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Angels closer Huston Street making progress toward contract extension
Angels closer Huston Street making progress toward contract extension

If Huston Street can't work out a contract extension with the Angels this spring, he will have only himself to blame. The veteran closer has acted as his own agent since 2012, when he negotiated a two-year, $14-million deal with San Diego. He says he's had "steady" dialogue with Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto about a new contract since December. "I think agents are beneficial to a lot of guys who are fringe players or superstars," Street said on Thursday, as the Angels' pitchers and catchers reported for spring training. "How do you say no to $130 million and end up getting $180 million? It takes an agent. "I'm not one of those...

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