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Locked on Angels
Welcome to Locked On Angels, your daily Angels Baseball podcast, hosted by Patrick Zajac, minor league baseball lifer and front seat rider on the emotional sports rollercoaster. On this show, we worship Mike Trout and still enjoy the subtleties of a well executed bunt as we long to Light Up the Halo on the last day of the season.
Sports & Recreation
1
Welcome to the Offseason
25 min
2
The Good, The Bad, and The Proud
27 min
3
Mike Scioscia's Emotional Exit
35 min
4
Friday Mailbag: #BeABillyver
28 min
5
Gear Grinder: Mike Scioscia, Go Away
20 min
6
Duds and (more) Duds w/ Stu Matthews
26 min
7
Friday Mailbag: Is Shohei Going to Take the ROY?
20 min
8
Too Many 2-Way Players?
20 min
9
Mike Scioscia Bobbling His Way Out of Anaheim?
29 min
10
Friday Mailbag: Trades, Trades, and Albert Pujols
24 min
11
Locked On Angels w/ Jared Tims
26 min
12
Taking All the "W's" from the hite Sox
38 min
13
Friday Mailbag: Shohei in 2019 and Fixing the P...
27 min
14
Gear Grinder: The Mike Trout Dilema
28 min
15
Wild West Wednesday: MLB Playoff Picture
23 min
16
Down On The Farm: Is Torii Hunter Jr. The Key F...
20 min
17
THE SHO GOES ON!
27 min
18
Friday Mailbag: What to Do With The Catchers?
20 min
19
Best in Sho?
21 min
20
Back to Our Losing Ways
26 min
21
WE WON A GAME!
17 min
22
Gear Grinder: Don't Throw at Sho
31 min
23
Here Comes Houston!
21 min
24
Gear Grinder: Advanced Statistics
25 min
25
Wild West Wednesday
20 min
26
Limping Into Arizona
The struggling Angels work their way into Arizona in shambles.
22 min
27
Trouble With Texas
The Angels continue their disappointing season dropping 3 games in Texas
21 min
28
The Bullpen Implosion Was Bigger In Texas
The Angels bullpen blows a game, Lucas answers Friday Mailbag questions
26 min
29
Sweeping San Diego
The Angels sweep the Padres, and we still need to figure out the closer situation
20 min
30
Taylor Ward Has Arrived
Taylor Ward makes his debut, and the Angels look to sweep the Padres!
16 min
31
Locked On Angels - August 14th, 2018 - Sho-No-No
Shohei Ohtani is progressing in his rehab to get back on the mound, but is this wise?
21 min
32
Locked On Angels - August 13th, 2018 - This is ...
Any optimists left before the Oakland series are surely gone by now...
18 min
33
Locked On Angels - August 9th, 2018 - Riding th...
An off-day before a big series against Oakland over the weekend
18 min
34
Locked On Angels - August 8th, 2018 - Changes i...
With an upcoming series against Oakland, the Angels get a good look at what youth can do for a roster
13 min
35
Locked On Angels - August 7th, 2018 - Happy Bir...
A celebration of Mike Trout and update on all things from the weekend...
16 min
36
Locked On Angels - August 2nd, 2018 - Halo Ship...
Another gut-punch loss, and the Angels could be reaching a new rock bottom on the summer
20 min
37
Locked On Angels - August 1st, 2018 - Nervous a...
The Angels look to contend in 2019, but can they put together a playoff caliber rotation in time?
16 min
38
Locked On Angels - July 31st, 2018 - Trading Ou...
Ian Kinsler leaves, but where does that leave the Angels moving forward?
22 min
39
Locked On Angels - July 30th, 2018 - Francisco ...
A stellar performance from Arcia helped lead the Angels to a series victory in Seattle
16 min
40
Locked On Angels - July 26th, 2018 - Bye-Bye Ma...
Could Martin Maldonado be the first of many on their way out of Anaheim?
18 min
41
Locked On Angels - July 25th, 2018 - Welcome to...
After yet another loss to the White Sox, a disappointing season has hit a new low
14 min
42
Locked On Angels - July 24th, 2018 - Hey it cou...
Inconsistency continues to ravage the Angels after a loss to the White Sox
22 min
43
Locked On Angels - July 23rd, 2018 - Light-year...
