Kendrys Morales

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Fantasy Baseball All-Star Edition: Which Players Do You Actually Want On Your Team?

Just because someone is an All-Star in the eyes of Major League Baseball doesn’t mean you need or want them on your fantasy baseball roster. In fact, it’s mostly irrelevant to smart fantasy owners. By looking the hitters and pitchers in line for the big honor this week, you can find assets you have that other clueless owners might want in a trade. Think about how to exploit that weakness in your fantasy baseball league this weekend.


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Time To Grab Some New Studs Before Anyone Else In Your Fantasy League Does

It’s still early in the season, and you don’t want to give up on key players too soon — even if they’re slumping through the first two weeks of the season. But smart fantasy baseball owners also want to make sure they grab rising stars while they can — and before it’s too late.


Peter Bourjos #25 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim attempts to bunt for a single in the ninth inning of an interleague game against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on June 10, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. The Angels defeated the Rockies 10-8. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Bourjos Looking For More Consistency This Season

The subject of trade rumors in recent months, Peter Bourjos once against figures to receive the first shot at winning the center field job on a team loaded with four center fielders.


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New Left-Hander Jason Vargas ‘Beyond Crafty’

The Angels thought enough of left-hander Jason Vargas to deal slugging first baseman and designated hitter Kendrys Morales to the Mariners for him over the offseason with the hopes that Vargas can help stabilize Los Angeles’ rotation.


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Angels Trade Kendrys Morales To Mariners For LHP Vargas

The Los Angeles Angels have traded power hitter Kendrys Morales to the Seattle Mariners for left-hander Jason Vargas.


SEATTLE, WA - AUGUST 31:  Kendrys Morales #8 (M) of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim celebrates with Torii Hunter #48 and Albert Pujols #5 after hitting a three-run homer against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on August 31, 2012 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Angels Beat Mariners 9-1, Win 5th Straight

Kendrys Morales drove in four runs and Torii Hunter had four hits, helping the Los Angeles Angels snap the Seattle Mariners’ eight-game home winning streak with a 9-1 win Friday night.


BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 23:  Kendrys Morales #8 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is congratulated by third base coach Dino Ebel #12 after hitting the go-ahead solo home run in the 10th inning against the Boston Red Sox during the game on August 23, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Angels Beat Red Sox 14-13 In Marathon Thriller To Complete The Sweep

Kendrys Morales led off Los Angeles’ two-run 10th inning with a solo homer, and the Angels completed a three-game sweep of Boston by outlasting the Red Sox 14-13 on Thursday night.


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Morales Powers Angels Past Rangers

Kendrys Morales homered from both sides of the plate during a nine-run sixth inning, capping the burst with a grand slam that sent the Los Angeles Angels romping past the Texas Rangers 15-8 Monday night.


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Kendrys Morales Has Historic Inning

Los Angeles Angels switch-hitter Kendrys Morales homered from both sides of the plate in the same inning Monday night, making him the third player in major league history to accomplish the feat.


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Morales Drives In 2 In Angels’ 4-2 Win In Seattle

Kendrys Morales had three hits, including a home run, scored twice and drove in two runs to help the Los Angeles Angels complete their first four-game road sweep of the Seattle Mariners in 27 years with a 4-2 victory Sunday.


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Weaver Records 1,000th Career K; Angels Beat A’s

Kendrys Morales hit his first homer in nearly two years and drove in four runs, and Jered Weaver recorded his 1,000th career strikeout while pitching five-hit ball into the seventh inning of the Los Angeles Angels’ 6-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night.


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Morales Back In Angels’ Lineup For First Time Since Early 2010

Although Albert Pujols’ debut with the Los Angeles Angels overshadows everything this weekend, Kendrys Morales’ return from nearly two years out with a broken ankle is also cause for celebration in Anaheim.


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Kendrys Morales Returns To Angels Lineup For 1st Time In 22 Months

Kendrys Morales made his first appearance in an Angels’ lineup since May 2010 and had two hits in Los Angeles’ 7-4 win over the Royals on Thursday.


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Angels’ Kendrys Morales ‘Looks Great’ According To Mike Scioscia

Los Angeles Angels first baseman Kendrys Morales has been cleared to run outdoors, the next step in his recovery from a broken ankle that sidelined him last season.


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Angels’ Morales Needs More Surgery, Out For Season

Angels first baseman Kendrys Morales won’t play this season after deciding to undergo another surgery on his left ankle.