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Sociopathic Angels Blogger Posts Now-Deleted Rant About Josh Ha…

Sociopathic Angels Blogger Posts Now-Deleted Rant About Josh Hamilton

deadspin.com Updated 5 hours ago
There are a lot of really bad blog posts on the internet. Most days, it’s a good idea for everyone to just ignore the bad blog posts, because at root they are all just derivatives of the same style of incurious, inflammatory writing. But sometimes there…
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  • Hamilton Back With Rangers, Ready to Get Back on Field

    Hamilton Back With Rangers, Ready to Get Back on Field

    Josh Hamilton knows he never was the player the Los Angeles Angels wanted and expected him to be.
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  • Adrian Beltre Sent Garrett Richards An Invoice For His Broken B…

    Adrian Beltre Sent Garrett Richards An Invoice For His Broken Bats

    deadspin.com Apr 27 (yesterday)
    Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre got worked over pretty good by Angels starter Garrett Richards on Friday night. Beltre faced Richards three times in six innings, and ended up with nothing more than three broken bats to show for it.Read more...
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  • Angels waiting on Hamilton-trade-to-Texas announcement

    Angels waiting on Hamilton-trade-to-Texas announcement

    MLB.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    No announcements were expected as of late Sunday afternoon, more than 48 hours after news first broke that the Angels and Rangers had a deal in place to send Josh Hamilton back to Texas. But neither side expects any hiccups. The trade could be finalized…
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  • Bases-loaded RBIs from Pujols, Cron put away Rangers

    Bases-loaded RBIs from Pujols, Cron put away Rangers

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 26 (3 days ago)
    C.J. Cron lined a two-run single with two-out in the sixth inning that lifted the Angels to a 4-1 victory over the Rangers on Saturday night at Angel Stadium.
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  • Freese's homer ices Richards' first win, spoils Wandy's debut

    Freese's homer ices Richards' first win, spoils Wandy's debut

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 25 (4 days ago)
    David Freese hit a two-run home run off reliever Keone Kela in the bottom of the seventh inning and the Angels held on for a 3-2 victory over the Rangers on Friday night.
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  • Source: Rangers to trade for Halos' Hamilton

    Source: Rangers to trade for Halos' Hamilton

    MLB.com deadspin.com Apr 24 (4 days ago)
    The Rangers are close to a deal that would bring Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton back to Texas, according to a source. Neither club has confirmed.
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  • One hit enough for Angels in shutout of A's

    One hit enough for Angels in shutout of A's

    MLB.com Apr 23 (5 days ago)
    Kole Calhoun blasted a two-run homer off Jesse Chavez and Nick Tropeano pitched six scoreless innings in his season debut on Thursday afternoon, setting the tone in the Angels' 2-0 victory over the A's in Southern California.
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  • Gray puts A's back in driver's seat at Angel Stadium

    Gray puts A's back in driver's seat at Angel Stadium

    MLB.com Apr 23 (6 days ago)
    Sonny Gray continued to dominate, and the A's rallied late, scoring a combined eight runs on nine hits against the Angels bullpen in the seventh and eighth innings to capture a 9-2 victory on Wednesday night.
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  • Angels Get 1 Hit, but Beat A's 2-0 on Calhoun's Homer

    Angels Get 1 Hit, but Beat A's 2-0 on Calhoun's Homer

    nytimes.com Apr 23 (6 days ago)
    After Nick Tropeano shut down the Oakland Athletics in a dazzling debut, three relievers escaped big jams with the help of some stellar defense.
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  • Wandy to start Friday; Detwiler bumped from rotation

    Wandy to start Friday; Detwiler bumped from rotation

    MLB.com Apr 22 (6 days ago)
    The Rangers have made a shift to their starting rotation. Veteran left-hander Wandy Rodriguez will start against the Angels on Friday in Anaheim, and he could be in line for at least two starts.
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  • Giavotella, Calhoun lead Angels' rout of A's

    Giavotella, Calhoun lead Angels' rout of A's

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 22 (7 days ago)
    Johnny Giavotella and Kole Calhoun each hit a three-run home run, and Giavotella added an RBI single in a six-run sixth inning as the Angels routed the A's, 14-1, on Tuesday night to even this four-game series at Angel Stadium at a game apiece.
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  • Angels' Hamilton Inching Closer to Comeback

    Angels' Hamilton Inching Closer to Comeback

    nytimes.com yahoo.com Apr 21 (7 days ago)
    Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia has confirmed troubled right fielder Josh Hamilton is close to beginning an extended spring program in Arizona.
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  • Statcast top speed: Gordon vs. Hamilton vs. Trout

    Statcast top speed: Gordon vs. Hamilton vs. Trout

    MLB.com Apr 21 (7 days ago)
    Cincinnati center fielder Billy Hamilton, Miami second baseman Dee Gordon and Angels center fielder Mike Trout are widely considered three of the main contenders for this unofficial crown, and with the advent of Statcast technology, it's easier than eve…
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  • Angels call up Bedrosian to give bullpen a fresh arm

    Angels call up Bedrosian to give bullpen a fresh arm

    MLB.com Apr 21 (7 days ago)
    The Angels recalled right-handed reliever Cam Bedrosian from Triple-A Salt Lake on Tuesday afternoon and optioned first baseman/outfielder Efren Navarro to the same club.
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  • Homers from Vogt, Semien lead Athletics past Angels

    Homers from Vogt, Semien lead Athletics past Angels

    The A's got home runs from Stephen Vogt and Marcus Semien and relied on a dominant six-inning performance from their bullpen to hold off the Angels, 6-3, on Monday night in the opener of a four-game series at Angel Stadium.
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  • Skaggs might follow Havey's rehab schedule

    Skaggs might follow Havey's rehab schedule

    MLB.com Apr 20
    Mets ace Matt Harvey's impressive return from Tommy John surgery after 18 months of rehab, rather than the typical year, has Angels left-hander Tyler Skaggs considering the same approach and delaying his return to the mound until next spring.
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  • Injury storm just an obstacle Mets have to weather

    Injury storm just an obstacle Mets have to weather

    MLB.com Apr 20
    To this point, the Mets have performed like the 2002 Angels and last summer's Giants, using a dozen papercuts to bleed their opponents. But another downpour might undermine this team. Those with Mets memories may recall a sequence of injuries that occur…
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  • Video - Richards' Road To Recovery 01:13

    Richards' Road To Recovery

    Mar 8
    Eric Karabell and Stephania Bell discuss the timetable for Angels pitcher Garrett Richards to return from a knee injury and what to his rehabilitation has involved to get back to the mound.
  • Video - Rob Manfred's Choice: The Josh Hamilton Ethical Nightmare 05:45

    Rob Manfred's Choice: The Josh Hamilton Ethical Nightmare

    Mar 5
    Major League Baseball has a choice: Help Josh Hamilton by sending him to rehab, or give the Angels' owners 25 million dollars.
  • Video - How Mike Trout Can Get Even Better 01:51

    How Mike Trout Can Get Even Better

    Feb 26
    Aaron Boone and Tim Kurkjian look at the ways that reigning MVP Mike Trout can get even better this season.
  • Video - Trout Wishes The Best For Hamilton 00:44

    Trout Wishes The Best For Hamilton

    Feb 26
    Angels outfielder Mike Trout shares his thoughts on Josh Hamilton, who met with MLB officials on Wednesday about a disciplinary issue.

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