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Angels officially welcome 2-way star Ohtani
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Even as he emerged as the most sought-after free agent of this offseason and sparked a captivating courtship that lured most Major League clubs, there remained an air of mystery around Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani.

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Hamels Foundation hosts baseball clinics
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The Angels held a press conference on Saturday to introduce Shoehei Ohtani while Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels and his wife Heidi were holding their own event. The Hamels Foundation held two baseball clinics Saturday morning and afternoon at Trinity High School with approximately 500 North Texas youth players in attendance. Proceeds from the clinic benefit […]

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Eppler 'stunned' by Ohtani choosing Angels
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General manager Billy Eppler quite literally fell out of his chair when he received a call Friday morning informing him that Japanese two-way star Shohei Ohtani wanted to sign with the Angels.

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Diekman honored with Hutch Award
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Rangers pitcher Jake Diekman has been selected as the recipient of the 53rd Hutch Award and will be honored on Jan. 24 in Seattle. Diekman is the first Rangers player to receive the honor.

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McCullers helps rescue dogs find new homes
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Astros right-hander Lance McCullers Jr. and his wife, Kara, have helped facilitate the transport of about 150 dogs and cats to California in recent weeks to new homes and new lives.

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Angels will be MLB's must-see team in 2018
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This is what happens when you put Shohei Ohtani and Mike Trout together: You have baseball’s most interesting team. Say hello to your 2018 Los Angeles Angels.

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Ohtani's presence allows Angels to be creative
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Now that Japanese star Shohei Ohtani has chosen to bring his unique two-way talent to Anaheim, one significant question remains: How will the Angels use the right-handed pitcher/left-handed slugger?

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Gillick reflects on historic 2000 Winter Meetings
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While some in attendance at the 2000 Winter Meetings in Dallas remember it as the year of the ice storm, nearly everyone in the world of sports better recalls the bombshell deal that shook baseball and the Mariners’ contingent at the Loews Anatole Hotel where Major League executives were hunkered down riding out their own […]

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Mariners claim reliever Morin from Royals
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Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto reached into his past with the Angels on Friday, claiming right-handed reliever Mike Morin off waivers from the Royals. Morin pitched four seasons with the Angels until finishing last year with Kansas City.

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Mariners shift to Plan B with Ohtani off market
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With Shohei Ohtani casting his lot <a href=”https://www.mlb.com/mariners/news/shohei-ohtani-agrees-to-deal-with-angels/c-263134146″>with the American League West-rival Angels</a> on Friday, the Mariners are left to turn to Plan B now that general manager Jerry Dipoto’s primary offseason target is off the board.

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Coveted 2-way phenom Ohtani picks Angels
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In perhaps the coup of the offseason, the Angels have emerged as the winner of the Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes.

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Rangers shift focus after Ohtani chooses Halos
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The Rangers woke up on Friday morning looking for at least one more starting pitcher for their rotation. That is still the case after hearing the news that Japanese right-hander Shohei Ohtani intends to sign with the Angels.

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