Much has been made of the way the Angels have re-shaped their roster this off-season. While the changes have certainly lacked the style and substance of the Angels' previous winter of moves, Jerry Dipoto insists that he made the team better. The fans and most analysts beg to differ though. So who is right? Shall […]
The December 11th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including wondering how much money Weaver left on the table, Angels opt-out of StubHub agreement and much more… The Story: How much money did Jered Weaver leave on the table by signing his extension. The Monkey Says: It is an […]
Well, it happened. Zack Greinke is staying in Southern California, but he'll be doing so wearing Dodger Blue and all the Angels have to show for it is a wobbly rotation and a giant hole in their farm system where three quality prospects used to be. Some corners of the baseball world are applauding Jerry […]
The December 10th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including Greinke signs with the Dodgers, making sense of the Angels' pitching moves and much more… The Story: Zack Greinke has signed with the Dodgers for six-years and $147 million and will now create all sorts of fallout through the […]
In the latest episode of Podcast with a Halo, we review the "meh" inspiring results of the Winter Meetings and learn a lesson about risk tolerance. Direct download the episode here or subscribe to the podcast here. And help us out by leaving a rating or comment over at iTunes.
Dear Zack, You know we care about you a lot,or we wouldn’t be writing. That’s part of what makes this so hard to say We don’t understand what went wrong, Zack. One day we were racing to take the AL West and the next you’re saying we need to see other people. Was it […]
The December 7th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including Angels moving on from Greinke (or not), Trout could move into the two hole, Angels lose Sanchez in Rule 5 draft and much more… The Story: Jerry Dipoto says the Angels are "prepared to move on from Zack Greinke. […]
Well that was an exciting yet ultimately disappointing Winter Meetings, wasn't it? Sure the Angels made a few moves and more or less locked in their roster for the season, but they kind of forgot to bring in that one big piece that was going to make it all worthwhile, that would be a Mr. […]
The December 6th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including details and reactions for Burnett and Blanton signings, why Trout is moving to left field and much more… The Story: Landing Sean Burnett for two years and $8 million seems like a great deal for the Angels. The Monkey […]
Well, the Zack Greinke era was fun while it lasted. Though Greinke has yet to pick a new home, it appears that the Angels have raised the white flag on bringing him back with the breaking news that they are on the verge of signing veteran innings-eater Joe Blanton: Source:
Multiple sources are reporting that the Angels are finalizing a two-year deal, with a club option, with left-handed reliever Sean Burnett.
The final day of the Winter Meetings are upon us and with that comes this VERY IMPORTANT update on the Angels… … …the Angels have (drum roll, please) not done a damn thing. Yep, nothing. Not one move. They haven't signed Greinke or any other starting pitcher. They haven't even brought in a semi-anonymous middle […]
The December 5th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including Haren picks Nats over Halos, Angels pursuing McCarthy, no longer in on Dempster and much more… The Story:
My weeks-long experiment in cognitive dissonance relating to the odds of Zack Greinke re-signing with the Angels continues as today I present you with five reasons why the Halos still have a shot at landing the pitcher, despite the discouraging reports to the contrary: 1) Maybe he just likes the Angels better. Much has been […]
The December 4th, 2012 edition of daily news for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim including Angels falling out of Greinke bidding, have serious interest in Sean Burnett, exploring Lohse, Sanchez and Haren options and much more… The Story: