The Angel bullpen will continue to send out lots of moving parts.
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Fortunately for Angel fans, Donnelly’s best years are probably behind him.
He was one of the few Angel pitchers of this decade eager to defend Angel batters, winning over teammates despite his willingness to be a “replacement player” in 1995.
Sure, he tended to go to his mouth suspiciously, carried spare baseballs to the mound, was named in the Mitchell Report, and slathered his glove with pine tar, but Brendan Donnelly was a true competitor for the Angels and, for a short period, one of the best relievers in team history (his 2002 and 2003 seasons were remarkable).