Los Angeles Angels: Halos Need To Rebuild Aging and Expensive Roster

Eric DentonContributor IJanuary 7, 2011

Jered Weaver, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Jered Weaver, Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimRonald Martinez/Getty Images

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim appear to have missed their window of opportunity during the Vladimir Guerrero era by not making the World Series over his six seasons in Anaheim.

We are now seeing the ramifications of spending large and not winning. Los Angeles is left with a bloated payroll and a roster that has serious depth issues at the major and minor league level with no immediate help on the way. It's time Tony Reagins and Arte Moreno admit the Angels have issues and change course.

With a high payroll and key Angels soon to be free agents, might it be time for the Halos to take a step back and get a franchise-changing return for a pitcher of high caliber like Jered Weaver?

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