Brian Fuentes

Dodgers executive Josh Byrnes is a candidate for Angels' GM position

Dodgers executive Josh Byrnes is a candidate for Angels' GM position

The Angels are bucking the trend. They are hiring a general manager, and that is all.

The Philadelphia Phillies just hired a president of baseball operations, who is in the process of hiring a general manager. The Boston Red Sox just hired a president of baseball operations, a general manager, and a senior vice president of baseball operations. The Dodgers implemented that structure last year.

The third man in the Dodgers' troika, Josh Byrnes, emerged Saturday as a candidate for the Angels' general manager position.

The Angels have concluded an initial round of interviews and could whittle their candidate list this week, though it is uncertain whether...

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