Trades Boost Dodgers’ Chances To Spend Internationally
LOS ANGELES—Among other things, baseball’s current labor agreement put into place a new system limiting how much teams can spend to sign international amateurs. But the Dodgers are finding ways [...]
Dodgers Midseason Update: Yasiel Puig’s Banner Debut Highlights First Half
Best Player: With fewer than 100 plate appearances in professional baseball before this spring, Cuban outfielder Yasiel Puig took the Dodgers spring training by storm, batting over .500 in Cactus [...]
Sisk Could Fill A Need For Angels
He wasn't able to make a trade for Dan Haren, losing the veteran to free agency. But Dipoto did deal Ervin Santana to the Royals for minor league reliever Brandon Sisk, 27, who steps into an area of particular need in the Angels system: lefthanded relief.
Angels Lose DiSarcina To Red Sox
There have been headline-grabbing, mega-millions moves at the major league level in each of Jerry Dipoto's two winters as Angels general manager. At the same time, however, Dipoto has taken the Angels' scouting and player development departments through a virtually complete makeover.
Angels’ Cowart Has Opportunity Ahead Of Him
Third base is the Angels' only infield position that still carries a question mark for the future. The position belongs to Alberto Callaspo at this point. But the Angels are not committed to Callaspo beyond 2013—opening the door for a quick rise to the big leagues if top prospect Kaleb Cowart is up the challenge.
Angels’ Cassevah Ends Season On A High Note In AFL
When the 2012 season ended, righthander Bobby Cassevah figured his next assignment would be somewhere in Latin America when winter ball started.