Based out of Anaheim, California, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, more commonly known as the California Angels, are a Major League Baseball team in the American League’s Western Division. Originally founded as an expansion club in 1961, the Angels have gone through several name changes, including the California Angels, before becoming the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. They play home games in Angel Stadium of Anaheim, lovingly called “The Big A.”
In existence as the California Angels from 1966-1996, the team moved to a new stadium in the early years, hence a name change. During the time the team was known as the California Angels, fame and recognition was easy to come by. Although they could not bring home a World Series title, the team was constantly ranked among the best teams in the AL West and the rest of the MLB franchise. Full of energy and great players, the California Angels saw some MLB greats wear the uniform with pride, including Cy Young Award winner Dean Chance and famed pitcher Nolan Ryan.
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