No-Name Players Are Sometimes Better Than Established Veterans In Fantasy BaseballWe are two weeks into the 2016 Major League Baseball season, and already there are veteran positions players struggling to hit their weight. There also are experienced pitchers that can't find the strike zone at all. What do you do with these guys on your fantasy roster? It depends on the player and the situation, but in most leagues, there are always better alternatives on the waiver wire. The tough part is to decide if the short-term move will be better than long-term patience.
Angels Trade Aybar, Prospects To Braves For Andrelton SimmonsThe Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have acquired shortstop Andrelton Simmons from the Atlanta Braves.
Angels OF Matt Joyce On Concussion DL, Navarro RecalledLos Angeles Angels outfielder Matt Joyce has been placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list after colliding with Erick Aybar on Sunday.
Angels Beat Astros In 13 Innings, 2-1Los Angeles took two of three in the series to climb within 4 1/2 games of the AL West leaders.
Astros Hammer Out 3 Home Runs To Down Angels, 6-5Trout hit his ninth homer of the season in the fifth, sending it far beyond the fence in center field.
When It Comes To Your Fantasy Team, Always Be Looking For Someone BetterAs you approach the end of the first month of the fantasy baseball season, like all smart fantasy owners you must look every day for better players. Sure, you may like a guy on your bench who plays for the local nine, but fantasy baseball is won with the head—not the heart.
Angels Stay Hot By Defeating Rangers, 7-3, To Win 8 StraightErick Aybar hit a two-run home run early and eight Angels pitchers combined for a 7-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Thursday night, giving Los Angeles its eighth straight win.
Calhoun Scores 4 Runs In Angels' Extra-Inning Win Over TwinsKole Calhoun had three hits and scored four times, sliding into home for the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 victory Friday over the Minnesota Twins.
Eight Angel Pitchers Combine To Shut Out Athletics, 2-0The Los Angeles Angels used eight pitchers — a franchise record for a nine-inning game — in a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Saturday night that increased their AL West lead over the Athletics to four games.
Erick Aybar To Replace Alex Gordon For 2014 All-Star GameAngels shortstop Erick Aybar will join teammate Mike Trout in the 2014 MLB All-Star game in Minnesota, the league announced Thursday.
Aybar Hits 3-Run Homer To Lead Angels To WinErick Aybar hit a three-run homer, Matt Shoemaker pitched effectively into the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 7-5 on Thursday night.
Angels Keeping Rangers' Playoff Hopes AliveJoe Nathan feels like the Texas Rangers have been playing elimination games for a week.