After failing to reach the playoffs each of the past three seasons, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have splurged on established free agents Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton in recent offseasons. But as Only A Game’s Ron Schachter reports, the fate of this year’s Angels team may depend on a younger man.
It’s fairly obvious that New York Mets sounds better than Flushing Mets. But choosing the geography end of a franchise name isn’t always so simple. With more teams making changes, Doug Tribou talks to marketing professor Rich Campbell.
ESPN The Magazine’s senior baseball writer, Buster Olney, joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the deal that sent Albert Pujols, the biggest free agent of the offseason, to the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday.
This week on Only A Game, a look back at the 1968 Summer Olympics with SI Senior Writer Richard Hoffer. Also, the Los Angeles Angels try to regain their 2002 form, and…Here ye, Here Ye!…a competition featuring Town Criers.