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Boxscore Breakdown Game #11: No More Drama, Please – Mets 7, Angels 6

So much drama in this game coming on the heels of the extra innings affair the night before. I need a break. Run Expectancy Rundown Raul Ibanez obviously had the biggest hit of the night and Collin Cowgill went out of his way to make sure I looked bad for deriding his choice as the right-handed half of the lead-off platoon. Howie Kendrick just plain stunk. The Angels got wrecked...
Via Monkey with a Halo
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodging Monkey Feces

Never easy, is it? This game had kick in the nuts written all over it. Just by the way it started, which seems so long ago now … Collin Cowgill throwing out Eric Young Jr. on a sac fly, and looking a little too excited after doing it. Then after scoring on an Albert Pujols single, the extended … almost Shane Victorino-like … hand clap after crossing the plate. Oh, and then...
Via Metstradamus
5 days ago  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Angels 6

After a heartbreaking loss that extended into the wee hours of Saturday morning, the Mets forced their fans to stay awake into the wee hours of Sunday morning. A promising night, with clutch hits, and a comeback story for the Mets, quickly turning into another extra inning affair, when Raul Ibanez hit a familiar home run (see the Yankees-Tigers postseason history) against Jose Valverde...
Via Mets Merized Online
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Story Writes Itself

Friday night’s hook was, obviously, Lucas Duda blasting two home runs against Cincinnati … slightly more than 24 hours after it was announced that Duda was going to get an “extended look” at first base, whatever that means. (After Collin Cowgill was the “everyday center fielder” for four days, I’m not sure I trust any of these declarations.) It is your made for television...
Via Metstradamus
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels annouce their Opening Day roster

Following the 6-2 win over the Dodgers on Saturday night, the Angels announced who made their Opening Day roster. The final two bench spots went to right-handed-hitting outfielder Collin Cowgill and left-handed-hitting infielder Ian Stewart. They’ll be alongside utility infielder John McDonald and backup catcher Hank Conger. The final four bullpen spots went to RHP’s Matt Shoemaker...
Via In The Neutral Zone
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels announce Opening Day roster

The Angels' announced the club's Opening Day roster for the 2014 season. Some notable moves were Collin Cowgill beating out J.B. Schuck for the fourth outfielder spot. Right-hander Matt Shoemaker found a spot in the bullpen as the long reliever and Ian Stewart got the backup infield job in favor of Grant Green. Right-handers Dane De La Rosa and Ryan Brasier and left-handers...
Via Fox Sports West
19 days ago  |  Discuss

A's Jarrod Parker to undergo second Tommy John surgery

Jarrod Parker has developed into one of the Oakland A’s best pitchers and a guy who could develop into one of the top righties in the American League. Unfortunately that will have to wait, as Parker will undergo Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow for the second time. A few days ago the A’s claimed they didn’t think Parker had any structural damage in his right elbow,...
Via Rumors and Rants
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels rough up Bauer in win over Indians

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) -- Collin Cowgill's two-run homer off Trevor Bauer highlighted a three-run fifth inning that carried the Los Angeles Angels over the Cleveland Indians 8-3 Monday. Cowgill played in 50 games last season for the Angels after coming from the New York Mets in a midseason trade. Grant Green, competing for a job as the Angels' utility infielder, had two hits...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

D-backs game report: Monday, March 3

Angels 3, Diamondbacks 2 Game recap: Brandon McCarthy was sick Monday, but it did not show in his pitching. He gave up three hits, only one out of the infield, in five shutout innings in the Diamondbacks' 3-2 loss to the Angels. Former Arizona outfielder Collin Cowgill's double down the left-field line was the only ball out of the infield off McCarthy. D-backs shortstop prospect...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

MMO Fan Shot: Did Not Having A Leadoff Man Hurt Mets More Than We Think?

Opening Day Lead-off Man, Collin Cowgill On September 22, 2013, Rob Rogan of Mets360.com wrote an article titled, The 2013 Mets were worse than you thought. In his article, he includes the following table to show how the Mets performed by position using fWAR: From April 20 - May 25, the Mets record was 9-22, a .290 winning percentage.  Horrible.  Their opponents were: Nationals...
Via Mets Merized Online
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowgill homers, steals home as Angels beat Seattle

It's been obvious for quite some time that the Los Angeles Angels weren't going to the playoffs. Now it's official. The Angels beat Seattle 6-5 Saturday night for their 21st victory in 28 games, but this surge came way too late. Earlier in the day, they were mathematically eliminated from postseason contention. After starting the year with big expectations, boosted...
Via AP on Fox
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowgill homers, steals home as Angels beat Seattle

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Collin Cowgill homered and also stole home as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 6-5 Saturday night. Rookie Grant Green hit a three-run double to help Jerome Williams win his fourth straight start. The Angels won for the 21st time in 28 games. Earlier in the day, they were officially eliminated from postseason contention. After starting the...
Via Fox Sports West
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowgill and Williams lead Angels over Rays 6-2

