All players on this roster have accumulated more WAR for the Angels than any other major league team. Players are listed alphabetically, followed by their Strat-o-Matic card being used and their position eligibility.
Players without the *** designation are listed in Baseball Reference’s top 1000 in career WAR.
Players with the *** designation are not listed in the top 1000, but are “invitees” to round out the team to fulfill these minimum requirements: 30 players — 18 position players (with at least 2 players rated at each position) and 12 pitchers (at least 7 must have a reliever rating).
Position Players (18)
Garret Anderson*** (2002, LF/CF), Erick Aybar*** (2011, SS), Kole Calhoun*** (2014, RF/1B), Brian Downing (BH, LF/C), Darin Erstad (2000, LF/CF/1B), Chone Figgins*** (2009, 3B/2B), Jim Fregosi (BH, SS/1B), Troy Glaus (BH, 3B), Wally Joyner (1987, 1B), Howie Kendrick (2014, 2B), Adam Kennedy*** (2002, 2B/CF), Bobby Knoop*** (1968, 2B), Mike Napoli*** (2009, C), Gary Pettis*** (1986, CF), Tim Salmon (BH, RF), Dick Schofield*** (1986, SS), Andrelton Simmons (2017, SS), Mike Trout (2012, CF/LF/RF).
Don Aase*** (1980, SP/RP), George Brunet*** (1965, SP/RP), Dean Chance (BH, SP/RP), Chuck Finley (BH, SP), John Lackey (2007, SP), Mark Langston (BH, SP), Bob Lee*** (1964, SP/RP), Troy Percival*** (BH, RP), Francisco Rodriguez*** (BH, RP), Nolan Ryan (HOF, SP), Scot Shields*** (2003, SP/RP), Frank Tanana (BH, SP), Jarrod Washburn (2002, SP), Jered Weaver (BH, SP).
03/28/19 Dropped Ervin Santana (2008, SP).
03/26/20 Added Andrelton Simmons (2017, SS), dropped Albie Pearson (1963, CF/RF).