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Angels minor league pitcher Kevin Grendell motivated by chance to represent the hearing impaired

OC Register (By JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. – Kevin Grendell was slogging his way through another summer, buried deep in the minor leagues long past the time he should have advanced farther, when he discovered a motivation that...
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Angels' Matt Shoemaker faces hitters for first time since suffering skull fracture at end of last season

Los Angeles Times (Pedro Moura) — Matt Shoemaker stared at Shane Robinson from the mound on a Tempe Diablo Stadium back field on Wednesday afternoon. There was no screen between the two men, and Shoemaker had no idea if Robinson...
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Angels Notes: Mike Scioscia won't miss four-pitch intentional walks

OC Register (By JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. – Mike Scioscia said he’s “fairly certain” that the four-pitch intentional walk is a thing of the past, and it doesn’t bother him. The idea is to simply signal for the batter to go to...
  • 20 hr 22 min ago

Angels Matt Shoemaker passes a key test in comeback from frightening injury

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. — Matt Shoemaker stood on the mound on a practice field on Wednesday, a protective piece of plastic tucked into his cap, and he faced the final hurdle in his comeback from the...
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Get your first look at the 2017 Angels in action

OC Register Game on! The Angels are in action during Spring Training on Tuesday at Tempe Diablo Stadium in Tempe, Arizona.Games begin Saturday, when the team faces the Milwaukee Brewers. See the schedule and...
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Pitcher Bud Norris used to dominate the Angels; now he's trying to make their roster

OC Register (By JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. – Perhaps no team in baseball has more reason than the Angels to hold out hope that Bud Norris can still be a quality major league pitcher.In 2013 and 2014, Norris faced the Angels...
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Angels' C.J. Cron might have work cut out for him

Los Angeles Times (Pedro Moura) — Angels hitters faced Angels pitchers for the first time this year Tuesday. It is a rite of spring, the first day of so-called live batting practice. Some batters behave much like they do during an...
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Angels pitcher Ricky Nolasco hopes his workload, and contract situation, work out for the vest

Los Angeles Times (Pedro Moura) — If Angels right-hander Ricky Nolasco obtains 14 more outs this season than last, he’ll guarantee himself a $13-million salary in 2018. So says a provision within the four-year, $49-million...
  • 2 days ago

Angels Notes: Kaleb Cowart alters his stance

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. — Kaleb Cowart has tweaked his swing, the latest move as he tries to unlock the offensive performance that has so far held him back.Cowart said he’s shifted with weight more toward...
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C.J. Cron is ready to battle for playing time with Angels

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. — C.J. Cron, who seemed to have an everyday job in the bag, knows just what to say about his now muddled situation.“It doesn’t matter what I think,” Cron said Monday, before the...
  • 3 days ago

Cameron Maybin vows to bring passion, energy to Angels' clubhouse

Los Angeles Times (Pedro Moura) — Cameron Maybin has always viewed himself as a center fielder. That will change this season as an Angel. He also viewed himself as the center of the Detroit Tigers’ clubhouse in 2016, and that, he...
  • 3 days ago

Jered Weaver on Twitter? For real

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — PEORIA, Ariz. — The second biggest change for Jered Weaver these days? He's on Twitter.Weaver, a sometimes cantankerous veteran who seemed to be the last player you’d expect on Twitter, said he...
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Before pulling on a Padres uniform, Jered Weaver still hoped to stay with Angels

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — PEORIA, Ariz. — Throughout the winter, Jered Weaver held out hope that the day last October he received a standing ovation from Angel Stadium fans wasn’t going to be his last in an Angels...
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Angels' Albert Pujols says his first week has been 'really good'

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. — Nearly a week into his spring training, Albert Pujols is happy with the progress he’s making.“It’s been really good,” said Pujols, who reported Tuesday with the pitchers and...
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Owner Arte Moreno believes Angels can compete

