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Orange County Register Dec 19, 2014
Most Influential 2014: Mike Trout

Most Influential 2014: Mike Trout

As the tangible, statistical résumé for Mike Trout grows, some of the people who work with him are still most impressed by the qualities that don’t show up on the baseball field.Imagine the Angels’ 23-year-old superstar taking a moment from...
Los Angeles Times Dec 18, 2014

Angels, Red Sox discontinue pension plans for non-uniformed personnel

Jerry Reinsdorf of the Chicago White Sox opposed last January’s vote by fellow Major League Baseball owners to allow individual teams to reduce or discontinue pension plans for non-uniformed personnel, a group that includes front-office executives and support staff, scouts, minor league...
Orange County Register Dec 18, 2014
Former Angels prospect Ryan Bolden killed in shooting

Former Angels prospect Ryan Bolden killed in shooting

Ryan Bolden, a former top draft pick of the Angels, was killed in a shooting at an apartment complex in Atlanta on Wednesday night, according to reports. Bolden, who was 23, was reportedly killed after an altercation that began with children arguing...
Orange County Register Dec 17, 2014
Miller: Angels would be wise not to rely on Hamilton

Miller: Angels would be wise not to rely on Hamilton

So I returned from a week of vacation to read that the Angels, last seen being swept from the playoffs, are clearly improved and excitedly anticipating the start of the 2015 season. Then I read this headline from CBS Sports: “After Kendrick trade,...
Orange County Register Dec 16, 2014
Angels deal Jepsen to Rays for DH Joyce

Angels deal Jepsen to Rays for DH Joyce

Less than a week after dealing a key piece of their lineup, the Angels took what General Manager Jerry Dipoto believes is a step toward filling that void. The Angels acquired former All-Star Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for Kevin...
Los Angeles Times Dec 16, 2014

Angels trade Kevin Jepsen to Tampa Bay Rays for Matt Joyce

The Angels acquired Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays for veteran reliever Kevin Jepsen on Tuesday, a trade that gives them a primary designated hitter, a left-handed bat to balance a predominantly right-handed lineup, some corner outfield depth and a possible No. 2 hitter.
Orange County Register Dec 16, 2014
Angels acquire OF/DH Matt Joyce for RHP Kevin Jepsen

Angels acquire OF/DH Matt Joyce for RHP Kevin Jepsen

The Angels acquired outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays for reliever Kevin Jepsen on Tuesday, a deal that adds an experienced major league bat to the lineup. General manager Jerry Dipoto said that Joyce, a left-handed hitter, will become...
Orange County Register Dec 12, 2014
Angels expect to get last laugh in Heaney deal

Angels expect to get last laugh in Heaney deal

For all of the talk about Andrew Heaney, all of the praise and the high expectations, there is this: He has a 5.83 ERA in the major leagues. Of course, that’s in just 291/3 innings, a snapshot that neither Heaney nor the Angels, who traded Howie...
Los Angeles Times Dec 12, 2014

New Angels pitcher Andrew Heaney recalls whirlwind night of trades

A head-spinning turn of events at baseball’s winter meetings this week was a source of amusement for Andrew Heaney, the highly touted pitching prospect who was traded from the Miami Marlins to the Dodgers to the Angels within a span of about five minutes.
Los Angeles Times Dec 11, 2014

As popular Dodgers exit, Stan Kasten reminds that it's about winning

SAN DIEGO — The Dodgers open the 2015 season at Dodger Stadium, against the San Diego Padres. The cheers will be long and loud for one of the Padres' outfielders, a guy by the name of Matt Kemp.
Los Angeles Times Dec 11, 2014

Angels make acquisitions with eyes on the future

Jerry Dipoto has heard the criticism of the Angels, that they're getting old, that they're suffocating under the weight of their massive, long-term contracts, that they better win a championship soon, or else.
Orange County Register Dec 11, 2014
Angels' Dipoto says he's satisfied, but he might not be finished

Angels' Dipoto says he's satisfied, but he might not be finished

SAN DIEGO – Depending on whom you ask, the flurry of moves Jerry Dipoto made in the final hours of the winter meetings were either the end or the beginning. The Angels general manager cleared more than $8 million worth of payroll space by trading...
Angels GM Jerry Dipoto says no more likely moves; team ready for spring training

Angels GM Jerry Dipoto says no more likely moves; team ready for spring training

SAN DIEGO – Depending on who you ask, the flurry of moves Jerry Dipoto made in the final hours of the winter meetings were either the end or the beginning. The Angels general manager cleared more than $8 million worth of payroll space by trading...
Orange County Register Dec 11, 2014
Angels GM Jerry Dipoto says no more likely moves; team ready for spring training

Angels GM Jerry Dipoto says no more likely moves; team ready for spring training

SAN DIEGO – Depending on who you ask, the flurry of moves Jerry Dipoto made in the final hours of the winter meetings were either the end or the beginning.The Angels general manager cleared more than $8 million worth of payroll space by trading...

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