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Angels Offseason in Review at MLB Trade Rumors

Eppler’s Domain: Bailey, DL, Rasmus, Second Base

For the past several years, Andrew Bailey was a reliever I had wanted the Angels to get to help address their bullpen woes that have been their biggest weakness on the field since 2010. Unfortunately, that didn’t happen, and the former 2009 Rookie of the Year stepped into the injury abyss. He wasn’t heard from much for a few years,… Read more »

Eppler’s Domain: MLBTR Offseason Outlook, Baldoquin, Top Prospects

The 2016 season was over for the Angels a long time ago. With a 74-88 campaign due to major pitching injuries that will linger into 2017, numerous additional questions loom for the Halos. Although Garrett Richards is returning, and Huston Street is expected to be ready, there is much concern over the club’s pitching depth, as well as holes at… Read more »

Angels Insiders: Trout, Lincecum, Lohse, Braun, Wilson, Smith, Green, and a Partridge In a Pear Tree

As we enter the week, the Angels are 13-18 and have an important series ahead of them that will determine their pace for the next month or so. Will they sweep the Cardinals and bounce back to 16-18? Will they take two out of three and settle for 15-19? Will they lose two out of three and end up 14-20?… Read more »

Angels Offseason In Review at MLB Trade Rumors

Earlier in the week, MLB Trade Rumors wrote about the Angels offseason as part of their yearly ‘Offseason In Review‘ series. They had lots of good things to say, plus some of the obvious criticisms. But before we spoil it, Here it is:

Stoneman’s Lair: Angels Acquire David DeJesus

In what is becoming a busy afternoon for the Angel front office, it appears as though the Angels have acquired oufielder David DeJesus in a trade with the Tampa Bay Rays. In exchange the Rays will get minor-league RHP Eduar Lopez. Read the full story HERE.

Stoneman’s Lair: Angels Acquire David Murphy

Reports this afternoon say that outfielder David Murphy has been scratched from the Indians’ lineup tonight because he is being traded to the Angels. No word yet on what the Angels are giving up, but Murphy will be a free agent at season’s end. Read the full story & updates HERE:

Stoneman’s Lair: Astros Acquire Scott Kazmir

In the first major move of the 2015 midseason trading season, the 2nd place Houston Astros (2 games behind the Angels) and the current AL Wild Card leaders have bolstered their rotation by acquiring lefty Scott Kazmir in a trade with the Oakland Athletics. In return, the A’s will get a pair of prospects, RHP Daniel Mengden and C Jacob… Read more »

Halos Rumors: Dipoto, Revere, Int’l Spending, Trade Bait

Outside Analysis: Angels at ‘MLB Trade Rumors’