Good morning Angels fans, how are you today? It isn’t winter quite yet, but have some warm links anyway.
Reid Detmers got noticed by the Baseball Card company Topps as a top Rookie of 2022! Does that mean I can sell his card in 30 years?
9 Angels will play in the WBC next year. Just please don’t get hurt.
Former Angel/Philly/Card/Cub Curt Simmons has passed away. He was 93.
It has been 10 years since the Hamilton signing. A reminder to everyone that FA signings can backfire and he should be in jail.
The SF Giants, who, 20 years ago blew it vs the Angels, are spending like Arte Moreno at a Del Taco. Carlos Correa, the cheater, has a new 13/350M deal with the Giants.
And that big splash overshadowed the other Giants’ move of the yesterday of a 2/25M for Stripling. Yes, that will be awkward for the Chicken Strip.
With the Giants scooping these guys up and all the Mets have been doing, it is easy to forget that there are still be names out there. Not that they are the best anymore but their names are big.
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A reminder that the HOF voting ballots are being drip fed as voters release their ballots to the public. So far only Scott Rolen seems to be making it this year.
3 Billion spent on FA this year by teams. Yes, BILLION.
The Ohtani rule is coming to Japan! Well, parts of Japan anyway.
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