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Fantasy Roundup: Cursory Thoughts on 6 Breakout Seasons

For anyone who’s stumbled upon our site prior to this April, you probably have seen our Top 200 Countdown. During the offseason we release around three intense player profiles per day counting down the top 200 players in our rankings for the upcoming season. We get pretty detailed with our analysis in these profiles, and we do it for us just as much as we do it for you. While the...
Via Baseball Professor
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Anaheim Angels clinch playoff berth

With a victory over Seattle last night, the Anaheim Angels have secured a spot in the 2014 MLB Postseason. But, in the locker room, there was no celebration. No champagne, no music, no celebrating; hardly even a smile. Showing, that what the Angels really care about, is the AL West title. “Just one step,” said first baseman Albert Pujols to Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com. “We have...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
2 days ago  |  Discuss

By the Numbers: Angels vs. Mariners 9/16/14

Game 151 of 162 (Record 94-56):Angels Stadium: Anaheim, CA, 7:05 PM PSTTelevision: Fox Sports-West, MLBNPitching Matchup:LAA- RHP Cory Rasmus (3-1 2.80 ERA)vs. SEA- LHP Roenis Elias (10-12 3.81 ERA)Magic Number to Clinch AL West:  3Lineup: RF Kole Calhoun CF Mike Trout1B Albert Pujols2B Howie Kendrick3B David FreeseDH Josh HamiltonSS Erick AybarC Chris Iannetta LF Collin CowgillInteresting...
Via In The Neutral Zone
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels Players Power Rankings – Week 25

RANKPLAYERCHANGECOMMENTS 1-- 0 Last Week: 1Mike Trout - Two doubles, two triples and two homers this week. Mike Trout is an equal opportunity slugger. 2-- 0 Last Week: 2Albert Pujols - You guys, Albert Pujols tripled this week. Then he almost tripled in again in that same game. You have no idea how close we all came to Raganrok. 3-- 0 Last Week: 3Jered Weaver - (see Jered...
Via Monkey with a Halo
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels clobber Houston Astros, trim magic number to five

David Freese hit a two-run homer and Mike Trout had an RBI triple during Los Angeles’ seven-run fifth inning, and the Angels beat the Houston Astros 11-3 Friday night for their ninth consecutive victory. Kole Calhoun had a tiebreaking, two-run single in the fifth for the major league-leading Angels (92-55), who began their final homestand by reducing their magic number to five...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels run win streak to 9, top Astros to reduce magic number to 5

  David Freese hit a two-run homer and Mike Trout had an RBI triple during Los Angeles' seven-run fifth inning, and the Angels beat the Houston Astros 11-3 Friday night for their ninth consecutive victory. Kole Calhoun had a tiebreaking, two-run single in the fifth for the major league-leading Angels (92-55), who began their final homestand by reducing their magic number to...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent Frenzy: Calhoun rings up numbers for Angels

There are 16 days remaining in baseball's regular season. Are you still on top of your game, and ready to close out your fantasy opponents? Here's this season's 23rd edition of Free Agent Frenzy. Please note that, as in past seasons, no player will be mentioned in this space more than once in a four-week span, because we don't want to beat you over the head all year...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Boxscore Breakdown #145: No cycle for you – Angels 8, Rangers 1

Because the Angels basically have the AL West and the best record in baseball in the bag, the fans are running out of things to care about in these final weeks. Despite it being a farily close game in the early going, the talk was all about Albert Pujols gunning for the cycle. There might not be an accomplishment in baseball I care less about than the cycle. It is utterly meaningless...
Via Monkey with a Halo
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Shoemaker, extension candidate?

The Angels are in a really tight luxury tax situation for the next few years, because of that, I’ve suggested before that they probably need to pass on giving a contract extension to Kole Calhoun, despite him being an obvious candidate for such a deal. The potential savings just don’t justify the increase in his salary cap number and the impact that would have on the Angels’ spending...
Via Monkey with a Halo
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels’s bats rally to take the first one against Texas

On the heels of a four-game sweep against the Twins, the Angels flew to Texas, to start a three-game set against the Rangers.Hector Santiago and Colby Lewis were the starters in the first of three.The Halos have won their last 20 games when Kole Calhoun scores a run, and in the top of the first, he hit a lead-off solo homer to right field. Good sign? Brennan Boesch tacked on another...
Via In The Neutral Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

'Everyone is hot': Angels down Rangers, push win streak to six

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Kole Calhoun got the Los Angeles Angels started with a leadoff homer, and No. 9 batter Collin Cowgill had a big eighth inning. Manager Mike Scioscia's team is rolling down the stretch, scoring plenty of runs and piling up wins. Cowgill reached on an infield single to start a seven-run eighth, scored on Mike Trout's triple and capped the outburst with a...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels win 6th game in a row, 9-3 over Rangers

