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Halo Headlines: Heaney making RoY push, Angels taking playoff race one game at a time

The September 4th, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news including Heaney making RoY push, Angels taking playoff race one game at a time and much more… The Story: Andrew Heaney is making a Rookie of the Year push.The Monkey Says: He’ll get votes, but it is hard to see him beating out Miguel Sano or Carlos Correa if only because those two have been so much more flashy...
Via Monkey with a Halo
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Albert Pujols Hits Career Home Run No. 555 In Win Over Oakland

Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols has gotten back to his bog hitting ways this season. His average may not be what it once was, but he has certainly been hitting for power this season. It was certainly on display Wednesday afternoon when he hit a two-run shot against Oakland. The second inning shot gave him 555 for his career tying him for 14th on the all-time list with Manny...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Scioscia: No plans to be a part of Angels' GM search

The Los Angeles Angels would like to find a new full-time general manager sooner rather than later. That's the word that trickled out earlier this week, at least, as Arte Moreno and his staff are expected to fill the position shortly after the season ends (if not before).  Jeff Fletcher of the O.C. Register caught up with manager Mike Scioscia prior to the Halos' game with the Oakland...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

MWAHdcast Episode 7: Angels Circling The Drain

The Angels are back to .500, so obviously that means that it is time for MJ Lloyd and I to get together and talk on the internet about the team. We fought through allergies and dogs for this episode. Who knew that recording earlier in the day could be such a hassle. Show breakdown: State of the Angels – Slumps are everywhere, man. Not one Angels starting pitcher has n ERA below...
Via Monkey with a Halo
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Halo Headlines: Scioscia doesn’t plan to influence GM search, Angels call up nine players

The September 2nd, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news including Scioscia doesn’t plan to influence GM search, Angels call up nine players and much more… The Story: Mike Scioscia doesn’t plan to influence the GM search.The Monkey Says: Yeah, sure. You got it, buddy. I realize Scioscia has to say that in order to make the position more attractive, but even if Scioscia...
Via Monkey with a Halo
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels' Albert Pujols: We're fighting for postseason spot

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Via Fox Sports West
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Mike Trout ain't right

By Jeff Sullivan The Angels ascended to first place in the AL West in the final game before the All-Star break. A week and a half later, they had a two-game lead, and since that point, they’ve lost the two-game lead, and then several more games beyond that, in a team-wide collapse that’s threatened to leave the Angels on the outside of the playoff picture. They’ve lost 26...
Via Fangraphs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Angels trying to find new GM as quickly as possible

The Los Angeles Angels aren't wasting any time in their search for a new general manager. According to Jeff Fletcher of the O.C. Register, the club has had 'multiple interviews' with 'internal and external candidates' as they seek to find a full-time replacement for Jerry Dipoto, who resigned on July 1. Bill Stoneman has served as interim GM since Dipoto's resignation, but the Angels...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss Coliseum began literally falling apart on Monday night

During Monday night’s Angels-Athletics game at Coliseum, the much-maligned home of the A’s (and Raiders, for that matter) began to fall apart when Shane Victorino bumped into the left field wall. As soon as Victorino lightly hit the wall, one of the pads became dislodged and eventually completely fell off, requiring a short delay while the Coliseum’s staff attempted...
Via The Outside Corner
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Daily Pitcher Duels: Aug. 29

It's a much more low-key slate today in the major leagues, but there's still plenty of intrigue to be had. Check 'em out: Garrett Richards (LAA) vs. Corey Kluber (CLE) 7:10 p.m. ET The Angels find themselves on the outside looking in—just barely, but bear with me—of the final Wild Card spot by 1.5 games thanks in large part to a rotation that hasn't exactly lived up to...
Via The Sports Post
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Is it safe to say Justin Verlander is officially back?

Anyone who watched the Detroit Tigers game Wednesday night was likely having flashbacks of the seasons from 2006-2012 as right hander Justin Verlander dominated the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, losing a no-hitter in the 9th inning. Verlander was a perennial All Star, MVP candidate, and Cy Young candidate for over half a decade until injuries hampered him for a majority of the last...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels Catching Prospect Taylor Ward Interviews with

Interview conducted by David Saltzer, Senior Writer When the Angels drafted catcher Taylor Ward with their first round draft pick in June, 2015, the reaction from the front office was one of jubilation. A big cheer erupted in the draft room, as if they had won the lottery. However, many of the national pundits had a different reaction—confusion. A big question...
Via Angelswin
9 days ago  |  Discuss

FALLEN ANGELS - How the Los Angeles Angels lost their organizational luster

By Jonathan Northrop, Columnist -  After last night's loss the Blue Jays, completing a three-game blow-out sweep in which the Angels were outscored 10-36 and saw them drop from 2.5 games behind to 5.5 games behind the first place Astros, and out of 2nd place into 3rd. After the Josh Hamilton debacle earlier in the year and the “Dipoto drama” of a couple months...
Via Angelswin
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels’ Chris Iannetta says Twitter haters tell him he should kill himself

Los Angeles Angels catcher Chris Iannetta became the latest athlete to speak out about the amount of vitriolic hate that can be spewed on social media, especially when a player is going through struggles. Iannetta is in the throes of an awful slump, notching only four hits in his previous 47 at-bats before Thursday’s game, which makes him an easy target for anonymous trolls and...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Trout apparently is something of a meteorology buff

If fellow AL MVP candidate Josh Donaldson is known as ‘The Bringer of Rain’, perhaps it’s time to call Mike Trout ‘The Follower of Storms’. In a great story on Yahoo! Sports, Jeff Passan documents Trout’s growing off-field weather obsession, discussing how Trout is a weather geek who is very keen to absorb all information regarding the weather. He’s become the go...
Via The Outside Corner
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels Prospect Kaleb Cowart Promoted to the Big Leagues after hitting the Reset Button in Triple-A

The Angels promoted former 1st round pick Kaleb Cowart today after thriving in Triple-A Salt Lake, batting .323 with a .395 on-base percentage, .491 slugging percentage, six homers, 13 doubles and 45 RBIs in 62 games in the PCL, striking out 64 times and walking 29 times in 220 at-bats. He also played some left field, shortstop and first base while with the Bees.  Cowart reverted...
Via Angelswin
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike Trout lays out to make great game-saving catch

This catch on the warning track by Mike Trout was ridiculous, even though it only prolonged Sunday’s Angels-Royals game by one more inning. Trout catch — The Outside Corner (@Outside_Corner) August 17, 2015   With men on the corners and two outs in the ninth, Trout’s diving grab of a Paulo Orlando sinking liner ended the inning for Kansas...
Via The Outside Corner
19 days ago  |  Discuss

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