Category Archives: Scioscia’s Throne

Welcome to Scioscia’s Throne! Here you will find everything involving game previews, game recaps, player status, clubhouse situations, controversy, and what’s happening with Angels Manager Mike Scioscia.

Angels Insiders: Pujols’ Surgery, Escobar, Simmons

This is the fourth surgery Albert has undergone in his five years with the Angels. Yet only one has resulted in significant time missed during any of those seasons. That was in 2013, when his plantar fasciitis finally caught up to him, and the tendon in his left foot tore during a game in Oakland. This time, he’s had the procedure done… Read more »

Mike Trout Wins AL MVP

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The Angels have their first player ever to win multiple MVP’s. Mike Trout took home the award for the second time in three seasons after posting one of his best seasons despite his team not making the playoffs. And that was the big debate leading up to the final voting. It was put to rest, however, as Trout’s .315 / .441… Read more »

CJ Cron To Have Surgery On Hand

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  Well, if it isn’t that good ole’ injury bug again. This time he’s decided that since enough is enough for the Angels and so many ailing players, that he’s picking on a previous victim: CJ Cron. How dare he! But the injury bug’s days are numbers, as this time there isn’t much to worry about. The young slugger is… Read more »

Angels Insiders: Calhoun’s Surgery, Recovery Time

Another Angel went under the knife this past week as Kole Calhoun had surgery to repair a core muscle injury that had bothered him for some time. This probably explains a slump Kole had in August and early September. Overall, however, Calhoun bounced back in 2016 from what was considered a down season in 2015 despite a career high in… Read more »

Angels Insiders: Richards, Weaver, Scioscia

With the 2016 season coming to an end, the Angels found themselves at 88 losses and a pitching staff left nearly in shambles due to catastrophic to their rotation and back end of their bullpen. Losing Garrett Richards, Andrew Heaney, and Nick Tropeano to torn UCL’s, and the latter two undergoing Tommy John Surgery, the season and the future looked… Read more »

2016 Game 162: Astros at Angels

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Some notes for the final game of the season: With Friday night’s victory, the Angels avoided their first 90 loss season in 17 years. The club also set an MLB record with 24 different pitchers with at least a win. And Mike Trout now has the franchise record in walks. Trout is also sitting on 29 HR, 99 RBI, and… Read more »

2016 Game 160: Astros at Angels

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2016 Game 157: A’s at Angels

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2016 Game 156: Angels at Astros

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2016 Game 154: Angels at Astros

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