LA ANGELS OF ANAHEIM
2015 PROJECTED STARTERS
As of 4/10/2015;
Catcher: CHRIS IANNETTA R/R Age 32
First Base: ALBERT PUJOLS R/R Age 35
Second Base: JOHNNY GIAVOTELLA R/R Age 27
Third Base: DAVID FREESE R/R Age 32
Shortstop: ERIK AYBAR S/R Age 31
Left Field MATT JOYCE L/R Age 30
Center Field: MIKE TROUT R/R Age 23
Right Field: KOLE CALHOUN L/L Age 27
DH: CJ CRON R/R Age 25
Batter Bench Notable: EFREN NAVARRO L/L Age 28
Starting Pitcher 1: JERED WEAVER R/R Age 32
Starting Pitcher 2: CJ WILSON L/L Age 24
Starting Pitcher 3: MATT SHOEMAKER R/R Age 28
Starting Pitcher 4: HECTOR SANTIAG R/L Age 27
Starting Pitcher 5: GARRETT RICHARDS R/R Age 26
Closer: HUSTOM STREET R/R Age 31
Pitcher Bench Notable: CORY RASMU R/R Age 27
NOTABLE INJURIES: JOSH HAMILTON starts the season on the DL/Suspension list, nagging injuries have kept GARRET RICHARDS and CORY RASMUS on the 15 day DL coming out of the spring..
PROJECTION: 2ND place in the AL West. Projected wins = 88.
MVP: MIKE TROUT
POTENTIAL ROOKIE IMPACT: ANDREW HEANEY (LHP) and KYLE KUBITZA (3B) might break into the mix in 2015.
COMMENTS: The Angels will miss the protection JOSH HAMILTON provides because they are very thin on the bench. They will be very competitive in the best division in baseball.