Plunging to .500, the Angels looked every bit as far behind to the Astros this weekend as the standings show
19 min
44
Locked On Angels - July 20th, 2018 - All Eyes o...
Shohei Ohtani has been cleared to start a throwing program, with hopes to pitch again this season...
16 min
45
Locked On Angels - July 19th, 2018 - Activate P...
Fresh from the All-Star Break, is there a legitimate shot at the playoffs for the Halos?
31 min
46
Locked On Angels - July 17th, 2018 - 2018 Isn't...
Part 2 of our selling plan for 2018 continues, as Lucas takes his turn playing Billy Eppler
26 min
47
Locked On Angels - July 16th, 2018 - A Plan to ...
With the Angels middling around .500, it's time for Billy Eppler to get this team ready to contend in 2019.
17 min
48
Locked On Angels - July 13th, 2018 - Appreciati...
Now tied with Griffey on the all-time home run list, it's time to reflect a bit on Pujols as an Angel
22 min
49
Locked On Angels - July 12th, 2018 - Frustratio...
Another pitcher down, potentially for more than just the rest of the season in Richards, and Lucas is upset
21 min
50
Locked On Angels - July 11th, 2018 - Say it Ain...
Garrett Richards exited last night's game due to forearm tightness and may need another DL stint
14 min
51
Locked On Angels - July 10th, 2018 - Halos Hot ...
With another Seattle series set to kick off, can the Angels compete and take down the surprising Mariners?
21 min
52
Locked On Angels - July 9th, 2018 - The Case fo...
A thrilling series win over the Dodgers, and all of us need to help out Simmons!
15 min
53
Locked On Angels - July 6th, 2018 - Where do we...
After a series loss in Seattle, where can Angels' fans go to find hope for the future?
22 min
54
Locked On Angels - July 5th, 2018 - It's NOT Over
David Fletcher continues to impress both in the box and in the field, filling some Halo fans with hope
19 min
55
Locked On Angels - July 4th - A requiem for the...
After another setback at the hands of the Mariners, the Angels find their season impossible to salvage.
8 min
56
Locked On Angels - July 3rd, 2018 - Let's Knock...
Quite possibly the only opportunity for the Angels to get back into the playoff race
21 min
57
Locked On Angels - July 2nd, 2018 - Can Shohei ...
Even with a series victory in Baltimore, the Angels find themselves further back in the wild card race
17 min
58
Locked On Angels - June 28th, 2018 - Can't Stop...
Another loss in Boston, and another injury continues to damper this Halo season
18 min
59
Locked On Angels - June 27th, 2018 - Things are...
After another drubbing at the hands of the Red Sox, the Angels will need a massive bounceback effort soon...
17 min
60
Locked On Angels - June 26th, 2018 - We Royally...
After a third straight loss, the inconsistency of the Angels continues to be baffling
21 min
61
Locked On Angels - June 25th, 2018 - State of t...
After a myriad of injuries and guys moving up from AAA, it's time to take stock of the rotation
18 min
62
Locked On Angels - June 19th, 2018 - Optimism w...
As the Angels continue to freefall, there is positive news regarding Shohei Ohtani's recovery
17 min
63
Locked On Angels - June 18th, 2018 - The Disabl...
Injuries continue to rack up, while the bullpen woes lead to tough losses in Oakland.
19 min
64
Locked On Angels - June 15th, 2018 - Preparing ...
After injuries to Ohtani and Richards, the Angels may have a spot open in the rotation
24 min
65
Locked On Angels - June 14th, 2018 - Injuries p...
Garrett Richards and Zack Cozart exit the finale in Seattle with injuries as the Halos struggle to pick up the pieces.
19 min
66
Locked On Angels - June 13th, 2018 - Mike Trout...
Mike Trout accounts for all of the offense in Seattle, and now the Angels are in danger of getting swept...
15 min
67
Locked On Angels - June 12th, 2018 - Time for B...
After a tough start to the series in Seattle, the Angels find themselves slipping out of the playoff race.
21 min
68
Locked On Angels - June 11th, 2018 - Surviving ...
The Angels have enough talent and juice in the rotation to survive the loss of Ohtani
24 min
69
Locked On Angels - Breaking News: Shohei Ohtani...
Shohei Ohtani has been diagnosed with a Grade 2 UCL sprain and his season is in jeopardy
9 min
70
Locked On Angels - June 8th, 2018 - Halo Trade ...
