The Ball is in Beltre’s Court

Last week, I wrote that if the Angels don’t get Adrian Beltre, they are pretty much screwed as they have precious few options available to them when it comes to surefire ways of beefing up their anemic offense.  That assertion still rings true, but guess what?  The converse is true as well.  As badly as […]

Multiple Choice Monday: The Angels and Adrian Beltre

Welcome to our newly weekly feature: Multiple Choice Monday!  Where we ask the question and you, the reader, provide the answers.  We realize though that it is Monday, so we will make things easier on you by providing you with some potential answers to choose from.  So without further adieu, let’s discuss this week’s topic: […]

Halo Headlines – 12/20/10

Daily Links for the LA Angels Moreno talks (and lies?) about the Crawford negotiations, the Halos make a big offer to Beltre, the Greinke trade fallout and much more… The Story: Arte Moreno explains the Angels’ side of the Carl Crawford situation. The Monkey Says: Wow, this is a big story, and not one the […]

Angel Off-Season True or False

This off-season has been a trying one so far for Angel fans and many of us are still trying to make sense of it all.  There is a lot of different sentiments floating around about what the Angels have done so far and what they should do going forward, and half of them conflict with […]

Halo Headlines – 12/17/10

Daily Links for the LA Angels including Beltre is still weighing his options, the A’s keep getting better with the addition of Willingham, would the Rangers trade Michael Young to the Halos and much more… The Story: Adrian Beltre continues to sit back and weigh his options. The Monkey Says: Options?  I didn’t realize he […]

Halo Headlines – 12/16/10

Daily Links for the LA Angels including an interview with new scouting director Ric Wilson, Texas losing interest in Beltre, could the Angels bring back Chone Figgins and much more.   The Story: Get to know new Angel scouting director Ric Wilson. The Monkey Says: Wilson is still a bit of an unknown quantity at […]

If the Angels Don’t Get Beltre, They Are Pretty Much Screwed

This following emminates from the Captain Obvious file, but it needs to be written.  Are you ready?  Here it goes: if the Angels don’t sign Adrian Beltre, they are screwed… royally. Like him or not, Beltre is the only legit major upgrade left on the market. Even after Tony Reagins’ free agent blitz on lefty […]

Pretend Time with Arte Moreno

Arte Moreno would have you think that his Angels are one of the elite clubs in Major League Baseball, but the events of recent days have gone to show that the Halos are merely pretending that they are. The only thing funny about Moreno’s Pretend Time is that he actually thinks the Angels are an […]

Halo Headlines – 12/14/10

Daily Links for the LA Angels including Rangers showing interest in Beltre, Angels not the mystery team in on Lee, Matsui close to joining the A’s.   The Story: The Rangers are reportedly showing interest in Adrian Beltre. The Monkey Says: Riiiiiight, sure they are.  Texas may have some money to spend, but going after […]

Angels Get Downs With Their Bad Selves

When the news broke on Friday that Tony Reagins acquired Downs, most Halo fans probably thought the team was revealing that their GM had somehow contracted Down Syndrome, thus explaining the Carl Crawford Catastrophe.  Nope, turns out the Angels merely made a sneaky (mostly) good move by picking up a reliable veteran reliever, Scott Downs. […]

While I Was Out…

OK, I give in, I can’t hold my tongue anymore.  I was going to take the recent time off the blog move has granted me to relax and center myself until the new site and domain move was taken care of. Yeah, not so much. This site is emerging from the darkness, but will Reagins […]

A Glass Case of Emotion

As the prophet Ron Burgundy once shouted, “I’m in a glass case of emotion!”  With the Angels at home and the hated Rangers battling the even more hated Yankees mixed with a healthy dose of former Angel heroism, I just don’t know how to react anymore. Is there a scenario in life in which […]

Halo Headlines – 10/22/10

Daily links for the LA Angels including Ric Wilson promoted to scouting director, the Rally Monkey creator is selling his World Series ring, grading Tony Reagins and much more.

Halo Headlines – 10/20/10

Daily links for the LA Angels including what to do with Mike Napoli, sometimes bad pitchers get good again, checking in with the Angels playing in Venezuela and much more.

Halo Headlines – 10/19/10

Daily links for the LA Angels including the spring training schedule is set, the Dodger don’t equal the Angels, Trumbo named Minor League Player of the Year for the Halos and much more.

Halo Headlines – 10/18/10

Daily links for the LA Angels including Halos on the verge of a huge TV contract, the most important Angel off-season in years, Mike Trout and the cautionary tale of Ed Kirkpatrick and much more.

You Make the Call: Now Who Do You Root For?

Last week there were eight teams left in the playoffs, now there are four and, unfortunately, one of them has to win the World Series.  Any good baseball fan has to be pulling for someone, but which of the remaining teams is the lesser of four evils? You Make the Call! Which of the four […]