October 19th, 2002: The day the World Series came to Anaheim

Today is October 19th, and 14 years ago, on this very day, the Angels entered their first ever World Series, squaring off against Barry Bonds and the San Francisco Giants. It was the final stage of an already-improbably run, and things were about to pop off at Edison International Field (OMG EDISON INTERNATIONAL FIELD!). Remember? Well, the Angels lost, but still, it was a World...
Via Halos Heaven
October 19, 2016

QUIZ: Name the last Los Angeles Angels player to make the MLB All-star Game in each position

The Los Angeles Angels have continued to add "star power" to their MLB roster or have seen "rising stars" emerge from within the club. Can you name the most recent player at each position on the team with an All-Star Game appearance?
June 15, 2016  |  Discuss

The Best Handlers of the Hot Corner in Halo History

The Halos have had an impressive array of third baseman ranging from Doug DeCinces to the 2002 World Series MVP Troy Glaus. Although there are many solid candidates for the best handler of the hot corner in Halo history, I have compiled a list of three very compelling candidates all with their own strengths and weaknesses. This list has borderline Hall of Fame players on it as well...
Via Halo Headquarters
June 05, 2016

Cooperstown 2016: Troy Glaus

TROY GLAUS First Year on Ballot PLAYING CAREER: Anaheim Angels (1998–2004), Arizona Diamondbacks (2005), Toronto Blue Jays (2006–2007), St. Louis Cardinals (2008–2009) and Atlanta Braves (2010). ACHIEVEMENTS: 320 career home runs in 13 seasons. Four-time All-Star (2000-2001, 2003 and 2006). 2002 World Series champion and World Series MVP. Two-time Silver Slugger Award (2000...
Via Hall of Very Good
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Sometimes Baseball Makes No Sense. Thankfully.

There was no way the St. Louis Cardinals were going to win that game .  There was no good reason why they should and many reasons why they shouldn’t.  It just wasn’t a game that was going to be a good outcome. Yet we are talking this morning about a magic number of 8 ( worn at times by Troy Glaus , Allen Craig , Gary Gaetti , and [...]
Via The Cardinal Conclave
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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