1. Tracking the Signings of Los Angeles Angels' 2010 Draft Class

    Coming into the 2010 MLB Draft, the Los Angeles Angels certainly had to be confident in their strategy. Following a year where they snagged a guy named Mike Trout, things were on ...

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  2. Interview with C.J. Wilson: Head & Shoulders 2013 MLB All-Star Announcement

    The 2013 MLB All-Star Game Tuesday night at Citi Field in New York has a chance to carry an interesting and historical meaning, opening the proverbial door for special opportunities in communities that need them...

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  3. Los Angeles Angels' Trade Deadline Strategy Blueprint

    Try as the sport-specific networks and programs have done to match something like the interest and fan intensity of an NFL Draft day, there really is only one thing in the MLB that can compare to such a degree of entertainment...

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  4. 5 Bold Predictions for the Los Angeles Angels in the Second Half of the Season

    The Los Angeles Angels are a glass-half-full kind of team. At least, that is the hope as the Halos trudge into the second half of the 2013 season...

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  5. Why We All Should Have Seen the Los Angeles Angels' 2013 Letdown Coming

    Heading into the 2013 season with the fourth-highest payroll in the MLB , stacked with a lineup that, on paper, was good for at least 900 to 950 runs scored and two above-average ...

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  6. Stock Up, Stock Down for Los Angeles Angels Top 10 Prospects for Week of June 10

    While things may not be so hot for the Los Angeles Angels at the big league level, there has been a positive uprising down in the farm system...

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  7. 3 Adjustments the Los Angeles Angels Need to Make to Get Back on Track

    At this point in 2010, the Los Angeles Angels were 66 games into the season and in good standing. They were 36-30 (0.5 games back) and carrying the proverbial brooms on the way to a sweep of their NL foes, the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

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  8. Stock Up, Stock Down for Los Angeles Angels' Top 10 Prospects for Week of May 27

    When it comes to an MLB organization’s top prospects, I would like to think that most—if not all— of them have Timbuk 3's '80s classic, " The Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades ," constantly playing in their minds...

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  9. Josh Hamilton vs. Zack Greinke: Which L.A. Splash Is Bigger Long-Term Risk?

    Before the ink even had time to dry on the dotted line of their lucrative contracts, it seemed like concerns over Josh Hamilton and Zack Greinke were already growing...

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  10. Los Angeles Angels 2013 Mock Draft: Projecting Their Top-5 Second-Round Targets

    With the 2013 MLB Draft only a few weeks away (June 6 to June 8), the pressure-filled charade of teams prodding, dissecting and questioning all the athletically talented individuals ...

    Rick Suter Written by Rick Suter about over 1 year ago 1,440 reads 1 comments

  11. First-Quarter Grades for the Los Angeles Angels

    With a quarter of the 2013 MLB season in the books, the Los Angeles Angels , 15-26, rank fourth out of five teams in the AL West. And it get's worse...

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  12. Ranking the Greatest Pitching Performances in Los Angeles Angels History

    Sometimes when the present is bleak and the future is cloudy—with a chance of meatballs in the form of your favorite sports team's over-priced busts—looking to the past really is the best medicine...

    Rick Suter Written by Rick Suter about over 1 year ago 1,207 reads 2 comments

  13. Los Angeles Angels: Winners and Losers from First Month of Action

    The month of April was 30 days too long for the Los Angeles Angels and their fanbase. Following the team's horrid start, what was set to be a blockbuster, history-making season ...

    Rick Suter Written by Rick Suter about over 1 year ago 1,982 reads 14 comments

  14. Would a 2013 Losing Season Be the End of Mike Scioscia with the Angels?

    There is an irony when it comes to the coaching monopoly Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia has enjoyed over a decade-plus with the team...

    Rick Suter Written by Rick Suter about over 1 year ago 2,697 reads 29 comments

  15. 5 Keys to the Los Angeles Angels Overcoming Slow Start

    If the Los Angeles Angels were compared to a storybook character based on the start thus far in 2013, they would the tortoise...not the hare. Yes, they have started the season that slow...

    Rick Suter Written by Rick Suter about over 1 year ago 1,589 reads 2 comments

  16. LAA Angels: Slow Start, Zack Greinke Making This Team Look Back in Time?

    On this day back in 1961, the Russians, via a shuttle called Vostok 1, launched the first man into space. The average home cost roughly $12,500. And the California Angels were struggling in their inaugural season, off to a 1-8 start...

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  17. Los Angeles Angels: 2 Biggest Barriers Standing in the Way of a Division Title

    The Los Angeles Angels fit one of my favorite, classic plot lines in the MLB . With 162 games, stretching over six months, even the greatest, talent-rich teams will hit a bump in the road now and again...

    Rick Suter Written by Rick Suter about over 1 year ago 1,305 reads 7 comments

  18. The Biggest Thing That Makes Mike Trout a Once-in-a-Generation MLB Player

    Behind all of the statistical data and historical comparisons that usually come with proving a once-in-a-generation player actually exists in the MLB , Mike Trout 's case for a unique status isn ’t what most fans would think...

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  19. Los Angeles Angels: Biggest Winners and Losers of Spring Training

    With only the “ Freeway Series ” left to play, Tempe, Ariz. and spring training are now just memories for the Los Angeles Angels ...

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  20. Final Predictions for Every Angels Spring Training Position Battle

    If you are an avid fan of high-spirited spring training competition, that can sometimes arise from a good position battle, save the sunscreen and perpetually frowned faces by skipping what's left of the Los Angeles Angels ' camp in Arizona ...

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  21. Do the Angels Have Enough Pitching to Live Up to Towering Expectations?

    When it comes to the Los Angeles Angels pitching staff, questions about the crop of hopeful hurlers seem to resemble the queries regarding water rations for a 162-day trek across a desert...

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  22. 3 Spring Training Invites Who Could Make the Los Angeles Angels Roster

    When considering the possible dynamic of the 2013 Los Angeles Angels roster as spring training moves forward, there are a few things that are certain. There isn't a ton of room left on a 25-man roster that was practically set in December...

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  23. 5 Lucky Breaks the Los Angeles Angels Need in 2013 to Win the World Series

    There will come a time this season—like a roll of the dice—when the Los Angeles Angels will need a lucky break...

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  24. Why Albert Pujols Will Be Back as Baseball's Best Overall Player in 2013

    During his first season with the Los Angeles Angels , Albert Pujols found out what it’s like to take a fall...

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  25. Under-the-Radar Los Angeles Angels Pitchers You Should Know About This Spring

    While most of the Los Angeles Angels making the trip to spring training in 2013 have been seemingly in the headlines all offseason—with Albert Pujols, Mike Trout and Josh ...

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