Nolan Ryan

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2011

    Mike Napoli, Former Angels Catcher, Continuing to Humiliate Halos with World Series Heroics

    Those were the days...​This year's baseball World Series between the Texas Rangers and St. Louis Cardinals has been a thriller--two close games decided by one run, followed by two blowouts, followed by yesterday's thrilling Game 5, which saw the Rangers rally in the bottom of the seventh with two ... More >>

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    May 13, 2011

    10 Reasons to Love Ron Paul 2012

    ​Anti-war, pro-pot, anti-tax, libertarian, foe-of-foreign-aid cranks unite!Teabagger No-bi Wan Kenobi Ron Paul has announced he's running for president again."Time has come around to the point where the people are agreeing with much of what I've been saying for 30 years," the 75-year-old said thi ... More >>

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    May 12, 2011

    Texans Go Crazy for In-n-Out, Further Proof of State's Decline

    ​Texas, what the hell happened to you? You used to be, you know, Texas: a proud stretch of state, a country unto its own that didn't need the rest of us to tell you how to live. Where Tejanos, African-Americans, Czechs, Germans, Poles, and a hella lot other people created one of the great regional ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    Does Stubrik's Make the Best Bananas Foster in OC?

    ​My birthday tradition with the cousins I grew up with and my best friend is to have dinner at Stubrik's, that classic Fullerton steakhouse that knows charred beef the way Nolan Ryan knows how to fling a baseball. I'm usually so stuffed after knifing through one of its slabs that I have no room fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2010

    Move Over Mickey--MLB All-Star FanFest Comes to Anaheim

    Kevin Short​Swap out your Mickey ears for a baseball cap this weekend--the Disney Empire will forfeit its reign over Anaheim to the Major League.The 20th Annual MLB All-Star FanFest, "an interactive baseball theme park and the largest baseball fan event in the world," opens in the Anaheim Conventi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2009

    John Lackey Goes to Red Sox: Good Riddance, or Good God, No?

    ​I'm of two opinions regarding the news that longtime Anaheim Angels pitcher John Lackey (the big lug above) has left your Halos for the accursed (as opposed to cursed) Boston Red Sox. One is: who cares? Is an ace really an ace when he has a career 3.81 ERA, only two truly great seasons out of sev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2009

    Will Vlady Be First Player Inducted in Hall of Fame as an Angel?

    Rod Carew, Reggie Jackson, Eddie Murray, Frank Robinson, Nolan Ryan, Don Sutton, Hoyt Wilhelm, Dave Winfield AND RICKEY HENDERSON are enshrined in baseball's Hall of Fame. All spent parts of their careers in Anaheim playing for the Angels. But none of the inducted members elected to b ... More >>

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    June 21, 2007


    On deck with weekend warriors angling for the mighty Humboldt squid

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    December 30, 2004
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    October 21, 2004
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    August 22, 2002

    Voices of Angels

    Smith and Markas describe the action as the Anaheim Angels head toward baseball heaven

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    October 28, 1999