Angels figure to remain as is

As second half begins, team doesn't figure to add any major parts as it chases Texas

Updated: July 14, 2011, 8:23 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

About a week ago, the Los Angeles Angels began the process of discussing hitters who could help them boost the No. 21-ranked offense in the majors, but they still don't appear willing to budge much from the $140 million payroll they started with this season.

In other words, they could be shopping in the bargain bin later this month, unlike at the previous few trade deadlines.

"They're pinching pennies; that's all I can say," one informed baseball source said.

In a radio interview ...

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