Ohtani’s Hot August Bat

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An elbow injury may be limiting Los Angeles Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani from stepping up to the mound, but he looks to be a key contributor offensively. So far, Ohtani’s bat is off to a hot August start. So far, he has hit for a 0.318 BA and a 1.105 OPS. While we will […] READ MORE



Early Surprises: Angels Starting Pitching

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The Los Angeles Angels have seen positive production from their starting pitching; an early surprise for the 2020 season. After compiling a league-worst 5.64 ERA in 2019, the rotation now tops the league in a number of metrics. The Angels rank seventh in WAR and sixth in strikeouts after nine games. Most of the success […] READ MORE


Anthony Rendon Sidelined; Angels to Step Up

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Rendon Sidelined; Angels to Step Up With Anthony Rendon sidelined due to an oblique injury, the Los Angeles Angels will look to others on the roster to step up and contribute. Five players look to capitalize on the opportunity for more playing time in the series opener against the Oakland Athletics. David Fletcher, Tommy La […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Angels New Guard Symbolizes Change

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Joe Maddon Will Make Waves There is a new sheriff in town and his name is Joe Maddon. Maddon has departed from the  Chicago Cubs after breaking a century-long championship drought. That is one of the tallest tasks you can tackle at the major league level. He is now the Angels new manager. Maddon has […] READ MORE


Cade Horton 2020 MLB Draft Profile

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The two-way player is becoming more prominent in MLB. Shohei Ohtani of the Los Angeles Angels is one example, but there are others such as Michael Lorenzen of the Cincinnati Reds, and Brendan McKay of the Tampa Bay Rays who have also made appearances as batters and pitchers in MLB. Cade Horton could be the […] READ MORE


Shohei Ohtani Is out for the Season

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Shohei Ohtani Is Out for the Season Los Angeles Angels pitcher & designated hitter Shohei Ohtani is out for the season with a left knee injury. The nature of Ohtani’s injury is surgery to address a bipartite patella in his left knee. This is the second straight season Ohtani has had surgery. The estimated recovery […] READ MORE