A British Angel

“I honestly had no idea it was possible… I’m not really sure how [Great Britain] found out, but a coach contacted me in the middle of summer and asked if he could pass my information along to the Great Britain coach and asked if I was interested in playing, and I said, ‘Yeah, sure, that’dContinue reading “A British Angel”

Albie Pearson, A Little Angel

“Dear Mr. Haney,” the letter read, “I know you’re forming a new ball club and I can be had for peanuts… Angels in the UK Editor Matt Thomas, writes on the illustrious heritage of our Angels. At just 5ft5” or thereabouts, the diminutive native of Alhambra, California, was often reported to be the shortest professionalContinue reading “Albie Pearson, A Little Angel”

‘Mad Dog’ Lee Thomas

Known as ‘Mad Dog’ due to an incident on the Rio Hondo Golf Course that resulted in a three wood being launched into a tree… Angels in the UK Editor Matt Thomas, writes on the illustrious heritage of our Angels. Lee Thomas, a first baseman and outfielder of Illinois, was traded to the Angels inContinue reading “‘Mad Dog’ Lee Thomas”