Kole Calhoun hit a leadoff homer, Collin Cowgill had a big eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels stretched their winning streak to six with a 9-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night. Cowgill reached on an infield single to start a seven-run eighth. He scored on Mike Trout's triple and capped the outburst with a bases-loaded triple. The Angels, with the best record...
Via Fox Sports West
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels win 6th game in a row, 9-3 over Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Kole Calhoun hit a leadoff homer, Collin Cowgill had a big eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels stretched their winning streak to six with a 9-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night. Cowgill reached on an infield single to start a seven-run eighth. He scored on Mike Trout's triple and capped the outburst with a bases-loaded triple. The Angels...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Kole Calhoun, Angels come back to beat Minnesota Twins 7-6 in the 10th

Kole Calhoun had three hits and scored four times, sliding into home for the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the Angels a 7-6 victory Friday over the Minnesota Twins. Calhoun singled to start the 10th, and Jared Burton (2-4) walked two in a row with one out to load the bases. Oswaldo Arcia caught Erick Aybar’s sacrifice fly and made a strong throw from right field, but...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels beat Twins in 10, increase AL West lead to six games

  Kole Calhoun had three hits and scored four times, sliding into home for the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 victory Friday over the Minnesota Twins. Calhoun singled to start the 10th, and Jared Burton (2-4) walked two in a row with one out to load the bases. Oswaldo Arcia caught Erick Aybar's sacrifice fly and made a strong throw from...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels rally to top Twins in extra innings

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Kole Calhoun had three hits and scored four times, sliding into home for the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 victory Friday over the Minnesota Twins. Calhoun singled to start the 10th, and Jared Burton (2-4) walked two in a row with one out to load the bases. Oswaldo Arcia caught Erick Aybar's sacrifice fly and made a strong...
Via Fox Sports North
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels rally to top Twins in extra innings

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Kole Calhoun had three hits and scored four times, sliding into home for the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 victory Friday over the Minnesota Twins. Calhoun singled to start the 10th, and Jared Burton (2-4) walked two in a row with one out to load the bases. Oswaldo Arcia caught Erick Aybar's sacrifice fly and made a strong...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels come back to beat Twins behind Calhoun's big night

Kole Calhoun had three hits and scored four times, sliding into home for the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 victory Friday over the Minnesota Twins. Calhoun singled to start the 10th, and Jared Burton (2-4) walked two in a row with one out to load the bases. Oswaldo Arcia caught Erick Aybar's sacrifice fly and made a strong throw from right...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Calhoun, Angels come back to beat Twins, 7-6 in 10

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Kole Calhoun had three hits and scored four times, sliding into home for the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 victory Friday over the Minnesota Twins. Calhoun singled to start the 10th, and Jared Burton (2-4) walked two in a row with one out to load the bases. Oswaldo Arcia caught Erick Aybar's sacrifice fly and made a strong...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels come back to beat Twins behind Calhoun's big night

Kole Calhoun had three hits and scored four times, sliding into home for the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 victory Friday over the Minnesota Twins. Calhoun singled to start the 10th, and Jared Burton (2-4) walked two in a row with one out to load the bases. Oswaldo Arcia caught Erick Aybar's sacrifice fly and made a strong throw from right...
Via Fox Sports West
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels Players Power Rankings – Week 23

RANKPLAYERCHANGECOMMENTS 1-- 0 Last Week: 1Mike Trout - What happens when the media starts talking about other people overtaking Trout in the AL MVP race? He has an OPS of 1.111 for the week and hits two homers to help his team clobber their division rival. That ought to shut 'em up. 2+2 Last Week: 4Albert Pujols - Albert found his power stroke again, for at least one...
Via Monkey with a Halo
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels walk-off on Oakland in Game 1 of the series

In perhaps the most important series of the season so far, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and their one-game lead, squared up with the Oakland Athletics with the AL West hanging in the balance.C.J. Wilson and Sonny Gray were the starters, in the first of four.The Halos opened up the scoring in the top of the second inning, with RBI singles from Erick Aybar and Gordon Beckham...
Via In The Neutral Zone
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels Players Power Rankings – Week 22

RANKPLAYERCHANGECOMMENTS 1-- 0 Last Week: 1Mike Trout - Mike Trout, the only player who is considered to be slumping in a week where he slugs .567. 2-- 0 Last Week: 2Garrett Richards - Well, that is one way to make sure Richards doesn't get fatigued from pitching too many innings. A little extreme, in my opinion, but I guess it works. 3+1 Last Week: 4Kole Calhoun ...
Via Monkey with a Halo
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels pound on Oakland; take back the West

After losing the first two games of the series, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim went out looking to avoid the sweep against the Oakland A’s, and regain first place.Jered Weaver and Scott Kazmir were the starters.Contrary to the previous two games, the Angels took an early lead. In the top of the second, Erick Aybar crushed a first-pitch slider, that bounced off the top of...
Via In The Neutral Zone
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Would Angels Part With Kole Calhoun or C.J. Cron To Get That Arm?

Bill Shakin of the Los Angeles Times shared some insight on all the Bartolo Colon to the Los Angeles Angels buzz from a west coast perspective: In order to fill Richards’ spot in the rotation, the Angels could consider two New York Mets pitchers — Jon Niese (7-8, 3.50), who reportedly has cleared waivers, and Bartolo Colon (11-10, 3.85). According to the ERA+ statistic, Niese...
Via Mets Merized Online
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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