1. Angels Exercise Street's Option Among 3 Moves

    The Angels have announced a series of transactions (Twitter links). As expected, the team exercised its $7MM option over closer Huston Street while declining a $4.5MM option over reliever Sean Burnett...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 18 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  2. Angels Might Have to Spend Some More Money

    The shock of being swept in the first round of the ALDS by the Kansas City Royals was written all over the face of Angels manager Mike Scioscia following his team's 8-3 loss Sunday at Kauffman Stadium...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 days ago 81 reads 1 comments

  3. Angels' Jerry Dipoto Won't Copy Royals' Blueprint

    It wasn't just shrewd management in the front office and on the field that enabled Tampa Bay to overcome its small-market limitations to win two American League East titles and two wild-card berths from 2008 to 2013...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 days ago 58 reads 0 comments

  4. Pujols, Calhoun Named Finalists for Gold Glove Awards

    Albert Pujols, a two-time Gold Glove winner at first base who hasn't won the award since 2010, was named Thursday as one of three finalists for the award this year. Right fielder Kole Calhoun was also named as a finalist...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  5. Mike Trout Joins the War on Gatorade

    Superstar Angels outfielder Mike Trout has entered the war on Gatorade, via Twitter. New England Patriots Pro-Bowler Rob Gronkowski, a paid endorser of Body Armor Super Drink Tweeted ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  6. Angels Offseason Acquisition Targets

    Yesterday, we looked at what the Angels need this offseason. That's great. Now we just need to figure out how to fill those needs. Fortunately, I've got just the blog post for that...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  7. MLB Releases AFL Fall Stars Game Rosters

    MLB and the Arizona Fall League have released the rosters for the AFL's Fall Stars game, and it features some of the top prospects in baseball, including Minnesota Twins outfield prospect Byron Buxton...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  8. Trout, Stanton Win 2014 Hank Aaron Award

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  9. Vargas at Peace with Decision to Leave Angels

    The Angels went into last year's offseason with a desire to acquire cost-controlled starting pitching, which they ultimately attained by using Mark Trumbo to land Tyler Skaggs and Hector Santiago...

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  10. Angels Claim Minor League Catcher

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 9 days ago 177 reads 0 comments

  11. Should Angels Re-Sign Huston Street & Jason Grilli?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  12. Royals Passed Up on Buster Posey, Giants Are Glad They Did

    If the Kansas City Royals lose this World Series, none of the decisions they are about to make will be as crucial as one they made six years ago.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  13. Scioscia Named AL Manager of Year by Sporting News

    Angels skipper Mike Scioscia was named American League Manager of the Year on Tuesday by Sporting News, which also named Matt Williams of the Nationals in the National League based on a panel of 22 fellow managers...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 62 reads 0 comments

  14. Mike Trout and Erick Aybar Named to Sporting News AL All-Star Team

    The third of four awards have been announced by Sporting News as Mike Trout and Erick Aybar were named to the American League All-Star team by the American League executives on Wednesday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 58 reads 0 comments

  15. Dipoto Dismisses Trout's Decline in Stolen Bases

    In dissecting the Angels ' season, one of the most scrutinized and discussed numbers was this: 16 stolen bases for Mike Trout...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 days ago 63 reads 0 comments

  16. Angels Won't Let A's Interview Hitting Coach DaveHansen

    Oakland lost hitting coach Chili Davis to the Red Sox over the weekend and yesterday there were reports of the A's being interested in replacing him with Angels assistant hitting coach Dave Hansen...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 184 reads 0 comments

  17. Questioning David Freese's 2014 Season

    Today, I am starting a new series for the offseason because I clearly don't do enough offseason series (i.e. top prospects, player projections, free agency preview)...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 143 reads 0 comments

  18. Matt Shoemaker Second in Sporting News AL Rookie of the Year Voting

    The Sporting News Rookie of the Year and Comeback Player of the Year Awards were released today and an Angel made the list. The Sporting News awards are voted on by the players, by the way, not writers...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  19. Angels Announce 2015 Spring Training Schedule

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 80 reads 1 comments

  20. Was the Angels' Season a Disappointment?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  21. David Eckstein Reads Mean Blog Posts About Himself

    Former Angels and Cardinals middle infielder David Eckstein was one of the most polarizing players in baseball during his career. Some trashed him for being a mediocre (if that) player, while others lauded his scrappiness and grit...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 150 reads 0 comments

  22. Rasmus Prepares for Potential Full-Time Starting Gig

    ANAHEIM -- Most pitchers, including Cory Rasmus earlier this season, insist there is no difference between pitching out of the bullpen and starting a game...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 132 reads 0 comments

  23. Pujols Drops Out of Japan Series

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 138 reads 0 comments

  24. THREE POSSIBLE FUTURES for MIKE TROUT

    It happens sometimes: A great player misses out on an MVP award (or, in this case, two) for whatever reason, and then has an inferior campaign the following year and wins it...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 495 reads 0 comments

  25. Joe Thatcher: Should the Left-Handed Specialist Be Re-Signed?

    I will continue to look at the bullpen again today, this time at left-handed specialist Joe Thatcher. Thatcher came over to the Angels in July, but sustained an ankle injury in early August keeping him out a month and a half...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 3 reads 0 comments