Sunday, April 12, 2009



















It's been a tough week in Angel-ville to say the least. So much has been written about the Nick Adenhart tragedy already that I thought with this column we'll try and focus on the games as much as possible.

If you want to discuss the events of last week as well as the rest of the season with fellow Angel fans I encourage you to sign up for the Angelswin forum where you can share you thoughts and feelings.

Steve Bisheff of the LA Times looks back at the most traumatic opening week ever.

Jeff Miller of the OC Register suggests the Angels ban beer sales for a night.

Torii Hunter urges everybody to think about their actions after they've had a drink.

Reggie Willits was recalled for Saturday's game vs. Boston. Obviously this wasn't the way he wanted to return to the Angels.

Now, back to the games. The Angels took 2 of 3 against the Boston Red Sox this weekend.

Josh Beckett is trash. In case you didn't see the incident where Beckett threw at Bobby Abreu's head after he called "time out" here's the video footage. You know it's pretty bad when the Boston announce team isn't defending him. There is not place for that in the game. Beckett did have every right to release the pitch, but he should have thrown to his catcher, not at Bobby Abreu.

Mike Scioscia had some words for umpire Joe West regarding Beckett's actions.

Injury updates.

Kelvim Escobar was shut down due to tightness in his shoulder. John Lackey and Ervin Santana however are both progressing well.

Vladimir Guerrero isn't ready to make throws from the outfield and will continue to DH.

Anthony Ortega will likely get the call when the Angels need a 5th starter in Minnesota next week.

Monday the Angels are off and will travel to start a series vs. the Seattle Mariners. Tuesday's game will feature Shane Loux facing Carlos Silva.
Love to hear what you think!

0 comments:

AngelsWin Media

AngelsWin.com Website Store

 photo t_zps6af139fc.gif
Copyright © 2013 Los Angeles Angels Blog | AngelsWin.com

AngelsWin.com is the unofficial website of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Our comments and views do not express the views of the major league club or anyone affiliate with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.  AngelsWin.com blog content, articles and opinions are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind.  We disclaim warranties, express or implied, including warranties for a particular purpose, accuracy, completeness, availability, security, compatibility and non-infringement.  Blog material, articles and other information furnished or supplied by you to AngelsWin.com become the ownership of AngelsWin.com for use at our discretion.  Your use of AngelsWin content is at your own discretion and risk. We do not warrant that any content here be error free that access thereto will be uninterrupted or errors will be corrected. We do not warrant or make any representations regarding  the use of any content made available through AngelsWin.com  You hereby waive any claim against us with respect thereto. AngelsWin.com may contain the opinions and views of other members and users. We cannot endorse, guarantee, or be responsible for the accuracy, efficacy or veracity of any content generated by our members and other users. The content of AngelsWin.com is intended for educational and entertainment purposes only. Such content is not intended to, and does not, constitute legal, professional, medical or healthcare advice or diagnosis, and may not be used for such purposes. Reliance on any information appearing on AngelsWin.com is strictly at your own risk. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. You should not act or refrain from acting on the basis of any content included in, or accessible through, the AngelsWin.com without seeking the appropriate legal or other professional advice on the particular facts and circumstances at issue from a lawyer or professional licensed in the recipient's state, country or other appropriate licensing jurisdiction.