If you're an Angels' fan and history buff, you'll recognize many of the highlights below that call out the great players and moments that stand out among the Los Angeles Angels timeline.
A more complete visual timeline can be found inside Under the Halo: The Official History of Angels Baseball by Pete Donovan.
- May 5, 1962 - Bo Belinksy Tosses First No-Hitter in Angels History
- 1964 - Dean Chance's Cy Young Season
- 1966-1993: Nolan Ryan by the (Amazing) Numbers
- July 3, 1970 - Clyde Wright's No-Hitter
- October 1, 1970 - Alex Johnson Wins AL Batting Title
- April 6, 1973 - Frank Robinson's Debut
- 1979 - Don Baylor's MVP Season
- September 25, 1979 - Autry Has Another Champion
- June 26-27, July 9-11, 1982 - Six Big Wins
- July 6, 1983 - Lynn Hits Historic Grand Slam in All-Star Game
- 1986 - Wally World
- August 29, 1986 - The Great Comeback
- April 11, 1990 - Langston, Witt Combine for No-Hitter
- 1993 - Tim Salmon: Rookie of the Year
- June 10, 1997 - Jim Edmons: "The Catch"
- July 29, 1997 - Chuck Finley Becomes Angels' All-Time Leader in Wins
- May 15, 2003 - Arte Moreno Becomes New Angels Owner
- July 14-15, 2003 - Garret Anderson Shines as an All-Star
- June 2, 2004 - Vladdy's Big Night
- October 2, 2004 - Angels Rally for AL West Crown
- 1995 - 2004: Percival Sets Club Saves Record
- November 8, 2005 - Colon Wins the Cy Young
- June 18, 2007 - Figgins Collects Six Hits
- September 13, 2008 - K-Rod Becomes Single-Season Saves Leader
- August 18, 2009 - Nine For Nine
Everyone who has been associated with the franchise over the years has worked hard to build an organization of which our fans can be proud, and I think this book depicts the level of pride everyone within the organization feels for Angels baseball. —Mike Scioscia, Angels Manager
|Under the Halo: The Official History of Angels Baseball |
(Insight Editions, 2012)
Through first person accounts by Anels past and present, Under the Halo brings fans into the dugout with an all-star roster, including Garrett Anderson, Bert Blyleven, Rod Carew, Dean Chance, Chuck Finley, Nolan Ryan and many, many more!