Hello, Angels fans. This is actually it now. There is one week left in the 2017 regular season, one week to determine whether the Angels will qualify for the American League wild-card game.
It is extremely improbable that they will. At 77-78, the Angels have seven games left, and the Minnesota Twins have six. Eleven of those outcomes need to finish in the Angels’ favor or they will be eliminated from the Oct. 3 game at Yankee Stadium.
There is that to think about, as well as the future. Many of you seem more focused on the future. Let’s get to your questions in this year’s penultimate mailbag.
Mike Trout is having a marvelous...