Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout, a native of Vineland, NJ just 45 minutes away from Philadelphia, was spotted at the NFC Championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the San Francisco 49ers. Trout has been a mainstay at important Eagles games during the MLB offseason and is a vocal fan of Philadelphia teams. That connection has prompted plenty of speculation of whether or not Trout would entertain playing for his childhood team the Philadelphia Phillies in the future.
Posted: January 30, 2023, 2:09 am
Los Angeles Times Sports readers share their thoughts on Arte Moreno’s decision to keep the Angels and Mick Cronin’s coaching methods at UCLA.
Posted: January 28, 2023, 12:00 pm
On an all-new episode of The Mets Pod, Connor Rogers and Joe DeMayo discuss the news that the Angels are no longer for sale, and how that may affect the future of Shohei Ohtani. Will the Angels potentially trade their superstar, and is Ohtani destined for free agency after the 2023 season? Connor Rogers and Joe DeMayo bring you The Mets Pod, a podcast dedicated to all things New York Mets! SNY’s signature podcast is a weekly show that delivers everything a Mets fan wants to hear about the team from Queens, including news, analysis, exclusive interviews, special guests, and more! About The Mets Pod: Subscribe below to The Mets Pod to hear Connor Rogers and Joe DeMayo talk New York Mets all year long! Apple: on.sny.tv/Fjog278 Spotify: on.sny.tv/mox84ql
Posted: January 27, 2023, 8:14 pm
Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout recently visited Top Golf, where he was videoed driving a golf ball 184 mph. Trout is coming off a 2022 season in which he batted . with a .
Posted: January 27, 2023, 12:57 am
The Houston Astros were in the market for a new general manager this offseason. It seemed to be coming down to a few candidates — one of them being former Angels manager and longtime MLB catcher Brad Ausmus. However, the Astros ended up hiring Dana Brown, a longtime scouting executive, who becomes just the second Black executive in charge of baseball operations.
Posted: January 26, 2023, 7:02 pm
Although longtime Angels closer Francisco Rodriguez didn’t come close to Hall of Fame election in his first appearance on the ballot, he earned enough votes to remain on next year’s ballot. Rodriguez received votes from 42 of the 387 writers who cast ballots. His total of 10.8% was above the 5% threshold to remain on the ballot.
Posted: January 24, 2023, 11:27 pm
Filipino American Valentino Alvero was among those killed during Saturday’s mass shooting at the Star Ballroom Dance Studio in Monterey Park, California. Alvero, 68, was a U.S. citizen of Filipino descent who worked as a hospitality worker. In a statement released by his niece Karmel Kwan on Tuesday, Alvero was remembered as “a loving father” who loved to dance.
Posted: January 24, 2023, 10:04 pm
Jaime Jarrín was the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Spanish-language broadcaster for 64 years until retiring after the 2022 season. Over the course of his Hall of Fame career, Jarrín called three perfect games, nearly two-dozen no-hitters, 26 All-Star Games and 29 World Series. Jarrín became just the second Spanish-language broadcaster to earn the the Ford C. Frick Award from the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1998.
Posted: January 24, 2023, 9:46 pm