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  1. Can they win despite their pitching?

    Mark Saxon

    AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez The Angels are a different team in July than they were in April. Obviously, right? They have Mike Trout and Ernesto Frieri now. They had Bobby Abreu and Vernon Wells then. But the morphing of the team's personality...

    Blog | July 26, 2012
  2. What to do with Vernon Wells?

    Mark Saxon

    ANAHEIM -- Since he went on the disabled list May 21, veteran Vernon Wells has seen Mike Trout start to produce at the level everyone predicted for him. He has seen Mark Trumbo continue to be the most productive bat in the Angels' lineup. He's awa...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  3. The Caveman Diet

    Mark Saxon

    ANAHEIM -- The Angels are tied with the Oakland A's for the most different lineups used this season, 22 in 24 games, and manager Mike Scioscia is trying another look Wednesday night: using his co-home run leader, Vernon Wells, in the No. 2 hole. T...

    Blog | May 02, 2012
  4. How Albert Pujols could end Vernon Wells' slump

    Mark Saxon

    Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Thursday he has considered batting Vernon Wells in the No. 2 spot, the one ahead of superstar slugger Albert Pujols. That might sound nuts, considering last year Wells had a .218 batting average and .248 on-base p...

    Blog | March 01, 2012
  5. Los Angeles Angels' fate largely depends on how well Jerry Dipoto...

    Mark Saxon

    Angels' fate largely depends on how well Dipoto and Scioscia get along.

    Story | Conversation | February 28, 2012
  6. Good time to right a wrong

    Mark Saxon

    One of the biggest mistakes under outgoing general manager Tony Reagins happened about a year ago, well before the Vernon Wells-for-Mike Napoli trade that might have cost him his job. Reagins fired scouting director Eddie Bane. At the time, it see...

    Blog | October 26, 2011
  7. Mike Scioscia says he, ex-Los Angeles Angel Mike Napoli didn't cl...

    Mark Saxon

    Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Tuesday that personality conflicts with catcher Mike Napoli had nothing to do with the January trade that cost the Angels one of the most powerful hitters in the American League.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2011
  8. Tony Reagins steps down as Los Angeles Angels' general manager

    Mark Saxon

    Tony Reagins abruptly resigned as the Los Angeles Angels' general manager on Friday after the big-budget club failed to make the playoffs for the second straight season.

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2011
  9. Los Angeles Angels one player away from contention

    Mark Saxon

    The Angels could be contenders again by adding either a bat or an arm.

    Story | Conversation | September 28, 2011
  10. Hard to classify Los Angeles Angels' success in 2011

    Mark Saxon

    The 2011 Angels had their moments, but it's hard to classify success.

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2011
  11. Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia pulling one of his best ...

    Mark Saxon

    Mike Scioscia's effort on the bench this season has to be one of his best.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2011
  12. Trout, Conger and musical chairs

    Mark Saxon

    A few hours before Friday night's game with the Baltimore Orioles, Angels manager Mike Scioscia had Vernon Wells and Bobby Abreu in his office for one-on-one meetings. For Angels veterans, life is about to change. The arrival of the Angels' top pr...

    Blog | August 19, 2011
  13. Vernon Wells takes a seat (finally, but briefly)

    Mark Saxon

    It's Aug. 18 and Vernon Wells is batting .201. It's Aug. 18 and Vernon Wells has 15 walks and a .232 on-base percentage. It's Aug. 18 and Vernon Wells is not in the lineup. Unrelated phenomena, Angels manager Mike Scioscia said. Wells is get...

    Blog | August 18, 2011
  14. Los Angeles Angels in need of a youth movement

    Mark Saxon

    With the season slipping away, it's time for Conger and Trout to come back.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2011
  15. Angels 6, Orioles 1: Three Up, Three Down

    Mark Saxon

    Vernon Wells broke up yet another pitchers' duel with a ninth-inning grand slam and the Angels won their third straight game after a slow start coming out of the All-Star break. The Good: Trout sticks. A lot of people presumed Mike Trout would ...

    Blog | July 22, 2011
  16. Los Angeles Angels cautiously optimistic

    Mark Saxon

    One exciting win shouldn't turn the Angels into buyers in this season.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2011