The Phillies’ Optimal Lineup

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I would not be able to start this without stating the obvious: we will not see the Phillies’ optimal lineup until after the All-Star Break. That said, we can still look ahead to the future and see what that lineup will look like. When that day does arrive, opposing pitching staffs beware. The Phillies’ offense […] READ MORE


Brandon Marsh Acquired By Phillies

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Per Ken Rosenthal, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Brandon Marsh has been traded to the Philadelphia Phillies. The 24-year-old outfielder is in his second season at the major league level. Furthermore, he is under team control for the 2023 and ’’24campaigns and will be eligible for arbitration in 2025. The earliest that he will become a […] READ MORE


Angels Farm System: Week Fourteen Recap

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The Los Angeles Angels‘ top prospects were rewarded with new rankings over the last 24 hours. Major League Baseball has just updated their prospect rankings to include this year’s draft class and international signings. For the Angels, this means that top picks Sam Bachman and Ky Bush have moved into the team’s top-10. Also, Cuban catcher […] READ MORE


Angels Farm System: Week Eleven Recap

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The Los Angeles Angels minor leagues played better than .500 baseball over the last week. Yet, that wasn’t the biggest news of the week. The Angels promoted Reid Detmers and Chris Rodriguez to Triple-A. The Angels win over the Minnesota Twins last night moved their record to 49-49. Things are starting to look up in […] READ MORE


Angels Farm System: Week Nine & Ten Recap

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The Los Angeles Angels minor league system excelled over the last couple of weeks. Every club in the system played .500 ball or better, led by Inland Empire’s 8-3 record during that time. Overall, the organization went 30-21 across all five levels. The biggest highlight came yesterday as the Angels called up top prospect Brandon Marsh […] READ MORE


Angels Call Up Brandon Marsh

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The Los Angeles Angels called up top prospect Brandon Marsh to start against the Seattle Mariners this afternoon. The 23-year-old was the Angels second-round pick in 2016. He was a two-sport star whose athleticism truly shined once he focused full-time on baseball. Marsh will start in center field and bat seventh. Marsh has been limited […] READ MORE


Angels Farm System: Week Seven Recap

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The Los Angeles Angels farm system continued to improve last week despite the organization’s 11-13 overall record. And there is help on the way. The complex leagues started yesterday in Arizona and Florida. The Angels rookie-level club plays in the renamed Arizona Complex League, which was formerly called the Arizona League (AZL). Eight of the […] READ MORE


Angels Farm System: Week Two Recap

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The Los Angeles Angels farm system had a winning record during week two after struggling mightily in the first week of the season. More importantly, Angels top prospect Brandon Marsh returned to action. Marsh, the #42 prospect in all of baseball, came out swinging–homering in his first game back. After a dreadful 10-19 organizational start […] READ MORE


Angels Farm System: Week One Recap

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The minor league season is a week old. Old veterans and young prospects alike try to move up the ladder to that ultimate goal: Major League Baseball. Yet, in the early going, the excitement is muted for the Los Angeles Angels down on the farm. With a major overhaul to minor league baseball this offseason, […] READ MORE


Angels Youth Pivotal to 2020 and Beyond

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Angels Youth Pivotal in Sweep of Houston With their 9-5 victory on Sunday afternoon, the Los Angeles Angels swept the Houston Astros for the first time since July of 2014. The Angels season-high five game winning streak comes at a time when the team is preparing for the future. Led early by Anthony Rendon‘s eighth […] READ MORE