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Angels' teammates, not fans, come first for Hamilton

Angels' teammates, not fans, come first for Hamilton

ANAHEIM – As Josh Hamilton packed up the pieces of his turbulent season Tuesday, two particular items caught his attention. An empty bottle of non-alcoholic champagne, and a thumb brace. They were the perfect symbols of a year that was above and...
Fryer: Angels' sleepwalking act disappoints fans

Fryer: Angels' sleepwalking act disappoints fans

Touring the sports world, here and there … • It was a celebration worthy of winning the World Series. Players did a victory lap around the stadium, spraying champagne on the fans. Only, it was not a World Series championship, but the American...
Josh Hamilton reflects on 'frustrating' season, unhappy fans

Josh Hamilton reflects on 'frustrating' season, unhappy fans

ANAHEIM – As Josh Hamilton literally packed up the pieces of his turbulent season on Tuesday, two particular items caught his attention. An empty bottle of non-alcoholic champagne, and a thumb brace. They were the perfect symbols of a year that was...
Financial restraints limit Angels' options

Financial restraints limit Angels' options

After two consecutive offseasons of big splashes produced scant results when the games began, the Angels merely tinkered last winter. The result was the best record in the majors. Despite their disappointing sweep at the hands of the Kansas City...
Smith: Who cleans up Angel Stadium post-game? These crews create overnight magic

Smith: Who cleans up Angel Stadium post-game? These crews create overnight magic

ANAHEIM – The place has taken a beating, much like the Angels themselves during the first two games of this soul-sucking American League Division Series. While the Angels play Game 3 in Kansas City and cling to a thready pulse of postseason life,...
Los Angeles Times Oct 6, 2014

Angels' October surprise: Season ends way too early as Royals sweep

General Manager Jerry Dipoto was convinced the Angels could win not only Sunday night's do-or-die game against the Kansas City Royals “but 10 more games” if they could get their high-powered offense on track.
Royals sweep Angels out of ALDS

Royals sweep Angels out of ALDS

KANSAS CITY – It took just seven days – and three games – for fall to turn into winter for the Angels. Exactly one week after the Angels finished the regular season with the best record in the majors – and visions of a run deep into October...
Miller: Angels just another pricey flop

Miller: Angels just another pricey flop

KANSAS CITY – The $150 million flop is now complete. After finally making the playoffs for the first time since 2009, the Angels and their hefty payroll didn’t perform worth a dime. They lost Sunday, 8-3, and were swept from the American League...
Trout troubled by Royals' high heat

Trout troubled by Royals' high heat

KANSAS CITY – Mike Trout is the definitive best player in baseball and has been for at least two full seasons now, probably three. There is no reasonable rebut to that. But, for the first time since he emerged as such, Trout now enters an offseason...
Gubicza walks the line as former Royals star, Angels announcer

Gubicza walks the line as former Royals star, Angels announcer

KANSAS CITY – When Hall of Famer George Brett ran into Mark Gubicza this week, he asked his former Kansas City Royals teammate why he wasn’t wearing his 1985 World Series ring. “George was ticked at me,” Gubicza said. “He said ‘You bled...
Royals sweep Angels out of ALDS

Royals sweep Angels out of ALDS

KANSAS CITY, MO. - It took just seven days – and three games – for fall to turn into winter for the Angels. Exactly one week after the Angels finished the regular season with the best record in the majors – and visions of a run deep into...
The most important game of the Angels' season

The most important game of the Angels' season

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- That headline's stretching the truth a bit. Yes, today's 4:37 p.m. game against the Kansas City Royals is the most important game of the Angels' season. Lose, and their year is over via a three-game sweep in the American League...
Miller: Still a big believer in Angels

Miller: Still a big believer in Angels

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – I remain a believer. But then I’ve never been one to give up easily. I’m still holding out for the follow-up hit from Kajagoogoo. So maybe you’ve already buried the Angels and, based on the emails piling up like spades of...
Wilson, Angels in must-win situation

Wilson, Angels in must-win situation

KANSAS CITY – If the good version of C.J. Wilson shows up on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium, it will erase a lot of the damage done this summer by the bad version. The Angels enigmatic left-hander, whose performances have been all over the spectrum...
Hitless Hamilton remains in Angels lineup

Hitless Hamilton remains in Angels lineup

KANSAS CITY – Josh Hamilton, who is hitless in nine postseason at-bats after missing almost the entire month of September with injuries, is going to get another shot. Manager Mike Scioscia said Hamilton will be in the lineup for Game 3 of the...

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