Friday Mailbag features questions about right field, the trade deadline, and Shohei Ohtani.
26 min
71
Locked On Angels - June 7th, 2018 - The loss of...
The Halos complete the sweep of the Royals, but suffer a big blow with the injury to Simmons.
19 min
72
Locked On Angels - June 6th, 2018 - Andrew Hean...
Andrew Heaney throws a complete game gem as the Halos take down the Royals
19 min
73
Locked On Angels - June 5th, 2018 - Mike Trout ...
Mike Trout had another huge night at the plate, willing the Angels to a comeback victory.
18 min
74
Locked On Angels - June 4th, 2018 - The Angel r...
After a phenomenal weekend from the starting rotation, the Angels picked up a much needed series victory.
22 min
75
Locked On Angels - June 1st, 2018 - Time to get...
After a less than stellar road trip, the Angels head home in search of more consistency.
26 min
76
Locked On Angels - May 31st, 2018 - Only Mother...
Despite a couple of rain delays, Shohei Ohtani found his groove to dominate the Tigers in a short stint.
20 min
77
Locked On Angels - May 30th, 2018 - Mike Sciosc...
Mike Scioscia picked up win #1600, cementing his spot in the top 20 all-time in managerial wins.
19 min
78
Locked On Angels - May 29th, 2018 - Garrett Ric...
After another lackluster start against the Yankees, Garrett Richards showed he cannot anchor the rotation.
20 min
79
Locked On Angels - May 25th, 2018 - Shohei Ohta...
The Friday Mailbag is back, and your questions highlight the show.
29 min
80
Locked On Angels - May 24th, 2018 - Kole Calhou...
While his struggles continue at the plate, Kole Calhoun's gold glove defense keeps him in the lineup...for now.
18 min
81
Locked On Angels - May 23rd, 2018 - Offense spu...
The Angel offense mustered only 4 hits and a costly error in the 1st inning only furthered our disappointment with the club currently.
17 min
82
Locked On Angels - May 22nd, 2018 - Halos trave...
After a disappointing homestand, the Angels seek to change their fortunes in Toronto.
23 min
83
Locked On Angels - May 21st, 2018 - Shohei Ohta...
Shohei Ohtani was masterful yet again on Sunday, proving he is the ace for the Halos
19 min
84
Locked On Angels - May 18th, 2018 - Possible mo...
After another tough loss, the Angels struggle to find what will click the rest of the season.
22 min
85
Locked On Angels - May 17th, 2018 - The Angels ...
Garrett Richards pitched 7 brilliant innings, but was unfortunately outclassed by Justin Verlander.
23 min
86
Locked On Angels - May 16th, 2018 - Making sens...
A tough loss spoiled a wonderful outing by Jaime Barria...
20 min
87
Locked On Angels - May 15th, 2018 - Andrew Hean...
Heaney threw a gem against the Astros, exemplifying what the rotation can be capable of this season.
24 min
88
Locked On Angels - May 14th, 2018 - Zack Cozart...
The entire Angel offense struggled with runners in scoring position, yet still managed a split against the Twins.
25 min
89
Locked On Angels - May 11th, 2018 - Shohei Ohta...
The hype surrounding Shohei Ohtani has seemed to have lost its luster, but the two-way player is still proving his critics wrong.
23 min
90
Locked On Angels - May 10th, 2018 - What to do ...
Kole Calhoun's struggles have created quite a dilemma for the Angels in right field, with no simple solution.
24 min
91
Locked On Angels - May 9th, 2018 - Hard Times f...
Ian Kinsler had another hit-less day, as his hold on the leadoff spot in the Halo order grows tenuous.
18 min
92
Locked On Angels - May 8th, 2018 - Should Mike ...
With the struggles mounting for Ian Kinsler, should the Angels consider Mike Trout leading off?
22 min
93
Locked On Angels - May 7th, 2018 - Pujols Makes...
Albert Pujols joined the 3,000 hit club on Friday, while Mike Trout feasted all weekend in the Pacific Northwest.
25 min
94
Locked On Angels - May 4th, 2018 - Get Ready fo...
Albert Pujols is one hit away from 3,000 for his career, and Safeco Field looks primed for the historic moment.
26 min
95
Locked On Angels - May 3rd, 2018 - Mike Trout B...
Mike Trout hit a mammoth blast to left while Pujols, Upton, Maldonado, and the rest of the Halo lineup joined in on the fun.
