Kole Calhoun

State of the Angels

There’s no way around it: 2016 has been a lost season all the way around for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. While many pundits and projection systems had the Angels out of the playoff picture before the season,  the…

Series Recap 6/23-6/26 vs OAK

Series Recap 6/23-6/26 vs OAK

Thursday 6/23: L 5-4 Tim Lincecum‘s debut at Angel Stadium didn’t go as planned as he was done after 3 innings. Some shaky Angels defense didn’t help(errors from Mike Trout and Yunel Escobar in the 2nd inning) but Lincecum struggled to…

Series Recap 6/20-6/22 @ HOU

Monday 6/20: L 10-7 The pitching woes continued for the Angels Monday night in Houston as starter Jhoulys Chacin was dreadful and the bullpen was not much better in relief. Chacin allowed 6 hits, 5 walks and 6 runs(5 earned) in…

Series Recap 6/17-6/19 @ OAK

Series Recap 6/17-6/19 @ OAK

Friday 6/17: L 2-3 Matt Shoemaker dominated once again for the Angels but the offense was unable to figure out A’s starter Kendall Graveman. With 7 strikeouts, 1 walk and 1 earned run allowed, Shoemaker extended his ridiculous hot streak to…

Series Recap 6/13-6/15 vs MIN

Series Recap 6/13-6/15 vs MIN

Monday 6/13: L 4-9 The Angels continued their ugly skid on Monday night as they were pounded at home by the worst team in the American League. Not much went right for the team as they received a poor start from…

The Angels’ Complicated 2016 Summer

The Angels’ Complicated 2016 Summer

63 games into the season on June 13th, the Angels currently sit in 4th place in the American League West with a 27-36 record, only a half game up on the last place Oakland Athletics. The rash of injuries have…

Series Recap 5/27-5/29 vs HOU

Friday 5/27: W 7-2 For the 2nd straight outing, Matt Shoemaker was absolutely brilliant as he was rewarded with a win with a near shutout that ended in the 9th inning. Shoemaker was pulled after 1 out after allowing 2…

Series Recap 5/2-5/4 @MIL

Monday 5/2: L 5-8 After losing the series in Texas over the weekend, the Angels endured a frustrating loss to a full rebuilding team in the Milwaukee Brewers. Jered Weaver‘s outing started off pretty well but he fully imploded in…