1. Los Angeles Angels Need To Hire Darin Erstad as a Coach

    Intense. Driven. Competitor. Tough. Gritty. Clutch. Leader. Intelligent. World Champion. These are all words that immediately come to mind when Angels fans think of Darin Erstad, ...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 944 reads 4 comments

  2. MLB Trade Deadline: Texas Rangers Doing What the Angels Should Have Done

    The Texas Rangers are going to the playoffs, and it is clear they are not going to be happy with just "being there." Texas' nine-game lead in the AL West appears to be safe as the fledgling Angels search in vain for answers...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 1,208 reads 3 comments

  3. Dan Haren Traded To L.A. Angels: Great Short, Long-Term Move For Halos

    The Angels made a great short and long-term move by acquiring Dan Haren from the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday for Angels starter Joe Saunders and three minor leaguers...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 661 reads 8 comments

  4. BLOCKBUSTER: Texas Rangers Acquire Cliff Lee; Angels Done

    It was nice while it lasted, Angels fans. With the stunning acquisition of Cliff Lee by the Texas Rangers from AL West rival Seattle, it is time for the Angels to cut their losses and let the fire sale begin...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 77 reads 13 comments

  5. Five Things the L.A. Angels Can Do to Save Their Season

    The Angels had the second best record in all of baseball for the month of June. The problem is, the Texas Rangers were the only team better, and they are the team the Angels are trying to catch...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 918 reads 2 comments

  6. Game Goes On After Fan Falls From Upper Deck at Texas Rangers Game

    Terror gripped Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas when a fan fell 30 feet from the upper deck while trying to catch a Nelson Cruz foul ball Tuesday night...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 583 reads 4 comments

  7. 2010 MLB All-Star Rosters: Jered Weaver Named To AL Team, Replaces CC Sabathia

    L.A. Angels ace Jered Weaver was officially named to the American League All-Star team this afternoon, according to MLB.com and confirmed by the Angels...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 1,318 reads 4 comments

  8. L.A. Angels' Jered Weaver Could Get All-Star Revenge In The Form Of A Cy Young.

    Fun fact: Who has the best winning percentage of any pitcher in baseball over the past five seasons? Here's a hint. It's not C.C...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 349 reads 5 comments

  9. A.L. West Mid-Season Report Card: Recap, Predictions and Analysis

    The grades are in as we approach the halfway mark of the 2010 season. What teams have lived up to the hype in the American League West, and which have laid an egg and why? Here is ...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 303 reads 0 comments

  10. Trading Wood For Wood Makes Sense for L.A. Angels, Cleveland Indians

    The Angels need bullpen help. The Indians need payroll relief. The Angels are about to give up on their top prospect Brandon Wood. The Indians are about to give up on their season and closer Kerry Wood...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 722 reads 9 comments

  11. L.A. Angels: June May Be Their Ticket To October

    They may have beaten Toronto to win their latest three-game series, but many of the same problems that have plagued the L.A. Angels through their first two months of the season were still evident Wednesday...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 513 reads 3 comments

  12. How the L.A. Angels Lost Money By Not Paying Francisco Rodriguez $12 Million

    Admit it Angels fans. You've been spoiled. Since Bryan Harvey took over the role in 1989, the Angels have been blessed with a shut-down closer every year until now...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 1,028 reads 0 comments

  13. Try-Out Over: Wood Needs to Ride the Pine for Good

    Former Mets General Manager Steve Phillips once said on ESPN's Baseball Tonight, "There is a saying among general managers. Prospects will get you fired." Nothing could illustrate that statement more than the L...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 612 reads 2 comments

  14. Angels' Mathis Out Two Months; Napoli Will Get His Chance.

    This is why you keep your mouth shut, Napoli. Just last week, Angels catcher Mike Napoli was the subject of trade rumors after he publicly ridiculed Manager Mike Scioscia for his lack of playing time...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 197 reads 0 comments

  15. Angels: Joel PiƱeiro's Sinker Has His Stock Rising

    There was no bidding war with New York or Boston. There was no mob of reporters wrestling for position to photograph him putting on an Angels jersey for the first time at a press conference...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 236 reads 1 comments

  16. Angels-Twins: Los Angeles' Opening Day Win a Blueprint for Their Season

    It was exactly how Angels general manager Tony Reagins drew it up before the season. A quality start from the rotation...check! A bullpen that shuts teams down...check! Players that can handle pressure situations better...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 280 reads 0 comments

  17. MLB: Five Great Things about Opening Day

    With only three days until the first pitch, the 135th Opening Day in Major League Baseball history is almost here. It's only fitting to examine what is so special about this annual American rite of passage...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 366 reads 1 comments

  18. 10 Reasons Why the L.A. Angels Are Being Grossly Underestimated

    Five out of the last six seasons the Los Angeles Angels have stood alone atop the American League West. In 2009, the Angels finished 10 games ahead of Texas and 12 ahead of Seattle...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 4 years ago 1,407 reads 4 comments

  19. The Five Most Embarrassing Commercials To Watch with Your Daughter During the Game

    I thought it was cool when I was a prepubescent boy curious about all things sex. I thought it was cool when I was in college, watching the game with my buddies. I even thought it was cool as a single guy in my early 20's...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 5 years ago 572 reads 31 comments

  20. NFL Draft: If Your Team Could Draft Five Fictitious Players

    To pick up on the theme used on ESPN First Take this morning, what are the top five fictitious movie characters of all time that you would draft for your NFL team? The rules are: 1...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 5 years ago 486 reads 18 comments

  21. Nolan Ryan Turned in the All-Time Greatest Peformances By an Aging Athlete

    When it comes to the greatest performance ever by an aging athlete, it is hands-down a tie between Nolan Ryan, Nolan Ryan and yes, Nolan Ryan...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about over 5 years ago 388 reads 6 comments

  22. ESPN Won't Make My 'Mt. Rushmore Of List Makers.'

    Okay, ESPN. Enough with your horrible "Mt. Rushmore of Sports" lists that you have seemingly become addicted to over the past month...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about almost 6 years ago 160 reads 6 comments

  23. Los Angeles Kings Should Still Be Sellers at Trade Deadline

    For once, Los Angeles Kings fans should hope AEG President Timothy J. Leiweke is continuing his legacy of lies and deceit...

    Steve Keegan Written by Steve Keegan about almost 6 years ago 259 reads 5 comments