The 20 Greatest Los Angeles Angels of All-Time

The Los Angeles Angels franchise has existed since 1961. For the entirety of their existence, they have played in the American League. During their history they have been known by three names: Los Angeles Angels (1961 – 1964, 2016 – Present), California Angels (1965 – 1996), Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (2005 – 2015). The Angels franchise has won one World Series title (2002) and over 4,600 games.

Eligibility for position players requires 1,500 plate appearances, starting pitchers require 100 games started, and relief pitchers require 300 innings pitched.

  1. Mike Trout
    • Age: 19 – 26
    • Years: 2011 – 2018
    • Position(s): CF, LF

    Mike Trout
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    65.36 172 1065 4673 3870 793 1187 224 44 240 648 189 693 998 .307 .416 .573 .989

  2. Chuck Finley
    • Age: 23 – 36
    • Years: 1986 – 1999
    • Position(s): SP

    Chuck Finley
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    52.2 85 436 379 165 140 3.72 2675.1 57 14 0 1234 1107 1118 2151 18.9% 1.37

  3. Jim Fregosi
    • Age: 19 – 29
    • Years: 1961 – 1971
    • Position(s): SS

    Jim Fregosi
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    45.89 116 1429 5944 5244 691 1408 219 70 115 546 71 558 835 .268 .335 .402 .738

  4. Tim Salmon
    • Age: 23 – 35, 37
    • Years: 1992 – 2004, 2006
    • Position(s): RF, DH

    Tim Salmon
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    40.54 130 1672 7039 5934 986 1674 339 24 299 1016 48 970 1360 .282 .385 .498 .883

  5. Nolan Ryan
    • Age: 25 – 32
    • Years: 1972 – 1979
    • Position(s): SP

    Nolan Ryan
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    40.19 87 291 288 138 121 3.07 2181.1 156 40 1 847 743 1302 2416 26.3% 1.29

  6. Brian Downing
    • Age: 27 – 39
    • Years: 1978 – 1990
    • Position(s): LF, DH, C

    Brian Downing
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    37.79 128 1661 6912 5854 889 1588 282 22 222 846 27 866 759 .271 .370 .440 .810

  7. Bobby Grich
    • Age: 28 – 37
    • Years: 1977 – 1986
    • Position(s): 2B, 1B, SS

    Bobby Grich
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    34.93 126 1222 4876 4100 601 1103 183 20 154 557 27 630 758 .269 .363 .436 .799

  8. Frank Tanana
    • Age: 19 – 26
    • Years: 1973 – 1980
    • Position(s): SP

    Frank Tanana
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    34.42 84 225 218 102 78 3.08 1615.1 92 24 0 614 553 422 1233 18.6% 1.17

  9. Vladimir Guerrero
    • Age: 29 – 34
    • Years: 2004 – 2009
    • Position(s): RF, DH

    Vladimir Guerrero
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    22.75 138 846 3606 3237 544 1034 194 10 173 616 52 304 385 .319 .381 .545 .927

  10. Jered Weaver
    • Age: 23 – 33
    • Years: 2006 – 2016
    • Position(s): SP

    Jered Weaver
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    35.94 88 322 322 150 93 3.55 2025 14 8 0 838 798 539 1598 19.2% 1.19

  11. Troy Glaus
    • Age: 21 – 27
    • Years: 1998 – 2004
    • Position(s): 3B

    Troy Glaus
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    22.48 120 827 3479 2962 523 748 165 7 182 515 49 470 784 .253 .356 .497 .854

  12. Mark Langston
    • Age: 29 – 36
    • Years: 1990 – 1997
    • Position(s): SP

    Mark Langston
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    26.23 91 210 210 88 74 3.97 1445.1 34 5 0 690 637 551 1112 18.4% 1.31

  13. Torii Hunter
    • Age: 32 – 36
    • Years: 2008 – 2012
    • Position(s): CF, RF

    Torii Hunter
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    21.16 122 713 2993 2689 396 768 147 6 105 432 60 258 564 .286 .352 .461 .814

  14. John Lackey
    • Age: 23 – 30
    • Years: 2002 – 2009
    • Position(s): SP

    John Lackey
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    24.96 86 234 233 102 71 3.81 1501 14 8 0 702 636 441 1201 18.9% 1.31

  15. Dean Chance
    • Age: 20 – 25
    • Years: 1961 – 1966
    • Position(s): SP

    Dean Chance
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    20.48 82 223 168 74 66 2.83 1236.2 48 21 16 462 389 462 857 16.7% 1.23

  16. Darin Erstad
    • Age: 22 – 32
    • Years: 1996 – 2006
    • Position(s): 1B, CF, LF

    Darin Erstad
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    32.57 97 1320 5778 5258 818 1505 279 30 114 625 170 419 796 .286 .339 .415 .754

  17. Jim Edmonds
    • Age: 23 – 29
    • Years: 1993 – 1999
    • Position(s): CF, LF

    Jim Edmonds
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    20.41 118 709 2951 2644 464 768 161 12 121 408 26 274 558 .290 .358 .497 .855

  18. Howie Kendrick
    • Age: 22 – 30
    • Years: 2006 – 2014
    • Position(s): 2B, 1B

    Howie Kendrick
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    27.52 107 1081 4419 4117 534 1204 249 30 78 501 95 211 761 .292 .330 .424 .754

  19. Wally Joyner
    • Age: 24 – 29, 39
    • Years: 1986 – 1991, 2001
    • Position(s): 1B

    Wally Joyner
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    18.86 119 899 3774 3356 469 961 175 12 117 532 29 336 349 .286 .348 .450 .799

  20. Rod Carew
    • Age: 33 – 39
    • Years: 1979 – 1985
    • Position(s): 1B, DH

    Rod Carew
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    17.33 121 834 3570 3080 474 968 140 22 18 282 82 405 312 .314 .385 .391 .777

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