Archive for the 'Angels' Category

A baseball great overcame segregation in his hometown.

The worst name ever for a major league team is no more.

You think politics can’t affect baseball? Well, what if…?

The Royals cracked the code. Now the rest of baseball is on to their secret.

A former pitcher’s new book rivals those of Jim Bouton and Jim Brosnan

Scrapping historical precedent and starting over with the name game.

With the 2016 season now over, it’s time to incorporate the season’s statistics and see what changes are afoot.

Player can have stellar seasons without taking home the hardware.

The first entry in a new series.

Somehow, a second-year expansion team managed to produce a winning season.

These moments had the most impact on the season’s results.

If you’re going to hit it hard here’s how to hit it so you hit where you want it.

Byron McLaughlin had one of the strangest possible post-baseball lives, one that frequently ran afoul of the law.

Big Sexy is not a fan of issuing walks.

The “other” Dobson had a troubled major league career.

When does the most valuable player not win the MVP award? Lots of times.

Collecting 2015 wind data for every ballpark.

Does the backdrop behind Jered Weaver help explain his success at home?

The longest drought is much longer than you think.

Shining a little light on our first designated hitters.