24 min
96
Locked On Angels - May 2nd, 2018 - Justin Upton...
After failing to come through with runners in scoring position in three separate at-bats, Upton cranked a walk-off shot in the 9th to salvage the victory.
24 min
97
Locked On Angels - May 1st, 2018 - Orioles Floc...
After a day off, the Angels hope to find their mojo at the plate with the Baltimore Orioles coming to Anaheim.
31 min
98
Locked On Angels - April 30th, 2018 - There's N...
Another tough weekend for the Halos, as the offense flounders during a 3-game sweep at the hands of the Yankees.
19 min
99
Locked On Angels - April 27th, 2018 - Mailbag F...
This Friday's show features a mailbag-heavy episode, with your questions taking the forefront.
30 min
100
Locked On Angels - April 26th, 2018 - Monthly H...
Angels Radio AM 830 Host Trent Rush joins the podcast to chat about his thoughts from the 2018 Angels thus far.
32 min
101
Locked On Angels - April 25th, 2018 - That's Wh...
In a wild back-and-forth affair, the Angels prove they can hang with the AL West's elite.
25 min
102
Locked On Angels - April 24th, 2018 - Skaggs Cr...
Tyler Skaggs went toe-to-toe with Gerrit Cole and the defending champions and came out on top!
28 min
103
Locked On Angels - April 23rd, 2018 - Mike Trou...
Coming into last week with much fanfare, the Angels fell back down to Earth with lackluster performances against the Red Sox and Giants.
29 min
104
Locked On Angels - April 20th, 2018 - Boston Sw...
The Angels never really looked locked in to the series against Boston, with the Red Sox in control in a dominant sweep.
29 min
105
Locked On Angels - April 19th, 2018 - Pitching ...
With the starting pitchers not working deep into games, the Halo bullpen continues to log too many innings.
23 min
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Locked On Angels - April 18th, 2018 - Blisters,...
Shohei Ohtani battled a layoff, blisters, and a scorching Red Sox offense to no avail, as Bostom routs the Halos in Game 1.
24 min
107
Locked On Angels - April 17th, 2018 - Shohei Oh...
After two superb starts against the A's, Shohei Ohtani faces his biggest test of the season against the Boston Red Sox.
30 min
108
Locked On Angels - April 16th, 2018 - Examining...
With a winning streak at seven and the first team to 13 wins in baseball, we examine other hot starts in American League to forecast where the Angels may end up.
24 min
109
Locked On Angels - April 13th, 2018 - Hats Off ...
Nick Tropeano made his first major league start since mid-2016, and he was spectacular.
30 min
110
Locked On Angels - April 12th, 2018 - Messin' w...
The Angels stormed through the Rangers, sweeping their AL West rivals in decisive fashion, and now get ready for Kansas City.
30 min
111
Locked On Angels - April 11th, 2018 - Offensive...
With 19 runs scored and 31 hits in two games against Texas, the Angels' offense is officially firing on all cylinders.
26 min
112
Locked On Angels - April 10th, 2018 - Stay Calm...
JC Ramirez needs Tommy John surgery and is out for the season, extremely testing the Angels' rotation depth less than two weeks into the season.
32 min
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Locked On Angels - April 9th, 2018 - Sho-Time i...
Shohei Ohtani nears perfection in his start on the mound Sunday, pitching 7 dazzling innings of shutout baseball.
28 min
114
Locked On Angels - April 6th, 2018 - What We Kn...
One week into the year, rotation questions persist as the Angels grind to a 5-2 record.
29 min
115
Locked On Angels - April 5th, 2018 - Cozart and...
The Halos grind out a series victory over the Indians, thanks to some timely hitting and lights out performance by the bullpen.
28 min
116
Locked On Angels - April 4th, 2018 - Let's All ...
After a stellar outing on the mound Sunday, Ohtani dazzled again, this time at the plate.
27 min
117
Locked On Angels - April 3rd, 2018 - Former Hal...
Mike Clevinger toed the rubber for the Indians at the Big A, and promptly shut down his former club.
27 min
118
Locked On Angels - April 2nd, 2018 - Shohei Oht...
The hype is officially back as Ohtani shows off his pitching prowess Sunday afternoon.
20 min
119
Locked On Angels - March 30th, 2018 - Thoughts ...
