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Halo Headlines: Scioscia finishes 2nd in AL MOY voting, Dipoto won’t pursue top free agents

The November 12th, 2014 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Scioscia finishes 2nd in AL MOY voting, Dipoto won’t pursue top free agents and much more… The Story: Mike Scioscia finished second in the voting for AL Manager of the Year. The Monkey Says: As expected. He really wasn’t even close. He also really never stood much of a chance because voters...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Nobody really knows what the Angels will and won’t do this offseason

Do we really know the guidelines Jerry Dipoto is working under this offseason? I think that we think we know, but do we really know? Last offseason, we knew. Angels management said time and time again that they would not do anything that would cause them to forfeit their first round draft pick. They followed through on that by not actively pursuing any free agent that had received...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

DiPoto thinks Angels have quietly improved pitching staff

The first Wednesday in November suddenly became a busy one within the Angels organization. The club announced two trades Wednesday. First, the club dealt local product and backup catcher Hank Conger to Houston for pitcher Nick Tropeano and minor league catcher Carlos Perez. Soon after, the club announced it acquired former Long Beach State Dirtbag and Los Angeles native, lefty reliever...
Via Fox Sports West
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels go big to sign Cuban IF Roberto Baldoquin for $8 million

For the entirety of Jerry Dipoto’s tenure, he has largely ignored the Cuban market. In fact, it is only in the last year that the Halos started investing more heavily in the international market overall. Well, that all changed today with the signing of Cuban 3B/OF Roberto Baldoquin: BREAKING: Angels, Cuban INF Roberto Baldoquin, 20, agree to $8 million signing bonus. Played for...
Via Monkey with a Halo
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Dipoto doesn’t want to emulate Royals, Angels might have to spend more money

The October 29th, 2014 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Dipoto doesn’t want to emulate Royals, Angels might have to spend more money and much more… The Story: Jerry Dipoto won’t copy the Royals blueprint in adjusting the roster this offseason. The Monkey Says: He wants the Angels to be a bit younger and more athletic, but he seems to be pretty happy...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

The Angels Should Extend GM Jerry Dipoto’s Contract Now

With the All-Star Break upon us, it’s time to look back and reflect on the season to date and the big questions facing the team. No question is as big for the future of this franchise than whether or not the Angels should extend Jerry Dipoto as the Angels General Manager. His contract is up at the end of this year, and so far there has been no indication whether the team will extend...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Dipoto: Angels formidable enough to catch up with Oakland

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Oakland Athletics were the team that truly brought the July 4th fireworks when they pulled off a blockbuster trade for two of the best starting pitchers in baseball Friday night. Early Saturday morning, their AL West Division rival in the Los Angeles Angels made a move themselves, though not nearly one as big or shrewd as the one made in Oakland. The Angels...
Via Fox Sports West
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

So why do the Angels suck?

Over the weekend, various reports have emerged suggesting that the Angels are likely to fire either GM Jerry DiPoto or longtime manager Mike Scioscia in the wake of their disastrous 2013 season. While Scioscia denies that there is an abnormal rift between the field staff and the front office, there’s enough smoke here to believe […]
Via Fangraphs
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels GM Jerry Dipoto Interviews with

Interview conducted on January 23, 2013 by David Saltzer, Senior Writer  Whenever I go to a meeting, I hope to get just one bit of useful information in order to call the meeting a success. Sometimes that doesn’t always happen, but I am always hopeful. Yesterday I met with Jerry Dipoto, the General Manager for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. I hoped to ask...
Via Angelswin
January 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Dipoto trying to solve Angels' relievers mystery

As the Angels bullpen bungled away six leads in the first 22 games of the season, Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto had good reason to look back on the winter and wonder what he could have done to forestall the relief issues that are likely to haunt them this season. But the Angels GM says he has no regrets about his decision to make only modest changes in the bullpen, signing...
Via Fox Sports West
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

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