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Hampton jumping back into baseball as pitching coach

Hampton jumping back into baseball as pitching coach

MLB.com Updated Feb 27, 2013
Former All-Star left-hander Mike Hampton got the itch to get back in the game a few months ago, so he had his agent put out feelers for potential coaching jobs. And the most appealing wound up being the new pitching coach for the Angels' Double-A affili…
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  • Trout notches hit, RBI in clash with Giants

    Trout notches hit, RBI in clash with Giants

    MLB.com Feb 27, 2013
    Mike Trout went 1-for-2 with a bases-loaded walk and Ryan Vogelsong pitched three scoreless innings in preparation for the World Baseball Classic on Wednesday as the Giants and Angels played to an 8-8 tie at Tempe Diablo Stadium.
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  • Cordero's comeback moves to big league camp

    Cordero's comeback moves to big league camp

    MLB.com Feb 27, 2013
    When Chad Cordero was recently pulled off the field in Minor League camp by Angels assistant general manager Scott Servais, he thought it was to simply go over Monday's outing -- his first appearance in a game in nearly two years. Instead, he got an inv…
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  • Angels keeping options open at closer

    Angels keeping options open at closer

    MLB.com Feb 27, 2013
    Angels manager Mike Scioscia isn't picking any favorites for the closer's role, which will be wide open now that Ryan Madson is all but guaranteed to start the season on the disabled list.
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  • Video - Ryan Vogelsong Impressive 00:44

    Ryan Vogelsong Impressive

    Feb 27
    Ryan Vogelsong strikes out four over three scoreless innings in Giants spring training game against the Angels.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 2.0

    Feb 27
    We told you this year's draft was one of those exception-to-rule affairs, and the just-completed NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis seemed to confirm it. To wit:
  • Detroit Lions now $5M under cap with reworked deals

    Feb 27
    Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola and wide receiver Nate Burleson accepted combined pay cuts of $5.55 million to help the Lions get under the salary cap.
  • Source: 49ers agree to trade Smith to Chiefs

    Feb 27
    The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to trade quarterback Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs, league sources confirmed to ESPN.
  • The Sports Guy spends a week with Mike Tyson

    Feb 27
    On a rooftop in Harlem, Bill Simmons discovered the only place where Mike Tyson finds peace.