Los Angeles Angels

Rosenthal: The Angels, typically unpredictable, continue busy offseason with Hunter Renfroe trade

That’s three moves now. Three moves in six days from a team many expected to be dormant this offseason, or even in retreat. Three moves at a time when most other clubs are still gathering information, still weighing how to proceed on the trade and free-market markets. The Angels are for sale, but Arte Moreno …

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MLB free agency and trades mailbag: Bowden on shortstop market, offseason rumblings

On Tuesday, three free agents ranked in my top 25 — Anthony Rizzo, Martín Pérez and Tyler Anderson — came off the board as they agreed to deals with the Yankees, Rangers and Angels, respectively. So who will sign next? What am I hearing about the trade market? And what might some teams do, as …

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Aaron Judge is clear MVP despite Shohei Ohtani’s brilliance

MILWAUKEE — I keep hearing from Californians that there’s an East Coast bias and the Angels’ Shohei Ohtani needs to be seriously considered to win the American League MVP. Sorry if this reveals my bias, but I’m starting to think that avocado toast must be affecting their thinking. Is Ohtani the most amazing baseball player …

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New York Yankees’ Aaron Judge hits 50th home run, becoming 10th MLB player to do it twice

12:23 AM ET Marly RiveraESPN Writer Close Marly Rivera is a writer for ESPNdeportes.com and ESPN.com. ANAHEIM — A 434-foot drive off Angels reliever Ryan Tepera etched Aaron Judge’s name in the major league history books Monday night, as the New York Yankees slugger became only the 10th player in MLB history to record multiple …

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What Arte Moreno selling the Angels would mean for the team and for his legacy

It’s been 20 years since the Angels won the World Series. Championship droughts aren’t necessarily an objective barometer of an organization. For the Angels, this era does not serve as the best measurement of the Angels’ failures. The wins and losses are damning, sure. But it’s the inability to fulfill expectations that have truly defined …

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MLB trade deadline superlatives: Weirdest trade, most improved teams, GMs who shined and more

Have you caught your breath yet? This trade deadline did not disappoint. We waited and waited and waited for moves, and then they came, fast and furious. Now that the dust has settled on the 2022 trade deadline and I’ve shared my grades for all 30 teams, let’s have some fun with deadline superlatives. So, …

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Sarris: Jordan Montgomery, José Siri and the five most intriguing of the MLB trade deadline

Yeah, maybe in one respect the Juan Soto deal was the most intriguing trade of the deadline — it certainly was the biggest. But his form was one that we’ve seen before: a big star for a bunch of top prospects. We know those sorts of deals, it just happened to be one of the …

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