1. Position-by-Position Breakdown of Angels' Standout Prospects

    The Los Angeles Angels ' farm system is currently recognized as one of the worst in all of baseball. With top prospects being shipped off in favor of MLB -ready talent, the Angels do not have many standout prospects waiting in the wings...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 12 months ago 2,290 reads 5 comments

  2. Los Angeles Angels: Player Grades for Month of July

    In the grand scheme of the 2013 baseball season, July was pivotal for the Los Angeles Angels . Upon entering the month, the team was riding a seven-game winning streak and for all intents and purposes appeared to be turning its season around...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 12 months ago 1,371 reads 3 comments

  3. Hottest and Coldest Angels Players Heading into the Second Half

    The first half of the 2013 season has been a roller-coaster ride for the Los Angeles Angels . The squad stumbled out of the gates in April, posting a 9-17 record. They rebounded a bit in May, winning 16 out of 29 to bring their season tally to 25-30..

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 2,271 reads 3 comments

  4. 5 Startling Team Statistics from the Angels' Season Thus Far

    The Los Angeles Angels ' season has been anything but predictable. On paper, the team with the seventh highest payroll ($127.8 million) heading into Opening Day appeared to be on a short list of true World Series contenders...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 690 reads 2 comments

  5. Los Angeles Angels: Biggest Winners, Losers of the First Half of the Season

    Fresh off the free agency signing of Josh Hamilton, the Los Angeles Angels were on a short list of betting favorites to win the World Series in 2013. However, through 82 games, the season hasn't exactly gone according to plan...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 3,807 reads 1 comments

  6. Breaking Down the Odds of LA Angels Players Who Could Be Moved at Trade Deadline

    With the July 31st trade deadline a little more than a month away, the L.A. Angels and general manager Jerry Dipoto find themselves in a precarious situation...

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  7. The One Player Angels Fans Are Losing Their Patience with

    Josh Hamilton was supposed to help the Angels get back to the playoffs. He was supposed to join Mike Trout and Albert Pujols to form one of the most dangerous and electrifying lineups the game has ever seen...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 2,215 reads 12 comments

  8. Re-Grading Angels' Offseason Acquisitions

    After signing Albert Pujols to a $240 million mega contract in 2012, the Los Angeles Angels expected big things. What resulted was widely considered a disappointment—the Angels finished third in the AL West and missed the playoffs...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 1,941 reads 9 comments

  9. Los Angeles Angels: Grading Offensive Player Performances for the Month of May

    With a miserable 9-17 record in the month of April, the Angels couldn't wait to turn the page on the calender. Coaches and players alike looked to May as a clean slate—a chance to rebound from their disappointing start...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 544 reads 5 comments

  10. 5 Bold Predictions for the Remainder of Angels' Season

    The offseason addition of slugger Josh Hamilton to a lineup that already included Mike Trout and Albert Pujols put the Angels on a short list of World Series favorites, according to oddsmakers...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 2,138 reads 11 comments

  11. 5 Players Who Need Huge Turnarounds to Help Save Angels' Season

    The Los Angeles Angels (11-20) currently sit in fourth place in the A.L. West with a winning percentage of .355 (third worst in the American League)...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 2,300 reads 16 comments

  12. Who Has More Pressure to Perform, Albert Pujols or Josh Hamilton?

    After the Angels ' latest mishap, a 19-inning defeat at the hands of the Oakland Athletics , the pressure to perform is beginning to mount for individual players as well as the collective unit in Anaheim...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about 1 year ago 623 reads 14 comments

  13. Mike Scioscia: Will He Survive If the Angels Can't Turn Things Around Quickly?

    One-thousand, one-hundred sixty-two regular-season wins. Six playoff appearances. Two-time A.L. Manager of the Year Award winner. World Series title in 2002...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 1,246 reads 10 comments

  14. 3 Moves LA Angels GM Jerry Dipoto Should Make to Right Sinking Ship

    In the previous decade, a culture of winning was established in Anaheim. The Angels qualified for the postseason six times in the last 11 years (which included a memorable World Series title run in 2002)...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 4,190 reads 7 comments

  15. Grading Josh Hamilton's 1st Week with the Los Angeles Angels

    With the first week of the baseball season in the books, Josh Hamilton 's much-anticipated Los Angeles Angels debut has come and gone...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 3,614 reads 8 comments

  16. Angels Opening Day Roster: Who's In, Who's out

    With the start of the 2013 MLB season just a week away, the Los Angeles Angels will be required to reduce their 40-man expanded roster to a 25-man active roster...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 1,922 reads 0 comments

  17. Nadal-Federer Hype Falls Flat in BNP Paribas Quarterfinal

    With both Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer winning gutsy fourth-round matches on Wednesday at the BNP Paribas Open, the stage was set for tennis' it rivalry to resume...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 1,067 reads 3 comments

  18. Los Angeles Angels: Winners and Losers Halfway Through Spring Training

    With the acquisition of Josh Hamilton in the offseason, the Los Angeles Angels expect to compete at the highest level this year. But they may have to wait until the regular season to do so...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 1,235 reads 0 comments

  19. Who Will Struggle More to Adjust to New Team, Josh Hamilton or Zack Greinke?

    With the Los Angeles Dodgers and Los Angeles Angels missing the playoffs in 2012, both teams acknowledged a need for talent and added to their rosters...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 1,148 reads 5 comments

  20. LA Angels: Will Josh Hamilton Be More Valuable Than Albert Pujols in 2013?

    The Los Angeles Angels made headlines in the offseason when they signed Josh Hamilton to a five-year, $125 million contract. The left-handed slugger will bat No. 4 in a dynamic offense that will also feature Albert Pujols ...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 2,599 reads 3 comments

  21. LA Angels: 2013 Projections for Mike Trout, Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton

    With the disappointment of the 2012 season in the rear-view mirror, the Los Angeles Angels will look to turn the page. Leading the charge in 2013 will be their dynamic offense, which is headlined by Mike Trout, Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 3,056 reads 19 comments

  22. How Important Is Home-Court Advantage in the NBA?

    With more than half of the NBA regular season complete, conference seedings begin to capture the attention of NBA fans league wide...

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  23. Rob Gronkowski's Latest Off-Field Antics: Fair or Foul?

    For the New England Patriots , Rob Gronkowski is an impact player. In his last 27 games at the tight end position, Gronkowski has amassed a whopping 2,117 yards and 28 touchdowns...

    Kevin Belhumeur Written by Kevin Belhumeur about over 1 year ago 966 reads 8 comments

  24. Novak Djokovic, Not Rafael Nadal, the Man to Beat at the French Open

    Combine Rafael Nadal 's return from injury with Novak Djokovic 's dominant showing at the Australian Open and you have the makings for a great debate: Who should be considered ...

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  25. Ranking the Los Angeles Angels' Best Minor League Prospects for 2013

    The Los Angeles Angels ’ farm system aims to develop its young prospects into serviceable major league talent...

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