Collin Cowgill hit a three-run double, one of 11 hits the Los Angeles Angels got against reigning AL Cy Young winner David Price through his first 2 1-3 innings, and Jerome Williams ended a streak of eight straight losing decisions in a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night. The Rays' ninth loss in 12 games, coupled with Boston's 9-8 win at New York, dropped...
Via AP on Fox
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels get to David Price early, beat Rays 6-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Collin Cowgill hit a three-run double, one of 11 hits the Los Angeles Angels got against reigning AL Cy Young winner David Price through his first 2 1-3 innings, and Jerome Williams ended a streak of eight straight losing decisions in a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night. The Rays' ninth loss in 12 games, coupled with Boston's 9...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels get to David Price early, beat Rays 6-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Collin Cowgill hit a three-run double, one of 11 hits the Los Angeles Angels got against reigning AL Cy Young winner David Price through his first 2 1-3 innings, and Jerome Williams ended a streak of eight straight losing decisions in a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night. The Rays' ninth loss in 12 games, coupled with Boston's 9...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels get to David Price early, beat Rays 6-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Collin Cowgill hit a three-run double, one of 11 hits the Los Angeles Angels got against reigning AL Cy Young winner David Price through his first 2 1-3 innings, and Jerome Williams ended a streak of eight straight losing decisions in a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night. The Rays' ninth loss in 12 games, coupled with Boston's 9...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels get to David Price early, beat Rays 6-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Collin Cowgill hit a three-run double, one of 11 hits the Los Angeles Angels got against reigning AL Cy Young winner David Price through his first 2 1-3 innings, and Jerome Williams ended a streak of eight straight losing decisions in a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night. The Rays' ninth loss in 12 games, coupled with Boston's 9...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Vargas and Aybar come off waivers, Buckner recalled, Cowgill optioned

The August 22nd, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Vargas and Aybar come off waivers, Buckner recalled, Cowgill optioned and much more... The Story: The waiver period expired on Jason Vargas and Erick Aybar and both players remained with the team. The Monkey Says: As of this writing it is unclear whether or not they both passed through waivers...
Via Monkey with a Halo
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Lucie Logistics: Kyle Johnson, Who We Received For Cowgill, Has A 14 Game Hitting Streak

Worth noting: As the end of the season approaches, the Mets have already started looking ahead to the 2014 campaign. The most important part of that checklist includes shelving pitchers who have reached their innings limits. Matthew Bowman, who made the transition from reliever to starter this year, was the first player shut down under those guidelines. The 22-year-old amassed 127...
Via MetsMinor.net
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Johnson Finding A Home In Mets System

On June 25th, the Mets traded Collin Cowgill, their opening day center fielder, to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for Kyle Johnson, a speedy outfielder in the lower minors. Coincidentally, Johnson was a 25th rounder for the Angels in last year’s draft, and found his way into our organization on the 25th of June. After originally being assigned to Savannah after the trade, ...
Via MetsMinor.net
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Cowgill to be called up, Trout atop AL outfielder All-Star voting

The July 2nd, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Cowgill to be called up, Trout atop AL outfielder All-Star voting and much more... The Story: The Angels are expected to call up Collin Cowgill today. The Monkey Says: As was suspected. What we don't know is if Cowgill will get a chance to play much. Shuck has held his own against left-handed...
Via Monkey with a Halo
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Vargas to miss a month with surgery, Bourjos ready to play, Halos acquire Cowgill

The June 26th, 2013 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels including Vargas to miss a month with surgery, Bourjos ready to play, Halos acquire Cowgill and much more... The Story: Jason Vargas will have surgery to remove his blood clot and will miss 3-4 weeks. The Monkey Says: That is actually great news. He won't be able to throw for two weeks, but the team...
Via Monkey with a Halo
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels get OF Cowgill from Mets for minor leaguer

The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder Collin Cowgill from the New York Mets for minor leaguer Kyle Johnson on Tuesday. The spunky Cowgill started in center field for the Mets on opening day and hit a grand slam, but was unable to build on his big start and was demoted to the minors in early May. After being recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas on June 11, he was designated for...
Via AP on Fox
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowgill Shipped to Los Angeles for Johnson

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, The New York Mets have traded OF Collin Cowgill to the Los Angeles Angels for minor league OF Kyle Johnson. Cowgill was acquired last December from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for third baseman Jefry Marte and was appointed the club’s opening day center fielder this year, but never got a prolonged opportunity to play despite an impressive...
Via Around Citi
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Mets Trade Collin Cowgill To Angels For Kyle Johnson

The Mets have traded Collin Cowgill to the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for minor league right fielder Kyle Johnson. Johnson, 23, was batting .308 with with a .414 on base and had 16 doubles, three triples, two home runs and 30 RBI in 67 games for Single-A Burlington. He also had 30 stolen bases. The right-handed hitting outfielder was drafted in the 25th round of the 2012 Draft...
Via Mets Merized Online
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

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