Los Angeles Times (Pedro Moura) — Sixty-nine Angels gathered Saturday at Tempe Diablo Stadium for their first full-squad workout of 2017.  Unseasonable rain pounding the Phoenix area nixed that. But, in a rare instance of public...
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Mike Trout looks for more of the same, plus a ring, as he begins 6th season with Angels

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. — Mike Trout, model of consistency, described his preparation and goals in terms unheard since … well … since last year.Trout said Saturday he wants to steal more bases, maybe 40 this...
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Angels to stay in Anaheim through at least 2029

Los Angeles Times (Pedro Moura) — In his first news conference since October 2015, Angels owner Arte Moreno said Saturday that his team is staying at Angel Stadium for the foreseeable future. The franchise holds the right to opt...
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Longtime Angels ace Jered Weaver agrees to deal with Padres

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — Jered Weaver's 11-year career with the Angels came to an official end on Saturday, when the veteran right-hander agreed to terms on a one-year with the San Diego Padres. Weaver's deal, reportedly...
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Owner Arte Moreno says the Angels are staying at Angel Stadium, and he will have more money to spend on the team

OC Register (BY JEFF FLETCHER) — TEMPE, Ariz. — Before he spoke to his team on the first day of spring training they were all in the same room, Arte Moreno told reporters on Saturday that he’s committed to improvements on two...
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Angels' Andrew Heaney won't rule out return from surgery this season

Los Angeles Times (Pedro Moura) — Andrew Heaney has already played catch at least 20 times this year, from farther and farther distances. His recovery from Tommy John surgery is humming along at its expected pace. The timing of...
  • 5 days ago
Blog Articles

MLB Rumor Central: Angels in no rush to name a first baseman

ESPN MLB Rumor Central: Angels in no rush to name a first baseman
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Positions of strength: Where MLB teams have shined most for past decade

ESPN Positions of strength: Where MLB teams have shined most for past decade
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Espinosa: 'I'm ecstatic to be traded to the Angels'

ESPN Espinosa: 'I'm ecstatic to be traded to the Angels'
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Moreno: Angels better financially, staying put

ESPN Moreno: Angels better financially, staying put
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Trout takes subtle dig at Christie over Phils jab

ESPN Trout takes subtle dig at Christie over Phils jab
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Sources: RHP Weaver agrees with Padres

ESPN Sources: RHP Weaver agrees with Padres
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Injury comebacks worth watching this spring

ESPN Injury comebacks worth watching this spring
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Rangers, Napoli finally reunited for 3rd stint

ESPN Rangers, Napoli finally reunited for 3rd stint
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MLB Rumor Central: Angels to pass on Matt Wieters?

ESPN MLB Rumor Central: Angels to pass on Matt Wieters?
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Angels' Street embraces closer competition

ESPN Angels' Street embraces closer competition
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Despite what you've heard, baseball didn't end when Cubs won it all

ESPN Despite what you've heard, baseball didn't end when Cubs won it all
  • 9 days ago
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Bold predictions for spring training

ESPN Bold predictions for spring training
  • 10 days ago
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Names to watch: Baseball's most interesting non-roster invitees

ESPN Names to watch: Baseball's most interesting non-roster invitees
  • 12 days ago
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Ex-Angels lefty Wilson commits full time to racing

ESPN Ex-Angels lefty Wilson commits full time to racing
  • 12 days ago
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Cubs lead way in first sportsbook's win totals

ESPN Cubs lead way in first sportsbook's win totals
  • 13 days ago
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Baseball's best bets to beat Father Time

ESPN Baseball's best bets to beat Father Time
  • 15 days ago
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Vote: Which current star is most dominant in his or her sport?

ESPN Vote: Which current star is most dominant in his or her sport?
  • 15 days ago
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Final offseason grades for all 30 teams

ESPN Final offseason grades for all 30 teams
  • 16 days ago
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Bulls' Butler remains sidelined with bruised heel

ESPN Bulls' Butler remains sidelined with bruised heel
  • 16 days ago
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Barba to shine away from the spotlight - Mitchell

ESPN Barba to shine away from the spotlight - Mitchell
  • 16 days ago
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