Mike and Jessica Trout are going to have a baby! So adorable! And Juno Trout finally gets a sibling…
Los Angeles Angels related links
The Angels will be visiting the Cleveland Indians March 3, 2020, and the game begins at 12:05 PST.
Yesterday, Joe Maddon reunited with his old club, but the final score was Cubs 9, Angels 4. Cam Bedrosian had an ERA over 23, and J.C. Ramirez had an even 9.00. It looks like Bedrosian is in midseason form.
Anthony Rendon has a very positive outlook for the 2020 season. Here is a video of Joe Maddon discussing visiting his former team Monday. Charles Barkley came to hang out with the Angels. Meanwhile, The Sky’s the limit for Jo Adell. And, of course, Mike Trout is number 1 in this projection of the likely MVP winners for 2020.
News from around baseball
Current Major League players will not be allowed to play baseball at the Olympics, but prospects can if their Major League team allows it. Major League Baseball is handing out a new rule sheet concerning just what constitutes cheating. This concerns not only sign stealing technology, but a ban on doctoring balls with “engineered” substances. I wonder if Trevor Bauer is engineering substances. Trevor Bauer tells Dodgers Matt Beaty what the pitches will be and gets him out anyway.
Jose Bautista is hoping to come back as a two way player. We’ll see how that goes…Maybe he will plunk Rougned Odor. The Tommy John epidemic continues. This time it’s a Mariner. The Yankees continue to implode. Vlad Guerrero Jr. jacks a laser beam into the left field stands. Garrett Whitley hit by a foul ball in the dugout at the Rays/Orioles game on Monday. He’s a minor leaguer so he wasn’t even getting paid. They said he wasn’t bleeding much. ($$) Keith Law’s annual ranking of all 30 minor league systems on the Athletic. Harvard’s baseball team makes four errors on one play. Cue Yakety Sax. And finally, yet another woman breaking down barriers as Melanie Newman becomes the first female play by play announcer for the Orioles.
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