Whicker: Angels’ pitching mess caused by many whiffs in the draft

Whicker: Angels’ pitching mess caused by many whiffs in the draft

The Dodgers weren’t the only history makers this fall. The Angels closed their fifth consecutive sub-.500 season. However you look at the hors d’oeuvre of 60 games, they had never done that before. In related news, the Angels were 13th in the American League in terms of gait prevention. They…

Angels sign slugging journeyman Scott Schebler to minor-league deal

Angels sign slugging journeyman Scott Schebler to minor-league deal

The Angels have signed outfielder Scott Schebler on a minor league deal, bringing in a player who hit 30 homers for the Cincinnati Reds in 2017, a source confirmed Saturday. Schebler, 30, has continued bouncing around in the majors for parts of six years, with the Dodgers, Reds and Atlanta…

Jared Walsh rises as bright spot in Angels’ lefty woes

Jared Walsh rises as bright spot in Angels’ lefty woes

ANAHEIM – The Angels’ place in the standings allows for two interpretations. At 21-30, they would be wise to take advantage of the season’s final nine games with an eye toward next year. Thanks to an expanded 16-team playoff field, the Angels are also mathematically alive for a postseason berth….

Rare rough start for Dylan Bundy sends Angels to another loss

Rare rough start for Dylan Bundy sends Angels to another loss

ANAHEIM — Dylan Bundy’s breakout season hit a speed bump. Bundy, the most pleasant surprise on the Angels roster in this forgettable season, tossed a clunker in a 9-6 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night. Justin Upton #10 of the Los Angeles Angels is welcomed into the dugout…