Halos Now Suddenly In Picture For Manny Ramirez

UPDATE: The referenced interview in below post took place in December.  I was listening to the afternoon show on the station yesterday and for some reason I thought Scioscia’s comments were referred to as having actually taken place “this morning” - so I was under the impression that Scioscia’s interview was the same day.

Ken Rosenthal wrote it up at the time. Could’ve saved me some time!

You do 17,000 posts over eight years, occasionally this happens kiddos. Won’t be the last time.

Angels Manager Mike Scioscia guested Wednesday on the Angels-owned KLAA-AM “Sports Lodge” morning show hosted by Roger Lodge and Dave Smith in Orange County. While Scioscia is the manager of the team, it’s well-known throughout baseball that he also has significant say in the club’s personnel decisions.

Mike Scioscia Manny Ramirez

Two months ago, Angels GM Tony Reagins went on the same station and said the club had no interest in Manny Ramirez. But yesterday, Scioscia contradicted Reagins, saying the team “absolutely” had interest in signing Ramirez. Audio after the jump. Read more…