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  1. Angels plugged some holes in off-season, but how good they'll be remains an open questionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Sports Media 101

    ... base was a problem position the last two years. Danny Espinosa , the new choice, is a better defender than Johnny Giavotella , and might be a better hitter, too. His 24 home runs last season show he certainly has more power. Ben Revere, the new ...

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  2. Have the Los Angeles Angels done enough this off-season?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Halo Hangout

    ... strengthen the outfield and the bench. Grade B+. The Angels have survived the past two seasons with Johnny Giavotella at second base. While Giavotella did an admirable job over the past two seasons coming up with many clutch hits, but his defense ...

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  3. The new-look Los Angeles Angels will look to reclaim the AL West in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Halo Hangout

    June 26, 2016; Anaheim, CA, USA; Los Angeles Angels third baseman Jefry Marte celebrates with first baseman C.J. Cron , center fielder Mike Trout and second baseman Johnny Giavotella after he hits a sacrifice RBI in the ninth inning to bring in the game winning run against the Oakland Athletics at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Angels are closing the door on the offseason and will look to get back to winning ways.

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  4. Former UNO star Johnny Giavotella views minor-league deal with Orioles as a 'good opportunity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | NOLA.com

    Los Angeles Angels' Johnny Giavotella singles in a run against the Seattle Mariners in the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016, in Seattle. Johnny Giavotella has had to work for every opportunity he's received in the MLB and he knows that won't be changing any time soon.

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  5. Orioles sign former Angels second baseman Johnny Giavotella to minor league dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... The Orioles continued to fill out their organizational depth this week with the signing of second baseman Johnny Giavotella to a minor league deal. "I'm very appreciative of the new opportunity with the @Orioles!" Giavotella tweeted Thursday ...

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  6. Baltimore Orioles: O's sign Johnny Giavotella to minor-league dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Birds Watcher

    With the Baltimore Orioles in need of backup depth in the infield, the team signed Johnny Giavotella to a minor-league deal with an invitation to Spring Training. The Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a minor-league deal with second baseman Johnny Giavotella , according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports .

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  7. Orioles sign former UNO second baseman Johnny Giavotella to a minor league deal: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | NOLA.com

    The Baltimore Orioles signed former UNO second baseman Johnny Giavotella on Wednesday to a minor league deal, Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports reports. According to Heyman, if Giavotella was able to earn a spot on the team's major league roster, he will earn $1.1 million.

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  8. Buy or Sell? Los Angeles Angels playoff chances in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Halo Hangout

    ... his .209 batting average, 24 home runs, and 72 RBI's from last season. This will be a huge upgrade from Johnny Giavotella and Cliff Pennington. The Angels will also get some decent play from Maybin and Revere in what should be another attempt at a ...

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  9. Los Angeles Angels: Don't Write Them Off Too Soon in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Call to the Pen

    ... all-time high last season. He hit a career-high 24 home runs and drove in 72 runs. A vast improvement from Johnny Giavotella and Cliff Pennington . Eppler also acquired Cameron Maybin from the Tigers and signed Ben Revere . A platoon in left field ...

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  10. Los Angeles Angels Have Their Everyday Second BasemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Halo Hangout

    ... second-most in his career. Last season the Angels had a couple of players play the second base position. Johnny Giavotella and Cliff Pennington almost formed a platoon system at second base for the Angels. The second baseman slash line as a group ...

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  11. How Do Los Angeles Angels Address Hole At 2nd Base?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Halo Hangout

    Los Angeles Angels second baseman Johnny Giavotella hits an RBI fielders choice. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports With the Los Angeles Angels filling one of their most glaring holes in the past two seasons by trading for outfielder Cameron Maybin .

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  12. Player Report Card: Los Angeles Angels' Gregorio PetitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Halo Hangout

    ... defense, Petit is no Simmons by any means. But, he was arguably better than Angels' recent second baseman Johnny Giavotella . In the 89 games played this season, Petit committed 8 errors. His fielding percentage was .970. What Petit is most known ...

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  13. Los Angeles Angels: Major Takeaways From the 2016 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Call to the Pen

    ... the course of another 162 games? Also, the Angels came into the season with players like Daniel Nava , Johnny Giavotella and Carlos Perez expected to playing in a starting role. The rotation was filled with talented pitchers that came with some risk ...

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  14. Los Angeles Angels Will Not Recall Tim Lincecum, Johnny GiavotellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Call to the Pen

    Even with the expanded rosters in September, two prominent names will not be getting recalled to the Los Angeles Angels. Both Tim Lincecum and Johnny Giavotella have seen their seasons come to an end.

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  15. Second base still an issue for Angels, who get two homers from Cron in victory over RedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... that Howie Kendrick manned so effectively for nine years through 2014 was thrown into a state of flux when Johnny Giavotella, who played second for most of the past two seasons, was designated for assignment Aug. 20 and eventually demoted to triple ...

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  16. Los Angeles Angels closer Cam Bedrosian still weighing options, including surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... as the club's closer in early August. "I'm hopeful of pitching again this season, but I'm not sure." Johnny Giavotella does not appear to have the arm strength to play left field, shortstop or third base, but Manager Mike Scioscia said the second ...

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  17. KC Royals: Ex-KC Player Johnny GIavotella DFA'd By AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Kings of Kauffman

    KC Royals designated Johnny Giavotella for assignment in 2014. He caught on with the Angels in 2015 and has started for them the last two seasons.

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  18. Angels put 3B Escobar on 7-day concussion list; Cowart upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    ... of their top prospects, infielder Kaleb Cowart, from Triple-A. The Angels also designated second baseman Johnny Giavotella for assignment and reinstated first baseman C.J. Cron from the disabled list. Cron had surgery to repair a bone in his left ...

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  19. Angels DFA Giavotella, put Escobar on 7-day DLRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

    The Angels will take a look at a number of players at second base for the final six weeks of the season after designating Johnny Giavotella for assignment on Saturday as part of a slew of roster moves that also included activating C.J. Cron from the disabled list, recalling Kaleb Cowart from Triple-A Salt Lake and placing Yunel Escobar on the 7-day concussion DL. Angels manager Mike Scioscia said playing time at second would be split up between Cliff Pennington , Gregorio Petit and Cowart moving forward.

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  20. Indians erase early deficit, come back to beat Angels 5-4Read the original story

    Aug 14, 2016 | Ohio.com

    ... to make it 4-2. Mike Napoli followed with a ground ball up the middle that was fielded by second basemen Johnny Giavotella, who flipped it to shortstop Cliff Pennington. Lindor, running from first, beat the flip to second to score another run. ...

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