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The Time for the Angels to Spend is Now

Although the trade for Andrelton Simmons locked up shortstop for the next half-decade, it did not fill any of the club’s major holes for the 2016 season. After the 2015 season, the following players became free agents: C – Chris…

2015 Preview: American League West

2015 Preview: American League West

Division Previews: NL East, AL East, NL Central, AL Central, NL West As we wrap up our 2015 previews, we take a look at the AL West: Houston Astros Despite having a 70-92 record, the Astros had their best season…

2015 Preview: National League West

2015 Preview: National League West

Division Previews: NL East, AL East, NL Central, AL Central, AL West As we continue our 2015 previews, we head west as we look at the NL West. Arizona Diamondbacks After being the worst team in the Majors last season,…

2015 Preview: American League East

2015 Preview: American League East

We continue our 2015 preview with the American League East Baltimore Orioles After winning the division in 2014, the Orioles will look to to overcome an offseason in which they saw more subtractions than additions. Key Additions: Everth Cabrera, SS.…

2015 Preview: American League Central

Chicago White Sox 6 years of mediocrity and no playoff appearances clearly was enough for Rick Hahn and the White Sox. Chicago went out and had arguably the most aggressive offseason of any team in baseball. The Sox most likely…

2015 Preview: National League East

2015 Preview: National League East

Hello all, and welcome to our 2015 preview series! We will kick it off with the National League East. Atlanta Braves After finishing 79-83, the Braves decided to enter the rebuild/retool phase, trading away major short-term assets to gain more…

On the Possible Acquisition of Chase Utley by the Angels

Alden Gonzalez posted on Twitter that Philadelphia Phillies’ Second Baseman Chase Utley could be acquired if a team is willing to take on his contract. Utley, who turned 36 this offseason, continues to be a valuable piece when he is…

Maniac Ball: Around the League 12/11(Winter Meetings Edition)

Padres acquire OF Matt Kemp and C Tim Federowicz from Dodgers in exchange for C Yasmani Grandal, SP Joe Wieland and SP Zach Eflin  This trade has picked up steam in the last week or so and it finally finalized in the…