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  1. Can Craig Gentry Revive His Career With the Angels?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Halo Hangout

    Angel fans are surely familiar with new outfielder Craig Gentry, who has spent his entire career in the AL West. He played his first five seasons with the Texas Rangers, then played the last two with the Oakland A's.

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  2. Commentary: As offseason enters home stretch, Halos still have needs to addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Examiner.com

    With just over six weeks until pitchers and catchers report to Tempe, Arizona, the Halos already have what should be a new identity, but one that is still unfinished. Gone is Erick Aybar, the other half of a longtime double play combination with Howie Kendrick.

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  3. Commentary: Angels in contention, but need to fix problems within divisionRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Off to bad starts in previous years, the Angels have actually put themselves in position to contend not only for a wild card berth, but also the AL West crown. To do that though, the team must start winning games within the division.

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  4. Texas Rangers fall just short of ultimate goal in 2011 World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Although the 2011 season ended in a disappointing fashion for the Texas Rangers , there is still plenty to be proud of from this group of guys. It was the most successful season in franchise history, reaching Game 7 of the World Series .

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  5. Rangers and Angels prepare for game two of seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2011 | Examiner.com

    The Texas Rangers and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim will play game two of their three-game series tonight at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The Rangers took game one last night by a score of 11-7, increasing their AL West division lead to three games.

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  6. MLB Spring Training: Texas Rangers Full PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Call to the Pen

    Sep 29, 2015; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre hits an rbi double during the fourth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports After capturing the division title last season and making a solid appearance in the ALDS, the Texas Rangers are the reigning kings of the AL West.

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  7. Ma s GM Dipoto confident in overhauled rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | HeraldNet

    ... this roster," said Dipoto, who took over a team that went 76-86 last season and finished fourth in the American League West. "Now as I sit here four-plus months later, I think we did what we said we were going to do. I feel very confident that our ...

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  8. Moving time for Halos as middle of season begins.Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Two months into the 2015 season, the Angels are right about where most would expect them to be: in contention in the American League West and wild card races. However, that the veteran-laden Halos find themselves chasing the surprising Houston Astros was something that nobody could have predicted when teams gathered in Florida and Arizona in February.

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  9. Sweet Lou is BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Blog Red Machine

    ... team tied the major-league record for most wins in a season with 116. The Mariners ultimately won 3 American League West titles in 10 years under Piniella's franchise transformation. From 2003-2005, Piniella managed his hometown Tampa Bay Rays, ...

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  10. Texas Rangers hitting fans with first ever Super Bowl adRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... rcial will include behind the scenes footage of manager Jeff Banister and the team during last season's American League West title run.

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  11. Mariners Hall of Famer Lou Piniella hired by Reds as senior advisor to baseball operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Seattle Times

    On Sept. 18, 2002, Mariners Manger Lou Piniella went berserk when umpire C.B Bucknor called Ben Davis out at first, ending the ninth inning and costing Seattle a win in regulation play.

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  12. A's head into 2016 with a so-so roster and lots of ground to regain in divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Examiner.com

    As the time for pitchers and catchers to report to Major League Baseball's spring training approaches, it's time to look at the 2016 Oakland Athletics current depth chart and assess it for what it is: average, at best. With the A's limited salary/budget, it's a solid team, but this probably is not a roster that is going to compete for the American League West Division this year.

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  13. Commentary: Dog days hitting Angels hard as stretch loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The Angels find themselves in an all-too-familiar position entering the season's stretch run, and this time there might not be a way to get saved by the rest of the division. Following three-game sweep by the Chicago White Sox, the Halos are two games behind the Houston Astros in the AL West race with two games in hand and six head-to-head matchups remaining.

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  14. Mariners' Lee Dae-ho remains 'confident' ahead of preseason competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Korea Herald

    He might not have signed the major league deal that he'd earlier envisioned, but South Korean slugger Lee Dae-ho, who recently joined the Seattle Mariners on a minor league contract, said Friday he's seeing the glass half full. The first baseman/designated hitter will have to battle for a big league job when the Mariners' position players report to spring training in three weeks.

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  15. Halos legend Fregosi critical after multiple strokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Former Angels player and manager Jim Fregosi was fighting for his life in a Miami hospital on Thursday after suffering multiple strokes while on an MLB Alumni cruise in the Cayman Islands, according to multiple news reports. The 71-year-old was stabilized in the Caymans, transported to Miami and had remained on life support until Thursday, when the system was removed and Fregosi was placed under sedation.

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  16. Predicting MLB Offseason's All-Bust Team for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | BleacherReport

    This offseason, Major League Baseball clubs have spent roughly $2.5 billion on free agents and pulled off a handful of big-ticket trades on the side. Well, as much as we hate to be the bearers of bad vibrations, some of this excitement is inevitably going to result in buyer's remorse.

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  17. Lee Dae-ho faces uphill battle for regular gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Korea Herald

    ... a Gold Glove winner at any position. The Mariners, coming off a 76-86 season to finish fourth in the American League West, signed Lee for his bat, but since they don't appear to have a pressing need either at first base or DH, Lee is expected to be ...

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  18. Korean slugger Lee Dae-ho signs minor league deal with Seattle MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Korea Herald

    ... Lee and Choo played on the same elementary school team in the southern port city of Busan. The two American League West clubs will meet each other 19 times during the regular season. Listed at 194 centimeters and 130 kilograms, Lee is a former Korea ...

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  19. look Mariners talk playoffs - Tuesday, 02 February 2016 00:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Tualatin Times

    But Dipoto has 27 years of pro baseball experience as a player and front-office executive, including 3 1/2 seasons as GM of the Los Angeles Angels, from 2011 until his July 1, 2015 resignation after repeated disagreements with manager Mike Scioscia. Dipoto makes it clear he will settle for nothing but an end to the Mariners' major-league-long 14-year playoff drought when the dust settles on the 2016 campaign in early October.

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  20. Cruz and Holland lead Rangers over Angels in game one of AL West showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2011 | Examiner.com

    The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim came into Arlington riding a six-game win streak. The Texas Rangers were coming off arguably their worst three-game stretch of the season.

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