At 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, the Angels cleared out Minute Maid Park’s visiting clubhouse of reporters for an unusual team meeting. At 4:57 p.m., the first of their players began to emerge onto the field to stretch.
Losers of six straight games — a skid that turned the start of their season from enchanting to disappointing — they eschewed on-field batting practice and instead hit in the batting cages. And they talked.
Manager Mike Scioscia downplayed the significance of the session and declined to disclose what was discussed.
“We had a couple individual position meetings for guys to adjust some things,” Scioscia said. “I don’t think we’re going to publicly...