stock market.  You gamble on young players, just the way you would on stocks.  You diversify your portfolio just as you diversify your prospects in your system.  Some will have a very low floor and a very high ceiling, like high school players with a lot of talent but little refinement.  These are basically lotto tickets, you’re...
Via Monkey with a Halo
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Hamilton makes adjustments at plate, Moran to get Tommy John surgery

The April 9th, 2014 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Hamilton makes adjustments at plate, Moran to get Tommy John surgery and much more… The Story: Josh Hamilton credits an adjustment at the plate for his hot start to the season. The Monkey Says: That could be it, but it could also be that nobody is throwing him anything over the plate so far this season...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels reliever Brian Moran to have Tommy John surgery

Another hour, another Tommy John surgery. Alden Gonzalez of reports that Angels left-hander Brian Moran — acquired from the Blue Jays in December’s Rule 5 Draft — needs the reconstructive elbow surgery after being diagnosed with a torn ligament.
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels place Sean Burnett, Dane De La Rosa and Brian Moran on DL

The Los Angeles Angels made a few moves to finalize their 25 man roster as they head into the season opener against the Seattle Mariners on Monday.  An area the team need improvement from to contend this season is overall pitching, which was 24th in the league with a 4.23 ERA. But the team has had a few injury problems this spring to the pitching staff forcing them to place Sean...
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March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

MWAH 2014 Angels Prospects Countdown #30: Brian Moran

Just making the cut as our first featured prospect is Brian Moran who shows us that the Angel farm system is so lacking in depth, that the Halos need to steal prospects from the Mariners. Brian Moran Position: RP    Highest Level: AAA Bats: L    Throws: L    Height: 6'3"    Weight: 210 Age: 25    Born: 9/30/1988 2013 Rank: Unranked 2013 Season Stats...
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January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Angels still frontrunner for Garza, add LHP Brian Moran via Rule V draft

The December 13th, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Angels still frontrunner for Garza, add LHP Brian Moran via Rule V draft and much more... The Story: The Angels and Diamondbacks are still considered the frontrunners to sign Matt Garza. The Monkey Says: Talks appear to have slowed a bit though. It could be a bit now that the Winter Meetings...
Via Monkey with a Halo
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Marlins draftee Colin Moran homers in first pro at-bat

First-round draft pick Colin Moran waited five pitches to make an impression as a Miami Marlins minor leaguer. Moran homered in his first at-bat for Class A Greensboro on Wednesday night, when the third baseman from the University of North Carolina made his professional debut. Drafted with the reputation of being a line-drive gap hitter, Moran sent a 2-2 pitch over the right-field...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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