Sun, 04 May 2014 23:12:23 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have not let recent bullpen woes bring them down, mainly because the team believes several strong arms are pitching in the minors. "It's funny, but right now, our primary weakness at the major league level is our primary strength at the minor league level," Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto said. "We have some really nice bullpen arms in the system, and that's fortunate."
Thu, 23 Jan 2014 23:09:14 -0800
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim general manager Jerry DiPoto told media the team is not looking for relief pitchers who have closing experience. Sources believe the team is set with RP Joe Smith as a setup guy and CL Ernesto Frieri as the main stopper.
Fri, 22 Nov 2013 18:50:04 -0800
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim general manager Jerry Dipoto said Friday, Nov. 22, that the team's No. 1 priority for the remainder of the offseason is finding help for the starting rotation, whether through free agency or via trade.
Tue, 08 Oct 2013 20:30:15 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim will bring back both manager Mike Scioscia and general manager Jerry Dipoto for the 2014 season despite year-long speculation that at least one of them would be dismissed after a four straight postseason absence. Scioscia is signed through 2018, while Dipoto is entering the final year of his deal.
Mon, 26 Aug 2013 00:18:12 -0700
Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia or general manager Jerry DiPoto could be let go at the end of the season. A report from Fox Sports' Jon Paul Morosi indicated friction between the duo, but Scioscia refuted those rumors. "There's no philosophical differences," Scioscia said. "Jerry and I are certainly, as far as our baseball philopsophies, in line."
Mon, 18 Feb 2013 15:36:40 -0800
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim general manager Jerry Dipoto said the team isn't looking to make any changes to their current rotation.
Sun, 16 Dec 2012 10:08:20 -0800
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim general manager Jerry Dipoto said signing OF Josh Hamilton was "Plan A" for the team this offseason. They expected to address their pitching situation by creating depth among position players and then making trades.
Thu, 25 Oct 2012 23:32:31 -0700
Although the return of OF Torii Hunter to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is not a done deal, the team refuted a report that it was unlikely to bring Hunter back. "Finding a way to fit Torii in is a challenge, but we have been open that we want him back," general manager Jerry Dipoto said. "We haven't closed the door on Torii and he hasn't closed the door on us."
Thu, 04 Oct 2012 18:32:07 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim owner Artie Moreno is said he be blaming general manager Jerry Dipoto for missing the playoffs and not blaming manager Mike Scioscia for the lack of postseason play.
Wed, 03 Oct 2012 23:58:19 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Garrett Richards is likely to rejoin the rotation for the 2013 season, barring any setbacks. "Garrett handled himself well at various points this season as a starter. He's got the pitch mix, he's got the delivery," Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto said.