Player Preview: Brian Fuentes

There might not be a more unpopular player on the Angel roster than closer (if you can really call him that) Brian Fuentes.  After a train wreck of a debut season with the Angels, Brian Fuentes has a lot to prove to himself, the organization and the fans.  Let’s...

Halo Headlines – 2/23/10

The Story: Hideki Matsui is expected to boost the Angels’ revenue.  The Monkey Says: Well, duh!  Don’t think for a minute that Matsui’s international appeal wasn’t a major reason the Angels went after him so hard in the off-season.  Then again,...

John Lackey: A-Hole or Kind of Right?

Normally I would save a story like this just for the Halo Headlines, but this little snippet from the Boston Globe certainly seems to have driven Angel fans into a bit of a tizzy: This is not going to play well in Orange County … Question: “Fair or not,...

Halo Headlines – 2/22/10

The Story: Jeff Mathis won his arbitration case against the Angels.  The Monkey Says: He gets a $450,000 raise to $1.3 million which if you ask me makes him a candidate to be traded before the season since the Angels are risking losing Bobby Wilson who is out of...