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Angels fire manager Joe Maddon, then go out and suffer 13th consecutive loss

Angels fire manager Joe Maddon, then go out and suffer 13th consecutive loss

A week ago, while addressing reporters in a tunnel between the visiting dugout and clubhouse in Yankee Stadium, Angels general manager Perry Minasian bristled at a suggestion that a major shakeup was needed for a team that had lost six straight games and was drifting toward mediocrity. “Our goal two months in is to be …

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Joe Maddon has an overall record of 157-172 in parts of five sasons as Los Angeles Angels manager.

Joe Maddon fired as Los Angeles Angels manager

If it was strictly up to Los Angeles Angels GM Perry Minasian, manager Joe Maddon might have been fired over the winter, with Buck Showalter replacing him. The Angels instead decided to wait, giving Maddon one more chance to turn around the Angels’ fate and end their seven-year postseason drought. Their patience officially ended Tuesday.  …

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Joe Maddon fired by Angels: Manager out in midst of 12-game losing streak, says he was surprised by decision

Joe Maddon fired by Angels: Manager out in midst of 12-game losing streak, says he was surprised by decision

Mired in the longest single-season losing streak in franchise history, the Los Angeles Angels made a change at manager Tuesday afternoon. The team announced Joe Maddon has been relieved of his duties, and third base coach Phil Nevin will serve as interim manager for the remainder of the 2022 season. Maddon’s firing comes on the heels …

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Angels' star Mike Trout laughs off questions about 'legendary' fantasy football league

Angels’ star Mike Trout laughs off questions about ‘legendary’ fantasy football league

NEW YORK — Mike Trout, the best player in baseball, the greatest of his generation, faced a bank of television cameras and a clutch of iPhone recorders. At long last, after 12 seasons, nine All-Star appearances and three MVP trophies, a blemish had emerged on his Hall of Fame résumé: He may not, according to …

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