Angels fall to the A's in heartbreaking fashion on Opening Day, but let's remember there are 161 of these to go...
27 min
120
Locked On Angels - March 29th, 2018 - Bask in t...
Opening Day has finally arrived, as the Angels open the 2018 season in Oakland against the A's.
26 min
121
Locked On Angels - March 28th, 2018 - 2018 Seas...
The Halos find themselves in the thick of the playoff debate going into the season, but can they put it all together in 2018?
25 min
122
Locked On Angels - March 27th, 2018 - Key to th...
Albert Pujols needs to have a bounce-back season for the Halos to reach their lofty expectations this season.
24 min
123
Locked On Angels - March 26th, 2018 - Key to th...
As the only starting pitcher with Ace potential, Garrett Richards holds the key to the rotation.
25 min
124
Locked On Angels - March 23rd, 2018 - Opening D...
Halos Heaven and Scout Media writer Rahul Setty joins the show to discuss the state of the Angels roster ahead of Opening Day.
35 min
125
Locked On Angels - March 22nd, 2018 - A Crack a...
With one week until Opening Day, Pat takes his shot at predicting the 25-man roster.
26 min
126
Locked On Angels - March 21st, 2018 - Meaningfu...
Optimism abounds for the Halos in 2018, but simply being a playoff contender is damn special.
29 min
127
Locked On Angels - March 20th, 2018 - Time to P...
Andrew Heaney will miss his next spring start, testing the Angels supposed rotation depth early in 2018.
29 min
128
Locked On Angels - March 19th, 2018 - Let's Tal...
Another lackluster performance leads to more questions about Ohtani
26 min
129
Locked On Angels - March 16th, 2018 - Friday Ma...
You asked, we answered. Heavy episode with your questions about the Halos.
33 min
130
Locked On Angels - March 15th, 2018 - This is G...
The new pace of play initiatives sent shockwaves through the baseball world, but they're not so bad...
21 min
131
Locked On Angels - March 14th, 2018 - Postseaso...
The Halos bullpen is full of question marks, a harsh reality in 2018
22 min
132
Locked On Angels - March 13th, 2018 - Postseaso...
Reasons why the Angels will miss the playoffs, beginning with the starting rotation
24 min
133
Locked On Angels - March 12th, 2018 - Halo Chat...
Catching up with Taylor Ward of 247 Sports and getting his thoughts on the upcoming season
28 min
134
Locked On Angels - March 9th, 2018 - Why Mike M...
Returning to Kansas City, Moustakas was never a great fit for the Angels
26 min
135
Locked On Angels - March 8th, 2018 - Dreaming o...
The Halos defense projects to be elite and arguably the best in baseball
29 min
136
Locked On Angels - March 7th, 2018 - Postseason...
Part 3 of our 5 part series continues, this time with Nick Hamelin joining the show
32 min
137
Locked On Angels - March 6th, 2018 - Dreaming o...
The other hole in the Angels lineup, left field, was filled in a big way this offseason
25 min
138
Locked On Angels - March 5th, 2018 - Dreaming o...
Part 1 of a 5 part series on why the Angels will make the postseason
27 min
139
Locked On Angels - March 2nd, 2018 - Prospects ...
Brent Maguire joins the show to take a look at the Angels farm system
26 min
140
Locked On Angels - March 1st, 2018 - Our First ...
The regulars and new additions had their first foray into spring ball
27 min
141
Locked On Angels - February 28th, 2018 - Six Ma...
After a few weeks in Spring Training, we sit down with Jeff Fletcher to chat about the pitching staff
21 min
142
Locked On Angels - February 27th, 2018 - Greg H...
Are the Angels just exercising due diligence, or is there a fit here?
26 min
143
Locked On Angels - February 26th, 2018 - Shohei...
Ohtani excites and struggles in his Spring Training debut
25 min
144
Locked On Angels - February 23rd, 2018 - Behind...
The voice of the Angels joins the show to chat Spring Training baseball
48 min
145
Locked On Angels - February 22nd, 2018 - Angels...
Our first guest on the show, Trent Rush, discusses what the vibe is like in Tempe
44 min
146
Locked On Angels - February 21st, 2018 - What t...
The top 5 things we'll be watching closely in Tempe
31 min
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Locked On Angels - February 19th, 2018 - Offsea...
An introduction to Locked on Angels and a discussion on recent Angel moves
29 min